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  • Second 2016 LEGO Ideas Review Deadline – September 5

    Second 2016 LEGO Ideas Review Deadline – September 5

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    As Autumn slowly creeps up on us, so does the Second 2016 LEGO Ideas Review deadline. Projects have until Monday September 5th at 12:00 midnight (Central European Summer Time or GMT+2) to gather support if they want to be considered in the Second 2016 LEGO Ideas Review. Want to help your favourite project reach the 10,000 supporter milestone before the deadline? Then help spread the word and push those projects to the finish line! Projects that ...

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  • 10K Club Interview: Meet Matt De Lanoy of Johnny Five

    10K Club Interview: Meet Matt De Lanoy of Johnny Five

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    Many LEGO fans may already know him or have even met him at exhibitions, but there is probably a lot about him you haven't heard before. Today we are delighted to introduce you to Matt De Lanoy, better known as PepaQuin on LEGO Ideas and in the wider LEGO fan community. Matt is the talented fan designer behind Johnny Five, one of the all time coolest robots! Make sure to read on as Matt shares plenty of insights about why he created Johnny Five ...

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  • 10K Club Interview: Meet Jacopo Magri of the Jedi High Council Chamber

    10K Club Interview: Meet Jacopo Magri of the Jedi High Council Chamber

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    This week's 10K Club member comes from Italy and has a mighty passion for Star Wars, and one place in the Star Wars universe in particular. Today we have the pleasure to introduce you to Jacopo Magri, better known as lojaco on LEGO Ideas, the fan designer behind the Jedi High Council Chamber. Read on to get to know more about this talented LEGO designer and why he felt the need to replicate the Jedi High Council Chamber in LEGO bricks! Help us ...

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  • 10K Club Interview: Meet Koen Zwanenburg of the Gingerbread House

    10K Club Interview: Meet Koen Zwanenburg of the Gingerbread House

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    We're continuing our 10K Club member intervews in the run up to the next review results in the early fall and this week we have the pleasure to introduce you to Koen Zwanenburg, better known as Swan Dutchman on LEGO Ideas, the fan designer behind the delightfully colourful and detailed Gingerbread House. Koen shares plenty of insights about his project, his motivation for creating it and tells much more about his passion for LEGO. When building ...

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  • 10K Club Interview: Meet Jessica Russell of the Fossil Museum

    10K Club Interview: Meet Jessica Russell of the Fossil Museum

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    Here on the LEGO® Ideas team we are constantly being amazed by the LEGO® models that our members create and submit. Every year, out of the thousands of projects that are submitted, only a handful of them however manage to achieve the all important milestone of 10,000 supporters that moves their project into the LEGO Review, where models are presented to the LEGO Ideas Review Board to determine their suitability as actual LEGO sets. In the lead ...

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  • Update: Making it easier for new members to create an account, and minor TOS change

    Update: Making it easier for new members to create an account, and minor TOS change

    We’ve heard from many of you that it’s difficult and confusing for new members to set up an Ideas account. After all, if you found LEGO Ideas after mid-2014, you never had a LEGO CUUSOO account, and the prompts to import one were confusing. Today we updated LEGO Ideas to simplify the sign up process by removing the LEGO CUUSOO account import step: If you visit LEGO Ideas without a LEGO ID, you’ll go through the standard LEGO ID process, accept ...

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  • What time is it? It’s LEGO® Adventure Time!

    What time is it? It’s LEGO® Adventure Time!

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    We simply can’t contain ourselves anymore! We’re extremely excited to be able to share with you official details of the upcoming LEGO Ideas 21308 Adventure Time set. In fact, we’re so excited that we’re giving you all a peek at the official product image well in advance of the 1st of January, 2017 official launch of this set.   Here is the official product description: Build LEGO® brick versions of eight of your favorite Adventure Time ...

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  • Updates to LEGO Ideas Guidelines and TOS

    Updates to LEGO Ideas Guidelines and TOS

    Today we've updated our Guidelines and House Rules and Terms of Service to clarify the range of submission we're able to produce as LEGO Ideas sets. This includes new limits to project size, scope, and subject matter. We’ve also simplified guidelines for collaborative projects. Here's a summary of the updates: Once we produce a LEGO Ideas set based on a third-party property, we will not accept more Ideas submissions based on that property. This ...

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  • LEGO Ideas Third 2015 Review Results

    LEGO Ideas Third 2015 Review Results

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    Over the past several months, we’ve once again reviewed nine amazing projects that reached 10,000 supporters between September 2015 and early January 2016, which was our third review qualification period of 2015. Here are the results: https://youtu.be/c_vBQe1nRvI   Beatles Yellow Submarine As an amateur musician and songwriter, Kevin Szeto, wanted to show his affection for The Beatles through a LEGO tribute to the iconic British rock band. He ...

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  • Nine Projects Qualify for the First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review

    Nine Projects Qualify for the First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review

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    The First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review qualifying period ended this Monday morning, May 2nd at 12:00 a.m. Central European Summer Time or GMT+2. Today we can celebrate that nine mightily impressive projects have gathered 10,000 supporters between the months of January and May 2016. This included our old robot friend from the 80's, Johnny Five, who snuck through to the Review stage with just a few days to go. We wish to extend our congratulations to ...

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  • First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review Deadline – May 2

    First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review Deadline – May 2

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    It is that time of the year again, when we are approaching the First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review deadline with light speed. Projects have until Monday May 2nd at 12:00 midnight (Central European Summer Time or GMT+2) to gather support if they want to be considered in the First 2016 LEGO Ideas Review. So if your favourite project hasn’t reached 10,000 supporters yet, then make sure to lend your support or spread the word about the project. Who knows, ...

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  • Interview with LEGO® Maze fan designer, Jason Allemann

    Interview with LEGO® Maze fan designer, Jason Allemann

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    The LEGO® Ideas team met up with fan designer, Jason Allemann (a.k.a JKBrickworks), in January 2016 to get to know a little more about his passion for LEGO bricks, his inspiration behind the a-MAZE-ing LEGO 21305 Maze, as well as his nearly two year journey to reaching the much sought after 10,000 supporter milestone.  Check out the video below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgiXe54qCmE Jason gathered a great deal of information about his LEGO ...

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  • The A-maze-ing Maze is Now Available on Shelves!

    The A-maze-ing Maze is Now Available on Shelves!

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    Ladies and Gentlemen, Children of (nearly) all ages, Please help us welcome the latest addition to the LEGO® Ideas family - 21305 Maze, which is now available for purchase. Designed by Jason Allemann, Maze is a reinvention of the classic ball and labyrinth game that offers endless hours of fun. With an interchangeable maze system, you are only limited by your imagination. Easily build new mazes and swap them out to keep the challenge going or ...

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  • LEGO Ideas Second 2015 Review Results

    LEGO Ideas Second 2015 Review Results

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    Over the past several months, we’ve reviewed nine amazing projects that reached 10,000 supporters between May and September last year, which was our second review qualification period of 2015. Here are the results: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdf_gFimdn8 Caterham Super Seven Carl Greatrix is known in the LEGO fan community for his photo-realistic models of cars, trains, and aircraft. He’s perfectly captured the classic British sports car in ...

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  • LEGO Ideas Maze – The reinvention of a classic!

    LEGO Ideas Maze – The reinvention of a classic!

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    Today we're excited to share with you the next LEGO Ideas set, 21305 Maze. Here's your first look at official product images and our press release. LEGO Ideas Maze – The reinvention of a classic! The latest LEGO Ideas product reinvents the classic ball and labyrinth game, but adds a twist of creative LEGO building to the fun. Built entirely from LEGO elements, the LEGO Maze consists of a base frame and a simple tip and tilt mechanism made up of ...

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  • Welcome Hasan to the LEGO Ideas Team

    Welcome Hasan to the LEGO Ideas Team

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    Please join me in welcoming Hasan Jensen to our moderation and engagement team as Community Specialist. Hasan is a Danish/Malaysian LEGO Technic fan based in our Billund office. Outside of work he likes to photograph bands and concerts of all sorts. After joining us in January, he’s taking to the role swimmingly and brings fresh energy and perspective. Soon you’ll also hear from Hasan in comments and on our blog. Please give him a warm welcome ...

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  • A few small maintenance fixes on LEGO Ideas

    A few small maintenance fixes on LEGO Ideas

    Today we’re happy to share a few small maintenance fixes that will make a big difference for some peoples’ experience on LEGO Ideas. Login Issues. First, some people have reported not being able to log in, or being logged out soon after logging in. Our developers have improved the way the LEGO Ideas site works with LEGO ID. Hopefully logging in (and staying logged in!) is now more reliable. Search Bar. In the search bar, the magnifying glass ...

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  • Nine Projects Qualify for the Third 2015 LEGO Review

    Nine Projects Qualify for the Third 2015 LEGO Review

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    The Third 2015 LEGO Review qualifying period ended this Monday morning, January 4th at 12:00 a.m. Billund Time. There was quite an exciting race to the finish as the Concorde Display Set, National Park Service Centennial Vignettes, and Victorian London Christmas qualified this weekend, some with little time to spare! In total, nine amazing projects 10,000 supporters between September and January. We're thrilled to have the opportunity to ...

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  • Third 2015 Review Deadline Monday

    Third 2015 Review Deadline Monday

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    The New Year (and the Third 2015 LEGO Review deadline) is almost upon us. To be considered in this review, projects have until the stroke of midnight at LEGO HQ in Billund, Denmark on Monday morning January 4* to reach 10,000 supporters. So, take the last day of 2015 and the first weekend of the new year to spread the word and support your favorite projects! Projects that reach 10,000 supporters after midnight on Monday qualify for the First ...

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  • More (original) ideas wanted!

    More (original) ideas wanted!

    When you visit various LEGO fan sites and Facebook pages over the next month, there’s a good chance you will run into our “Creative Ideas Wanted” campaign. Kicking off on the 26th December and continuing until the end of January, the aim of the campaign is to encourage people to take up the challenge of designing a model that could become the next LEGO product. Of course we already have many great ideas – over 5,000 active right now – but we’d ...

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