Best LEGO News Overview Updated December 3, 2020

Best LEGO News

LEGO Deals - Architecture, Angry Birds, DC Comics, Marvel, Star Wars, Ninjago, City, Pirates, Dimensions, Creator and more

Down below you’ll find all the best news, reviews, deals on LEGO kits. So whether you’re looking to read up on the newest creations or score some discounted builds, you’re covered.

You’ll routinely find roundups of discounted LEGO kits from major retailers like Amazon, the official LEGO store, Zavvi, and more.

We also take a look at many of the latest creations from LEGO in hands-on reviews to see just how each build stacks up. You’ll find regular in-depth looks at Star Wars, Ideas, Architecture, and other themes covered. But if there’s a set you’d like to see us take a hands-on look at, be sure to let us know!

Each month, we also take a dive into the best creations from the Ideas community and highlight fan-made builds vying for their chance to become an official creation. So if there’s a build that catches your eye, or you want to show off your own model, feel free to let us know.

With everything from Star Wars and Architecture to Marvel, Ideas, Creator, and more, your ticket to stay up to date on everything in the brick-built world is down below.

LEGO brings the Jeep Wrangler to its Technic garage with upcoming 665-piece set

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Today, LEGO is taking the wraps off its latest creation, giving us a better picture of what to expect from the upcoming 2021 wave of kits. Bringing the iconic Jeep Wrangler into LEGO form for the very first time, the new Technic model arrives as just the latest set to debut ahead of the new lineup of kits next year. Stacking up to over 660 pieces, you’ll find a working winch alongside other authentic details. Head below for all of the details on the upcoming LEGO Technic Jeep Wrangler.

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Save up to 33% on LEGO Architecture: Dubai, Empire State Building, more from $40

Amazon is currently offering the LEGO Architecture Dubai Skyline for $47.99 shipped. Down from its $60 going rate, today’s offer saves you 20%, is one of the first times we’ve seen the latest addition to LEGO’s Architecture lineup on sale, and matches the all-time low. The LEGO Skyline sets are some of our favorites and the Dubai version certainly lives up to that. This 740-piece set assembles a brick-built version of the location’s most iconic landmarks, leveraging more advanced building techniques than your average kits. The included brick-built versions of the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Frame, and other buildings all stack up a great display piece. Dive into our hands-on review for all of the details, and then head below for more LEGO Architecture deals from $40.

[Update: Day 3] Countdown to the holidays with LEGO’s 2020 Advent Calendars

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Each year as December descends, we begin the annual tradition of diving into the latest LEGO Advent Calendars, and 2020 is certainly no different. With 24 days of creations on tap, we’ll be going through everything day after day to showcase what’s new as we inch closer to the big day towards the end of the month. This year, we’re taking a look at what the LEGO Star Wars and City sets have to offer in particular. So whether you’re following along at home or just checking out the builds, be sure to head below the fold to see how the 2020 LEGO Advent Calendars stack up. 

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LEGO gets festive with new Ice Skating Rink set, here’s how to score it for FREE

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With the holidays around the corner, LEGO is back to start the month here with its latest winter-themed creation. Stacking up to over 300 pieces, the new Ice Skating Rink brings some festive charm to your LEGO city complete with two minifigures and a working mechanism to actually let them skate. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO Ice Skating Rink kit and to learn how it can be added to your collection for entirely free.

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LEGO City Space kits fall to new all-time lows at up to 33% off, more from $12

Amazon currently offers the LEGO City Lunar Space Station for $39.95 shipped. Usually selling for $60, today’s offer is $8 under what we saw it hit during the Black Friday festivities and marks a new all-time low. For LEGO fans and space enthusiasts alike, this 412-piece creation would make a great gift or just serve as an out of this world addition to your collection. It assembles a Lunar Space Station that measures over 12-inches long and includes a miniature shuttle, as well as four astronaut minifigures to complete the package. Dive into our launch coverage for a closer look at the entire City Space theme and then head below for more LEGO deals from $12.

LEGO’s Collectible minifigure Series 21 arrives with an Aztec warrior, centaur, more

Today, LEGO is taking the wraps off its latest roster of collectible minifigures with 12 new characters. As one of its most diverse selections yet, this time around, fans will be able to expand their collections with everything from a centaur archer to beekeeper, Aztec warrior, violinist, and more. Head below the fold for more details and a closer look at all 12 of the new releases in the LEGO Collectible minifigure series 21 set.

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LEGO’s 1,000-piece Harley-Davidson motorcycle sees rare discount to $65, more from $10

Harley-Davidson is currently offering the LEGO Creator Expert Fat Boy Motorcycle set for $64.99 shipped. Usually fetching $100, like you’ll find direct from LEGO, today’s offer amounts to 35% in savings and marks the very first time we’ve seen this set on sale. This 1,023-piece creation brings one of Harley-Davidson’s most iconic motorcycles into your collection. It measures over 12-inches long and manages to fit in quite a few details from the real world model like the signature dual exhaust pipes, teardrop fuel tank, and a speedometer piece. Dive into our announcement coverage for a closer look, and then head below for more LEGO deals from $10.

LEGO expands Modular Building collection with new 2,900-piece Police Station

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Today, LEGO is unveiling the latest expansion to its collection of modular Creator Expert buildings with what will likely be the very last creation showcased in 2020. Stacking up to over 2,900 pieces, the new LEGO Police Station pairs a New York City-style headquarters with donut shop and more to expect your brick-built city. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO modular Creator Expert building and for all the details.

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LEGO’s upcoming 2021 botanical collection includes a bonsai tree and flower bouquet

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Today, we’re getting another look at what to expect from the LEGO 2021 lineup with a pair of new Creator Expert sets that stand out from anything we’ve seen from the existing brick-built catalog. Assembling two botanical creations, the new kits bring a buildable flower bouquet and bonsai to your collection. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO Creator Expert 2021 lineup.

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A first look at the new LEGO Star Wars 2021 sets: X-Wing, Tie Fighter, more

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Today, LEGO is giving us an official first look at the upcoming 2021 lineup of Star Wars kits ahead of launching in January. With four new creations on the way on top of the previous-unveiled Mandalorion kit, builders will be able to assemble various models from the Original Trilogy including an X-Wing, Tie Fighter, and more. Head below for a closer look at all of the upcoming 2021 LEGO Star Wars sets. 

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LEGO VIP Weekend sale is live with limited-edition freebies, double points, more

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LEGO’s VIP Weekend sale is now officially live, kicking off its early Black Friday savings with a series of promotions ahead of the holiday shopping season. With two limited-edition freebies up for the taking, shoppers will also be able to take advantage of double VIP points and more. Head below for a closer look on top in the LEGO VIP Weekend sale.

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LEGO unveils 2021 set lineup with new Disney Art mosaics, City, Technic, and more


After getting a look at the upcoming 2021 LEGO Star Wars and Mario sets earlier in the week, we’re now diving into what you can expect from the rest of the new year’s lineup. LEGO is taking the wraps off its upcoming wave of Art, Technic, Marvel, and other kits that’ll land starting on January 1. Head below the fold for a closer look at all of the new sets.

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Best of Black Friday 2020 – LEGO: Freebies, 30% off+, double VIP points, more

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We’re now officially a week away from Black Friday proper and on the eve of LEGO’s VIP Weekend sale, so now it’s time to take a look at all of the best LEGO deals out there this holiday shopping season. Ranging from some of the deepest cash discounts of the year on new creations to promotional credits and limited-edition freebie kits, there are going to be plenty of ways to save. Head below for a closer look at all of the best LEGO Black Friday deals.

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LEGO debuts new Trouble on Tatooine set with Beskar armor Mandalorian minifig, more

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Alongside getting a look at the latest Technic supercar today, LEGO is unveiling the latest creation straight out of The Mandalorian. As the first kit drawing inspiration from season two, the new LEGO Star Wars Trouble on Tatooine set packs nearly 300 pieces as well as a new Beskar armor of the iconic bounty hunter. Head below for a closer look at the upcoming LEGO Mandalorian Trouble on Tatooine set.

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LEGO’s new Technic McLaren Senna GTR rolls onto the scene in 2021

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Today, we’re getting yet another official look at what to expect from the 2021 LEGO lineup with the unveiling of its new Technic McLaren Senna GTR. Stacking up to over 800 pieces, the new vehicle sports a slick blue color scheme and plenty of accurate details straight from the real deal. Head below for a closer look at the latest brick-built supercar to roll out of LEGO’s garage, the new Technic McLaren Senna GTR.

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LEGO announces new wave of Super Mario kits due out in 2021

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Today, we’re getting a look at some of the first LEGO kits due out in 2021 with the second wave of Super Mario Bros. creations launching at the start of next year. Continuing the partnership with Nintendo, we’re getting six new builds and a second Character Pack series. Head below the fold for a closer look.

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Hands-on: Display your LEGO collection with these Wicked Brick stands

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Many of our favorite LEGO builds stand out due to just how great of display pieces they are. But when it comes to accessories direct from LEGO for showcasing these builds in your collection, there aren’t many options. That’s where the folks from Wicked Brick come in, providing specialized display stands, cases, and wall mounts for a collection of sets, minifigures, and more. Today, we’re taking a look at a few of the brand’s offerings, so be sure to head below for a closer look at how these Wicked Brick LEGO stands can elevate your collection.

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LEGO announces early Black Friday sale with freebies, double VIP points, more

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Today, LEGO is detailing its annual VIP Weekend sale, giving shoppers a first look at what to expect in terms of brick-built savings this Black Friday. With a series of free promotional kits and a double points offer, you’ll want to head below for a closer look at what to expect from the upcoming early Black Friday savings at LEGO.

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LEGO debuts new 9,000-piece Colosseum, its largest creation to date

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After being rumored for a bit now, today LEGO is officially taking the wraps off of its largest set to date and newest addition to the Creator theme. Entering as a brick-built version of one of Rome’s most iconic landmarks, the new Colosseum enters with over 9,000 pieces and is packed with authentic details. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO Colosseum and everything that makes it the largest creation to date.

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The best 2020 LEGO kits to buy before they disappear forever

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We’re well into November, and we’ve already dove into which new kits have launched as we head into the holiday season. But with 2021 on the horizon and a new batch of builds on the way, we’re turning our attention to which creations LEGO will be retiring by the end of 2020. From must-have kits that won’t be on store shelves much longer to everything else, you’ll want to head below for all of our highlights as well as a closer look at everything being retired by the end of the year. 

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LEGO’s 2020 Holiday Toy Book details this year’s top creations, new winter builds, more

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With Black Friday and the rest of the holiday shopping season inching closer, LEGO is detailing all of its gift recommendations and highlights for 2020 in its latest catalog. Ranging from all of the must-have creations to pick up ahead of December as well as new festive creations and more, you’ll want to head below for a closer look at the LEGO 2020 Holiday Book.

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LEGO celebrates upcoming Chinese New Year with three new festive creations

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Today, LEGO is giving us a first look at its annual Chinese New Year kits ahead of the launch in 2021. With three new creations centered around the holiday, there’s plenty of Chinese culture packed into the unique builds, not to mention new minifigures and more. Head below for a closer look at all of the upcoming LEGO Chinese New Year sets.

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Hands-on: LEGO’s new Baby Yoda is an adorable addition to your Star Wars collection

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With a new season of The Mandalorian airing throughout the fall, LEGO’s most recent Star Wars kit has launched at the perfect time. Giving Star Wars fans a chance to build their own version of The Child out of over 1,700 pieces, today we’re taking a look at the newest brick-built character from a galaxy far, far away. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO Baby Yoda set and for all of the details in our latest review.

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LEGO showcases new 2,300-piece Ghostbusters ECTO-1 set

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Update: LEGO’s new 2,300-piece Ghostbusters ECTO-1 set is now available for purchase for $199.99.

Today, LEGO is assembling one of the most iconic vehicles in all of science fiction history with an all-new kit. As the largest version of the Ghostbusters’ signature ride, the upcoming ECTO-1 stacks up to over 2,300 pieces and will look perfect on display at more than 18 inches long. Head below the fold for a closer look at the latest creation and all of the glorious deals on the new LEGO Ghostbusters ECTO-1.

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LEGO’s Nebulon-B Frigate launching as an Amazon exclusive in coming days

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Back in October, we first got word that LEGO would have yet another limited-edition kit up its sleeve for Star Wars fans to assemble, and now there’s a clearer picture on when the set will actually hit store shelves. After some uncertainty on when or where you’d be able to buy it, the upcoming Nebulon-B Frigate set from LEGO is now getting an official release on Amazon. Head below for all of the new information and details on scoring this rare build for yourself.

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Everything we know about LEGO’s upcoming 9,000-piece Colosseum kit

Update 11/10 @ 4:40 P.M: Today we’re getting some additional information on the upcoming colosseum set courtesy of LEGO’s Italian website. It looks like we’ll be seeing the set officially announced later this week on November 13 at 9 A.M EST. You can check out the full teaser right here.

With 2020 coming to a close, there’s only a handful of new LEGO creations on the horizon for fans to assemble before we turn our attention to everything that’s to come for 2021. But that’s not to say that all of the build on the horizon aren’t worth the wait, as LEGO has a massive brick-built version of the Colosseum on the way, and it might just be the largest official creation ever assembled. Head below for everything we know so far and what you can expect from the upcoming set. 

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Check out all of LEGO’s new November releases: Star Wars, Ideas, holiday, and much more

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A new month means a new batch of LEGO kits rolling out to virtual store shelves and November is delivering quite a few noteworthy models. With a collection of great gift ideas from the Star Wars universe as well as Batman, Ideas, and even some kits to get in the holiday spirit, there’s plenty of check out this time around. So be sure to head below for the full break down on all of the new LEGO kits available in November.

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October’s best LEGO Ideas include Among Us, My Neighbor Totoro, more

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After seeing the latest LEGO Ideas set debut earlier in the month in the form of the new 123 Sesame Street set, today we’re turning our attention to all of the other best creations from the community. With highlights including a brick-built version of a Studio Ghibli icon and one of the most popular video games out there, be sure to head below for a closer look at October’s best LEGO Ideas.

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LEGO’s limited-edition Black Widow Taskmaster set is officially available

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Update: After quickly selling out on Amazon, LEGO themselves are now offering the limited-edition Black Widow Taskmaster set for its $39.99 retail price. Get this one while you can before it sells out.

Today, LEGO launched its latest kit that was initially intended to be an SDCC 2020 exclusive. The new LEGO Black Widow Taskmaster Ambush set is now available exclusively from Amazon and launches with 230 pieces, three minifigures, and comic book-inspired box art. Head below for a closer look at the LEGO Black Widow Taskmaster set.

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LEGO launches new Build Your Own City set with customizable box art, more

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LEGO is all about encouraging builders to create their own models, and a new Build Your Own City set is taking that to a new level. With the ability to choose from a selection of buildings, vehicles, and minifigures, you’ll be able to design a customized City creation complete with unique box art. Head below for all of the details.

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LEGO announces upcoming Star Wars promos including metal Han Solo keychain, more

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To entice shoppers ahead of the holiday season and the usually more appealing discounts that follow, LEGO has detailed its latest promotion today ahead of launching next month. Just earlier in October, we saw a double VIP points offer go live alongside a chance to win a pair of the limited-edition LEGO adidas kicks. But now, Star Wars fans will have a pair of promotional offerings to get their hands on. Head below for all of the details on the upcoming LEGO Han Solo keychain and other promotional offerings.

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Build A MOC sidesteps LEGO Ideas with its own catalog of fan-made creations

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With LEGO Ideas becoming more and more popular for builds in the community to have their own creations turned into official kits, it’s no doubt been harder than ever to stand out, thanks to all the competition. A recently launched site called Build A MOC is looking to step into the gap where LEGO themselves haven’t been able to meet, offering fans the chance to design and sell their very own kits. Head below for all the details.

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LEGO journeys to Sesame Street with new 1,300-piece Ideas creation

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Today, LEGO is officially giving fans a first look at its latest fan-inspired Ideas creation, 123 Sesame Street. Bringing a collection of lovable and iconic characters to minifgure form for the first time, the upcoming set delivers the familiar two-story brownstone apartment building alongside over 1,300 pieces and five minifigures. Head below for a closer look and for all the details on how to add the LEGO Sesame Street set to your collection. 

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Review: LEGO’s Bespin Duel set re-creates an iconic Empire Strikes Back scene

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Throughout 2020, LEGO has been celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back with a selection of kits centered around the film. Arguably the most iconic scene from the movie was just recently re-created as one of the latest creations from a galaxy far, far away, with the limited edition Bespin Duel set launching last month. Head below for a closer look at the LEGO Bespin Duel in our latest review and to see if the set lives up to its source material.

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LEGO launches double VIP points promotion alongside adidas sneaker giveaway

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Today LEGO is rolling out a new double VIP points promotion as we gear up for the holiday shopping season. That’s not all, as it’s giving fans who missed out on the limited launch of its adidas shoes a chance to score themselves a pair of the unique collaboration. Head below for all the details on the new LEGO double points promotion and how to enter the adidas sneaker giveaway.

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LEGO unveils upcoming Mindstorms Porsche set with autonomous driving and more

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Today LEGO is introducing its latest coding kit with a unique spin. As a follow-up to the new 5-in-1 Mindstorms set that launched earlier in the year, LEGO is now bringing that same iPhone connectivity and motorized functionality to a brick-built Porsche complete with autonomous driving capabilities and more. Head below the fold for all of the details on the upcoming creation.

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LEGO debuts new collection of holiday sets: Christmas Carol, BrickHeadz, more

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After unwrapping its collection of annual Advent Calendars and the latest Winter Village set, LEGO is back today to unveil a collection of new holiday-themed sets ahead of winter. Headlined by a brick-built recreation of A Christmas Carol, which you’ll be able to score for FREE later this year, there’s also some other ways to deck out your space with brick-built seasonal decor. Head below for all the details on the new LEGO Charles Dickens Tribute set and a closer look at everything else.

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LEGO debuts new limited-edition Nebulon-B Frigate set from Empire Strikes Back

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As the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back comes to a close, LEGO is rolling out one more kit today in celebration of the film’s release. As the very first time that we’ve seen the ship in the LEGO world, the Nebulon-B Frigate is now on the way as this year’s final Star Wars set. Having originally been slated as an SDCC exclusive, the set will be available for fans to get hold of before the end of the year. Head below for a closer look at the upcoming build and everything we know so far about its release.

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LEGO announces a brick-built globe and Fender Stratocaster as next Ideas kits

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Today, LEGO is giving fans a look at its latest Ideas creation alongside the announcement of yet another community-inspired build. With 26 different fan-made builds up on the docket, we’re now seeing which have made the cut and which weren’t so lucky. Highlighted by a brick-built globe that’s on the way, LEGO is also showcasing a miniature Fender Stratocaster guitar and giving Sonic fans some hope for an upcoming set, as well. Head below for a closer look at the upcoming kits and for all the details.

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LEGO 501st Battle Pack review: Such a must-have, it’s been impossible to get

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One of this year’s most anticipated LEGO kits was first announced way back in April, bringing the iconic 501st Clone Trooper legion from Star Wars to brick-built form. After flying off the shelves when it launched back at the beginning of September, we’re diving into our review of the new Clone Wars era kit to see how it stacks up. Head below for a closer look at the LEGO 501st Battle Pack and its impressive selection of Clone Trooper minifigures.

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LEGO and adidas assemble upcoming pair of brick-infused ZX 8000 sneakers

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After plenty of other new releases this week, LEGO is stepping outside of its usual comfort zone to unveil a new collaboration with adidas. Dropping as part of the brands A-Z project, a unique new pair of sneakers will be arriving later this week complete with an undeniably LEGO design, integrated studs, and more. Head below for a closer look and all the details on scoring this limited-edition pair of kicks for yourself.

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LEGO expands its Winter Village line with new 1,200-piece Elf Club House set

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With the summer now behind us, LEGO is turning its attention to the upcoming holiday season to debut its most recent kit. As an expansion of the beloved Creator Winter Village theme, we’re now getting a nearly 1,200-piece Elf Club House as this year’s new festive kit. Complete with plenty of minifigures, presents, and more, you’ll want to head below for all the details on the LEGO Elf Club House.

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LEGO officially unveils new 1,100-piece The Child set from the Mandalorian

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Update: The new 1,100-piece LEGO The Child set is now available for purchase directly from LEGO as well as Amazon.

Today, LEGO is officially giving Star Wars fans a first look at its upcoming The Child buildable character set ahead of the Mandalorian’s second season launching later this fall. Measuring over 7 inches tall, this brick-built version of the beloved Baby Yoda stacks up to nearly 1,100 pieces and brings the character to LEGO form in the most accurate way yet. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO version of The Child and for all the details on adding this one to your collection.

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LEGO is relaunching NASA Apollo Saturn V and Ship in a Bottle kits this fall

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Today LEGO is announcing that it will be relaunching two of the more popular fan-inspired Ideas creations from the past several years. After previously retiring both the NASA Apollo Saturn V and Ship in a Bottle in previous years, the two creations will now be available once again later this fall. Head below the fold for additional information on the upcoming LEGO Apollo Saturn V rerelease. 

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LEGO debuts latest Batman set with an all-new 2,300-piece 1989 Batwing

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Update: The new 2,363-piece LEGO Batwing is now available for purchase for VIP members at $199.99.

Today, LEGO is debuting its latest creation starring the Caped Crusader, bringing one of Batman’s most iconic vehicles to brick-built form like never before. As the most detailed version of the Batwing to date, the new set measures over 22-inches wide while stacking up to over 2,300-pieces. Head below for a closer look at the new LEGO 1989 Batwing and for all the details on when you’ll be able to add this one to your collection

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LEGO debuts latest Star Wars set with new brick-built Yoda Lightsaber set

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After launching the new 3,200-piece Mos Eisley Cantina earlier this morning, LEGO is also showcasing yet another new build for Star Wars fans. While not quite as massive, it gives us a look at what will very likely become a new lineup of kits moving forward. Bringing Yoda’s lightsaber into brick-built form, this 140-piece creation is a new take on collectible LEGO kits. Head below for all the details.

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LEGO debuts Frankenstein’s monster as this year’s Halloween BrickHeadz figure

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Each year, LEGO releases a collection of new BrickHeadz figures to coincide with holidays, change of seasons, and other events. Halloween is around the corner, and LEGO is taking that as an opportunity to officially release its latest brick-built character. This year’s falls to a new LEGO Frankenstein BrickHeadz that’s assembled out of 108 pieces and packs some new printed pieces to pull off the character’s iconic look. Head below for all the details, including how to add this one to your collection.

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LEGO collaborates with Levi’s for new collection of jeans, hoodies, and more

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After giving Star Wars fans a 3,200-piece re-creation of the Mos Eisley Cantina to feast their eyes upon, LEGO is back today with yet another announcement. Teaming up with Levi’s, LEGO fans will soon be able to deck out their wardrobes with some brick-infused apparel. Ranging from classic jeans and hoodies to jackets, hats, and bags, the two brands have assembled one of the more unique clothing collaborations this year. Head below for a closer look at the upcoming LEGO and Levi’s fashion lineup, and all of the details.

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