Tagged: collector

Secrets of the Lego factory

Here’s a behind the scenes tour of the LEGO factory in Billund, Denmark – where we make almost five million bricks an hour!

Black Lotus

Magic: The Gathering is a card-collection game of course, so it makes sense some of its cards would be, well, collector’s items. One just fetched more than 74.879 Euros in an eBay sale. As noticed by Kotaku, the...

Happy birthday, Lego Minifigure!

The LEGO minifigure is 40 today! The first minifigs as we know them first appeared in 1978. That year, 37 sets containing 40 different figures were produced: Town, Space and Trains, plus of course the classic 375 Castle. To...

1980s action figures

TheCrafsMan SteadyCraftin presents some action figures from the 1980s, and one from the 1990s… Let’s get weird…

Jabba the Hutt’s Sail Barge by Hasbro

At Toy Fair 2018, Hasbro announced their most ambitious Star Wars vehicle in the 3-3/4 inch action figure scale to date: Jabba the Hutt’s Khetanna, commonly known as his Sail Barge. The proposed toy...

Tron Legacy is getting an official Lego set

Thanks to LEGO Ideas, we’ll soon be seeing a modern-era light cycle with Sam Flynn. This set beat out several other popular license ideas, including Power Rangers and The Office. But Disney was probably easier to clear all the hurdles...

Lego archive vault

The name ‘LEGO‘ is an abbreviation of the two Danish words “leg godt”, meaning “play well”. It’s our name and it’s our ideal. The LEGO Group was founded in 1932 by Ole Kirk Kristiansen....

Lego UCS Millennium Falcon

In honor of The Last Jedi (on the eve of Force Friday), LEGO announced its latest iteration of Han’s Corellian freighter. And, for LEGO Master Builders and aspiring Jedi alike, it’s breathtaking. This certainly isn’t LEGO’s first foray into Star Wars sets,...

Music archeology

For generations, record collectors have played a vital role in the preservation of musical and cultural heritage by “digging” for obscure music created by overlooked artists. These music “archeologists” are consumed by a desire...