Lego 10268 – Vestas Wind Turbine

What a great surprise in this afternoon! Lego has just unveiled the new Creator Expert Set, the Vestas Wind Turbine. And it’s not just another awesome set. It is also the first Lego set that presents new “plant to plant” elements  which according to Lego are made of plant based plastic which the source is sugarcane.

The set itself has around eight hundred pieces and features a new turbine with one meter tall, a nice and cozy house with a big patio in the front and plenty of rocks and vegetation in the back, a white van, three mini-figures with the usual bunch of accessories and last but not least the always pleasant power functions kit to give some movement to the set.

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Lego 10263 – Winter Village Fire Station

Its release date was already known for a while and finally, here we go for the new Creator Expert Set: the Winter Village Fire Station, a seasonal set with exactly one thousand and hundred and sixty six pieces, considerably more than in other years, but with plenty of great details to enjoy!

The box contains a beautiful vintage building with two distinct floors and a big red door, a fire truck that keeps the same but usual seasonal trend, with some nice but old details, a nice iced fountain , a Christmas tree, a Dalmatian and seven mini-figures (four fire-men, a lady with a baby, the ice hockey boy and the grey statue in the lake).

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Lego 10262 – James Bond Aston Martin DB5

After a few teasing images and lots of suspense hare we have the new James Bond Aston Martin DB5, a new Creator Expert with a thousand two hundred and ninety pieces, and an endless list of awesome details and tricky features to enjoy. And despite the straight lines, the car is absolutely beautiful.

Among the bunch of details, it is possible to find a working ejector seat, revolving number plates, radar tracker, hidden telephone, bulletproof shield, front wing machine guns and wheel mounted tyre scythes, as well as a detailed six cylinder engine, a radar tracker and a telephone in the secret door compartment.

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New Polybags Found!

Five new Xtra Polybags are now available on retail. At the first glance, they feature some nice and useful accessories that can be used on several themes, namely City, Friends or even Creator for instance.

They don’t have properly a name, but it’s quite simple to identify their subthemes: Food and drink, Bicycles, Traffic, Street and garden. Despite have different pieces counts ( between twenty one and forty six), each one of them should retail around the four bucks, which is a very attractive price to get some extra elements that aren’t very easy to find sometimes.

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Lego 30543 – Christmas Train Polybag

Despite being so simple, this polybag is definitely pretty cute. The new Lego Christmas train brings around seventy pieces and the traditional strong red color, mixed with black, which gives it a very traditional and seasonal look.

In terms of elements, it shows a coal locomotive with a few golden bricks, a gift cart in the middle with two presents and at the back, the passengers’ wagon. No details for now about availability on retail or prices, but until Christmas, there’s plenty of time for that.

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