LEGO City Magazine – Issue 9

Issue 9 of LEGO City Magazine welcomes Garbageman Gary to the rubbish filled streets of LEGO City! The latest issue, released on 7th November, comes with a Garbageman Gary minifigure and his Clean Up Kit – which consists of a wheelbarrow, brush and spade.   You also get a blue and green trash can combo, and […]

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LEGO City Magazine – Issue 7

After a few months hiatus (it was paused while two LEGO Jurassic World Magazines were released), LEGO City Magazine is back on shelves. And this issue comes with not one, but two gifts (perhaps a treat for having to wait…) The hero is Issue 7 is Racer Ray, who we get along with his race […]

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It Pays to Shop Local

Not available in Argos. And not available in Smyths Toys either. Or Amazon, S@H, Debenhams or Tesco. But is available in my local toy store – Byrnes Books & Toys Not one but TWO great deals on Collectable Minifigures!  3 for €10 and a Loyalty Card where you get a 6th Minifigure FREE when you […]

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40th Anniversary of the Minifigure Promo Gift

Now available on the Irish Shop@Home site, LEGO Minifigure Factory is free with all orders over €55. Which lets face it, if you’re anything like me, you’re going to pay that anyway to get free shipping! This looks like a great little freebie. 86 pieces including 5 microfigures depicting some all time favourite LEGO themes, […]

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Lego City Magazine – Issue 4

Picture the scene.  An room in a nondescript office block in a nondescript industrial park somewhere nondescript in the UK.  It’s a soulless room, only a 2017 wall planner punctuating the coldness of the white walls. A young man – mid thirties maybe – sits back into a swivel chair.  In his hands are four […]

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I Bought It So You Don’t Have To

#5004934 – Seasonal Christmas Ornament, or as it was advertised on argos.ie, Lego Christmas Tree. And look doesn’t it look lovely? But wait a minute…   Looks can be deceiving, and of course I should have read the description: Build a LEGO star to place on top of the cardboard Christmas tree, then have fun […]

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