The LEGO Group has officially revealed their latest UCS (Ultimate Collector Series) set with the Imperial Star Destroyer. The set features 4,784 bricks (that’s a lot of gray) and measures 43” (109.22 cm) long. Also, it includes a buildable Tantive IV which nestles in the docking bay. It is available on Sept. 18 for VIP members and Oct. 1 for the general public.
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LEGO has announced their next Ultimate Collector Series set: the Snowspeeder (75144) from The Empire Strikes Back. This set includes 1703 pieces at will retail for $199.99. Available May 4, 2017.
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After a somewhat disappointing Toy Fair (from a certain point of view), Flyguy and Yakface are back this week to discuss the latest in collecting news. Topics covered this week include Hasbro’s showing at Toy Fair, Hot Toys’ impressive Obi-Wan Kenobi and Funko’s deluge of Hikari figures reveals. We also touch on the official reveal of the UCS TIE Fighter and expanded encyclopedia from LEGO, new customized projects and announcements from Marvel. We wrap things up with our latest review and toy acquisitions – all this and more on Episode 52 of The Realm Recap!
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This morning prior to the LEGO event at Toy Fair 2015, Yahoo officially reveal LEGO’s new UCS (*Ultimate Collector Series TIE Fighter. The 1,685-piece model, which includes a pilot, display stand, and descriptive plaque retails for $199.00 and will be available in May 2015. Click on through for the full image gallery.
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Looks like the LEGO UCS Slave I has been spotted on shelves a few days early thanks to a report from Boba Fett Fan Club. The set was found at LEGOLAND in Florida for $199.99
Rumors are floating about that the next UCS (Ultimate Collector Series) set from LEGO will be a TIE Fighter with a projected released date of Star Wars Day (May 4th) 2015. Head on over to Groovebricks for additional details.
LEGO has updated their YouTube Channel with full details for their Ultimate Collector Series Slave I.
Lift off for bounty-hunting adventures in the Slave I!
Search the galaxy for fugitives with Boba Fett and his Slave I with rotating cockpit and wings, dual shooters and a display stand.
Ages 14+. 1,996 pieces.
US $199.99 – CA $229.99 – DE 199.99€ – UK £169.99 – DK 1699.00 DKK
*Euro pricing varies by country. Please visit shop.LEGO.com for regional pricing.
Available for sale directly through LEGO® beginning January 2015 via shop.LEGO.com and LEGO® Stores
This set doesn’t go on sale for a few more days but the crew over at From Bricks To Bothans as posted an in-depth review of the UCS Sandcrawler (75059). Head on over for the highs and lows of this “grueling” build!
The LEGO Group has officially taken the tarp off of their UCS Sandcrawler (75059) available through shop.LEGO.com this May. Click the image above to check out their intro video and click on through to the full details and image gallery for this great set!
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