Wednesday, 4 February 2015

LEGO goes timey-wimey with Doctor Who



It's official! Doctor Who and his companions are to join the ranks of Marvel and Star Wars by being immortalised in LEGO bricks later this year.

Marcus Arthur, managing director of BBC Worldwide said: “This is a really exciting deal between one of the world’s premier content companies and the world’s largest toy manufacturer.”



Emma Owen, UK spokesperson for Lego Ideas, said: “We’re extremely excited to announce that a Doctor Who and a WALL-E set will be released as our next Lego Ideas fan based sets, congratulations to the designers Andrew Clark and [WALL-E] Angus MacLane! After receiving over 10,000 votes from the online community and having gone through rigorous toy testing from our expert panel, these awesome sets are on track to be on shelves later this year. The final set designs, pricing and availability are being worked out as we speak, so watch this space for the final details!”

What LEGO Doctor Who sets would you like to see? Let me know in the comments below.