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Lego Movie Snubbed for Oscar, Director Makes His Own

The Lego Movie grossed over $468 million worldwide. It boasts an impressive 96% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, an 83% on Metacritic, and a 7.9 on IMDb. It was one of the most-beloved animated movies of the year, with both spinoffs and sequels in the works. But according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, The Lego Movie …

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The Simpsons Lego Episode Airs This Sunday

Everything old is new again. Legos have been around since 1949, yet they’re as popular as ever. This Sunday night’s episode of The Simpsons will be the show’s 550th. It will also feature an animation gag that the show has never done before, all of Springfield and its characters will transform into Legos. If you’re thinking that the masterminds behind …

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WATCH: The Lego Movie Main Trailer

Two things come to mind when I think of Lego’s: childhood fun and the pain they can cause if you unknowingly step on one barefoot. It hurts to even think about it. Well at least when The Lego Movie comes out we won’t have to worry about that, as all of the Lego’s are computer generated. The Lego Movie stars …

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The Dark Knight Rises Trailer in LEGO Is as Awesome as You’d Expect

This one’s a no brainer, really. If you think that a LEGO remake of the official Dark Knight Rises trailer would be awesome, you’re correct. “After months of work,” this painstakingly created video is here for your consideration. I don’t know about you, but I would watch an entire feature-length film in this vein. [ParanickFilmz via reddit]

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“The Wire” Gets Animated…With Legos

The enormously popular HBO show “The Wire”, which takes on different burning topics plaguing the streets of Baltimore with each season, is known for its realistic and gritty portrayal of urban life, which includes stories based on real-life experiences from the writers and their colleagues. So what better way to do an homage to it than with Legos? Joe Nicolosi …

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Google’s Build Site is Made of 8 Trillion Legos

We all love Legos and Google knows it. Google has been working with Lego Australia on a new platform called Build. Essentially, Build is the largest Lego set the World has ever seen (it has 8 trillion bricks). Google says its a place to create, imagine, and explore. But what do you do with it? The same thing you do …

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LEGO Meth Lab Unlikely to See Legoland Reproduction

Massive legoland sculptures from LEGO artists often make there way to the web after going on display in malls, museums, and Legoland. The sculptures (if they can be called that, since no actual sculpting is involved) capture the imagination of children and adults alike, if only for the impressive dedication it takes to complete one. This one, however interesting it …

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Lego Artist to Build Entire Mario Level 1-1 using One Single Block Per Pixel

Kickstarter artist Zachary Polluck is asking for $26,400 to create the entire first level of Super Mario Brothers pixel by pixel using Legos. The project will require approximately 780,000 bricks, much larger than anything he has attempted before. Most of his work runs in the neighborhood of 6,000 to 15,000 bricks. The final mosaic will be 6 feet tall and …

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LEGOs In Space: Astronaut Builds LEGO Model Of ISS While Aboard ISS

LEGO has carved out a pretty capacious corner for itself in the heart of nerd culture. There’s the endless selection of video games based on nerd-adored franchises like Batman and Star Wars. Recently, an engineer constructed a fully flexible prosthetic arm completely out of legos. People love that stuff. Space, alternately, occupies permanent real estate in the fantasies of science …

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Lego Prosthetic Arm Makes Robots Less Scary, More Kid-Approved

Could you really be afraid of a Rise of the Machine-esque future if your robot tormentors were made of Legos? Probably not. Nevertheless, giving you a glimpse of that possible future is this Lego model of a fully mobile prosthetic arm and hand. The model, created by Max Shephard, is fully capable of digital flexion/extension and full wrist abduction/adduction thanks …

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Minecraft LEGO Set Will Be Officially Released, Thanks to Petition

Minecraft and Lego’s, they’re like evolutionary cousins. Without Lego’s, there’s a good chance Minecraft would never have come to be. Therefore, it seems all but an inevitability that the two brands would come together to form an alliance, stretching our creative/building muscles even further. We can all thank a service from Lego, called ‘Lego CUUSOO‘, where people can share set …

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