Batman and Selina Kyle Motorcycle Pursuit (76179) Review

It’s Batman Week at True North Bricks! We’re celebrating International Batman Day which takes place on September 17 this year. So far, we’ve seen Frank’s collection of Minifigures from the LEGO® Batman Movie, the Jim Lee Batman collection based on the comic books, and the Batmobile Tumbler from the Dark Knight Trilogy. Today, we jump…

Jim Lee Batman Collection Review – Part II

Who’s ready for more Caped Crusader goodness? Today I continue my look at the Jim Lee Batman Collection (31205) with Part II. For Day 4 of Batman Week, we’re returning to the LEGO®️ Art theme and my second of three reviews for this set. My first review was for the single portraits of Batman, The…

Batmobile Tumbler (76240) Review

It is Batman Week 2022 here at True North Bricks. We are celebrating the upcoming International Batman Day on September 17 with new Dark Knight themed content each day this week. Today, we take a closer look at the Batmobile Tumbler (76240) set. This epic kit accurately recreates Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy Batmobile. Interestingly,…

Jim Lee Batman Collection Review – Part I

Welcome to Day 2 of Batman Week fellow Bat-Fans. Today’s Bat goodness is my review of the Jim Lee Batman Collection (31205) from LEGO®️ Art. Like the other sets in the theme, you have the option to create multiple images from one box. For this particular collection, five images are possible with either one, two…

LEGO®️ Batman Movie Minifigure Collection

Welcome to Batman Week everyone! This Saturday, September 17th marks Batman Day 2022. You know, Batman Day? The most beloved superhero holiday of the year? Where we all gather on moonlit rooftops to read comics and brood by gargoyles? Alright, maybe it’s not that universal a day – not yet anyway. But we here at…

DC Comics Character Encyclopedia – New Edition Review

Back when True North Bricks began, one of my earliest reviews was the first edition of the DC Comics Character Encyclopedia. While entertaining for an AFOL returning to the hobby and DC Comics fan, I had some issues with the book. Firstly, it was organized chronologically and not by character. Additionally, it relied heavily on…

Batmobile: The Penguin Chase Review

The Batman starring Robert Pattinson hit theaters last week. I went to see it on day one. It was my first trip to the movies since the pandemic began. To celebrate, I reached into my pile of shame and pulled out Batmobile: The Penguin Chase. I bought this set months ago simply because I collect…

POLYBAG HAUL

I stopped into Toys R Us (TRU) the other morning to see if their shelves had been restocked. Christmas shoppers and natural disaster-related supply chain shortages (at least here in BC) had left them perpetually empty. Part of the reason for the trip is that I needed to pick up some polybags for the Brick…