In March this year, LEGO introduced a new line of sets called “Brickheadz.” Brickheadz capitalizes on the popularity of pop culture vinyl collectible figures by marrying them to the LEGO brand. The initial wave includes a variety of characters which include Captain America and Iron Man from Marvel, Batman and Joker from DC, Belle and Beast from Beauty in and the Beast, and Jack Sparrow and Armando Salazar from Pirates of the Caribbean, just to name a few. There are 3 very distinct reasons that I think LEGO Brickheadz are going to be the next big thing for the LEGO group.
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Strap in Xbox fans, 2018 is a rebuilding year. To clarify, a rebuilding year is most commonly found in the world of sports. It references a team or club spending time and resources on building today for a championship tomorrow. While it’s maybe a crude apology, it’s clear that Microsoft has been in a rebuilding phase for a while now. The real question then is … Continue reading 2018 Is a Rebuilding Year for Xbox | Xbox Enthusiast
The latest craze to hit the youth of the world is a small piece of metal or plastic with a bearing in the middle allowing it to spin. They are more fondly referred to as, “Fidget Spinners.” So is this new fad worth your attention or is just another in a long line of forgotten gadgets. The answer might be both.
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For those that don’t know, I write for a website called Xbox Enthusiast. At the end of each year, like most video game websites, we share our picks for best Games of the Year. This year, I picked my 5 favorite games on the Xbox One. From Cuphead to LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2. You can read my full list: HERE Continue reading 2017 Xbox One GOTY | Xbox Enthusiast
Hey folks. I have started writing for The Xbox Enthusiast and decided to share my Ranking LEGO article on the site. In hindsight, I did make a few updates to my original order. If you’d like to see where I currently rank all 20 LEGO Games you can check it out there: Part 1 – #10 thru #6 Part 2 – #5 thru #1 So, … Continue reading Ranking the LEGO Games *Updated*
In 2003 LEGO Interactive partnered with veteran British developer Traveller’s Tales to create the first title, in what would become a series of video games based on licenses that The LEGO Group had. The first project, LEGO Star Wars, was a no brainer. Almost 15 years later, the partnership between LEGO Interactive and Traveller’s Tales, now TT Games, has produced a total of 23 video games with number 24 due out in just a few weeks. The only sensible thing to do at this point is rank those games and find out what the best LEGO Game is.
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Earlier this year I wrote a very divisive article about why I decided to sell my Nintendo Switch. You can read that article here: 4 Reasons Why I Sold My Switch. The truth is, most of the concerns that drove me away 4 months ago are still there. However, I find myself drawn more and the more to the Switch. So much so that I felt I needed to rebuttal myself. If you are just tuning in, this is something I do frequently. With that said, I’d like to share how the Nintendo has brought me back on-board for the Switch.
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