- Builds can honor any iteration of Batman™ including TV series, movies, comics or original creations but otherwise should not relate to or include any third party IPs. This means all entries containing third party IPs that do not relate to LEGO Batman or DC Comics, including licensed characters from Marvel Super Heroes, Star Wars, etc. will not be eligible for the contest. Please do not use elements or Minifigure parts specific to another IP
- Use of any LEGO DC characters is allowed
- Your entry must tell a story
- Your entry can only be 5 scenes/panels long, although it can be as short as one scene/panel
- You can use photo editing to combine your entry’s photos into one or more scene/panel, or upload each scene/panel as a separate image
- Action is accepted but entries with extreme violence and blood will not be eligible for the contest
- Text boxes, speech bubbles, and other effects are not necessary, however you can use photo editing to add text boxes or speech bubbles, built text using bricks, or use paper/common household objects to create text boxes/speech bubbles - however please do not write or draw on bricks
- Entries with military themes will not be eligible for the contest
- Entries containing defamatory or degrading elements will not be eligible for the contest
- Entries consisting of or containing copies of any existing third party work or creation or infringements of any third party intellectual property right will not be eligible for the contest Entries with violent military themes will not be eligible for the contest
- Entries can be previously built, but cannot be submitted previously in any contest of any kind competing for a prize
- Each entry must have been made by the user submitting it
- Use of LEGO Digital Designer to create your entry is allowed, along with photo editing software or adding effects to your entry
- Entries must not contain LEGO elements which have been modified from their original form, including painted or cut elements
- Entrants must be at least 13 years of age at the time of entry
- Use of homemade stickers is allowed in the contest
- If you submit multiple versions of your model, all but the most recent version will be removedEntries which are too dark or blurry will be removed from the contest. To ensure easy judging of your entry, we recommend taking pictures on a neutral background free from background clutter, with your model well framed
- The contest is not open to residents of Iran, North Korea, Myanmar/Burma, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Syria, any other U.S. sanctioned country and where prohibited or restricted by law.
- Winners will be contacted on the email address associated with their LEGO ID account after October 25th 2017. Winners will be announced on LEGO Rebrick when all winners have returned the signed Winner’s Certification Documents. A winner who do not return their Winner’s Certification Document within one week (5 days) of receiving it will be disqualified, and a new winner will be selected.
What is the timeframe for this contest?
This contest runs until October 6th at 10:00 a.m. EST. Please double check your time zone to make sure you know the exact time the contest ends.
What countries can participate?
The contest is international; therefore entrants from all countries and with any background are welcome to participate to win the prizes, except where prohibited by applicable laws.
The contest is not open to residents of Iran, North Korea, Myanmar/Burma, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Syria, any other U.S. sanctioned country and where prohibited or restricted by law.
Can a group submit one entry together?
Yes, but it is up to you determine how you distribute the prizes to your group, only the number of prizes outlined in the rules will be given, regardless of the size of the group.
How old do you have to be to participate?
You have to be 13 years or older to participate in the contest. Entrants younger than 13 cannot have their parent or friend submit an entry on their behalf. If you’re under 13 and would like to share your LEGO model, you can still do so on the LEGO.com Create and Share Galleries.
Why can a parent not submit an entry on behalf of a child?
LEGO Rebrick is a contest platform for teen adult members. This contest is designed for participants 13 years or older, and is not set up for younger entrants.
Do I have to have an account to take part?
Yes, you have to have an account on LEGO Rebrick to enter. Your LEGO Rebrick account tied to your LEGO ID or LEGO.com account information, so signing up is easy. Just click the sign in link at top of LEGO.com/Rebrick and fill in your LEGO ID username and password. You’ll then be able to set up a LEGO Rebrick profile linked with your LEGO ID. If you don’t have a LEGO ID, you can also create one by clicking “Sign in” and then “Sign up now”.
How do I enter a contest on LEGO Rebrick?
First, make sure you have a LEGO ID and the LEGO Rebrick account. Next, find the contest you wish to entry and click “submit entry”. Follow the directions on the submit entry page, and you should be good to go! Our moderation team will review it within 1-3 working days to make sure it fits all the contest rules. Once reviewed, you will receive a notification letting you know if it's been approved. If for some reason it is not approved, you will receive a notification letting you know why. Notifications can be viewed by clicking the bell icon at the top of any page.
Can I submit multiple entries?
Yes, please submit as many models as you wish!
I submitted my entry, but I can’t see it live on LEGO Rebrick. How do I know if it was accepted into the contest?
Every new entry must be moderated by the LEGO Rebrick staff before it is published. This can take 1-3 business days. If our moderation team finds no issues with your entry, it’ll be published. If there is an issue with your entry, you will receive a notification letting you know. Notifications are visible under the bell icon at the top of any page on LEGO Rebrick.
How do I know if my entry was submitted correctly?
If you receive a “Success!” pop-up notification after clicking “submit” on the entry submission page, your entry has successfully been submitted. Our moderation team will review it within 1-3 working days to make sure it fits all the contest rules. Always make sure you have read the contest rules and the Legal section before entering a contest on LEGO Rebrick, to ensure that your entry will be accepted.
If I submit my entry the day the contest closes, will it be moderated in time to be judged?
Yes, all entries into the contest will be moderated before the judging process starts. However, we recommend submitting your entry a few business days before the deadline, so that if for some reason your entry doesn’t fit the contest rules, it has time to be moderated and you have time to correct the issue with your entry. This will also avoid any technical errors you might have submitting your entry at the last minute.
I don’t own any LEGO parts, can I still enter?
You can enter using LEGO Digital Designer (LDD) or another LEGO digital building program of your choice. The steps for entering via LDD can be found under VI. Entering Contests in our Legal section. You are also welcome to use whatever tools you wish to render your entry.
If I build my model in LDD, can I use parts which don’t exist in a particular color in real life?
You can use any piece in LDD which may or may not exist in real life, however if you do you could receive lower points for creativity during the judging process.
Can I edit my photos and add special effects?
Yes, you can edit your photos to add any special effects or text you wish using the program of your choice.
Oh no, my pictures are upside down! How do I fix this?
Unfortunately it is not possible to edit an entry on LEGO Rebrick, however the issue with images appearing upside down once submitted is a known bug. Entries will not be evaluated negatively in the judging process if the photos are upside down.
What is a Pick of the Week?
A Pick of the Week is an entry from any open contest which is shared on the LEGO Rebrick Facebook page and @_Rebrick Twitter account every Thursday. You can nominate an entry (your own or another participant’s) by using the hashtag #RebrickWeeklyPick on either the LEGO Rebrick Facebook page or in a tweet to the @_Rebrick twitter account. The LEGO Rebrick team will also randomly post entries that are of high quality and fit the contest rules. Being chosen or not chosen as a Pick of the Week has no impact on an entry’s chances of winning.
How many scenes or panels can my comic have?
Your comic can have 1-5 scenes or panels. Comics with more than 5 scenes (defined as a picture or box showing different text and or arrangement of characters) will be removed.
Can I include custom stickers?
Yes you can. You can also use paper and common household objects to create speech bubbles, however please do not write or draw directly on bricks.
I don’t have any LEGO Batman Minifigures, can I still enter?
You do not need to include LEGO Minifigures in your entry – you are welcome to create brick built versions of characters (or create a Minifigure to represent Bruce Wayne, out of his Batman Costume). You can also build your entry in LDD or another digital building tool.
Can I include my favorite show (an IP) in my model?
Your entry must not contain copies of any existing third party work or creation beside The LEGO Batman Movie or DC Comics, or infringements of any third party intellectual property right. This includes the use of LEGO Minifigures and Minifigure parts (such as a torso, helmet, etc) from brands including LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Lord of the Rings, LEGO Harry Potter etc.
If I submit my entry on the deadline, will it be moderated in time for it to be judged with the others?
Yes, all entries will be moderated before the judging process begins. However, we recommend you submit your entry a few days in advance to avoid possible technical errors, and so that if your entry is disqualified, you have time to fix it before the deadline has passed.
Oh no, I missed the deadline for the contest! Can I still submit it?
Sorry, to keep it fair to other participants we cannot allow members to submit entries past a contest deadline. We appreciate that you worked hard on your entry, and you can still share it on the LEGO.com Create and Share Gallery. We are also running new contests all the time, and we hope you’re able to submit an entry into another contest later on.
Please see all general contest terms and conditions here.