Legolas has a blond elf moment at the LEGO parody Battle of Helm's Deep

While we're waiting for Peter Jackson's big-budget return to Middle Earth, stop-motion filmmakers Brotherhood Workshop are giving us a Tolkien adaptation that may lack big stars but more than makes up for it in plastic minifigs. In this installment, Orcs lay siege to Helm's Deep, where Legolas has a little bit of… » 12/08/12 8:00am 12/08/12 8:00am

This is how you make Helm's Deep out of LEGO

If the official LEGO Helm's Deep play set seemed a twinge minuscule to you, check out builder Daniel Z's recreation of this epic battle. It's an excellent companion piece to these miniature versions of the Battle of Isengard and Mordor. You can find more of his tiny fortresses here. » 7/19/12 7:00am 7/19/12 7:00am