As far as iconic '80s kids movies go, it doesn't get much better than The Goonies. In just 2 years, this pop-cultural phenomenon will turn 30! So, let's honor Chunk, Sloth, Mikey, Data and Mouth with the ultimate tribute...an official Lego Goonies set.
Even if you haven't seen one in person, you're probably at least familiar with the concept of a scratch-off world map—it hangs on the wall, you scratch off each country as you visit it, etc. But Lego Cuusoo user TPNK came up with a brilliant, far more tactile version made entirely out of—you guessed it—Lego pieces.
We're probably not getting hoverboards in 2015, bt at least we have the consolation of knowing that Lego approved an actual, licensed Back to the Future DeLorean set for release in the middle of next year. The set - which should include the necessarily Legos to modify the DeLorean for all three movies, as well as…
It's official, people. We won! The Lego Back to the Future—one of the Holy Grails of Lego—is going to be an official set! The fans have spoken and Lego has approved it. They are going to produce it for everyone to buy it! Yes, i'm so excited.
Like the Lego Batman action figure, this Lego Spidey is pretty damn amazing. Created by our friend Michael McCooey—hire this dude, Lego—it's fully posable down to the most extreme and typical Peter Parker positions, including hanging upside down. Here are all the features:
Rejoice, my lovely fellow nerds, because one of the Holy Grails of Lego is about to become a reality! The Lego Back to the Future set—the one you are looking at right here—may happen soon.
It's happening! One of my favorite Lego projects ever is coming to life: Lego Minecraft! The company just announced it officially: