How to Drive Your Own Brick Derby

How to Drive Your Own Brick Derby

LEGO conventions often offer play-based fun for younger attendees. From Duplo pits to mosaic walls, from free play to building challenges, there’s lots to do for kids. But at a recent visit to Bricks Cascade, the clear winner in our family was the Brick Derby. What’s...
LEGOLAND Promo Bricks: Collecting May Be Addictive!

LEGOLAND Promo Bricks: Collecting May Be Addictive!

Many LEGOLAND Parks and Discovery Centers have offered printed promo bricks over the years. Also known as promotional or commemorative bricks, the fan community generally just calls them promo bricks. Join BrickNerd as we look into the past, present, and future of...
Everything You Want To Know About LEGO Gears

Everything You Want To Know About LEGO Gears

Gears. It’s what Technic is all about (apart from pneumatics 😉). When LEGO first created gears in a Samsonite set back in 1965, there were only four different sizes and the gears were all similar. Fast forward to 2024, and LEGO has produced gears in nearly 50...