Lego Star Wars – Will 75058 and 75059 be exclusive sets?

If you watched closely the Summer Star Wars set range, you’d probably noticed that there were two references that had no associated sets, namely the 75058 and the 75059. Rumors and a set instructions image have been circulating in the internet, in the past hours, revealing at least six mini-figures of the 75058 Star Wars set.

The picture seems quite clear and so it is possible to identify the mini-figures: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Qui-Gon Jinn, a Naboo Royal Security Guard, a Battle Droid Pilot, a Battle Droid and Droid PK-4 Worker, respectively from left to right.

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Lego 75059 – The new Sandcrawler has been officially presented

One of the most iconic Starwars sets has been officially unveiled. The new sandcrawler that will start retailing in the 2014 second half will feature the gigantic vehicle, a couple of additional small elements and seven mini-figures: Uncle Owen, Luke Skywalker, C-3PO and 4 Jawa, a R2-D2, a Gonk Droid, R5-D4 and a Treadwell Droid.

Built mostly with a great variety of brown shades, the structure, especially inside, has plenty of technic elements which will be used on several features, namely the couple of working cranes, the eight steering tracks which are the base of the entire Crawler or even the loading ramp, placed at the back.

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Lego Sandcrawler (75059) First Pick

The first picture of the new Star Wars Set Sandcrawler (75059) has been posted on Flickr, showing as expected, a huge vehicle filled with a bunch of interesting features and several mini-figures, which according to rumors will include at least Uncle Owen Lars and three Jawas figures.

Through the image it is possible to see plenty of different details such as a magnetic winch at the back, a side loading hatch, a weather beaten hull at the front and the cockpit just next to it, an enormous loading ramp with a main cargo hold, a front view port and just below it, a great mechanized grabber.

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