September 25, 2022

Is Lego Making ‘SmartBricks’ That Can’t Be Stepped On?

On the pain scale, there are couple of things like an unforeseen barefoot action on a Lego brick. Enter Lego, which announced on Twitter on April 1, 2021, that its forthcoming “SmartBricks” might instantly clear a course if your foot gets too close:

This, unfortunately, was not a real item..

Never step on a LEGO brick once again! SmartBricks, coming soon …
— LEGO (@LEGO_Group) April 1, 2021

Lego has not outright confessed that this was an April Fools Day joke, a couple of tweets from the toy company, as well as the laws of physics, highly hint that these sentient bricks exist just in the creativity:.