What is the best music video made with LEGOs? Most of them lean way to hard on the figurines. But that’s not where the skill is. For pure LEGO animation, Fell in Love With a Girl for the White Stripes, directed by Michel Gondry used to be the gold standard. Now it’s the band Rymdreglage’s epic 8-bit trip.
So we are Rymdreglage from Sweden. We like to do music and videos and build stuff, sometimes with artistic ambitions sometimes just to save money like film equipment and stuff like that. We have also been working for three years on a digital puzzle called “Crypzzle” that you can download for free from our webpage: www.rymdreglage.se
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