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Lego 1989 Batmobile Hits Shelves Black Friday

I have never really been a Black Friday shopper. I know many people where Black Friday is as much of a family tradition as Thanksgiving itself. I have nothing against it, I just rather spend that time eating left overs and decorating for Christmas. This year could be different though, thanks to Lego.  You see their highly anticipated 1989 Batmobile will go on sale Black Friday.  I know there is the internet and I could just order it online from the comfort of my home, but where is the fun in that?

So, I was at the mall this past weekend and decided to swing past the Lego Store to do a little recon.  The guy working the floor was just as excited as I was when I asked him about it.  He replied, “I got a surprise for you, we just finished building it.”  He then ran to the back to grab it so I could drool on it in person. (more…)

LEGO Friends Central Perk Set Sold Out Online

Everyone loves the sitcom Friends and fans are showing interest in the show isn’t waning. The new Central Perk Lego set is sold out online and fetching more then retail on the secondary market.

The Friends Central Perk set currently has listings on eBay from $99-$249. Most sets are selling in the $99-$110 range.

I usually have patience for new toys and it does say “temporarily out of stock”, implying more are on the way. Then again, it is Lego so you never know.

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New Spider-Man: Far From Home LEGO Sets

So the new LEGO sets that came out for Spider-man: Far From Home are adding fuel to the fire. Is spider-man fighting the Elementals? Well, the latest wave of LEGO sets seems to answer that question. This could also be one of those cases of toy misdirection that marvel head Kevin Feige always brings up. But more then likely, it’s not. (more…)

Harry Potter’s Hogwarts Castle Lego Set Available for VIPs

The massive Hogwarts Castle set is currently available for Lego VIP members.  The set consist of 6020 pieces, making it one of the largest Lego sets ever.  The Millenium Falcon currently holds the title with 7541 pieces.  The Hogwarts Castle, which cost $399.99, is available now to VIPs with a wide release Sept 1.

If you aren’t a Lego VIP, don’t worry.  You can sign up for free here.   (more…)