LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures General Grievous & Commander Cody – 360° View

LEGO has put up a video showing a rotating 360° view of the upcoming LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures General Grievous model. You can now see how the model looks from all directions. Characters in this line will be available in September.

Update: Clone Commander Cody was unveiled today. It looks like Jango Fett will probably be shown tomorrow.

Clone Commander Cody

General Grievous

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LEGO Star Wars Tatooine Mini-build Officially Revealed 2

Here’s a better look at the exclusive Star Wars Celebration set that was leaked a couple days ago. LEGO Star Wars Tatooine Mini-build is a 178 piece set that includes mini versions of a sandcrawler, a landspeeder and the Lars homestead. A C-3PO minifigure is also included as well as micro versions of C-3PO, R2-D2, Owen Lars and 2 Jawas.

If you’re lucky to be at the convention, these will be available for sale for $40. Limited quantities will be for sale each day starting at 10AM from now until the weekend. Since these are quite limited, getting the set for that price is another story. There are several eBay auction for it now with prices under $200.

LEGO Star Wars Tatooine Mini-build

LEGO Star Wars Tatooine Mini-build Box

LEGO Dimensions Minifigures Are Removable

If you had any doubts about the LEGO Dimensions minifigures being removable from their base, hopefully this official tweet from LEGO assures you. Minifigures are not glued to their RFID base and can be separated.

If you want more details on LEGO Dimensions, check out our official announcement post. You can also pre-order the game and expansion packs right now on Amazon.

LEGO Dimensions

More LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures Unveiled – General Grievous & Obi-Wan Kenobi

With Star Wars Celebration happening tomorrow, LEGO is starting to show off upcoming LEGO Star Wars sets. Today, they’ve unveiled two more models in the LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures line: General Grievous & Obi-Wan Kenobi.

We previously saw Luke Skywalker & Darth Vader shown in February so we’re only missing Jango Fett and Clone Commander Cody. They should start showing up by the weekend.

General Grievous
LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures General Grievous

Obi-Wan Kenobi
LEGO Star Wars Buildable Figures Obi-Wan Kenobi

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LEGO The Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart (71016) Available Now

LEGO Shop has LEGO The Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart (71016) available now if you’re a LEGO VIP member. This 2179 piece set retails for $199.99 and contains the following minifigures: Homer Simpson, Bart Simpson, Marge Simpson, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Chief Wiggum and Snake. Snake is exclusive to this set.

Make sure you’re signed in for the purchase button to appear. If you’re not a LEGO VIP member, this set will be available to the general public on May 1st. If you want to know more about this set, check out our detailed post of the official announcement.

LEGO The Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart (71016) – $199.99
LEGO The Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart (71016)
LEGO The Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart (71016)

LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia With Han Solo Minifigure For $6.50

The first version of the LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia is on sale for $6.50 at Amazon. This is the lowest price it’s been since release. We recommend getting it only for the exclusive Han Solo minifigure with a medal across his chest.

A new edition of this book called LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded will be available on April 28th for about $16. This editon has updated information and will contain an exclusive white proto Boba Fett minifigure.

66% off – LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia – $6.50
Includes exclusive Han Solo minifigure

17% off – LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded – $16
Includes exclusive white Boba Fett minifigure

More Unannounced LEGO Dimensions Minifigures

Eurobrick member deskp has corrected the perspective of the LEGO Dimensions box top showing the minifigures that will be available for the game. However, it’s pretty blurry but you can make out basic shapes and colors.

We’ve listed some guesses below but you might be able to figure out some of the others. Besides LEGO Ghostbusters and LEGO Simpsons that were hinted previously, it looks like there will be LEGO Scooby-Doo characters too. Chell from the video game Portal looks to be one of the characters in the game too. There’s rumors of Doctor Who minifigures coming to the game but we haven’t been able to make out any of its minifigures.

If you want more details on LEGO Dimensions, check out our official announcement post. You can also pre-order the game and expansion packs right now on Amazon.

1. Marty McFly
2. Homer Simpson
3. Chell (Portal)
6. Scooby-Doo
7. Shaggy
16. Superman
17. Aquaman
18. Gandalf
21. Bart Simpson
22. Emmet
23. Wyldstyle
34. Krusty
42. Slimer

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Upcoming LEGO Marvel Minifigure Close-Ups

Flickr user Luiggi has once again managed to get a hold of some upcoming minifigures. He’s taken some great shots that you can see below. The minifigures this time are the classic Green Goblin, Ant-Man and his nemesis, Yellowjacket.

The classic Green Goblin will only be found in the upcoming LEGO Juniors Spider-Man Hideout (10687) set. It’s a 137 piece set that will retail for $30. Ant-Man and Yellowjacket will be available in the upcoming LEGO Marvel Ant-Man Final Battle (76039) set. This set will contain 183 pieces and retail for $20. Both sets should be available by summer.

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Ant-Man
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Yellowjacket
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The LEGO Ideas Book For $8 At Amazon

Amazon currently has The LEGO Ideas Book by Daniel Lipkowitz for under $8. This is the lowest price it’s been with a 68% discount.

This book provides ideas to build models with hints and tips though there is no complete instructions. Often times, it will show a cross section of the model for the tricky parts. It’s a good mix that will teach you enough to get started and give you some inspiration to put your own take on the model.

68% Off – The LEGO Ideas Book – $8

34% Off LEGO City Train Sets At Amazon UK

Amazon UK has some big discounts on current LEGO City train sets if you’re willing to import them. LEGO City Cargo Train (60052) is £97 which is $131 shipped and a 34% discount. LEGO City High-Speed Passenger Train (60051) is £69 shipped which is $95 and a 36% discount off the US price.

If you buy both together, the price will be slightly cheaper at $221. That’s only about $20 more than the US MSRP of the LEGO City Cargo Train (60052).

34% off – LEGO City Cargo Train (60052) – $131

36% off – LEGO City High-Speed Passenger Train (60051) – $95