August 13, 2012, 2:08 PM — If you watch only two videos today based on LEGO building bricks, make them these two videos.
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.
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