|02.17.2019 – Usually family gatherings and special occasions happen on a Sunday, but not in the Philippines as the weekend is reserved for both days. With that the event happened yesterday was the special block screening for The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part organized by Pinoy LUG (Pinoy LEGO Users Group) for their community.
PinoyLUG one of the two RLUG communities in the country has recently held a special block screening for The LEGO Movie 2: Second Part which was held at the Cinema 5 of SM Megamall.
|02.10.2019 – There have been five LEGO® Certified Stores in Metro Manila having some of the exclusive sets that are not available in other retail stores in the country.
You’ll be surprised to see some of the old sets that are discontinued or from the past few months, which is now on a discount sale as low as 50% percent off. But if you haven’t been passing by in this store you’ll get more than just one surprise that maybe you might be running to the nearest branch for some serious pick-up with the month long promo.
|11.12.2018 – Basketball has been a prominent sport in the Philippines despite most Filipinos lack the height to make up that requirement. It’s not a seasonal sport like Baseball or Footy, but that’s what you see in the streets every day. Filipinos enjoy playing and watching the game more popular than boxing, billiards or even soccer.
There has been merchandise based on this sport from team uniforms to novelty items like collectible minifigures tie-up to the NBA as the premier basketball league in the world.
|09.23.2018 – In the Philippines community gatherings are like festivals it has to be lively and attractive. It’s not your usual community gatherings where it’s just about the group in discussing what’s on the agenda or the next project that will be presented.
Every gathering has to be a party which this one was really held with this theme. PinoyLUG and BxB Trading Group host another successful gathering for their community in children’s party atmosphere as LEGO is for the kids and the young at heart its also takes a different approach in a family environment.
|09.02.2018 – Let’s be realistic LEGO® is an expensive toy brand some countries that includes the Philippines. There are many factors why it’s three times the cost when you’re comparing it to the Australian pricing. But anywhere outside this country it’s just another brand that every parent, child, or even an AFOL would spend on.
But that didn’t stop the Philippines to be more of a streetwise where to get them. There is community-related marketplace that you can acquire affordable LEGO® and these online sellers organizing BTC.
|08.24.2018 – Big LEGO events in the Philippines has become the norm since 2008. It has changed and evolved over the years when it comes to which community has been tied-up in collaboration of LAJ, the Philippines sole distributor for the LEGO brand.
For this year’s Toy Kingdom Toy Expo their presentation focus on Philippine culture as that is mostly people will get related to and with that AFOL Manila, the recently formed community has team-up with LAJ marketing to present this massive diorama display that you’ll find in the next three days at the SMX Convention Centre.
|08.06.2018 – Southern Bricks LEGO® Users Group held their monthly gatherings at the Hamra Library Centre. It’s their regular meet-ups with fellow AFOL; where they also organize a swap meet at the same time promote their passion for the hobby.
For the past months the monthly gathering was moved just across the library to a smaller community centre. It’s the same organized well-structured meet-up that is something quite a surprise after so many months that they hosted it at the usual library place with some happenings recently.
|07.23.2018 – On its second year Hybrid World Adelaide continues to evolve now held at the heart of the city. With emerging technologies how can a Danish toy company continue to be relevant? Simple, a community like SBLUG share their passion for LEGO keeping these plastic bricks alive.
This is the first time Southern Bricks LEGO® Users Group (SBLUG) participates in this year’s Hybrid World Adelaide with interactive activities and interesting displays. If Brickalaide and Brick Barossa was not enough this adds another event for you.