Say goodbye to a trawl through your local shopping mall to "umm and ahh" over which LEGOŽ set your child, friend, cousin, nephew, uncle, etc already has. With BrickPak, a subscription package for a "Mystery Box" of LEGOŽ will be delivered to your (or your loved one's) door with a simple click of a button.
Although the contents of each BrickPak remains a mystery until opened, you will find at least 6 items of fresh genuine LEGOŽ goods and paraphernalia, which may include things like; sets, Minifigures, apparel, toys, stationery and more.
A limited batch of BrickPak's are prepared each month, in which subscribers receive a surprise box of LEGOŽ loot within a given theme.
BrickPak, established in Australia for Australian LEGOŽ fans, has been in business since March 2015, with the contents of the first Pak now revealed online:
BrickPak Parts Pak featuring flowers and street lamp post
Red Stress Brick
Mandarin or Lavender-scented soap
Pack of 4 brick erasers
Exclusive Ice-Creamery Stickers
Issue #1 of the BrickPak Bugle
The theme allocated to the current April 2015 BrickPak's is "wildlife", which my own little LEGOŽ fanatic received only this week.
I didn't tell my 6yr old son he would receive a LEGOŽ BrickPak in the mail, and to see his face when he opened his "Mystery Box" that quite obviously contained something of his favourite little bricks; priceless.
In BrickPak's April 2015 box, my son received:
A cool little Part Pak with a whole bunch of LEGOŽ critters
The surprise factor works so well for children because it isn't very often that kids actually receive anything in the mail, and when that package happens to contain LEGOŽ, it is like a birthday and Christmas all-in-one.
If you are thinking about a subscription for your loved one, you can choose a 1-month, 3-month or 6-month set, making BrickPak an ideal gift, depending on your budget.
1 month subscription: $29.95 per month ( $7.95 postage)
3 month subscription: $27.95 per month ($83.85
$7.95 postage with for delivery)
6 month subscription: $25.95 per month ($155.70
$7.95 postage for each delivery)
** WEEKENDNOTES OFFER **
As an exclusive WeekendNotes offer, should you choose to purchase an April BrickPak subscription, and comment on BrickPak's Facebook page that WeekendNotes sent you, you will go into a draw to receive a refund of your first month's subscription cost, whether that be a 1, 3 or 6 month subscription. The refund will be equivalent to the 1 month subscription cost plus the cost of postage for that month.
If you have your eye on the next "Nerds & Geeks" themed BrickPak's, available in May 2015, here is a hint of what you might get:
Note: Although great for children, BrickPak's are not only limited to LEGOŽ loving kids. Adults can certainly subscribe to BrickPak, with the option of selecting adult sized apparel when prompted, upon placing an order.