Following its sneak peek at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, and some leaked images of the minifigures on Instagram, it was only a matter of time before the full reveal of the newest Star Wars advent calendar came to be. Missing Christmas in July by just one day, set 75340 now has its own official product page.
Fans will discover a surprise brick-built toy behind every door of the 2022 LEGO® Star Wars™ Advent Calendar (75340) in the run-up to Christmas. It features 8 LEGO Star Wars characters, including C-3PO and R2-D2 in holiday sweaters decorated with each other\'s portraits, a Gonk Droid dressed as Santa and Darth Vader in a summer outfit from LEGO Star Wars Summer Vacation on Disney+. Build and play A super holiday gift idea for Star Wars fans aged 6 and up, the calendar contains 16 mini builds, such as an ARC-170 Starfighter, Bad Batch Shuttle, V-35 Landspeeder and a moisture vaporator. Kids will find assorted builds and accessories to play out Battle of Hoth stories, a Wampa cave in which the Luke Skywalker LEGO minifigure can be hung upside down and a beach scene for Darth Vader on vacation. Star Wars collectibles The LEGO Group has been recreating starships, vehicles, locations and characters from the Star Wars universe since 1999, and there is a huge variety of sets for fans of all ages.
- 2022 LEGO® Star Wars™ Advent Calendar (75340) – Build festive spirit during the Christmas holidays with this Advent calendar, featuring Star Wars characters, mini build toy vehicles and accessories
- 8 LEGO® Star Wars™ characters – C-3PO and R2-D2 in festive outfits, Darth Vader in a summer outfit, plus Luke Skywalker, a Clone Trooper Commander, Snowtrooper, Battle Droid and a Gonk Droid
- 10 mini build vehicles – Republic Gunship, Droid Trifighter, ARC-170 Starfighter, Bad Batch Shuttle, Luke\'s Landspeeder, T-16 Skyhopper, V-35 Landspeeder, B-wing, TIE Interceptor and Hoth AT-ST
- 6 other mini builds – Moisture vaporator, a beach scene, ammo rack, Hoth defense turret, Hoth laser cannon and a Wampa cave
- Gift idea for ages 6 and up – Give this 329-piece building toy as a Christmas holiday gift to kids. The characters and mini builds can be used with other LEGO® Star Wars™ sets for extra creative fun
- Festive centerpiece – Between door-opening ceremonies and playtime adventures, this LEGO® Star Wars™ Advent Calendar makes a colorful display piece in any room
- Toy building kits for all ages – LEGO® Star Wars™ sets allow kids and adult fans to relive epic scenes, role-play original stories or just build and display the authentic construction models
- High quality – LEGO® bricks and pieces meet stringent quality standards, ensuring that they connect simply and securely
- Safety first – LEGO® components are dropped, heated, crushed, twisted and carefully analyzed to make sure that they meet rigorous global safety standards
The set will be available for purchase starting September 1st for US$49.99 / CA$59.99 / UK£29.99 / DE€34.99. Please consider using the affiliate links above which help cover the costs to keep The Holo-Brick Archives up and running!
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Getting in at the ground floor when the LEGO Star Wars theme first launched, Kevin has been collecting ever since. He is a self-proclaimed minifigure guru and has a passion for tracking down and cataloging every minifig variation – no matter how obscure. He has assisted Rebrickable and Bricklink in maintaining their set inventories, helped overhaul the rebelscum.com LEGO forum, and created the LSW Collector mobile app.