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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Lego 10261 – Roller Coaster

The moment that a lot of fans were expecting for a long time, has finally arrived. The new Creator Expert Set, the Roller Coaster has finally been revealed, presenting a huge masterpiece with more than four thousand bricks and perhaps one of the most biggest creator sets of all times.

 Built over some large green plates, the set, as you can see, features a roller coaster track with several levels, curves and slopes, two trains, each with three cars, a ticket booth in a corner, a cotton candy cart and eleven mini-figures (a cotton candy vendor, two ride attendants, a couple of grandparents with their granddaughter and five riders), some of them with double printed faces.

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Lego 10260 – Downtown Dinner

What a nice surprise! Lego has just revealed the next Creator Expert modular building: the Downtown Dinner! This huge masterpiece is once again considerably big, around two thousand and five hundred pieces, featuring besides the 50s-style building, a pretty pink convertible and six mini-figures (a chef, a waitress, a boxer, a rock star, a manager and a bodybuilder).

With three different levels, it includes a nice dinner room in the first floor with a lot of awesome details such as a jukebox, some dinner tables, red bar stools and even an open-plan-kitchen. Above, in the first floor we can find a gym with a boxing ring and lots of training accessories. On top, it is possible to find a recording studio with a mixing table, a cabinet and many more features to enjoy!

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