The first wave of sets for The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part was released at the beginning of the month, and LEGO fans have been excited to try them out. The sets are fun and wacky with unusual vehicles and interesting characters. We get some of our old friends from the first movie, as well as new additions. Besides the nineteen sets we already know about, today, LEGO announced another set in the collection; the #70840 The LEGO Movie 2 Welcome to Apocalypseburg! Below is the press release with all the details. Check them out and let’s discuss! 🙂
Build and role-play with this huge The LEGO Movie 2 Apocalypseburg model! Enjoy an epic 360-degree play experience—and prepare for an alien invasion—with the #70840 The LEGO Movie 2 Welcome to Apocalypseburg! construction toy. An advanced building set, it has over 3,000 pieces and presents an awesome challenge even for master builders. It features a section of the Statue of Liberty with a chill-out room in the head, café, Scribble Cop’s office with a chair-kicking function, armory, barber’s/tattoo parlor, Lucy’s hideout, Fuse’s workshop, rooftop diner, gym, spa, lookout platforms and loads more! This action-packed toy also comes with 12 minifigures to role-play and reimagine your favorite scenes from the blockbuster film.
- This creative toy includes 12 new-for-January-2019 The LEGO Movie 2 minifigures: Emmet, Lucy, Batman, Scribble Cop, Harley Quinn, Green Lantern, ’Where are my pants?’ Guy, Larry the Barista, Chainsaw Dave, Mo-Hawk, Roxxi and Fuse, plus a rat figure.
- This huge Apocalypseburg construction toy has removable modules for easy play and features a section of the Statue of Liberty, café, Scribble Cop’s office, armory, barber’s/tattoo parlor, Lucy’s hideout, Fuse’s workshop, rooftop diner, gym, spa and more!
- The Statue of Liberty section of this playset features a buildable torch, opening Lady Liberty head with a chill-out room including a buildable telescope, and three lookout platforms.
- The Coffee Unchained café features a service counter, cash register, buildable coffee machine with 2 coffee pumps, table and seat, and an outdoor table with a parasol and 2 seats.
- Scribble Cop’s office features an opening jail door and chair-kicking function.
- Armory features a mannequin, goggles, three minifigure helmet elements, and two buildable weapons.
- Barber’s/tattoo parlor features a barber’s chair, buildable tattoo machine and hair-cutting tool elements.
- Lucy’s hideout features a buildable bed with a secret compartment containing various fun elements including a love letter from Batman. The room also features weapon storage and assorted elements including new-for-January-2019 barbed wire.
- The removable roof of Lucy’s hideout has a buildable seat, engine truck front, and water tower.
- Fuse’s rooftop workshop features a buildable tool chest with a buildable fire extinguisher.
- Rooftop diner features a buildable V8 engine deep-fat fryer, table, oven, ketchup, and mustard dispensers, plus frying pan and food elements.
- Train-carriage-shaped gym features a buildable punching bag with alien invader decoration and a weightlifting bench.
- Truck-shaped spa features a buildable hot tub and shower.
- This building set also includes Chainsaw Dave’s surfboard rack with 2 surfboards, lookout area with a buildable telescope, an opening sewer and various ladders.
- Weapons for The LEGO Movie 2 characters include Lucy’s crossbow. Accessory elements include Emmet’s two coffee mugs, Lucy’s quiver, plus six new-for-January-2019 Skeletron head elements (1 as a basketball, 1 on a signpost, 1 as engine decoration, 2 as hair mannequins, and 1 on the armory mannequin).
- This new-for-January-2019 toy measures over 20” (52cm) high, 19” (49cm) wide and 12” (33cm) deep.
- Includes 3,178 pieces.
- Recommended for ages 16+.
Below are some additional images with some of the interior scenes from the set, along with the characters. Check out all that awesome post-apocalyptic gear and decoration!
The #70840 The LEGO Movie 2 Welcome to Apocalypseburg! set is going to be available directly from LEGO on Wednesday, January 2019. Prices are as follows: US $299.99 – CA $399.99 – DE €299.99 – UK £279.99 – FR €299.99 – DK 2,499DKK (Euro pricing varies by country). For more pictures and other details, visit The LEGO Movie 2 section of the Online LEGO Shop.
Everything about this set looks so much fun! The post-apocalyptic vibe, the little nooks and corners all around the set, the tilted Statue of Liberty, the colors, the minifigs… I expect that it is going to be very popular! Also, remember that there is a really nice promotion going on right now for LEGO VIP members who purchase The LEGO Movie 2 sets! You will get two cinema tickets to The LEGO Movie 2 if you spend $60 or more on The LEGO Movie 2 sets. After your purchase, you have 21 days to go to VIPExclusiveOffer.com, upload your physical or digital receipt, and receive your movie tickets!
What do you think? How do you like the #70840 The LEGO Movie 2 Welcome to Apocalypseburg! and the other sets related to the upcoming film? Are you planning to get them? Feel free to share and discuss in the comment section below! 😉
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