Lego is launching its epic new Star Wars Ultimate Collector’s Series AT-AT constructing equipment on Black Friday, and should you decide up on launch day you’ll rating a equipment for Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber for free.
The Lego Star Wars UCS AT-AT walker equipment might be accessible for $799.99 at Lego.com and in shops on Friday, Nov. 26. While that is be aware a sale value, should you purchase it on Black Friday you will get Lego’s unique Luke Skywalker’s Lightsaber set for free.
The lightsaber set is an unique constructing set that you simply will not be capable to decide up in shops or on-line later. You may also advantageous extra choices at our Lego Star Wars offers, Black Friday offers for house followers and Black Friday Lego offers pages.
First launched in 1981 in “The Empire Strikes Back,” the AT-AT, or All Terrain Armored Transport, was a necessary floor assault platform for the Empire within the Battle of Hoth. Its armor plated exterior offered safety from Rebel Alliance Snowspeeder fireplace and it efficiently penetrated the perimeter of Echo Base to ship its payload of Imperial Snowtroopers. The solely approach to convey down the Imperial “Walkers” was to ensnare the legs with a tow cable as Wedge Antilles and Wes Janson demonstrated.
With 6,785 items, that is the second-largest “Star Wars” Ultimate Collector Series Lego set to this point and measures 24.5in (62cm) excessive, 27in (69cm) in size and 9.5in (24cm) huge — it is kind of precisely to scale with the minifigures. It options sliding facet doorways that open to detailed interiors, a movable head, adjustable legs, movable weapons, speeder bikes, and an E-Web heavy repeating blaster — additionally first seen within the Battle of Hoth in “The Empire Strikes Back,” however made notorious within the Season 1 finale of “The Mandalorian.”
To stop the set from collapsing beneath it is personal weight, the joints are constructed with a mixture of Lego Technic turntable gears paired with worm gears and the set contains a particular brick-built software that is used to regulate the leg joints, one after the other, for the proper pose. It means the joints will not buckle, however it additionally means the legs can’t be positioned by hand. We have not had a probability to see one in individual but, however we now have little doubt this might be among the best Lego Star Wars units to this point.
The set additionally contains 9 minifigures: Luke Skywalker in a Snowspeeder flight swimsuit, General Veers, two AT-AT drivers, a Snowtrooper Commander and 4 Snowtrooper minifigures. It’s just below 800 items smaller than Lego’s unique large-scale “Star Wars” masterpiece: the UCS Millennium Falcon, however is sort of a bit bigger than the 4,784-piece UCS Star Destroyer that adopted it. The Ultimate Collector Series additionally contains the A-wing set and the just lately launched Republic Gunship set.
The new USC AT-AT set might be accessible from Nov. 26 from the Lego website.
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