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Casey "cas" Scott | February 23rd, 2012 | MOC Spotlight

[Video] LEGO Meets Video Games for the 2012 Annual Interactive Achievement Awards

LEGO and video gaming are undoubtedly becoming increasingly connected. With a Minecraft based set and another LEGO Batman game around the corner, this video, created by Alex Kobbs (Kooberz Studios) could not be timed better. Created for the 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards, the video showcases several well-known video games from the past year, many that lend themselves to the world of LEGO beautifully. Warning: this video contains Megabloks.

[via Joystiq]

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

LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Exclusive Pre-order Bonus

Gotta catch’em all? If it’s one thing LEGO knows about it’s customer base, it’s that they go nuts for minifigs. And as if including a different version of Jack Sparrow in every upcoming LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean set wasn’t enough, they’ve tilted their unscrupulous meter another notch by offering an exclusive version of Jack as a pre-order bonus of the LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean video game through Gamestop. The game will be available for every major platform including the Nintendo 3DS on May 10, 2011.

Ace Kim | March 2nd, 2011 | LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, News

LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Game Preview Impressions had a chance to sit down with TT Games at the recent GDC show to get an eyes-on, guided preview of the game in development. It sounds like they are making the game more of a true platformer than the normal hack’n’slash type of previous LEGO games.

For another take on the preview, also put up a preview article on the game.

This one’s scheduled for a May release on all major platforms including the Nintendo 3DS.

Ace Kim | February 22nd, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars, News

LEGO Star Wars III Demo Out Today

If you’re chomping at the bit to get some LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars gaming action, you’ll be happy to know that Joystiq is reporting that you can download a demo of the game for Xbox and Playstation3 today.

Ace Kim | February 21st, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars, News

Darth Sidious Revealed For LEGO Star Wars III today revealed another unlockable character for the upcoming LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars video game today: Darth Sidious. You can also play him in the online web game at by hitting enter, then typing in DARKSIDE then hitting enter again. The game’s release is set for March 22nd for all major platforms including the 3DS.

Ace Kim | February 15th, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars, News

Old Ben, Han, Leia In LEGO Star Wars III is reporting that Old Ben Kenobi will be making an appearance in Traveller’s Tales upcoming game LEGO Star Wars III. You can also play him on the official LEGO Star Wars III website by entering the code MYONLYHOPE.

In addition to Old Ben, both Strategy Informer and are reporting that both Han Solo and Princess Leia will also be making appearances in the game. You can unlock those characters on the website by entering NERFHERDER for Han, and YOURWORSHIPFULNESS for Leia.

LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars will be arriving on every major console this March 22nd.

Ace Kim | February 9th, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars, News

New Clone Wars Game Trailer

More weird news exclusives: In the wake of MTV getting all Pirates of the Caribbean exclusive news, has a new game trailer for LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars. It’s so exclusive, I can’t even embed the video, so hence the low-res screenshot.

The game is due out this March 22 for all current major platforms, including the Nintendo 3DS. Maybe that’s why the game was delayed, for including some 3D effects? I can only hope so.

Ace Kim | February 1st, 2011 | LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, News

LEGO Pirates Of The Caribbean Game Trailer, Queen Anne’s Revenge Set

Of course you saw this coming, didn’t you?

I didn’t, not from at least. They also have a pic of the Queen Anne’s Revenge set, rehosted below:

4195 Queen Anne's Revenge
4194 Whitecap Bay 4183 The Mill 4193 London Escape 4181 Isla De Muerta 4191 The Captain's Cabin 4182 The Cannibal Escape 4192 Aqua de Vida
Ace Kim | January 31st, 2011 | LEGO Star Wars, News

LEGO Star Wars III Delayed

Traveller’s Tales latest installment of LEGO-based video games, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, has been delayed to March 22. Not much of a delay, so hopefully they’re taking the time to create a bug-free game, which they have yet to do. The game will be available on all current platforms.

Don "Solo" Reitz | December 20th, 2010 | LEGO, LEGO Batman, LEGO Indiana Jones, LEGO Star Wars, Sales News

LEGO Batman, Indy, and Star Wars Games on Sale

Steam’s annual Holiday Sale is on right now and it’s a great chance to grab a boatload of games for dirt cheap. On the list of over 1000 titles, I spotted LEGO Batman at 75% off – just $4.99 – and the Lego Star Wars and Indy games are all 50% off at $9.99 each. Each image above links to the individual sale pages.