Incredible! Michael Jackson’s Thriller video recreated entirely from LEGO

Erin Emocling Contributor

By Erin Emocling in Video on Friday 20 September 2013

Annette Jung makes films for Talking Animals, a Berlin-based animation studio. Her latest thrilling stop-motion short features Michael Jackson’s Thriller in Lego blocks, which came next after her Lego Dance video. Full-length versions, please!

Read more

Christina Stephens builds a prosthetic leg from, erm, LEGOS

Sara Halas Reader Find

By Sara Halas in New Trends on Thursday 11 July 2013

Even though a Lego prosthetic is hardly practical, the building of one that is comfortable and actually fits is a feat to be comended. Christina Stephens, an occupational therapist and researcher, had her left foot amputated last year after it was crushed beneath the car she was rebuilding. The idea was suggested by a co-worker […]

Read more

A Lego facehugger? Sure, why not

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Wednesday 29 May 2013

Just when we decided the world had exhausted all the possibilities for using Lego, we chanced upon this crazy Alien-inspired Lego facehugger by Spain-based DeviantArt member Carlos Valero. Never mind just how horrifically silly it looks, we can see how it might come in handy as a sleeping eye mask one day.

Read more

The opening of Casino Royale in Lego

Dawn Schuck Reader Find

By Dawn Schuck in Video on Wednesday 22 May 2013

James Bond (and Lego) fans will no doubt get a kick out of this re-make from Bricktease. Created using scenes and figures entirely composed of Lego, the first few minutes of the opening scene of Casino Royale is surprisingly accurate and super-clever. The fight scene is particularly brilliant/hilarious. Go Lego-Bond, go!

Read more

Realistic Lego sculptures of naked women

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Thursday 4 April 2013

Now this is truly Lego for adults. The arched backs and suggestive poses of these pixelated Lego sculptures of realistic female forms — virtually all nude except for stilettos and g-strings — give the innocuous building blocks a decidedly adult spin. Fun. Photographer Jean-Yves Lemoigne teamed up with 3D artist Pierrick from Spark for a […]

Read more (8 comments)

Minimalistic Lego posters by Jung von Matt

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Monday 18 March 2013

German ad agency Jung von Matt were recently in cahoots with Lego to launch this pretty minimalistic series of ads for the toy giant. Look and guess which cartoons each one’s from.

Read more

Construct LEGO creations all over the globe with Google Chrome

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in Cool Websites on Tuesday 26 February 2013

Thanks to Google Chrome, now you can build LEGO creations all over the globe. From the comfort and convenience of your computer, you can create and build anywhere on the map. Just find an empty plot and commence construction. The world is your LEGO set.

Read more

LEGO release a Back to the Future set

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Products on Wednesday 9 January 2013

LEGO just announced the release of their official Back to the Future set designed by Masashi Togami of Team BTTF. Togami will donate all of his 1% royalty from the sales of the set to the Michael J. Fox foundation for Parkinson’s Research. The set will be available in stores towards the end of 2013, and will include the DeLorean, Doc, and Marty.

Read more

Turn your iPhone into a LEGO brick

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Design on Wednesday 9 January 2013

If you don’t already find your iPhone fun enough to play with, you can now turn it into a LEGO brick thanks to design company Tinkerbrick. Users can make LEGO creations, using their phone as a base or as part of the design. Some have even built structures to support their phone while recording video. For just $33 it sounds like a good investment to us. Check out what iPhone/LEGO enthusiasts have been up to below.

Read more

LEGO Denmark office has a two-story slide

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Design on Monday 24 December 2012

Who says work can’t be fun? At the LEGO Denmark office, you can find a to-story-high slide, colorful wall graphics, and bonzai gardens on the tables. Copenhagen-based Rosan Bosch designed the LEGO office with playfulness in mind. Of course, you can always find some LEGO toys lying around, if you’re still not satisfied.

Read more

The Wire adapted into a Lego stop-motion animated film

Brice Budke Reader Find

By Brice Budke in New Film on Wednesday 5 December 2012

It’s David Simon’s The Wire adapted into a Lego stop-motion animated film. That’s all you really need to know. Created by Joe Nicolosi and the team behind another great adaptation, CSI: Legoland.

Read more

The Lego-like, concrete landscape of Singapore

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Wednesday 28 November 2012

The city I live in, Singapore, regularly gets flake for its densely concrete landscape — our land covers just 704 km2 of the world — so it’s quite refreshing to look at this classy architectural photo series by Lithuanian artist Aiste Stancikaite. Everything looks so beautiful.

Read more

Lego reenactment of the Stratos jump

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in Video on Monday 15 October 2012

For those of you who have missed the extraordinary Stratos Jump by Felix Baumgartner on Sunday, here’s a little recap of it. All done in Lego.

Read more

Lego Olympians by Savage Steel Minifigs

Denimu Contributor

By Denimu in New Products on Tuesday 18 September 2012

Just last year, Caroline and Nick Savage formed an estimate that indicated that nearly 99.9% of all people have no Lego legacy at all. Who better to immortalize in the iconic toy than the Olympic and Paralympic heroes of this last summer.

Read more

Create Lego plots with Google Chrome

Karla Courtney Reader Find

By Karla Courtney in Cool Websites on Wednesday 5 September 2012

This is so cool and out of control I can’t handle it. Users of the Google Chrome browser can visit this website to explore Google maps, build their own LEGO plots with a 3D builder tool, and see other people’s creations. As if getting work done wasn’t hard enough. Come visit me at Karla manor.

Read more

close

Like us on Facebook

Don't show this again - I already like Lost At E Minor