Today's two must-see LEGO videos

New trailer for LEGO Lord of the Rings; Lego celebrates 80 years

If you watch only two videos today based on LEGO building bricks, make them these two videos.

GollumLOTR-Lego590.jpg

First, we have the latest video game trailer for the LEGO Lord of the Rings game (courtesy of IGN Entertainment), which includes all sorts of cool animation, graphics and LEGO humor.

Second, this video clip from LEGOClubTV gives us a 17-minute short animated film about the history of the plastic brick.

As my 5-year-old son attends his first LEGO camp this week, it's amazing to see how far the toy has come from its earliest beginnings, and I'm sure that they will be around for another 80 years and beyond.

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his ITworld.tv blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

Now watch: Star Wars/Gotye parody video proves how unhip I am 32-year-old talks to 12-year-old self via VHS Meet the YouTube Complaints Department Watch a water balloon pop in space Did this 1985 film coin the phrase 'information superhighway' and predict Siri?

Top 10 Hot Internet of Things Startups
Join the discussion
Be the first to comment on this article. Our Commenting Policies