Why Lego Sets are Great For Kids
Lego Sets are great for Creative Play and Building Imagination.
Lego have so many great sets on the market at the moment it's hard to decide which kids will like most. The latest and most popular Lego sets are those in the Ninjago range. There are also sets for Lord of the Rings fans, Star Wars fans, Marvel and DC universe fans and lots more.
Lego blocks are loved by kids and appreciated by their parents as they provide hours of imaginative play for children and peace and quiet for parents.
Below I have given some details of each of the sets and listed the most popular items in each to assist you in choosing the best set for your gift shopping.
Lord of the Rings: The Battle of Helm's Deep - A great new look castle
The Lord of the Rings Lego sets have proved very popular with LOTR fans and also general LEGO fans. They provide hours of classic Lego fun combined with the great LOTR setting.
If you are looking for a great Lego set for a kid aged 10-14 this is a fantastic choice. It is a challenging set, with detailed instruction manuals so will provide hours worth of building and it has over 1300 pieces!
Lord of the Rings Lego Sets
More Great Lord of the Rings Lego Kits
This kit contains 2 important figures Gandalf the Grey and Frodo Baggins. This set contains 83 pieces including a horse and cart.
This set contains Frodo, Samwise Gamgee and Gollum. You also get the Ring, Elven sword Sting, hobbit sword, light of Ãarendil and a fish. It is very well priced for the 227 pieces it contains.
Lego Ninjago Sets
Introduced in 2011 the Ninjago series is one of the most popular in the current Lego range. Settings range from Feudal Japan to modern times and the older Lego Ninja series can be used with these newer pieces. The series is accompanied by a TV show, a Lego Ninjago game, many small spinner sets and even an iphone app! The range is best suited to older kids.
Lego NINJAGO secret movie
Ninjago sets and the Ninjago Encyclopedia
"The Ninjago Legos are a fun set and go great with the show currently airing on cartoon network. "
This 176 page book is suitable for children 6 years and over.
over 24 pieces in this great value pack. Suitable for 6 yrs and over.
Star Wars Lego Sets
More Star War Favorites
Recommended for kids 6 years and over this kit includes 4 figures ARC trooper, ARF trooper and 2 new enemy commando droids and a cannon.
Lego Super Heroes
Introducing the Lego Super Heroes
Lego superheroes are the one of the latest Lego ranges. It's a great series for kids aged 5-12 years. The range includes characters from DC Universe and Marvel. There are 20 sets in the Lego Super Heroes range
The characters that will be released include:
Batman, Bruce Wayne, Catwoman, Green Lantern, Joker Henchman, Lex Luthor, Poison Ivy, Robin, Superman, The Joker, The Riddler, Wonder Woman, Black Widow, Captain America, Doctor Octopus, Hawkeye, Hulk, Iron Man, Magneto, Spider-Man, Thor and Wolverine.
Lego Superheroes - Batman
The Bat cave is a great Superheroes set to begin with. It has almost 700 pieces. It also includes Batman, Robin, Bane, Poison Ivy and Bruce Wayne giving you enough characters to make a decent scene. I love the red batphone... I think it's my favorite piece.
More Lego Superheroes - Find your favorite
Wolverine, Magneto, Deadpool, a helicopter, a motorbike and 200 pieces make this set great value.
Batman and Catwoman in the same set with a motorbike and traffic lights. It's a small starter set but the Catwoman figurine is really well done.
Lego makes objects in 52 different colors
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Record breaking LEGO tower in Seoul
The largest commercially available LEGO set is the Taj Mahal set containing 5922 pieces.
Best Lego Websites
- The Official Lego Website
The Lego website recieves *** visitors per day and with good reason. There is a ton of stuff here for Lego lovers from tips and how to's to forums and product guides.
- The Brick Bible Project
Teach your kids bible stories using Lego illustrations.
- The Lego YouTube Channel
Watch Lego TV and learn about all the latest Lego products.
- Brick Wiki
The LEGO encyclopaedia - everything you could ever need to know about LEGO is here.
- Brother's brick
A lego blog for adults.
- 10 Coolest movie re-creations in Lego
Ghost-busters, Inception and the Matrix are among the movies made from Lego here.