Bricks + World

Clash of Civilizations

  A clash of civilizations:     A bigger clash of civilizations:     Fun fact: as a kid, Playmobils were actually my favorite toys, and I wasn’t that crazy about Lego… Let’s say that I find Playmobils more fun to play with the way...

Building Orthanc – Part One

  Ok, now from the previous posts, you most likely have guessed what the project I have been alluding to was: the Tower of Orthanc, the largest Lord of the Rings set, and probably the most beautiful too. The ent from the previous post was...

An Orc and some Bricks (part two)

  Today, the Orc we met a few days ago, keeps on being curious and wants to know what is being built right in front of his eyes:                              Yes, this poor...

An Orc and some Bricks (part one)

  Here is the first part of my newest building project. I’m going to publish one post per bag, so that should be 15 upcoming posts. I’m not going to tell you what it is until you figure it out or until the project is...

So it begins…

    I bought my biggest Lego set a couple of weeks ago. Definitely the largest set I have ever bought, and it will most likely keep this record for the time to come.     The markings on the bags seem to indicate that...

Here come the Men in Black

    My second idea for the title was “Black is the new black“.     I’m actually pretty surprised by the number of black minifigures that I own. Are there just more of them, or is that me who unconsciously got more? Not sure....

Building Bag End

  The Hobbit‘s “An Unexpected Gathering” is one of the first sets that I have built since I started getting interested in Lego again. I have to admit that it has been so far the most fun set to build so far. I don’t if it’s...

Let's assemble the engines.

A-Wing Starfighter

  OK, if I started this blog, it’s to try to do some comic strips with Legos. Here is my first attempt. It’s obviously very basic. I haven’t really thought a plot out, just built an A-Wing Fighter from Star Wars and added some minifigures...