Comic-Con: LEGO Unveils Rancor Pit, Maul Exclusive

By Mike — Sunday, July 15, 2012

LEGO has come a long way from yellow only mini-figures. Their new Rancor set is pretty spectacular and includes a Rancor monster, Jedi Luke, Rancor Keeper, and a Gamorrean Guard for pork rind snacking purposes.

LEGO Press Release Reveals SDCC Plans, 2013 Hints

By Adam Pawlus — Wednesday, July 11, 2012

It's that time again! LEGO is getting ready for Comic-Con, and they sent along some announcements of what they'll be bringing along... like a Rancor Pit.   The full press release is after the jump.


By Mike — Wednesday, July 11, 2012

LEGO announces the new and utterly spectacular UCS B-Wing Fighter that is slated for release in October. The latest entry in their premium collector range includes 1,486 pieces and priced for $199.99. More info and a video after the jump!

LEGOS In Space

By Mike — Thursday, May 24, 2012

John from JP Aerospace Blog sent in this awesome photo of a Star Wars LEGO dogfight featuring an X-Wing and TIE Fighter from 97,000 feet into space with the aid of a balloon.


LEGO: May The 4th Be With You Event

By Mike — Friday, April 27, 2012

LEGOShop will be holding their own May The 4th Be With You event on May 4th and 5th featuring exclusive Star Wars deals and offers.


Special Report: LEGO Star Wars Miniland Expansion

By Mike — Thursday, March 29, 2012

It's a one year anniversary of sorts, as LEGOLAND celebrates the launch of the Star Wars Miniland expansion in their Carlsbad, CA park. The 1:5 scale dioramas represent all 6 films and The Clone Wars television series utilizing over 1.5 million bricks. LEGOLAND held their ribbon cutting ceremony this morning and invited 22 kids from The Make A Wish Foundation. Members of the 501st Legion were also in attendance.

Image Bank: LEGO Miniland Expansion Event

By Mike — Thursday, March 29, 2012

We have uploaded over 220 photos from this morning's LEGOLAND Star Wars Miniland Expansion launch event. Spanning every episode of the Star Wars saga including a theme from The Clone Wars, LEGO's Star Wars Miniland is truly a sight to behold. 

New LEGOLAND Models Revealed For New Gallery And Miniland Expansion

By Mike — Tuesday, March 27, 2012

LEGOLAND®California’s Master Model Builders, Gary McIntire and Ryan Ziegelbauer, installed a new LEGO® model of a Jawa sandcrawler in LEGO® Star WarsMiniland today as the family theme park prepares to reveal the expanded area to the public on March 29.


LEGO Announces UCS R2-D2

By Mike — Friday, March 16, 2012

LEGO adds another fantastic set to their Ultimate Collector Series assortment this May. The UCS R2-D2 features a rotating head, retractable leg, and opening front panel. Check out all the details and a preview video with LEGO designers.

Opee Sea Killer Highlights Miniland Expansion

By Mike — Wednesday, February 29, 2012

A giant Opee sea killer has arrived at LEGOLAND® California!


Toy Fair: The LEGO Star Wars Report

By Mike — Tuesday, February 14, 2012

LEGO announced a renewal of their Star Wars license at Toy Fair translating a successful thirteen years of not only fun and creative construction sets, but also a transformation into a global property that also includes theme parks, video games, and television. Not that the construction sets have played second fiddle either. LEGO reported over 200 million sets sold since 1999, making it one of the most successful toy lines.

The Force Is Strong With LEGO For 10 More Years

By Mike — Monday, February 13, 2012

LEGO has renewed their Star Wars licensing agreement with Lucasfilm for another 10 years. Their Star Wars line has experienced tremendous growth over the past six years and ranks among the best selling global toy lines, with an excess of over 200 million boxes sold since it debuted in 1999. Read the full press release ahead!


LEGO FREE Poster Offer Ending Soon

By Mike — Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Here's a better look at the FREE LEGO poster you receive when pre-ordering the new 2012 LEGO sets from The 2 sided poster features the LEGO version of the Death Star Trench run on one side and a gallery of the 2012 LEGO mini figures on the other. The offer ends at 4 pm EST on January 26th.


Pre-order New LEGO sets and Receive a FREE Poster

By Mike — Wednesday, January 4, 2012

The new 2012 LEGO sets are now available for pre-order at You'll also receive a FREE exclusive double sided LEGO poster featuring all the new 2012 minifigures. Click here to pre-order today!

Walmart Exclusive Star Wars Markdowns: YMMV

By Adam Pawlus — Monday, December 26, 2011

Tis the season for randomly marked-down products!  Walmart has marked down their Ultimate Gift Sets for Star Wars as well as Transformers and Beyblade, but prices vary by store-- the $30 sets were as little as $15 in my neighborhood, which is a steal given you get 5 figures in the set.