Gamers and collectors who pre-order the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Deluxe Edition will receive early access to The Empire Strikes Back Character Pack at launch on June 28, 2016. Check out the new WB Games’ vignette below, which showcases the exciting content in full LEGO form with signature LEGO humour, including: Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Princess Leia in cold weather gear; the cybernetic Lobot and the Ugnaughts of Cloud City; and deadly bounty hunters Bossk, Dengar and Boba Fett (with Boba Fett’s original white armour).
Preordering either the standard or deluxe version of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens at GameStop will give players access to exclusive character pack that includes Bib Fortuna, Malakili, Gamorrean Guards, plus the bounty hunter Booush, dancer Oola and Princess Leia in her slave outfit.
In addition to the above character packs the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens season pass will be available for $10 and will include three level packs and five new character packs. Eventually the three extra levels and four of the character packs will be made available as DLC for $3 each. However the Jedi Character Pack will remain a pre-order exclusive and will not be released as DLC.
Poe’s Quest for Survival Level Pack
A whole new adventure following Poe Dameron’s journey back to the Resistance base. After his daring escape from the First Order that left him stranded on Jakku, Poe must search for BB-8 and locate a ship to escape the desert planet in an effort to find his way home. Playable characters and vehicles include: Naka Lit, Ohn Gos, Poe Dameron (Jakku), Strus Clan Leader, Strus Clan Raider, Strus Clan Speeder (Full-size Vehicle) and a Microfighter=scale Strus Clan Speeder.
First Order Siege of Takodana Level Pack
Experience the thrilling assault on Maz Kanata’s castle in a new way. Storm the shores of Takodana with Kylo Ren and the First Order in a quest to capture Rey and BB-8 to crush the Resistance forever. Playable characters and vehicles include: Jashco Phurus, Rosser Weno, Strono “Cookie” Tuggs, Thromba, Laparo, Jakku Freighter (Full-size Vehicle) as well as the Jakku Freighter (Microfighter Vehicle).
Escape from Starkiller Base Level Pack
After crash landing on the surface of Starkiller Base, join the battle from the perspective of two Resistance pilots. With the help of a loyal astromech droid, outmaneuver the First Order to escape the planet before it explodes. Playable characters and vehicles include C’ai Threnalli, Colonel Datoo, Lieutenant Rodinon, Lt. Wright, R3-Z3, Assault Walker (Full-size Vehicle) and an Assault Walker (Microfighter Vehicle).
The Jedi Character Pack – Season Pass Exclusive
Features powerful members of the Jedi Order. Available exclusively to Season Pass owners. Playable characters and vehicles include: Aayla Secura, Ki-Adi-Mundi, Kit Fisto, Luminara Unduli, Mace Windu, Plo Koon, Saesee Tiin, Shaak Ti, Jedi Interceptor (Full-size Vehicle), Jedi Interceptor (Microfighter Vehicle).
The Prequel Trilogy Character Pack
Play as select characters from Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. Playable characters and vehicles that comes with this Anakin Skywalker (Damaged), Captain Panaka, Darth Maul, Jango Fett, Jar Jar Binks, Padmé Naberrie, Watto, Zam Wesell, Naboo Starfighter (Full-size Vehicle) and a Microfighter Naboo Starfighter.
The Freemaker Adventures Character Pack
Showcases the galaxy’s bravest family of scavengers from the upcoming LEGO animated series, debuting June 20th on Disney XD. Playable characters and vehicles include: Baash (Iktotchi), Graballa the Hutt, Kordi Freemaker, Naare, Raam (Iktotchi), Roger (Battle Droid), Rowan Freemaker, Zander Freemaker, Star Scavenger (Full-size Vehicle), Star Scavenger (Microfighter Vehicle)
Star Wars: Rebels Character Pack
Play as the crew of the Ghost from the popular Disney XD animated series. Playable characters and vehicles include: Ahsoka Tano, Chopper, Ezra Bridger, Hera Syndulla, Kanan Jarrus, Sabine Wren, Seventh Sister Inquisitor, Zeb Orrelios, Ghost (Full-size Vehicle), Ghost (Microfighter Vehicle)
The Clone Wars Character Pack
Exciting playable characters and vehicles from the acclaimed animated series include Asajj Ventress, Aurra Sing, Barriss Offee, Cad Bane, Captain Rex, Commander Cody, Hondo Ohnaka, Savage Opress, Republic Gunship (Full-size Vehicle) and the Republic Gunship (Microfighter Vehicle).
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