These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks

It's unlikely LEGO will ever produce an H.P. Lovecraft-themed line of LEGO sets — what with the cosmic abominations and the creeping madness and unholy geometry and all that jazz —but that hasn't stopped several intrepid builders from constructing their own eldritch play sets.

Here are a dozen scenes inspired by the Cthulhu mythos. Unfathomable extraterrestrial gods are downright adorable when they're made of wee Danish building blocks. And if your taste for science fiction dioramas has yet to be sated after all this, here are some extraordinarily gonzo ones.

These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks

By Cameron Germain


These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Deinonychus
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Mark Stafford
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksA homage to Lovecraft by Mr. Xenomurphy

These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Mark Stafford
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Mark Stafford
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Mark Stafford
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThese Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThese Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThe Whisperer in the Darkness and At the Mountains of Madness by CaptainSmog
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThe Dunwich Horror by Curzon79
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThe Shadow Over Innsmouth by Mr. Xenomurphy
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksThese Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Mr. Xenomurphy
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricksBy Imagine Rigney [Via Brothers Brick]
These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks These Cthulhu LEGO sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks
And finally, a commercial for one such set — thanks, Refraction!