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Rick "GIR3691" Theroux | April 30th, 2011 | LEGO, LEGO Star Wars, Sales News

LEGO Stores May 3rd- 4th Promotion

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In honor of Star Wars Day, LEGO S@H and stores are offering an exclusive Shadow ARF Trooper free with a LEGO Star Wars purchase of $75 or more. There will also be a LEGO Star Wars poster. Promotion runs Tuesday May 3rd and Wednesday May 4th.

Rumor has it that everyone who does this will also qualify to win a 1st edition UCS Falcon, and that there will be other sales and promotions including free shipping with orders of $75 or more.

For the entire month, there are also the following promotions
>>Buy 2 get 1 free on Star Wars keychains
>>free Minifigure Ice Cube Tray with $75 purchase
>>double VIP Points with purchase of 7326 Rise of the Sphinx

May the Fourth be with you! (on May 4th)

Ryan "chief" Wood | April 26th, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars

7958 Star Wars Advent Calendar Content Revealed!

7958 Star Wars Advent Calendar

For those wishing to remain spoiler-free about the content of the Star Wars Advent calendar, click no further.

For the rest of you, click here!!!

Image credited to Eurobricks via Smashing-Bricks

Rick "GIR3691" Theroux | April 23rd, 2011 | LEGO Harry Potter, LEGO Star Wars, Sales News

[Toys R Us] BOGO 50% Off All LEGO Star Wars and Harry Potter

Mini attack shuttle

Yep, Toys R Us has another promotion. Today only (April 24th), they have all Star Wars and Harry Potter sets for BOGO 50% off.

A lot of the larger sets are out of stock online already, but you can get a free 30050 MINI Attack Shuttle (normally $3.99) to stuff in an Easter basket when you buy $40 worth of LEGO Star Wars sets.

You can find the coupon HERE or enter the code #944864 at the checkout for online orders.

Thanks SDIronClaw for sharing the coupon in our forum.

Rick "GIR3691" Theroux | April 22nd, 2011 | LEGO, Sales News

New Summer Sets Hit Toys R Us Online, Qualify for BOGO 50%

Alien StrikerSpace Alien DefenderTripod InvaderJet-Copter EncounterAlien MothershipBlacksmith AttackCarriage AmbushEscape From Dragon's PrisonSpeed BoatFishing BoatMarina Power Boat TransporterSatellite Launch PadMoon BuggyCity of Atlantis

Right on the heels of the Pirates of the Caribbean sets, Toys R Us online has listed some of the new Alien Conquest, Kingdoms, City (Marina and Space Port), and Atlantis sets. They all qualify for the current BOGO 50% Off promotion as well. Of course, if you’d rather give your business to one of our affiliates (we’d appreciate it!), give it a couple of days for these to appear on LEGO S@H and elsewhere.

Thanks DarthMC and Classicsmiley for the reports.

Ryan "chief" Wood | April 21st, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars

Don’t Underestimate the Power of the Dark Side

Apology Accepted

There’s a new character roaming around Legoland California. Protip: don’t insult his religion.

Ace Kim | April 21st, 2011 | LEGO, Sales News

Target BOGO 50%, Container Heist 50% Off

Spend $50, Get Free Shipping on Select Items at Target.com

Kind of a late notice considering it’s Thursday and the sale started on Sunday, but I got an email today saying that Target.com brick’n’mortar stores as well is having a LEGO BOGO 50% sale. Discount applies to all LEGO Creator, LEGO Games, and Ninjago sets but excludes the CCP Spinner packs. Some sets qualify for free shipping

Of course, the only thing better than a BOGO 50% off is just 50% off. Target also lists LEGO Space Police III 5982 Smash’n’Grab for the low, low price of $9.98, that’s 50% off MSRP. They also have LEGO Atlantis 8059 Seabed Scavenger for half off, $7.48.

Pete "bigospedros" Croxson | April 20th, 2011 | Sales News

[UK] 3 for 2 on ALL Lego at Toys R Us (20th April to 25th April)

The 3 for 2 deal on ALL Lego is back on at Toys R Us stores in the UK.  The deal starts today and lasts until 25th April.

Ace Kim | April 18th, 2011 | LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, Sales News

Pirates of the Caribbean Now Available At LEGO Shop@Home

LEGO Brand Retail

Got an itch for some POTC? Got VIP points burning a hole in your virtual wallet? LEGO Shop@Home has almost the entire LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean line on sale on their site. I say almost because 4184 Black Pearl is still a no show. But, the good news is that unlike TRU online, they are selling Queen Anne’s Revenge for $119.99. Beware, but they are selling 4191 The Captain’s Cabin as 4191 Zombie Pirates. So pick your poison: Toys’R’Us, which we are not an affiliate of anymore since they kicked us (and other AFOL sites) out of their program, or LEGO Shop@Home. And if my subtle hint wasn’t enough to convince you, then you could at least be earning VIP points with S@H. Quick links below:

Rick "GIR3691" Theroux | April 14th, 2011 | LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, Sales News

[USA] Pirates of The Caribbean Sets Make Port at Toys R Us!

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Avast! Sharpen your cutlasses and swab the poop deck, because the new Pirates of the Caribbean sets have appeared on the Toys R Us site, with MSRP prices to boot. Here’s your first chance to snag this new licensed theme, provided you have enough pieces of eight. They have everything but 4195 Queen Anne’s Revenge listed.

>>4191 The Captain’s Cabin – $11.99
>>4192 Fountain of Youth – $19.99
>>4181 Isla De Muerta – $19.99
>>4182 Cannibal Escape – $29.99
>>4183 The Mill – $39.99
>>4193 London Escape – $49.99
>>4194 Whitecap Bay – $79.99
>>4195 Queen Anne’s Revenge – $119.99
Thanks cas for the message in a bottle.

Ryan "chief" Wood | April 13th, 2011 | Contests, LEGO Star Wars

Podracer Challenge Reminder: Last Day for Voting!

You now have just under 24 hours to cast your votes for your 5 favorite entries in our 2011 Podracer Challenge qualifying poll!

2011 Podracer Challenge Entries

The top twenty-four podracers after the vote will move on to the big race, which consists of 3 crazy laps of random good and bad events to whittle our challengers down to one final winner!