LEGO

Be inspired by Beautiful LEGO – New from No Starch Press

If looking at your little brother’s LEGO creations never inspired your imagination, this new book from No Starch Press sure will. Beautiful LEGO by Mike Doyle is a 280 page coffee table book that features LEGO sculptures from dozens of artists. From abstract to life-like, the models featured in the pages of this book are …

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Build-On Brick Mug is the perfect coffee cup for your favorite LEGO brickmaster

If you can’t drag yourself away from LEGO sets, even to eat, then you need this Build-On Brick Mug from ThinkGeek. It’s a mug that is compatible with LEGO™, PixelBlocks, Mega Bloks, KRE-O, and K’NEX Bricks™. $19.99 will buy you the mug, but be aware that bricks aren’t included. The mug can hold 12 ounces …

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LEGO Life of George – Virtual meets physical

LEGO Life of George takes iOS gaming into a new direction where games aren’t 100% virtual anymore. This game comes with 144 bricks and a Playmat. The idea is that the iPhone / iPod Touch app shows you a model and it’s your task to build it as quickly and as accurate as you can. …

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This is SO going to be on my (pre-)Christmas List!!!

I originally saw this over on CNET.com and thought it newsworthy. LEGO just announce that it will be releasing a limited edition Star Wars model: Darth Vader’s personal flagship, the Super Star Destroyer EXECUTOR. This 3,152 brick model will be the longest Star Wars Lego model ever, measuring 50 inches in length. This behemoth will …

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SmallWorks BrickCase for iPhone 4 Review

Skins, cases and covers for the iPhone 4 are a dime a dozen. If you want to protect your phone but don’t want to settle for a drab and boring Black leather case, the SmallWorks BrickCase might be a consideration. It’s a hard ABS plastic shell that snaps on the back of the phone and …

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LEGO Block Key Light

I saw in one of Julie’s recent posts that she’s looking for an EDC flashlight.  I’m sure this little flashlight from Perpetual Kid isn’t what she’s looking for, but I think it might make a cute little stocking stuffer.  This LEGO Block Key Light measures 2.2″ long x 1.2″ wide x .8″ tall, and it has one white …

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LEGO Play and Build Remote for Nintendo Wii

This Nintendo Wii remote from LEGO has all the features you expect in a Wii remote:  internal accelerometers, an internal speaker, rumble effects and larger buttons for enhanced control during game play.  It’s compatible with Wii MotionPlus, and it will work with most Wii accessories and chargers, including the standard battery cover.  The LEGO remote …

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Store your Stuff in LEGO Brick Storage Boxes

Ok, this is too cool… Giant LEGO bricks that double as storage boxes. Officially licensed by LEGO, these bricks come in three different sizes (they also sell a LEGO head storage container) and several colors. You can even stack them just like the real bricks. I would love a set of these, but unfortunately, they …

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LEGO Technic Idea Books will Inspire Enthusiasts to Design, Invent, and Build

If you thought the LEGO Stop Animation Digital Video Camera that Janet posted about earlier today was interesting, you might want to check out the 3 volume series of LEGO Technic Idea Books from O’Reilly. These books offer 100’s of ideas through photographs with little to no text. Volume 1 is The LEGO Technic Idea …

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