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Lego to Meet With Feminist Parents, As Conservatives Defend Toy Line

In December, Lego expanded its MinFigs line — its slightly more realistic line of toys — to include a range of female characters. The company made a real effort to make the toys, dubbed Lego Friends, multi-cultural (they brought in a range of consultants from different countries). But two aspects of the new toys made [...]
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Terrorist Toys: al-Qaeda Lego

Odd : The Inquisitr - Odd (6 years ago)

Lego has gone all edgy, and politically ironic expanding the range of villians in the Lego collection to include al-Qaeda terrorists. Sadly purchasing an al-Qaeda figure doesn’t automaticlly give you the 72 virgins play set but it d... Read Post

LEGO SuperFriends Project Takes Girly Minifigs And Makes Them Into Heroes - Everything is awesome!

Odd : Geekosystem (3 months ago)

The LEGO Friends line of products got a lot of flak from feminist critics when it was first introduced, mostly because it took what was envisioned as a completely gender-neutral toy and turned it into a very tradition-conforming exa... Read Post

LEGO Update! Official Marvel & DC Lines Announced, Plus the Trailer for the LEGO ‘Star Wars’ TV Special

Odd : Nerd Bastards (3 years ago)

Nothing brought me more joy as a child than an afternoon with a tub of LEGO bricks. Kids today though, man, they have it great. Not only is LEGO still a staple of children’s toys but their ever expanding partnerships create some of ... Read Post

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