Here is something new for LEGO Super Heroes fans for 2013! The #10937 LEGO Batman Arkham Asylum Breakout. This is the ultimate LEGO set for Batman fans! It is also an exclusive, so will only be available directly from LEGO (although LEGO exclusives usually pop up on Amazon also), scheduled to be released in January. So let’s dive into the details!
First of all, here is the official announcement for the #10937 LEGO Batman – Arkham Asylum Breakout: The villains have broken out of Arkham Asylum and must be stopped! Sound the alarm! The Joker, The Penguin, Poison Ivy and Scarecrow have escaped from Arkham Asylum with the help of Dr. Harleen Quinzel. These villains are about to wreak havoc in the streets of Gotham City! Help Caped Crusaders Batman and Robin swoop into action and put those good-for-nothing criminals back where they belong! Chase after the security-van as it breaks through the gothic gates! Then throw each villain back behind bars in 8 highly detailed rooms. Includes 8 minifigures: Batman, Robin, The Joker, The Penguin, Poison Ivy, Dr. Harleen Quinzel, Scarecrow and a guard, all with assorted weapons or accessories. (Click images for larger view.)
- Includes 8 minifigures: Batman, Robin, The Joker, The Penguin, Poison Ivy, Dr. Harleen Quinzel, Scarecrow and a guard, all with assorted weapons
- Features Arkham Asylum, security gate, gothic décor, moss, vines and ice elements
- Vehicles include security-van
- Security-van features opening back doors, removable roof and stretcher
- Arkham Asylum features opening cell doors, special Poison Ivy cell with transparent doors, the Mr. Freeze icy tower room, the Dr. Harleen Quinzel office and changing room, medical treatment room and security reception area
- Security gate features opening double doors and security camera
- Weapons include Batarang and kendo stick
- Recapture the villains!
- Break through the gate with the security-van!
- Open all of the cell doors and let the villains out!
- Unleash The Joker from his cage restraints in the security-van!
- Arkham Asylum measures over 12″ (32cm) high, 13″ (34cm) wide and 5″ (14cm) deep
- Security-van measures over 2″ (7cm) high, 5″ (13cm) long and 2″ (6cm) wide
- Security gate measures over 5″ (12cm) high and 9″ (24cm) wide
- Recommended for ages 14+
- Contains 1,351 pieces
- US $159.99 CA $209.99 DE 159.99€ UK 129.99 £ DK 1399.00 DKK
As it stated above, eight LEGO Super Heroes Batman minifigs are included in the set; Batman, Robin, The Joker, The Penguin, Poison Ivy, Dr. Harleen Quinzel, Scarecrow and a guard. And also please note the two awesome black statues (on picture above) with those gorgeous wings! To be honest, those are the minifigs I’m most looking forward to!
The LEGO Batman Arkham Asylum is full of advanced and clever building techniques more experienced LEGO fans should really enjoy. Unfortunately the LEGO designer video is not yet available, however here is another great video with more pictures we can drool over in the meantime.
So what do you think? How do you like the LEGO Batman Arkham Asylum Breakout? Is this a set you are looking forward to? How do you like the details? Share your thoughts in the comment section below!
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