May the 4th Be With You! To celebrate Star Wars Day, LEGO offering a number of promotions this weekend, including a brand new LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collectors Series set, Double VIP Points, discounts, freebies and more. Below are the details. 🙂
➡ LEGO STAR WARS NEW UCS SET: As it has become a tradition, we get a new set on Star Wars Day, this time the . You can see the details of this set in the press release at the following link: LEGO Star Wars UCS Y-Wing Coming!, and find it at the .
➡ FREE EXCLUSIVE LEGO STAR WARS BB-8: This weekend, you will get a free with LEGO Star Wars purchases of $75 or more. We reviewed this adorable little droid here: LEGO Star Wars BB-8 Review & Modifications. Please note that while the flyer in the spring LEGO Shopping Catalog stated that this offer is only going to be valid on May 4th, according to the more current website information BB-8 is going to be available all weekend. Keep in mind that this is a first-come-first-serve limited release, and will likely run out before the weekend it over. So, if you would like to get BB-8, stop by at your local LEGO store as soon as possible, or place an order at the .
➡ DOUBLE VIP POINTS ON LEGO STAR WARS SETS: LEGO is also offering on most LEGO Star Wars sets, excluding the , and the newly released . Check out the full selection at the .
➡ LEGO STAR WARS SETS ON SALE: Select LEGO Star Wars sets are up to 20% off throughout the weekend, including large sets like the , the , the , and more. All of the sets on sale are clearly marked at the .
➡ OFFERS FOR BLACK VIP CARD HOLDERS: When the first became available back in 2017, LEGO offered a special Black VIP Card for those who purchased the set before the end of the year. The card wasn’t just cool looking, but it also supposed to give access to a full year of Star Wars-themed offers throughout 2018, including points promotions, special events, gifts with purchase and more (you can read more about the Black VIP Card on ).
Unfortunately, the Black VIP Card didn’t turn out as well as LEGO fans hoped for – at least not so far. First of all, because the TheBrickFan, there is now a second promotion; a special blueprint poster of the . If you are a Black VIP Card holder, you should be getting communication about this offer from LEGO by email. In addition, Black VIP Card holders have been automatically entered into a drawing for a chance to win an 18 karat white gold R2-D2.has been perpetually out of stock to this day, few people were able to qualify for the Black VIP Card before the end of the year. Even those who did manage to purchase the Falcon never received their card, although they will still receive the special benefits – apparently, LEGO didn’t make enough of the cards either. If you did manage to get the card, the only promotion so far has been Double VIP Points on LEGO Star Wars sets during the month of February. However, according to
And that sums up all the special promotions for the May the 4th Star Wars Day weekend. If you have been eyeing any of the new LEGO Star Wars sets (or even some of the older ones), this is your chance to maximize the benefits you can get with your purchase. I also highly recommend making a purchase large enough to qualify for BB-8. He is very cute with beautifully printed parts. Visit your local LEGO store or the.
What do you think? Are you getting any new LEGO Star Wars sets this weekend? And what do you think of BB-8 and the other promotions? Feel free to share your thoughts and discuss in the comment section below! 😉
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