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Archive for November, 2013

December means LEGO Advent Calendar

LEGO and Fed EX came through. My Advent Calendar arrived today so I’ll start blogging the calendar sunday morning. The box says new content each sunday on Guess we’ll see what that means tomorrow.

NoShavember 2013 Champion announced!

Announcing the 2013 NoShavember champion congratulations Bombur.

lego hobbit dwarfs in no shavember


Stay Home all weekend sale!

Small business Saturday, Cyber Monday, I call it my stay home all weekend sale. 20% of Yoda Archives and Ollure Fantasy prints all weekend.

Don’t know what to get the LEGO, Star Wars, or fantasy Fan on your Christmas list? Not sure what sets they have? Get them some Toy photography prints.

Visit my store and pick their favorites. The newest print is Medusa in afternoon sun.

Medusa action figure in late afternoon sun.

And for readers of this blog order two 8x10s and I’ll throw in a free 4×6 print. Just mention The “Stay At Home all weekend” sale when you check out, by commenting in paypal’s notes section.

LEGO Black Friday online deals

LEGO has Begun their Brick Friday sale online.

brick friday

1) Free Shipping on any purchase.

2) FREE Limited Edition LEGO Holiday Set with a $99 purchase!
This special is also offered online and is automatically added to your cart.

3) Spend $149 and get free shipping, the holiday gift set, and a $10 gift card.

There are several sets on sale as well click here to see their sales. There are reduce prices on sets, dvds, and magnets.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!. I thankful for all my followers and the fun we have playing with toys.

Classic TV. I watch this every year.

Plus iTunes finally had Cheers “Thanksgiving Orphans” episode, The one with the food fight. Just downloaded it.

LEGO Yoda Chronicles Trilogy tonight

The Lego Yoda Chronicles trilogy will air tonight on cartoon network. The marathon starts at 7/6c and concludes with the final installment Attack of the Jedi at 8/7c.


Affliate post: Boba Fett Bounty Hunter shirt

At TeeFury today only! Bounty Hunter a Boba Fett Speed racer mash up shirt. Bounty Hunter is offered on Navy, Black, or green.


If you like this shirt remember to use the links in this post. Tee-fury is an affiliate site. Sales made through these links help support this site. TeeFury

LEGO The Hobbit Videogame

LEGO The Hobbit Video games has been announced. The game will be released in 2014 and will be available on most gaming consoles. The game will cover the first two films in the Hobbit trilogy, An Unexpected Journey and The Desolation of Smaug. The third film, There and Back Again will not be released till December 2014. So why not wait till then to release a game? legothehobbit-header01-600x300

Toys R Us pre Black Friday.


Toys R US rewards members can get early Black Friday deals tomorrow, Wednesday Nov 27. Here are a few of the that might interest my followers; 50% Hero world Batmobile, 40% off MEGA BLOKS Halo Covenant Wraith, Micro Action Figure Collector Pack or Covenant Seraph 800976, and 35% off these LEGO sets Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape, Mobile Police Unit, Cool Cruiser, Transport Copter, Highway Pickup, Dirt Bike Transporter, Stephanie’s Cool Convertible or Adventure Camper. Be sure you know suggested retail on these sets as TRU marks up most LEGO by about 20-25%. So you’re with these price you are saving only 10% off retail.

LEGO’s Loki’s Cosmic Cube retails for 19.99 at most stores but TRU charges 24.99 for it. AT 35% off that price is $16.24. That a sale but not as good as it appears.



Offers available beginning Wednesday, 11/27/13 for Rewards“R”Us members only. Quantities limited; no rain checks. Prices, offers and exclusions may vary online, and at Toys“R”Us Times Square, Puerto Rico and Express and Outlet stores. Selection varies by store.


Click for all Black Friday deals

LEGO Black Friday deals

LEGO has sent an email teasing it’s Brick Friday offers. No hints as to specials deals or sales. Just that they start online 12am Friday. Hopefully is be as good as this past weekend deal 3x VIP points and free shipping. Plus if you shop brick and mortar store Friday there a chance to win $1000 shopping spree.

They do have a few deals listed for the LEGO Stores. These can be found on the monthly calendars.

brick friday

1)FREE Holiday Pick a Brick Box with a $75 purchase!
From November 1 to December 24 get a FREE Holiday Pick a Brick Box with any $75 purchase!
Offer valid November 1 – December 24, 2013 only or while supplies last.

2)FREE Limited Edition LEGO Holiday Set with a $99 purchase!
Get a FREE Limited Edition LEGO Holiday Set with a $99 purchase!
Offer valid November 29 – December 2, 2013 only or while supplies last.
This special is also offered online and is automatically added to your cart.

3)Win a $1,000 Shopping Spree!
Shop early at The LEGO Store on “Brick” Friday to receive special giveaways and your chance to win an on-the-spot $1,000 shopping spree!
Offer is valid November 29, 2013 only while supplies last.



LEGO VIP members 3x points!

Today is the day. It’s LEGO Vip black VIP_3XFriday preview!

Saturday Nov 23 one day LEGO shop at home special TRIPLE points! earn triple points on everything you order from today plus free shipping on any size order.  LEGO VIP members only! today only and only black friday preview

*VIP Offer Details: Only valid on and phone orders on November 23, 2013 through 11:59pm EST (8:59pm PST) or while supplies last; quantities are limited. Offer is not valid at LEGO Stores. Offer available only to VIPs registered as of November 15, 2013. Merchandise totals calculated after VIP Point redemption; any applicable taxes, shipping charges, or value of gift cards purchased do not apply to merchandise totals. Offers exclude backorder items. Cannot be applied to previous purchases or combined with any other discount, offer or free gift. Offer valid only in the United States and Canada.

update to add link. I noticed that the automated related posts have kicked in. But you can only see on single posts not if you are reading the entire blog. So start looking at the bottom of each post.

Dark Horse’s Star Wars Black Friday Sale

Dark Horse’s Star Wars Black Friday Sale

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Dark Horse Comics will once again be holding a Black Friday sale for Star Wars comics. From the press release…



 For 72 hours, Dark Horse Digital will offer 150 single-issue Star Wars comics for $100! A savings of over $300!

November 22, MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse Comics is rocking Black Friday madness with a very exclusive limited offer for its digital-comics readers . . . 

Feast your optic sensors on this year’s Black Friday MegaBundle. For one weekend only, you can get over 150 digital Star Wars comics for the crazy-low price of only $100. 

Get classics like The Clone WarsThe Old Republic, and all three arcs of Crimson Empire. Get a taste of Brian Wood’s critically acclaimed Star Wars series. Your favorite Sith friends are here too, with Darth Maul and Darth Vader series, plus the latest series, Lost Tribe of the…

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Armor wearing Alien Squid conference


Daleks meet the Kraang

Affiliate post: Doctor who shirts with poster and EBay updates

At TeeFury today! Time Will Tell by onebluebird vs. 50 Years of Time Lords by Bamboota
We’re celebrating the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who with a special TwoFury! And even better… order either shirt, and you’ll get a 3D mini-poster and 3D glasses!

Time will tell is offered on black, blue, and royal blue. 50 years is offered on Navy, Black, and dark chocolate.


If you like this shirt remember to use the links in this post. Tee-fury is an affiliate site. Sales made through these links help support this site. TeeFury

EBAY Store Update

I just added some more print to the E-bay store. Medusa and An Extremely Unexpected Gathering are both offered on e-bay for the first time. Plus other prints on my online store here.

LEGO Marvel Superheroes fact sheet

A Marvel LEGO Superheroes infographic.
MArvel lego superheroes facts

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man Polybag (30302) Found

The Brickfan reports new LEGO Spider-man Polybag has been spotted on


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man Polybag (30302) Found.

The Last Day New Doctor Who mini episode

Daleks, Daleks, Daleks

dalek toys
Be careful when you open these blind bags. The parts fall out some where in my truck there is a mini Gunstick.

Daleks mini-figures from Dr Who character building  series 1-3

The 8th Doctor

I finally was able to photograph the 8th Doctor. This is from 50th anniversary blind bag Doctor Who series.  One random Doctor in each bag. I think they are evenly distributed in each case. The bricks on the checklist are all the same color unlike previous series which had different colors to denote rarity.

caracter building doctor who

Seen here The 8th Doctor from Dr Who character building 50th anniversary series


Night of the Doctor

Doctor Who prequel to the Day of the Doctor 50th anniversary episode.

Affiliate post: save $5 on Gimmick Tees Overstocks

Gimmick Tees  is running an overprint sale this week.  No new designs but save $5 on previous designs you may have missed. Shirts offered include I love Japan,  Mathematical, minions in Banana Nana, Lego flesh wound, Pacific Rim and Sherlock. minion tee shirt, godzilla


Men’s Crew neck, women’s Tee, women’s scoop neck, women’s tank top and women’s v-neck. Prices start at 15.99 and include shipping and tracking.

Abominable Snow Builder

It was the coldest night of the season which made me think what does a Yeti do all day in the Himalayas? Build snow droids what else?
lego yeti and snow driod r2d2


LEGO TV ad. Let’s Build. Father and son building with LEGO bricks. This will be me and my son in a few years.