An official LEGO® Games podcast dedicated to digging out and exploring some of the many fascinating stories and lessons learned from a quarter century of game development. The podcast will feature the most memorable games and, importantly, some of those dedicated developers who helped bring them to life.
Inside LEGO® City Undercover: From Segway® to Zombie Hordes
Considered by many to be one of the LEGO Group and TT Game’s best titles, LEGO® City Undercover is a masterpiece packed with referential humor, hidden jokes, and not a few fascinating developer stories. Joins us as we dig into its creation and many hidden gems.
LEGO® Loco: The LEGO Group’s Take on SimCity
The story behind second-wave LEGO video game LEGO Loco and how it drew deep inspiration from SimCity and Will Wright’s theories around digital toys and playful experiences.
LEGO® Marvel and the Missing Spider-Stan Song
A deep dive into the making of LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes, one of the top-selling LEGO video games, unearths a wealth of interesting secrets. For instance, did you know Stan Lee actually sang for the game? How about the hidden appearance of EGO the Living Planet and the nod to an old Konami game? Tune in, true believers, for that and more during this week’s episode of Bits N’ Bricks.
Birth of a LEGO® Brawls-er
LEGO Brawls was born as a fun run mobile game, but a little bit of Nintendo inspiration transformed it into a sort of LEGO-themed Super Smash Bros. brawler. In this episode, developer Red Games Co. walks us through the evolution, success, and long tail of LEGO Brawls.
May the Fourth Be With You
From brickifying emotional movie death scenes to the creation of the LEGO® Star Wars™ Pooper Trooper, Lucasfilm Games doesn’t just hand over its beloved properties, it also makes sure they’re handled properly. In this special May the 4th episode, we chat with two of the many Lucasfilm Games folks responsible for ensuring the sanctity of the Lucas creations while still allowing for TT Games’ beloved sense of humor.
To Be Continued
In the season finale, some of the Bits N’ Bricks team unite to discuss the making of the season’s episodes, their favorite stories, and where the show is headed after season one. A 2-minute quick read and a written transcript of the entire episode is available at https://www.lego.com/legogames-25-subpage.
Okay so pretty good
This podcast is pretty good but could use some refinements
I lOVE IT
Nostalgia journalism at it’s finest
If you’re a 20 something year old who grew up on Lego, this podcast is everything you could hope for. Great behind the scenes interviews, engraving story telling, and a celebration of everything I loved growing up. I’m thrilled to hear it’s getting renewed for season 2!