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LEGO CON 2022 will take place on June 18

LEGO has officially announced that there will be another edition of LEGO CON this year. It will start on June 18 and will be livestreamed like last time. Interested parties can find it not only on the LEGO website, but also on the official LEGO YouTube channel. As LEGO points out, the whole show will be available on both places even after the broadcast.

As the Danes state in the announcement of the event, there will be product reveals, building challenges and a segment on the company's 90th anniversary, which takes place this year.

There will also be product unveilings from LEGO Brickheadz, LEGO Friends, LEGO Marvel, LEGO Minecraft, LEGO Minifigures, LEGO Ninjago, LEGO Star Wars and LEGO Super Mario. There will also reportedly be information on a brand new theme in the LEGO portfolio for the first time.

Finally, LEGO announced in the press release a tour of Warner Bros. Studios London, with a special guest from the Harry Potter films. Agnes Larsson from Minecraft studio Mojang will also be present, as will Angus Maclane, director of the new Lightyear movie and a big LEGO fan himself. Finally, there will be a LEGO Masters Building Challenge, with familiar faces from the international formats.