I doubt I am the only 20-something in this world who still builds with LEGO toys on occasion. Most recently, my friends Galen and Laura came over to my house to build my Hogwarts and Hogwarts Express LEGO sets for fun.
I, therefore, wanted to feature some of the most fun LEGO sets out there for nerds who might be a little bit older than the target demographic of LEGO Group. I have had the immense pleasure of building most of these sets, they are complicated but fun (Minecraft aside) and hold a certain Nerd joy. In particular, I feel that the Hobbit Set, An Unexpected Gathering, is one of the best LEGO sets that has ever been published. It’s gorgeous and a lot of fun to construct. Here are my top 5 Nerd-friendly LEGO sets: