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Lego Is Releasing a Bunch of 'Simpsons' Minifigures

Lego announced via Facebook today that they're releasing a new series of The Simpsons minifigures to coincide with a Lego-centric episode of the show that's set to air May 4th. The 16-piece series of minifigures includes the five members of the Simpsons clan, Mr. Burns, Chief Wiggum, Ralph Wiggum, Krusty the Clown, Milhouse, Nelson, Apu, Grampa Simpson, Itchy & Scratchy, and Flanders. The minifigures will be available for $3.99 each and will be released in early May sometime around the Lego Simpsons episode. The Simpsons' Lego episode, entitled "Brick Like Me," is the 550th episode of the show, and it follows Homer waking up in a world where [...]

Will Ferrell, Allison Brie, Nick Offerman, and Liam Neeson Are Doing Voices for a Lego Movie

Four of your favorite actors, Will Ferrell, Allison Brie, Nick Offerman, and Liam Neeson all just joined the voice cast of Lego: The Piece of Resistance, Variety reports. It was previously announced that the film, a 3D animated movie based on the popular toy blocks, also features the voice talents of Chris Pratt, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, and Morgan Freeman, making for quite an eclectic and exciting cast. The movie's being directed by Phil Lord & Chris Miller (21 Jump Street, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs) and follows an ordinary Lego dude named Emmett (voiced by Pratt) who everyone mistakenly thinks is the key to saving [...]

'The Simpsons' Is Getting LEGOfied in an Episode This May

To follow the recent success of The Lego Movie and pair with the Simpsons-themed LEGO set, Zap2it reports that the show will also be getting an entire episode animated using LEGO blocks this season to celebrate their 25-year anniversary. While no details have been released about the episode or whether it will be stop-motion or CG, it will air sometime in May — just a month after the release of the Simpsons LEGO set — so yes, soon you can watch a LEGO Simpsons episode while playing with some LEGO Simpsons.

Life-Sized Lego Model of Conan O'Brien Combines Two of the Internet's Favorite Things

Lego! Coco! How can the internet resist such a thing? This life-sized Conan model was built from Lego bricks by "World-renowned LEGO artist" Nathan Sawaya, who somehow has made a living out of playing with toys. Kudos, Nathan.

Here's a Peek at the First 'Simpsons' LEGO Set

LEGO is releasing their first Simpsons-themed product this year, and a photo of the 2,523-piece set called The Simpsons House leaked online yesterday. In addition to an impressively detailed model of 742 Evergreen Terrace that opens and closes, the set includes minifigures of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie, and Ned Flanders with matching accessories and will reportedly retail $150-200. Click through to check out the photo of the LEGOfied Simpsons home, which you can own and assemble yourself this April.