Bricks + World

Picking the Right Lego Minifigure

  I’m getting good at this…   I love the Lego Minifigures series, but probably just like you, I don’t love all of them. In every series there are at least a few that I don’t care about. Series 12 is no different. Actually as...

Building Orthanc – Part Three

  Today, we’re not going much higher, but we’re starting to tackle the outside of the tower:         Fear of heights?     What is this hole going to be for?         Stairs! Finally!          ...

Building Orthanc – Part Two

        One thing I have to take into account when I take pictures of Lego is lighting. I mean, it’s true for every picture, but as you can see, I build this set on my desk, and during day time, it’s too...

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...