Announcing: Block Offs! An Ongoing(?) Look At Counterfeit LEGO

I started writing this piece Monday evening after buying a new knock off toy in a Dollarama that afternoon. I only got a few paragraphs in when I saw an article on LEGO’s website about a major victory they’d been handed in a Chinese court. I’m just going to finish the post I started, but the tone might shift a bit as it goes. I’ve been wanting to do this for years. The LEGO black market is a booming business and one I no longer have a black or white view of. I’ve been buying knock offs for almost 10 years now and the reasons have changed over time, but one thing has become clear for me recently. I don’t plan on stopping anytime soon. Continue reading “Announcing: Block Offs! An Ongoing(?) Look At Counterfeit LEGO”

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