The final wave of announced expansion packs for LEGO Dimensions is finally here. Set for release today in the US and on Friday in the UK, three new characters, each from a different franchise, have been added to the already extensive line-up.
For DC Comics fans there is long-awaited and highly collectible Bane. With the classic villain on your toy-pad you’ll be able activate his Hazard Protection, Big Transform, or Super Stealth abilities to solve puzzles and overpower enemies. Along with the minifigure, the set includes his 3-in-1 Drill Driver which can be rebuilt into the Bane Dig ‘n Drill and the Bane Drill ‘n Blast for upgraded in-game abilities.
Ghostbusters fans still happily enjoying the franchise releases from wave three and four, will finally be able to add Slimer to their collection. You’ll be able to fire his Hot Dog and activate his Boomerang, Sonar Smash, Flying, Dive, Hazard Clean, Illumination, Mini Access and Hazard Protection abilities to solve puzzles and battle enemies. Also included in the pack is the Slime Shooter which you can rebuild it into a Slime Exploder and Slime Streamer for upgraded powers in the game.
In need of some ninja training? The third and final release of this wave is Ninjago’s Lloyd. You can use Lloyd’s two Golden Katanas and activate his special Spinjitzu, Illumination, Acrobat, Laser Deflector and Stealth abilities to solve puzzles and take on enemies in true Ninja style. When it’s time to take the battle to the sky, launch Lloyd’s Golden Dragon and rebuild it into a Sword Projector Dragon and Mega Flight Dragon for enhanced powers.
As always, all of these expansion packs provide gamers the opportunity to use everything interchangeably, anywhere throughout the game. Plus, any expansion pack character can unlock the corresponding Adventure World of the same brand to provide players with additional open-world gameplay content based on that entertainment property.
Out today in the US, LEGO Dimensions wave five launches in the UK on Friday, May 13.