Bricks + World

Nanoblock McDonald’s

  Another “foray” into the world of Nanoblock today. Here is what I found at my local McDonald’s a few weeks ago:     I was tempted to get one. But, then I remembered that it’d just be another dust magnet, and space is running...

The Horror!

A few days ago, my daughter was playing a bit too energetically, a bit too close to one of my “Lego shelves” and this happened:     The upper half of the Orthanc Tower fell down to the floor (from about 2 meters high). This...

Werewolf Story

Just a silent Werewolf story:               The end…  

Whoops! Wrong Mouse…

  One of the things that I love about Lego is how different universes perfectly mesh with each other. Latest example in date, but one I’m not sure the Lego Company or Disney would like very much, is when Scratchy met Mickey Mouse:    ...

Lego Minecraft Knock-Offs

In Japan, one can find some Lego knock-offs from time to time. In 100 Yen Shops, but also and mostly in Gashapon. I showed you one before, and while I still stumble upon some from time to time, they’re usually not that interesting. For that first batch,...

Dark Forest Fortress

One frustrating thing about being a fan of Lego and living in Japan is not as much their price (more expensive than the US, but about the same as Europe), but the absence of deals. I often see on Reddit some crazy deals that people...

Skeleton Party

    Bob seriously misunderstood when he heard about the skeleton party…