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The LEGO Iron Builder Challenge is Back!

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Although LEGO contest mostly shifted to LEGO Ideas, there are still a couple of highly challenging and prestigious contests held by LEGO fan communities. One of these contests is titled Iron Builder. If you would like to learn more about Iron Builder, you can read LEGO Contest to Awe & Inspire: Iron Builder. That article […] Read more

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Coming Up Soon: LEGO House Fan Day Online Live

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On Thursday, September 24, 2020, the LEGO House will host an online Fan Day for the entire LEGO fan community – LEGO fans from all over the world are invited to join in for free. This is a replacement for the AFOL Day at LEGO House event that was scheduled for September 27th, but had […] Read more

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LEGO Minifigure Factory at LEGO Stores Update

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The LEGO Minifigure Factory, where you can print your own minifigs with unique and personalized designs has been available in LEGO stores in Berlin, Orlando, and Amsterdam, and now also in the LEGO House, Billund. Below is the press-release. At the LEGO store in the LEGO House in Denmark, a big secret has been hidden […] Read more

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The LEGO Group’s Plans for Increasing Sustainability

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Today, the LEGO Group announced that they are investing up to $400 million over a three years period to accelerate sustainability efforts. The next step is to begin to phase out single-use plastic bags from LEGO boxes in the latest move to make all packaging sustainable by 2025. Further investments will also be made to […] Read more

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LEGO Ideas Breaking Records & Other Updates

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The LEGO Ideas platform has been buzzing with activity this year. Back in May, a record-breaking 26 projects managed to hit the 10,000 supporter milestone and qualified to go under review. The LEGO Ideas team wrote that they were “utterly flabbergasted”, especially considering that they tend to see between 9-12 product ideas in a review […] Read more

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LEGO Ideas Contest – Head Back to Hogwarts

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It’s been a while since we have seen a LEGO Ideas contest, but now the LEGO Ideas team is back, challenging the fan community with another fun building contest! The new school year is here, and it’s time to head back to Hogwarts. The question is, what is your favorite return-through-the-school-gates scene from Harry Potter? […] Read more

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Adult LEGO Fan Diversity & Inclusion Project

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There has been an ongoing conversation about an important topic (that branched out into several topics) at the LEGO Ambassador Network that I thought to share here as well. Maybe you have some ideas and insights that will help with finding solutions or at least gaining further clarity. The subject started out when some of […] Read more

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Introducing LEGO World Builder Powered by Tongal

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Earlier this year, I participated as a beta tester for an exciting new platform that was developed by the LEGO Group in partnership with Tongal. Tongal is a platform for content creation that gives networks, studios, and brands access to a global community of creators to simplify and scale content development. It’s basically a virtual […] Read more

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Adult Campaign Communication Survey Results

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As you probably noticed, the LEGO Group started to specifically address adults with new products and communication. This is evidenced by the significant number of adult-oriented sets they have been releasing this year, including the #10272 LEGO Creator Old Trafford – Manchester United Stadium, the #71374 LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System, the #21323 LEGO Ideas Grand […] Read more

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Update from LEGO About Coming Soon Sets

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Many of our readers and subscribers pointed out that the sets they were expecting to see released in August are still not available at the Online LEGO Shop. In addition, most of these upcoming sets have a vague “Coming Soon” message posted on their page, instead of a specific release date. LEGO fans are disappointed […] Read more

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