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01-06-04, 00:06
Lego has been voted the favourite toy of adults. The Mirror says Lego beat Action Man into second place, with Barbie and Ken in third, in a survey by the Cartoon Network. Scalextric came fourth, the teddy bear was fifth, and Matchbox Cars, invented in the 1950s, came sixth. Nintendo only made it so seventh place, while Meccano, invented by Frank Hornby in 1901, was eighth. Star Wars figures were at number nine, while Subbuteo is still proving popular in tenth place.

Lego, first invented by Dane Ole Kirk Christiansen in 1932, derives from the Danish Leg Godt, which means play well. Cartoon Network boss Richard Kilgarriff said: "It will be interesting to see whether Gameboy and Playstation reach the same iconic status as Lego in 30 years."

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01-06-04, 00:20
i LOVE legos and the playmobile toys!!!! i used to play the lego computer game allllll the time when i was little too :D

ah childhood memories http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif

01-06-04, 02:06
I still plan to regain my Legondary Builder status http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

01-06-04, 02:18

I alwayz liked LEGO!!, I'm seriously thinking to buy one!!! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif At my 4th birthday I had one...and armed the house in 3 days!!! :D :D I was soooooo happy!! http://img38.photobucket.com/albums/v118/crazyguy100/rolling.gif

01-06-04, 02:43
We were Lincoln Log kids growing up. ;) http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

01-06-04, 03:07
I had those too... http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

01-06-04, 03:15
Whatever happened to the old school days? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif LMAO

01-06-04, 03:26
Originally posted by TRChik:
i used to play the lego computer game allllll the time when i was little too :D Lego computer game??!!! Is it free? ( http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/privateeye.gif )
Or you had to make a computer?? lol

[ 01. June 2004, 03:28: Message edited by: crazyguy100 ]

01-06-04, 11:41
no its a game for the computer... like tomb raider is a game for the comp.. and ps and ps2 but this was just for the PC

02-06-04, 01:44

Is it still on sale? Want it http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif http://img38.photobucket.com/albums/v118/crazyguy100/rolling.gif

Old good times...I didn't have a computer then...block by block...TEDIOUS! (lol)...Still love Lego

02-06-04, 02:04
it should be.. go to amazon.com and i am sure youll find it http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

02-06-04, 02:38
Found it TRChick! But they don't ship it to the last place of the planet!! :( :( *wants to live in the U.S.* Can I buy it in somewhere else?

02-06-04, 15:15
TR Chik- I always wondered: What do you do in those Lego pc games? :confused:

02-06-04, 19:48
ive only played one of them.. i think it was called Lego Island or w/e and you do these missions and try to catch this theif whos stealing lego blocks. and you can make your own character in the beginning to play thru the game. its fun http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

for vehicles you can ride a skateboard, a helicopter, and an ambulence and cop car [i think i dont really remember]