Tag Archives: Chinese New Year

Spring Lantern Festival (80107) Review

The Spring Lantern Festival (80107) is a beautiful set chock full of detail and colour. This lovely build recreates a traditional Asian garden featuring plenty of accurate details. The brick-built fun includes moon gates, pavilion, pond, bridge, and a light-up ox lantern. Adding to the accuracy and fun are plenty of buildable lanterns, Chun Lian banners, rabbit lantern and 8

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Story of Nian (80106) Review

The LEGO® Group recently announced the 2022 Chinese New Year sets. I’ve been rather remiss in that I have not yet reviewed the 2021 sets. In order to remedy that and celebrate the 2022 reveals, this week True North Bricks is reviewing both the Story of Nian (80106) and Spring Lantern Festival (80107). Today, we begin with the former. NOTE:

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2022 Chinese New Year Sets

2022 Chinese New Year Sets

Earlier this week, the LEGO® Group teased some pictures of the upcoming 2022 Chinese New Year sets. The news came from the fourth annual China International Import Expo. However, earlier today, the LEGO® Group revealed all the details for the two new kits. The upcoming year will be the Year of the Tiger on the Chinese calendar. As such, the

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China International Import Expo Reveals

The LEGO® Group recently participated in the fourth annual China International Import Expo. They revealed seven new sets from three themes. The reveals include the 2022 Chinese New Year sets celebrating the Year of the Tiger. Additionally, the announcement included one Monkie Kid reveal, and four new Super Mario sets. These are in addition to the Super Mario sets announced

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Chinese New Year 2021 Sets

2021 is looming ever closer. As it nears, we are also beginning to get wind of the first LEGO® sets coming our way. Earlier today, the LEGO® Group announced the Chinese New Year 2021 sets. Additionally, we get a sneak peak at one of six new Monkie Kid sets. 2021 marks the third consecutive year for Chinese Festival sets. Last

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Temple Fair (80105) Review

The LEGO® Group announced two Chinese Festival sets for global release back in November 2019. After months on backorder, I finally got my hands on these sets. Last week, I reviewed Lion Dance (80104). This week, we examine Temple Fair (80105). NOTE: The LEGO® Group provided this set for review. However, the provision of sets does not guarantee a favorable

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Lion Dance (80104) Review

Back in November 2019, I reported on the upcoming release of the 2020 Chinese New Year sets. The news was exciting because the sets received a worldwide release. The 2019 sets did not. Additionally, the intricate designs of the two new sets quickly placed the kits on my wish list. Despite the worldwide release, I still had difficulty getting them.

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