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Art with BrickinNick

Editor’s Note: LEGO® bricks inspire creations of all sorts. More and more, people are turning to the bricks as an artistic medium or muse. I often share my own LEGO® inspired art on Minifigure Monday. However, today is not about how LEGO® leads me to create. Instead, we’ve got an amazing guest post. You might have seen the author around

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Vidiyo’s Discontinuation

The LEGO® Group is certainly cleaning house for 2022. Recently, they announced the demise of LEGO® Digital Designer and Bricks and Pieces. Hot on the heels of those updates comes another that many AFOLs predicted already last summer. The LEGO® Group recently announced Vidiyo’s discontinuation effective January 31, 2022. Official Statement from the LEGO® Group: In July 2021 we decided

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Canadian LEGO® Deals (01/21/22)

This week’s Canadian LEGO® Deals (01/21/22) are nothing to write home about. Sadly, there are no more gifts-with-purchase online. Perhaps you can still get lucky by hitting up an actual store. The set selection is fairly similar to last week. AFFILIATE DEALS As an associate of the following retailers, True North Bricks earns from qualifying purchases. This does not cost

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Third 2021 LEGO® Ideas Review

The Third 2021 LEGO® Ideas Review stage is complete. From September 2021 to January 10th, 2022 fans made their choice from a massive list of ongoing submissions. In total 36 projects have made it through to the next round with the necessary 10,000 votes. Since early 2020 the number of submissions reaching 10K in votes has increased. This is the

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RIP LEGO Digital Designer

Yesterday, the LEGO® Group announced the end of Bricks and Pieces. Today, we learned that another fan favorite service is coming to an end. However, much like Bricks and Pieces merging with Pick A Brick, today’s announcement does not leave builders without an alternative. Join us as we say RIP LEGO Digital Designer, and look forward to a new focus

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In December, we revealed 4 new Brickheadz for 2022. Now we have 4 more to share with you. Additionally, this is the first time we have seen Stranger Things and Looney Tunes Brickheadz, and both are two-packs. Set 40549 comes with Demogorgon & Eleven from Netflix’s Stranger Things and the Demogorgon’s opening flower head looks fantastic! Set 40559 features Road

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