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Here’s Why This Vintage Star Wars Toy Is Selling For $365,000

Star Wars Celebration is about, well, celebration and not shocks, but during the celebration, something popped up that indeed raised some eyebrows. And that something was this: a vintage Star Wars Boba Fett action figure made by Kenner. It hailed from the year 1979 and it is one of three extremely rare action figures of the infamous bounty hunter with a firing rocket pack and the person who owns it was peddling it for an eye-watering $365,000. Holy mother of… Continue reading Here’s Why This Vintage Star Wars Toy Is Selling For $365,000

Micro Scale LEGO Hogwarts That Packs 75K Pieces Is Utterly Breathtaking

In between the 6,000 plus pieces LEGO 710423 Hogwarts Castle and the stunningly detailed 400,000-piece LEGO MOC Hogwarts by Alice Finch is this impressive LEGO MOC: a 75,000-ish pieces LEGO MOC Hogwarts Castle by Mathieu BL. Mathieu’s creation stands out as one that actually puts the iconic castle of the school of witchcraft and wizardry into its rightful context. Meaning, it has not just the castle like the official set or the many custom creations; it is consummated with detailed surrounding landscape – hills, cliff side, ocean and all. Continue reading Micro Scale LEGO Hogwarts That Packs 75K Pieces Is Utterly Breathtaking

LEGO Technic 42100 Liebherr R 9800 Is A Massive Set That Packs 4,000+ Pieces

During this year’s Bauma construction and mining machinery show in Munich, Swiss heavy equipment maker Liebherr presented the brand’s latest machinery, along with a little surprise. It was quite literally ‘little’ in contrast to the juggernauts Liebherr had on the show floor because, the surprise was a LEGO version of its massive 800-ton mining excavator, the R 9800. Continue reading LEGO Technic 42100 Liebherr R 9800 Is A Massive Set That Packs 4,000+ Pieces

Wacky Waving Inflatable Tube Guy Because, You Know You Want It!

Well, what do you know? The wacky dancing tube, AKA inflatable tube guy, you see decorating events or used car lots is available for homes too. I am not even kidding. Thankfully, though, this home version is not the same size as those you see lining the entrance of building of some business’ closing down sale. It is much smaller, or should I say, it is desktop kind of small. Continue reading Wacky Waving Inflatable Tube Guy Because, You Know You Want It!

Bandai Tamashii Nations Reimagined Wolverine As A Samurai

You have seen how Darth Vader and Batman looked like if they were in medieval Japan, now see what everyone’s favorite, cigar-smoking X-Men superhero, Wolverine, looks like in the similar era. Meet Bandai Manga Realization Marvel-inspired action figure, Samurai Outlaw Wolverine. The Samurai Outlaw Wolverine action figure, as the name implies, is garbed in a modern take of a Samurai outfit which somehow makes the claw-wielding superhero even cooler. Continue reading Bandai Tamashii Nations Reimagined Wolverine As A Samurai

Assembly Of LEGO Star Wars Minifigs And LEGO The Rise Of Skywalker

You saw the exciting teaser trailer of Star Wars: Episode 9 – The Rise of Skywalker and now see the awesome scene of Rey back flipping over what appeared to be Kylo Ren’s TIE Silencer from the trailer recreated in LEGO. The image was created by Twitter user and toy photographer, Hue Hughes (@HueHughes), and picked up by LEGO’s Twitter account. Continue reading Assembly Of LEGO Star Wars Minifigs And LEGO The Rise Of Skywalker

1,768-Piece LEGO Star Wars Tantive IV Set Arrives This May For $200

Holy molly! I have been waiting for this to happen for like an eternity. I am talking about the just announced LEGO Star Wars set, the LEGO 75244 Star Wars Tantive IV. Yes! It is happening! THE Tantive IV (sometimes referred as the Blockade Runner), the Corellian Corvette of everyone’s favourite space princess, Princess Leia straight out of Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope is back! The set is part of the many LEGO Star Wars sets announced at this year’s Star Wars Celebration event. For those who don’t already know, this is the third LEGO Tantive IV set. Continue reading 1,768-Piece LEGO Star Wars Tantive IV Set Arrives This May For $200

London’s Trafalgar Square Officially Joins The LEGO Architecture Lineup

Usually, LEGO will push out press release to announce new sets, but today (or was it yesterday?), the Danish toy maker has taken to Facebook to reveal a new LEGO Architecture set, the LEGO Architecture 21045 Trafalgar Square. Not by a Facebook post though; LEGO has published an event as a “LEGO Architecture Trafalgar Square set signing event” where you will be able to get the set early and have it signed by LEGO designer Rok Zgalin Kobe. Continue reading London’s Trafalgar Square Officially Joins The LEGO Architecture Lineup

Someone Made A Drivable LEGO Technic Model Of Ken Block’s Hoonicorn

No. What you see here is NOT Ken Block’s 1,400 HP 1965 Ford Mustang Hoonicorn RTR famously seen smoking out and making donuts on Pikes Peak two years ago. At least it isn’t the actual car. What you see here is a replica of the legendary car that, saved for a few chrome bits, is made entirely out of LEGO Technic elements. Absolutely bonkers. Continue reading Someone Made A Drivable LEGO Technic Model Of Ken Block’s Hoonicorn

It Is Hard To Believe This Star Wars Imperial Probe Droid Is A LEGO MOC

This post won’t be long. It is just a post of me exclaiming “holy shit!” And why the “holy shit,” you ask? Because of this: a LEGO MOC Imperial Probe Droid straight out of Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980, Lucasfilm). Created by Lino Martins, this replica of the Arakyd Industries Viper probe droid does not even look like it was made out of LEGO elements. Continue reading It Is Hard To Believe This Star Wars Imperial Probe Droid Is A LEGO MOC