Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink

Thank you for your continued support over the last 2 decades.

by Admin | Jun 16, 2020 12:18 EST

 

Dear BrickLink community,

  

On June 19th of this year, we will mark the 20th anniversary of the creation of BrickLink.

  

Dan Jezek dedicated his life to creating a platform where all LEGO® fans could find the special bricks that they neededThis platform bridged their dream creation to the missing pieces, and the platform is what you know today as BrickLink. BrickLink became the place to meet others who share the same passion for the colorful bricks and the build itself.

  

We grew, we evolved, and we are proud of the accomplishments we have made thus far. But as confident as we are in the future, we recognize that BrickLink will not be what it is today without this community. We formally thank you for your trust and support all these years. We would like to express our gratitude for you and members of the community for choosing BrickLink as your main source for LEGO elements and sets.

  

How are we celebrating?  

We are celebrating by hosting a 20 Days of BrickLink event to highlight milestones and members from the past and present while looking toward the future. We invite you to share your story about any of the following:  

  1. Coming across BrickLink – Kindly share your story about how you came across BrickLink, and how it has changed your interest in LEGO elements and sets.  

  1. Finding friendship – Please tell us about a time you found friendship on BrickLink, highlight the moment you interacted with them, and how you met in real life (if applicable). 

  1. Buyer/seller story – Everyone has a favorite BrickLink seller/buyer story. Can you share with us what your favorite story is? 

  1. Hopes for future BrickLink – What hopes do you have for BrickLink in the near future? 

You will be able to include a photo or video to further illustrate your story, and you can make a submission starting today. If you have more than one story to share with the community, we encourage you to share it!  

 

Prefer to upload a MOC insteadGo to My Studio, proceed to edit your MOC’s details, then add the tag 20 Years of BrickLink so that other members can easily find it.  

 

Where can I find more information? 

 

An announcement with a general daily schedule will be posted on Friday, June 19th. Stay tuned, and stay connected with us on Facebook or Instagram.

 

We look forward to reading your story! 

 

Thank you, 

The BrickLink Team 

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This news has 18 replies
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   Rick_S.(1301)
[...] meh I've only been a member here for just over 18 years of that time :P
(962 days ago, 2020-06-16, to Announce)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   bb1683388(0)
Where can you even see all the MOcs that honor Bricklink and the stories that were published???? > > > >  > >Dear BrickLink community, > >   > > > ...
(962 days ago, 2020-06-16, to Help)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   tompayne(21)
FYI: I submitted a story but had trouble uploading a JPG.
(962 days ago, 2020-06-16, to Administrative)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   JulieK(8785)
It's a fun stroll down memory lane reading the posts on lugnet from the birth of BrickBay - now BrickLink :)
(961 days ago, 2020-06-16, to Announce)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   primadeluxe(433)
My story is finished, but I can not upload an image. I did resize it to 800x600. So I will wait submitting my story, untill I can upload an image. Makes my story complete! [...]
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to Help)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   rustichelen(72)
20 years, wow! Congratulations and thank you to all at Bricklink, this really is a special business and community that enables us all to nurture our hobby/obsession. I checked to see when I becam...
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to Announce)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   Schredder(3164)
I am happy to see, that Bricklink has the same date for birthday like me :-) I am a member since 4th of July 2003, the first years mostly as a buyer to complete sets. The most exciting sto...
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to General)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   FoxPrimus(667)
I've been on here as a buyer for 14 years and a seller for about 3 years now. I just wish I had opened my doors to selling a few years earlier. I love the community we have here as the majori...
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to Feedback)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   HEMOLO(95)
I've only been there for 2 years, but totally excited. Can draw, order and put together and so i became a superdiorama. Thanks to the founder and his idea.
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to Administrative)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   Ferroequus(1598)
[...] I remember the day I joined Brickbay like it was yesterday. :D
(961 days ago, 2020-06-17, to Announce)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   Po_Matoran(47)
Stoked that I finally got around to joining BrickLink just a few months before its anniversary. This website and its members have been absolutely amazing, and I'm so happy to be a part of it....
(960 days ago, 2020-06-17, to General)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   NWJoerin(5)
I have been here for probably edging on a year now with an account, but I have been observing for many more. I was recommended it by many people who I asked about buying parts. I at the time had ...
(960 days ago, 2020-06-17, to LEGO products)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   missleone(57)
been useing bricklink for 2 years and seeing how many people all over the world working together helping. showing off what we build and seeing that look on a young face "i want to build that".
(960 days ago, 2020-06-18, to General)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   wahiggin(2642)
I found BrickLink 16 years ago this month. I was searching for parts to finish a Black Seas Barracuda. I love shopping at thrift stores and second-hand shops and came across a large bag of LE...
(960 days ago, 2020-06-18, to LEGO products)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   AJColella(369)
Hey where do you find everyone's posts and pictures for the 20 year celebration? I don't see a link to that anywhere. Thanks!
(960 days ago, 2020-06-18, to Administrative)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   15H43(143)
Cheers and hurrah! [...]
(960 days ago, 2020-06-18, to Announce)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   bdonaghu(130)
I've only been on BrickLink for a year and a half now, but it's been a wonderful experience for myself as an AFOL and is my go-to site for getting Lego for my kids as well.
(960 days ago, 2020-06-18, to General)
View Thread Re: Celebrating 20 Years of BrickLink   -   Dad275(2)
HAPPY BIRTHDAY BRICKLINK. My son and I thank you. Keeping the Story of Dan Jezek alive is wonderful for all of us, young and old. Best wishes for the next 20+ years. Larry and Daniel [...]
(956 days ago, 2020-06-22, to Administrative)
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