Fans can now join the Rebel Alliance in their fight against the dark side, as the iconic A-wing Starfighter from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi joins the LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series.
Film enthusiasts can re-live fond memories of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi by enjoying the construction set’s authentic details, including a new-for-May 2020 A-wing pilot minifigure and removable canopy, which allows builders access to the ship’s detailed cockpit for the first time ever.
This highly detailed 1,673-piece set model also includes pivoting laser cannons, which have been faithfully recreated in LEGO brick form to create the ultimate collector’s item for LEGO Brick and Star Wars fans alike.
Marketed to the 18+ audience in the new same deep black and glossy livery that the upcoming buildable model helmets, this testing build comes with a display stand, information plaque and an A-wing Pilot minifigure.
The LEGO Group has been creating brick-built versions of iconic starships, vehicles, locations and characters from the Star Wars universe since 1999 – and this is the first time that this iconic high-speed interceptor has been given the Ultimate Collector’s Series treatment. This new addition to the UCS range means the Rebel fleet is almost complete, with only the U-wing starfighter is to go.
- Create a stunning display with the first-ever LEGO Ultimate Collector Series version of the A-wing Starfighter (75275) from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, featuring a new-for-January-2020 removable cockpit canopy!
- Fans will love authentic details such as the pivoting laser cannons. Also includes an adjustable display stand, information plaque and A-wing Pilot character to complete a striking Star Wars centre piece.
- This 1,673-piece LEGO Star Wars A-wing fighter building set offers a fun, rewarding challenge for Star Wars fans aged 18+, and makes a fantastic birthday gift, Christmas present or special occasion surprise.
- Measuring 10.5″ (27cm) high including display stand, 16.5″ (42cm) long and 10″ (26cm) wide, this collectible LEGO Star Wars A-wing fighter model is bound to make a big impression displayed at home or in the office.
- This battery-free building set is a peaceful way for adults to unwind after a hard day at work. Forget your worries for a while, find your building Zen and create an incredible LEGO Star Wars A-wing model!
- Thinking of buying this A-wing Starfighter model kit for a Star Wars fan who is new to LEGO sets? No worries. It comes with step-by-step instructions so they can take on this challenging build with confidence.
Be sure to order this on May 1st so that you can add it to your Star Wars display – whether it’s at home, in the office or in a galaxy far, far away…. As an added bonus purchasing this set between May 1st and 4th will double your VIP points and get an awesome – and exclusive – gift with purchase!
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This post originally appeared on Rebelscum.com on the 16th of April, 2020.
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