A soon to be released1,326-piece LEGO Seinfeld set complete with minifigs of Jerry, Elaine, Kramer, George, Elaine, and Newman and callbacks to classic episodes of the ‘show about nothing’ including a Festivus pole, a goldfish in a bag, a pretzel and loaf of marble rye.
The ‘afrofuturistic Lego’ of Toronto based artist Ekow Nimako – hundreds of thousands of sleek black Lego blocks in structures which explore ‘the intersection of technology and race to visualize a powerful future for the African diaspora”.
Nimako’s ongoing project ‘Building Black’ envisages West African mythology and folklore in the form of masks and a huge 1.85m² urban landscape called ‘Kumbi Saleh 3020 CE’ representing the ancient capital of the Ghana empire.
Behold: an epic one-off Lego model of the Land Rover Defender 110 Camel Trophy by master block-builder Manuel Nascimento, complete with roll cage, bull bars, winch, tow hitches, snorkel, roof rack, fuel canisters, working lights, blinkers, and a deployable rooftop tent.
The build won him “Best in Show” at the 2017 Paredes de Coura LEGO Fan Weekend in Portugal.
In an e-mail that was sent to affiliate marketers by Rakuten Linkshare on behalf of the LEGO Group (via The Toybook), the company confirmed it would cease marketing for any toy sets related to the police.
The e-mail included a product listing of more than 30 LEG building sets, Minifigures, and accessories that involve police officers, firefighters, criminals, emergency vehicles, and buildings….