- Brick films should relate to the LEGO Ninjago Movie but otherwise not relate to or include any third party IPs. This means all entries containing third party IPs that do not relate to LEGO Ninjago Movie, including licensed characters from Marvel and DC super heroes, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter etc. will not be eligible for the contest. This also includes LEGO IPs such as LEGO Friends, LEGO NEXO Knights, LEGO Elves etc.
- Your video must be stop-motion, animations within a stop-motion video are allowed
- Your brick film can be minimum 15 seconds and maximum 30 seconds
- Your entry can focus on a Ninja, a resident of the city, or both
-You can include any Ninjago characters from any representation of the show or your own original characters
- Your entry does not need to include audio. If you do wish to include audio, please note that entries can ONLY contain original audio made by the participant – no copyrighted or even free sound audio is allowed under any circumstances
- If you win, there is no guarantee your entry will be featured in the LEGO NINJAGO Movie. Brickfilms which are featured might not be shown in full length. All final decisions are with the directors of the movie
- Please make sure your video is in .MOV, .AVI, .MPEG, MP4, or WMV with the technical specs 1920x1080, ProRes 422 HQ or DNXHD, 24fps
- Action is accepted but entries with extreme violence and blood will not be eligible for the contest
- Entries with violent 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
- Use of any brick parts and elements not produced by the LEGO Group will result in your entry being disqualified
- You are allowed to use common materials like clay, sand, tape and rubber bands
- Each entry must have been made by the user submitting it
- You can enter as many entries as you would like, however only one of your submissions could become a winner
- If you submit multiple versions of your brickfilm, all but the most recent version will be removed
- Entries must not contain LEGO elements which have been modified from their original form
- Any cheating or harassment of other participants will result in disqualification from the contest
- 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. The contest is not open to residents in the state of Quebec.
- Entrants must be 13 years of age or older at the time of entry.
Winners will be contacted on the email address associated with their LEGO ID account after May 18th 2017 and announced on LEGO Rebrick when the winners have returned the signed Winner’s Certification Documents from LEGO Rebrick and WB.
Please see all general contest terms and conditions here
What is the timeframe for this contest?
This contest runs until May 10th 2017 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. The contest is not open to residents in the state of Quebec.
Why can entrants from Quebec not participate?
This contest isn’t open to residents of Quebec due to the stringent rules set out by the regional government to protect the citizens of Quebec.
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. If for some reason it doesn’t, you will receive any email to the address attached to your LEGO ID informing you how you can change your entry and resubmit it.
Can I submit multiple entries?
Yes, please submit as many models as you wish!
I submitted my entry, but I can’t see it if I log out. How do I know if it was accepted into the contest?
Every new entry must be moderated by the LEGO Rebrick staff to be visible to members who are logged out or those that do not hold an account. This can take 1-3 business days (moderation does not occur on weekends). Once moderated it will be visible to everyone.
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.
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.
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.
Can I include my favorite song?
Please only use music or sound effects you have created yourself. Use of sound, even copyright free song or music which the artist has given his/her express permission isn’t allowed in this contest and will result in your entry being disqualified.
If winners have to deliver their entries without sound, why can’t we use copyrighted music for the entries?
Due to legal restrictions with entries submitted on LEGO Rebrick, we can only accept entries with sound created by the entrant. Sound is part of the entry, and no part of your entry can be created by someone other than you.
What format should the videos be in?
Please make sure your video is in .MOV, .AVI, .MPEG, MP4, or WMV. No further formatting is necessary.
How do I make sure my video fits the technical specifications?
Your video should be fit the following specifications: 1920x1080, ProRes 422 HQ or DNXHD, 24fps, for the chance to have your entry featured in the LEGO NINJAGO Movie. We have no way to check for this during moderation, and will not be disqualifying entries based on these specifications. Unfortunately we cannot provide troubleshooting advice for helping your video fit these requirements.
Can I include my favorite show (an IP) in my entry?
Brick films should relate to the LEGO Ninjago Movie but otherwise not relate to or include any third party IPs. This means all entries containing third party IPs that do not relate to LEGO Ninjago Movie, including licensed characters from Marvel and DC super heroes, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter etc. will not be eligible for the contest. This also includes LEGO IPs such as LEGO Friends, The LEGO Movie, LEGO NEXO Knights, LEGO Elves etc. This includes parts of LEGO Minifigures such as torsos and helmets. However, basic Minifigures from LEGO Creator, LEGO Collectible Minifigures, and LEGO City are acceptable.
How do I know what pieces I can use in my entry?
So long as the piece isn't specific to a licensed set, you're able to use in your entry. Unfortunately we cannot provide feedback on pieces, if you're not sure about a specific part, you will have to research it yourself.
Does my entry have to focus on a Ninja, or a regular citizen?
That's up to you, you can include a character from Ninjago or create your own characters.
Can we use LEGO Ninjago sets in the entry?
Yes, you can use models from sets or create your own.