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Lego pauses social media ad spending

Jul 02, 2020 - 8:50 AM

'We are committed to having a positive impact on children and the world they will inherit,' says Julia Goldin, chief marketing officer at Lego

LEGO. A human sized Lego figure is on display at the Lego building event in Helsinki, on September 28, 2019. Photo by  Alessandro Rampazzo/AFP


PH robotics team wins big at FIRST Lego League World Championship

May 18, 2019 - 9:58 AM

Young Filipino students bested other teams from all over the world at the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology Lego League World Championship in Houston, Texas

WINNERS. DYCI Blue Ocean's 10 with Mylene Abiva (left) of FELTA Multi-Media at the FIRST Lego League World Championship in Houston, Texas, USA. Photo courtesy of FELTA

‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’ review: Brazen fun, weighty wisdom

Feb 17, 2019 - 6:10 PM

'The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part' is one crazy party

'Lego' sequel disappoints at North American box office

Feb 12, 2019 - 1:39 PM

'The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part' performed below estimates from the studio and industry predictions

LEGO 2. The animated sequel stars the voices of Hollywood stars like Chris Pratt and Elizabeth Banks. Photo from Lego Movie's Instagram account

2018 top science stories: Rhino skeleton, climate change, and Lego heads

Dec 28, 2018 - 2:00 PM

As we wrap up 2018, the Mind Movers of the Mind Museum write about some of this year's most important science stories

WATCH: Is everything still awesome in 'The Lego Movie 2?'

Jun 06, 2018 - 8:08 AM

'The Lego Movie 2" hits Philippine cinemas February 2019'

LEGO MOVIE 2. The highly-anticipated sequel hits Philippine cinemas February 2019. Screenshot from Warner Brothers

It's Royal Wedding fever in London

May 09, 2018 - 9:14 PM

London's Madame Tussauds museum and Legoland Windsor join the excitement for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on May 19

ROYALS. Wax figures of Britain's Prince Harry and his US fiancee Meghan Markle are pictured during a photocall at Madame Tussauds in central London on May 9, 2018. Photo by Leal-Olivas/AFP

'The LEGO Ninjago Movie' review: Charming, but repetitive

Oct 03, 2017 - 9:55 PM

'The franchise is slowly but surely losing its novelty and luster'

VIRAL: LEGO buat koleksi baru astronot perempuan

Mar 02, 2017 - 11:12 PM

Koleksi baru LEGO itu berjudul Women of NASA yang terdiri dari 5 perempuan yang dianggap berperan penting dalam sejarah NASA

foto dari akun Twitter @LegoNASAWomen

'Lego Batman' beats 'Fifty Shades Darker' at US box office

Feb 14, 2017 - 10:30 AM

The movie featuring the voice of Will Arnett finishes on top with 53 million against the movie based on E L James novels at 46 6 million

'The LEGO Batman Movie' review: Taking silliness seriously

Feb 12, 2017 - 3:47 PM

LEGO Batman makes full use of the potential gags from the offbeat characters and the result is plenty of clever and satisfying comedy

Photo courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures

The Year In Tech: Tech toys we wanted in 2016

Dec 05, 2016 - 6:25 PM

These cool gears and gadgets made the trying year a far more colorful place

WATCH: 'Lego Batman' movie's hilarious new trailer introduces Robin

Jul 24, 2016 - 1:51 PM

It s time for you to stop this unhealthy behavior You can t spend the rest of your life alone dressed in black and staying up all night says Lego Alfred to Lego Bruce Wayne

Screengrab from YouTube/Warner Bros Pictures

5 scenes from 'The Force Awakens' that deserve their own mini spin-off

Jul 13, 2016 - 3:32 PM

LEGO and Sony Interactive Entertainment s latest game lets you play out the best scenes from the film

Toy 'arms race' turning Lego violent – study

May 23, 2016 - 10:30 PM

To catch the attention of their customers toy manufacturers are similarly locked in a metaphorical arms race for exciting new products say researchers

This undated handout picture released by the University of Canterbury at Christchurch on May 23, 2016 shows associate professor Christoph Bartneck from the university holding a Lego container at the campus. Lego products are becoming increasingly violent as toymakers engage in an "arms race" to retain children's attention in the digital age, New Zealand researchers said on May 23, 2016. The University of Canterbury team said child's play was becoming more brutal, with a higher proportion of weapons appearing among Lego's building blocks and war-like scenarios featuring in its themed kit sets. / AFP PHOTO / University of Canterbury / STR / ----EDITORS NOTE ----RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE MANDATORY CREDIT " AFP PHOTO / UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY" NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS - NO ARCHIVES

WATCH: Beatboxing Batman announces 'The Lego Batman Movie' in teaser trailer

Mar 30, 2016 - 9:22 PM

From the same studio that has brought you Batman v Superman comes The Lego Batman Movie which features a sassier beatboxing hip hop loving Batman

Screengrab from YouTube/Warner Bros Philippines Trailers

'Frozen' ice castle boosts Lego profit

Mar 02, 2016 - 3:01 PM

The Danish toy maker sees a 31 surge in net profit in 2015 driven by Elsa s Sparkling Ice Castle

Teachers on PH poll duty, Mamasapano clash, toy revolution | 6PM wRap

Jan 29, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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Lego unveils first disabled minifigure

Jan 29, 2016 - 3:15 PM

The new minifigure is released following the ToyLikeMe campaign a petition that asked Lego to represent disability in their toys

Boneka Barbie kini tersedia dalam beragam bentuk tubuh

Jan 29, 2016 - 2:58 PM

Lego juga keluarkan minifigure berkursi roda

KERAGAMAN. Boneka Barbie kini tersedia dalam beragam bentuk tubuh, warna kulit, warna mata, dan tatanan rambut. Foto dari Instagram/@Barbie

‘Star Wars’ Han Solo spinoff in the works – report

Jul 09, 2015 - 12:28 AM

Christopher Miller and Phil Lord will be directing a Star Wars spinoff about Han Solo

IN PHOTOS: Sneak peek at the first LEGO certified store in PH

May 10, 2015 - 2:06 PM

Everything is about to get really really awesome

IN PHOTOS: Awesome LEGO version of Intramuros, Manila

Apr 26, 2015 - 9:50 AM

LEGO versions of Manila Cathedral Plaza de Roma and the surrounding buildings

Animated 'Spider-Man' in 2018 – Sony

Apr 24, 2015 - 12:43 AM

A Sony spokesperson confirms that the creators of The Lego Movie will do the movie

Solar eclipse, tech shifts in business, underboob selfies | SciTech4u

Mar 24, 2015 - 5:56 PM

A rare celestial event: March 20’s solar eclipse What are the 7 tech shifts happening right now? The underboob selfie riles up Thailand s officials

WATCH: ’Fifty Shades of Grey’ Lego parody

Feb 06, 2015 - 6:39 PM

See the famous duo Christian and Anastasia come alive in Lego form

'MY TASTES ARE VERY SINGULAR.' Christian carries Anastasia in 'Fifty Shades' parody'Fifty Shades of Bricks.' Screengrab from YouTube

Holiday gaming gift guide: For the kids

Nov 30, 2014 - 8:30 AM

If you re looking for the perfect gaming present for your kids don t worry We re here to help you pick some quality games for your children

Lego to drop Shell partnership bowing to Greenpeace pressure

Oct 09, 2014 - 9:47 PM

The Lego brand and everyone who enjoys creative play should never have become part of Greenpeace s dispute with Shell says Lego chief executive Joergen Vig Knudstorp

LEGO. A photo taken on July 24, 2014 shows Greenpeace activists hanging a banner in front of a Shell gas station in Santiago, Chile to protest against Shell's oil search in the Artic region, and also to demand that Lego remove Shell logos from their toys. Photo by Martin Bernetti/AFP

Lego to build on movie success, tackle globalization challenge

Mar 12, 2014 - 11:56 AM

Toymaker Lego is basking in record sales with a blockbuster movie expected to further propel sales of its colourful plastic

SUCCESS.  A picture taken on February 27, 2014 shows Jorgen Vig Knudstorp, CEO of LEGO at a press conference in London. Toymaker Lego is basking in record sales with a blockbuster movie expected to further propel sales of its colourful plastic, but the Danish firm is not resting on its laurels and is undertaking major changes to face up to the challenges of globalisation. AFP PHOTO / SCANPIX DENMARK / HENNING BAGGER

WebHits: 'The Lego Movie' official bloopers

Feb 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Even legos make mistakes too

'The Lego Movie' tops N. America Box Office

Feb 10, 2014 - 9:58 AM

The film has earned 69 1 million between Friday and Sunday

BLOCKBUSTER. 'The Lego Movie' is a certified hit. Screengrab from the film's Facebook

‘The Lego Movie’ Review: A genuine block-buster

Feb 05, 2014 - 4:27 PM

The story of an ordinary minifigure is in the spotlight in The Lego Movie a charming film that won t disappoint fans

PLAY WELL. Some of the best creations can’t be found in an instruction manual. Screen grab from the trailer

Playing this week: Crime caper, murder, LEGO heroes

Feb 05, 2014 - 2:13 PM

This week s new releases: American Hustle RoboCop Haunter The Lego Movie

Graphic by Mara Mercado

WebHits: A Lego Thriller

Sep 09, 2013 - 8:00 AM

To this day Michael Jackson s Thriller remains one of the most influential music videos of all time Now you can watch part of it in Lego

WebHits: The Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug LEGO trailer

Aug 24, 2013 - 7:15 AM

YouTube user BrotherHoodWorkshop recreates the trailer of the upcoming sequel of The Hobbit using LEGO

Showcase of PH tourism spots in Lego map

Jun 12, 2013 - 1:16 PM

To commemorate the country s 115th Independence Day SM Lanang along with their partners created a Philippine map using thousands of Lego pieces

LEGO MAP. A view of the Philippine map made of LEGO bricks on display at the SM Lanang mall in Davao City. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

[Family] Kids and summer

May 07, 2012 - 10:19 PM

Here are 7 things you can do together to make the remainder of the season count

GIGANTIC PROPELLERS, GROWING MINDS. A Titanic exhibit at the Art & Science Museum in Singapore. Photo from Nikka Santos