SilentMode’s Predictions: Third 2017 LEGO Ideas Review

I wish there was a way to subscribe to the LEGO Ideas weblog, so I can keep tabs on everything going on more efficiently. However, I did notice the update on Twitter about the Third 2017 Review, in which seven projects made the cut. There are some great projects up for review this time around, and […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas / 08 January 2018

UNDERATED For LEGO Ideas: December 2017

Greetings once again, and welcome to the latest – and what could be the very last – UNDERATED For LEGO Ideas, exclusively on SilentMode.tv. This is the belated December 2017 edition, featuring my choice of projects added to LEGO Ideas between December 1st and December 31st 2017. I’ve been featuring underrated LEGO Ideas projects for around two […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas, Underrated / 04 January 2018

SilentMode’s 2017 and His Thoughts.

So we’re finally out of what’s been an interesting year, and have landed head first in 2018. I thought I’d hop on to give a few thoughts about all the goings on in 2017, to air everything out for a fresh start. Semi-retirement. For those who didn’t know (and those special people who pretended not […]

under Miscellaneous / 01 January 2018

UNDERATED For LEGO Ideas: November 2017

Welcome to another belated UNDERATED for LEGO Ideas: the November 2017 edition. As usual this is brought to you exclusively on SilentMode.tv. I had wanted to post this on Monday, but things have been rather challenging on my end. Both inside and out of LEGO, there’s lot to do before the year ends. Preamble In case you haven’t […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas, Underrated / 08 December 2017

Tron Legacy Light Cycle: the next LEGO Ideas set.

Called it. After what seemed like an eternity, the outcome of the First 2017 LEGO Ideas review was announced. I found out about it in a Slack channel just a couple of hours ago. As you can see, they went for the Tron Legacy Light Cycle – exactly as predicted in my predictions. Although the Surf Rescue […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas / 28 November 2017

Vote for SilentMode’s End Of Year Review 2017!

Here’s your chance to vote for my End Of Year Review for 2017! I’m temporarily coming out of reviewing retirement to provide one last feature. What’s this End Of Year Review thing? It’s been a very long time since I did my 101st review, and have since retired from reviewing. During that time I’ve come into […]

under Miscellaneous / 08 November 2017

UNDERATED for LEGO Ideas: October 2017

Welcome to October’s edition of UNDERATED for LEGO Ideas, exclusively on SilentMode.tv. Hopefully you folks have had an eventful and enjoyable Hallowe’en, however you chose to celebrate it. My plans for a Hallowe’en costume – or even a scary costume – were cut short because of my workload. If you haven’t seen it yet, please […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas, Underrated / 01 November 2017

Ninjago Ice Tank #LEGOBuildOff!

I was fortunate enough to take part in a speed build of the LEGO Ninjago Ice Tank, as part of a Toys R Us/LEGO promotion of The LEGO Ninjago Movie. Check out the video below to see the greatly sped-up progress! I hadn’t seen the model in person before, nor had I built any of the Ninjago […]

under Videos / 01 November 2017

SilentMODs: UV-Reactive Pumpkin Heads

It’s been a while since I’ve posted my YouTube videos on this weblog, and there’s no better time to do so than now. Check out the SilentMode.tv YouTube channel if you haven’t visited before, and be sure to “like” the videos you’ve enjoyed watching. This edition of SilentMODs just happens to exclusively use materials from […]

under Videos / 26 October 2017

UNDERATED for LEGO Ideas: September 2017

Welcome to the not-so-late UNDERATED for LEGO Ideas, the September 2017 edition. Once again it’s your host SilentMode, currently posting exclusively on SilentMode.tv. Let’s not bog ourselves down with a preamble this month. This is going to be a very quick edition, as there were only two projects that caught my interest. Both projects were posted […]

under LEGO CUUSOO/Ideas, Underrated / 03 October 2017