Our members put on a successful AFOL display at the Angelika Film Center in Manhattan for the NYC premiere of “A LEGO Brickumentary”! Parents and kids stopped by to check out New York City-themed MOCs by NYCLUG members Lyn, Donald, Sid and Don, who gave out free “Brickumentary” posters and postcards, and answered questions about the film! Our MOCs included Don’s George Washington Bridge, Lyn’s Citibike stand and Brazilian Trio Electrico, Donald’s joyriding motorcyclist and Sid’s Bricklyn Bridge. A Saturday morning into afternoon well-spent! (more…)
Through the looking glass: NYCLUG’s permanent installation at the Rock Ctr. LEGO Store
Every tourist who has ever been to New York has probably looked through a pair of these: mounted binoculars, often seen at landmarks such as the Empire State Building. (more…)
NYCLUG’s final Showcase Windows
Beginning this year, the LUG Showcase Windows at your local LEGO Brand Retail store will switch from a monthly display to a permanent one… (more…)
Our new Community windows!
It’s been a busy few weeks for NYCLUG, which continues to grow in both members and LEGO displays. (more…)
NYCLUG, meet HILUG
It was a quick conference of AFOLs to be sure, but hopefully worth the wait as Charles Dunlap (r.) from the Hawaii LUG stopped by the LEGO Brand Retail store at Rockefeller Center last week. (more…)
LEGO previews the reboot of storied Bionicle line at New York Comic Con
In 2001, Lego first released their legendary Bionicle line of highly articulated, mask-wearing robot creatures, complete with transparent colored eye stalks, piston-packed elements, and lots and lots of ball joints.
NYCLUG Gets Sneak Peek at the New LEGO Flagship Store in New York City
On Sept. 24, NYCLUG members were treated to a special preview of the new LEGO Brand Retail store in Manhattan’s Flatiron District — and it’s like no other LEGO store around! (more…)
NYCLUG’S Latest Display at the Rockefeller Center LEGO Store
Last month, members of NYCLUG installed their latest MOCs for the Community window at the Rockefeller Center LEGO Store — and met with their newest members! (more…)
NYCLUG at the LIC Springs! Block Party in Queens
NYCLUG members Kent, Moa Victor and Sid were on hand as NYCLUG hosted its first-ever Community Build Event at the massive LIC Springs block party on Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City, Queens on May 17. (more…)
NYCLUG LEGO News #008
In this edition, a new documentary on AFOLs will bow at the Tribeca Film Festival; LEGO formally announces the new Simpsons minifigs; and a Mindstorms team solves a Rubik’s cube in mind-numbingly record time.