Blocks magazine Issue 102


Captain Redbeard is back in Issue 102 of Blocks, the monthly LEGO magazine. Find out how the LEGO House exclusive set was designed and learn how to build a LEGO Pirates parrot buddy for the upscaled minifigure. Ready for new Indiana Jones sets, Blocks look at how the theme began. Find out about Iron Builder, a contest more daunting than LEGO Masters. Subscribe before May 3, 2023 to be in with a chance of winning Technic 42154 2022 Ford GT!

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Blocks, the monthly LEGO magazine, is covering the return of Captain Redbeard, LEGO Indiana Jones, Iron Builder, building cameras for minifigures and much more in Issue 102.

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Captain Redbeard is back! The beloved LEGO Pirates character has been upscaled in the new LEGO House exclusive 40504 A Minifigure Tribute set – and Blocks has the inside scoop. The designers behind the model reveal all and the creator of LEGO Pirates, Niels Milan Pedersen, gives his verdict.

You can also build a classic parrot at the right scale for Redbeard using the exclusive instructions found in this issue – you just need to gather up the bricks!

  • With LEGO Indiana Jones returning, Blocks looks back at the original theme that arrived 15 years ago and what it offered. It’s the perfect way to get ready for new LEGO Indy adventures.
  • The LEGO Star Wars design team discusses what goes into making Clone Trooper helmets and Brickmaster Milan Reindl reveals how he carefully constructed 42154 2022 Ford GT.
  • Learn how to build cameras for your minifigures so that they can snap their colourful world or use our guide to get some ideas for building a massive project.
  • Read reviews of LEGO Star Wars helmets, 10316 The Lord of the Rings Rivendell, 21339 BTS Dynamite, Collectible Minifigures Series 24 and more.

There’s much more within the 116-page LEGO magazine, including how the LEGO Group expanded into Germany, the 10 best LEGO Disney sets and a retrospective on 1990s LEGO Police.

Blocks is giving away Technic 42154 2022 Ford GT! To be entered into the prize draw and to get Blocks magazine delivered every month – ahead of the shops – check out the money-saving subscription deals available.

Everyone who subscribes to the print edition by April 5 will be in with a chance of winning (existing subscribers will automatically be entered into the prize draw).