Lego 42082 – Rough Terrain Crane

I usually don’t pay too much attention to technic sets but it’s absolutely impossible not to stop and observe this new masterpiece, the Rough Terrain Crane, a set with more than four thousand pieces (!!) and definitely a must for the technic fans!

The building experience should be absolutely unique and among the extensive list of features it is possible to find a 360 rotate platform with stabilizer legs, a crane with upper and lower functions, four wheel steering and four wheel drive, a big and detailed cab, a v8 engine and compartments with several tools and of course four building sections that can be assembled or moved with the crane.

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Lego 75220 – Sandcrawler

Here is a new version of an iconic star wars fortress, the Sandcrawler. It’s not so exciting or detailed as the last ultimate collector series but it’s absolutely unfair this comparison, after all, we are talking about sets of completely different sizes.

The new Sandcrawler has exactly one thousand two hundred and thirty nice pieces and features, besides the big vehicle, a small kart and six mini-figures ( Luke Skywalker, two Jawas, a Medical Droid, a Protocol Droid, Astromech Droid) with the traditional accessories.Among the bunch Continue reading

Lego 60195 – Arctic Mobile Exploration Base

In a time when hot weather rules, it’s definitely very nice to see some pictures of this new Artic Mobile Exploration Base. It’s the biggest of this city sub theme, presenting almost eight hundred pieces and featuring plenty of orange vehicles,  mini-figures to enjoy and of course the big mammoth.

Among the action, there’s plenty to choose from: A truck with a big saw, a big crane vehicle with a large cabin and six extra-large wheels, ready to surpass any obstacle, a mobile lab with some tools inside and a door for a better access and finally a big snow bike that absolutely looks fast.

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Lego 71043 – The Hogwarts Castle was unveiled

Lego has just revealed another masterpiece, the new Hogwarts Castle, a Harry Potter set with exactly six thousands and twenty pieces (!!)  that includes four mini-figures (Godric Gryffindor, Helga Hufflepuff, Salazar Slytherin and Rowena Ravenclaw) and a huge list of twenty seven micro-figures that presents plenty of characters as you can see in the official press release.

In terms of the castle, the pictures talk by themselves, it’s absolutely a must, a highly detailed construction with lots of small details and among so many others, an enormous tower that according to Lego is 58 centimeters high.

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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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