Today is #ForceFriday, a promotional Star Wars day which has seen the Force finally awakened within the world of toys.
With live global unboxings, announcements throughout the day from major toy outlets and everyone going absolutely Star Wars mad, it has definitely been a great day to be a fan of the force.
In amongst all of the releases, we finally have the release and full details of the new Star Wars LEGO sets we previewed last month. Here’s the details for all you brick heads:
Millennium Falcon™ (RRP £129.99 #75105)
One of the most iconic starships of the Star Wars™ saga is back, and it’s leaner and meaner than ever before! As featured in exciting scenes from Star Wars™: The Force Awakens, this latest LEGO® version of the Millennium Falcon is crammed with new and updated external features, including an even more streamlined and detailed design, detachable cockpit with space for two minifigures, rotating top and bottom laser turrets with hatch and space for a minifigure, dual spring-loaded shooters, sensor dish, ramp and an entrance hatch. Open up the hull plates to reveal even more great new and updated details inside, including the main hold with seating area and holo-chess board, more detailed hyperdrive, secret compartment, extra boxes and cables, and storage for spring-loaded shooter ammo. And of course no LEGO Millennium Falcon model would be complete without Han Solo and Chewbacca, as well as other great characters from Star Wars™: The Force Awakens. Activate the hyperdrive and set course for LEGO Star Wars™ fun! The set includes six minifigures with assorted weapons: Rey, Finn, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Tasu Leech and a Kanjiklub Gang Member, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid.
Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle™ (RRP £99.99 #75104)
Enter the battle with Kylo Ren’s personal Command Shuttle! With six minifigures (Kylo Ren, General Hux, First Order Officer, two First Order Crew and a First Order Stormtrooper Officer) this fantastic, highly detailed Starship has loads of features, including opening front, rear and bottom storage bays; wing-mounted, spring-loaded shooters and detachable weapon racks. And when you’re ready for even more action, activate the amazing extending wing function! It’s time to hunt down the enemy and play out your own great scenes from Star Wars™: The Force Awakens!
First Order Transporter™ (RRP £79.99 #75103)
Lower the ramp, load the troopers and get ready to transport them into battle! The heavily armoured First Order Transporter is packed with cool features, like dual spring-loaded shooters, top-mounted dual-stud shooter and hatch with space for a minifigure, pilot cabin with opening hatch and space for four minifigures in the hold, big engines at the rear, and hidden, transparent wheels for a cool ‘hover’ look. You can also remove the top section for easy access. Get ready to re-create incredible new movie battle scenes with minifigure Resistance Soldiers, First Order Flametroopers, First Order Stormtroopers and Captain Phasma.
Poe’s X-Wing Fighter™ (RRP £69.99 #75102)
Battle the forces of the First Order with Poe’s X-Wing Fighter. This customised starfighter is packed with features, like the four spring-loaded shooters, two stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, opening cockpit with space for a minifigure and space behind for the BB-8 Astromech Droid. There’s even a loader with weapon rack, extra missiles and ammunition, and a seat for a minifigure. So climb the access ladder, strap in and get ready to be ‘the best pilot in the galaxy’! The set includes three minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: Poe Dameron, Resistance Ground Crew and a Resistance X-Wing Pilot, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid.
First Order Special Forces TIE fighter™ (RRP £59.99 #75101)
Intercept the enemy with the impressive First Order Special Forces TIE fighter. The unmistakable shape of this iconic starfighter signifies the military might of the First Order, and features a two-minifigure cockpit, spring-loaded shooters and a rotating antenna for homing in on enemy starships. With this great model, you can re-create the epic excitement of Star Wars™: The Force Awakens alongside First Order TIE Fighter Pilots, First Order Officer and First Order Crew minifigures.
First Order Snowspeeder™ (RRP £39.99 #75100)
Call in weaponised support with the First Order Snowspeeder! With a crew of three, this rapid response vehicle features a forward storage compartment, fixed stud shooter in the cockpit, two rapid-fire stud shooters built into the engines and transparent wheels hidden out of site for a true ‘hover’ look. The set comes complete with three minifigures with assorted weapons.
Rey’s Speeder™ (RRP £19.99 #75099)
Hover into action on Rey’s Speeder! This cool landspeeder has everything Rey needs for scouting the surface of a desert planet, including dual stud shooters, opening storage hatch and side-mounted bag, blaster, buzzsaw and electrobinoculars. There’s also a detachable sled with space for Rey’s minifigure to make a quick escape down the desert dunes from the minifigure version of Unkar’s Thug!
The sets are available now from all LEGO outlets, check out the official LEGO Star Wars site for more information.