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From Sketch to Final LEGO Creation Workshop

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Curious how a 3D LEGO model goes from a rough sketch to a final LEGO creation? Join LEGO Master Builder and 3D Model Designer, Peter Donner, for a digital MOC-building workshop on tomorrow, Thursday, September 22 at 11am PT (Pacific Time Zone) via Zoom, hosted by Uday Kataria from LEGO World Builder‘s Social Media Manager. […] Read more

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The LEGO Group is Looking for Product Designers

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Here is a bit of exciting news from the LEGO Ambassador Network! LEGO is currently looking for product designers from the adult LEGO fans community! The Design Management Team specifically reached out to the AFOL Engagement Team to let adult LEGO fans know that they are hiring and are interested in sharing this announcement and […] Read more

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The LEGO Group Plans to Open Factory in the U.S.

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Here is an interesting piece of news for LEGO fans. The LEGO Group is planning to open a new factory in the U.S. The new facility will expand the LEGO Group’s global manufacturing network, shorten the supply chain, and support long-term growth in the Americas. Below is the full press-release with all the details. The […] Read more

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Upcoming Price Increases on LEGO Sets

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Earlier this week, the LEGO Group informed their retail partners about changes to recommended retail and wholesale pricing that will take effect this fall. The LEGO Group is well aware that this news will affect LEGO fans and collectors, and they wanted to inform the community as well. Thus the following statement was released via […] Read more

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LEGO Icons for Adult LEGO Fans & More!

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There are a couple of updates from the LEGO Ambassador Network that teen and adult LEGO fans might find interesting. In upcoming LEGO sets the building instructions have a different look – in short, they’re white with a tan band and a simple image of the set. Many LEGO fans are not happy about this […] Read more

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BrickLink Designer Program Round 3 Update

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The third and final round of crowdfunding of the BrickLink Designer Program opened up yesterday with nine candidate projects. Although this was the most expensive round with some very large projects, it almost completely sold out in less than a day. As usual, only 10,000 of each of the selected projects will be produced. Details […] Read more

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The LEGO Group Financial Report for 2021

LEGO is a family-owned company, so they aren’t obliged to share their financial reports publicly, but they do it anyway and it’s always an interesting read. A couple of days ago, they reported their earnings for the full year of 2021. In brief, the LEGO Group’s revenue for the year grew 27 percent versus 2020 […] Read more

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LEGO MRI Scanners Donated to Hospitals

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The LEGO Foundation recently announced that they are going to donate brick-built LEGO MRI Scanners to hospitals globally. Radiology departments worldwide are encouraged to apply. Details below. The LEGO Foundation has announced it will donate 600 LEGO MRI Scanners to hospitals worldwide to help children cope with the uncertainty of having a Magnetic Resonance Imaging […] Read more

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LEGO Survey – MINDSTORMS & SPIKE App Usage

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As you might know, the LEGO MINDSTORMS Robot Inventor set and LEGO SPIKE Prime kit each have a corresponding app but they can also function with the other app as well. Without any tracking, it is hard for the app developers to see if this cross-compatibility is being used. In order to learn more about […] Read more

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LEGO Survey – Detective Behavior Among Fans

The LEGO Group’s AFOL (Adult-Fan-of-LEGO) Engagement team is running an interesting survey right now and asking for the help of the LEGO fan community to get some feedback. The survey consists of 12 questions and only takes a few minutes to complete. Below are the details. Whether it is a call, chat, or email to […] Read more

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