Building Storm: The best LEGO women heroes 

There have been some awesome women LEGO characters over the years – here are some of the finest original LEGO heroes from the past 45 years of minifigures. When we look to the LEGO Group’s in-house IPs, women are fairly…

Three great tips for displaying underground LEGO sets   

With 76417 Gringotts Wizarding Bank – Collectors’ Edition demonstrating the challenges of displaying models with underground areas, here are some tips for displaying LEGO sets that are at a subterranean level. The reveal of 76417 Gringotts Wizarding Bank – Collectors’…

Innovative BIONICLE parts still used in LEGO sets today

Did you know that LEGO BIONICLE elements have been integrated into the system and are still used in regular sets today? See some of the LEGO sets that contain BIONICLE parts... One of the LEGO Group’s most beloved and divisive…

Remember the LEGO BIONICLE set that came with a soundtrack CD?

BIONICLE had it all – the figures themselves, a website, comic books, novels... and a soundtrack?! Oh yes. Here's the LEGO soundtrack that you might well have forgotten... The arrival of BIONICLE canisters across the world in 2001 marked a…

Top 5 functions in LEGO BIONICLE sets

LEGO BIONICLE might be known for amazingly constructed characters, but there are some amazing functions within the theme too. Blocks is picking out five of the finest. Jaws and claws feature in most LEGO BIONICLE sets, but amazing technical features…

Blocks magazine celebrates milestone in Issue 100 with exclusive LEGO interviews

Find out how the monthly LEGO magazine is celebrating 100 issues. Blocks has interviews with two of the most beloved LEGO talents around – Jamie Berard, star of LEGO Masters, and Niels Milan Pedersen, creator of the classic LEGO Pirates theme. To really make the most of the beautiful LEGO cake cover, you can get a deal on the limited edition poster when you buy Issue 100 of the LEGO magazine for fans.

LEGO 40581 BIONICLE Tahu and Takua – the Blocks review

There's a new LEGO BIONICLE set, years since the last time the theme appeared in the portfolio. 40581 BIONICLE Tahu and Takua is coming this month as a LEGO.com freebie. LEGO BIONICLE is back – seven years after the original…

The best of BIONICLE: The commercials

BIONICLE commercials were more than just typical product showcases showing children interacting with the latest LEGO products – many of them told a story. Blocks, the LEGO magazine for fans, is looking back at some of the best ads. It's…

Why every LEGO fan should know the BIONICLE story

Blocks magazine is getting the inside story of LEGO BIONICLE as the classic theme turns 20 years old – and every LEGO afficiando, whether or not they like constraction sets, will want to read it. BIONICLE is a strange old…

Limited edition poster celebrates LEGO BIONICLE at 20

LEGO BIONICLE is celebrating the theme's 20th anniversary this year and as well as our in-depth behind-the-scenes cover feature in Blocks magazine 85, we are offering a limited edition poster to mark the occasion. Issue 85 of Blocks, the LEGO