What’s coming from the LEGO Group in 2023?

It’s a new year and a new start, which means it’s time to catalogue the LEGO collection after those holiday additions and redecorate displays for a fresh look. Already there have been plenty of LEGO news and the spring waves…

Blocks magazine Issue 98 features Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen and LEGO Avatar

It’s time for Blocks, the monthly LEGO magazine, to wrap up 2022 and the LEGO Group’s 90th anniversary year with a bang – Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen discusses his innovations in the 1980s, LEGO Avatar gets a deep dive and LEGO…

Best LEGO products to buy for Christmas 2022

Here are some of the best LEGO Christmas sets and other products for 2022 that will bring you some festive cheer, from the Guardians of the Galaxy to shopping on 10308 Main Street. It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Which was the best year for LEGO sets?

Daniel Konstanski ponders a controversial question... which year was the best for LEGO sets? I often have to drive several hours to job sites for my non-LEGO-related day job as an engineer, which gives me time to ponder questions. Sometimes…

Does the LEGO Group celebrate too many anniversaries?

This year has marked 90 years since the LEGO Group was founded. It’s very worthy of celebrating, an incredible milestone that we dedicated an entire special issue of Blocks magazine to. But in the years leading up to this, the…

How do you choose a favourite LEGO set?

Daniel Konstanski thinks about how to answer the almost impossible question – what is your all-time favourite LEGO set? I had the pleasure of briefly participating in the 2019 Beyond the Brick 24-hour livestream to raise money for charity. Despite…

Best LEGO Star Wars sets to build your Clone Army

LEGO sets based on the hit animated TV show, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, have led to a plethora of awesome models suitable for building up the two armies involved in the Clone Wars – the Republic’s clone army, and…

LEGO 10304 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 1969 gets a test drive in Blocks magazine Issue 95

There are some exciting new adult sets reviewed in Issue 95 of Blocks, the LEGO magazine for fans – 10304 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 1969 and 10306 Atari 2600 both go under the spotlight. The latest issue of Blocks, the LEGO

A history of the LEGO Star Wars Jedi Starfighter

With the release of 75333 Obi-Wan Kenobi's Jedi Starfighter, Blocks, the LEGO magazine for fans, is looking back at how this vehicle has fared in LEGO sets over 20 years. 2022 marks 20 years since Star Wars Attack of the…

Five Star Wars diorama sets we’d like to see based on the sequel trilogy

Love them or hate them, the films in the Star Wars Sequel trilogy (namely, The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker) at least opened up new worlds and alien species for fans of the franchise. With…