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Archive for December, 2010

Ace Kim | December 15th, 2010 | LEGO Harry Potter, News

Warner Bros. LEGO Harry Potter Sweepstakes

Warner Bros. is sponsoring a sweepstakes to celebrate the release of LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 for the iOS platform. Grand prize winner will receive a copy of the game, an 8gb iPod touch to play it on, and a copy of 4842 Hogwarts Castle to build once you get bored of the game.

Pete "bigospedros" Croxson | December 15th, 2010 | LEGO, Sales News

[UK] Amazon 25% Sale on Various Sets

Amazon has 25% off a variety of sets at the moment, including the Hogwarts Express set. Click here for a complete list.

Pete "bigospedros" Croxson | December 15th, 2010 | LEGO, Sales News

[UK] 10199 Winter Toy Shop 50% Off at John Lewis + More!

John Lewis, instore and online, have reduced the price of this set to £19.95, which is a 50% discount.  You can have it delivered for prices starting from £3, or if you live near a store, you can pick it up from there for free.

*edit*

It appears that John Lewis also have 50% off a few other sets, those being :

7570 : Prince Of Persia – Ostrich Race

7571 : Prince Of Persia – Fight for the Dagger Of Time

7572 : Prince Of Persia – Quest Against Time

Sadly, 7573 : Price Of Persia – Battle Of Alamut is Out Of Stock (at least online)

They do however have 25% off various Racer and Creator sets.

Ace Kim | December 15th, 2010 | News

FBTB Charity Drive Update

FBTB Charity Drive 2010

People have been asking for an update so I thought I’d post something. Sometime in the afternoon today, we’ve managed to break the 800 pledge barrier.

800!

I honestly had my doubts as to how close we’d come to the goal of 1100 donations. But after reaching today’s milestone, I am still hopeful we’ll hit the goal. Don’t forget, there are three chances to win an epic prize package with each $2.00 donation. For more details, you can read the original post which has been updated with details of the third place prize or start donating by hitting the button below.





Thank you thank you thank you.

Ace Kim | December 15th, 2010 | Giveaways

December’s Giveaway Winner Selected

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Sorry for the delay. With all the whirlwind activity around sales, this one sort of slipped my mind. So, without further ado, here is December’s Giveaway winner:

Prateek Mathur
Toronto, ON
Canada

Congratulations to you, Prateek! Your battle pack will be on it’s way soon.

And for the rest of you, fret none as January is a little over two weeks away, and with it comes another Battle Pack giveaway. So stay tuned!

Ace Kim | December 14th, 2010 | LEGO Prince of Persia, Sales News

Cheap Ostriches, Free Shipping

Amazon has LEGO Prince of Persia 7570 The Ostrich Race for $11.99 as of this writing. You also get free standard shipping no matter the total. Yes, standard shipping 3-5 days not the super saver shipping that’s 5-8 days and requires a minimum of $25 order. Buying two of them will also net you a 25% discount since the set appears on their BOGO page. Total for two with free standard shipping: $17.98.

Ace Kim | December 14th, 2010 | LEGO, Sales News

Last Day For Free Shipping at LEGO Shop@Home

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Today is the last day you can take advantage of free standard shipping at LEGO Shop@Home and have your packages delivered in time for Christmas. Your order must be $99 or more to qualify. Certain rules and exclusions apply. After today, you’ll need to select express shipping at checkout for a timely delivery. See the chart for more information.

Ace Kim | December 14th, 2010 | LEGO, Sales News

Walmart Rollbacks

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Walmart.com is having a nice price break on select LEGO licensed sets:

All sets feature free Site-to-Store shipping with a few offering free shipping to your home.

Thanks to indelible and yakkotank for the heads up.

Ace Kim | December 14th, 2010 | LEGO, Sales News

TRU Coupon 25% off LEGO Purchase $50 or More

TRU 25% Off Coupon

Yep, All LEGO as in no exclusions as in you can apply it to LEGO Star Wars. With the recent rash of 2011 sets popping up in stores, you may be lucky enough to score them at MSRP rather than TRURP. Deal is only good in store today 12/14 and tomorrow 12/15. And if you manage to use the coupon, you can also score a free 30005 Imperial Speeder Bike polybag set. Also, TRU put some sets on clearance at 40% off: 7752 Count Dooku’s Solar Sailor, 8036 Separatists Shuttle, and 8087 TIE Defender. So you should be able to find something worthwhile from TRU. Here’s the coupon and thanks to SWLegoFanatic for the tip.

Ace Kim | December 13th, 2010 | LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, News

NEW Official Pirates of the Caribbean On Stranger Tides Trailer

This is marked as the UK Trailer. Enjoy!

Thanks to Anonymous Tipster for the tip.