A number of new releases have been added to shop.LEGO.com and they included the LEGO® Dragon Boat Race set. This was one of a trio of sets, which were deemed regional exclusives. However LEGO recently announced the end of regional exclusives and promised that although sets will still release in certain countries first, they will eventually be may available via LEGO retail channels and true to their word, that’s the case with this particular set. The set is quite impressive and features a whopping 15 Minifigures and so funky elements to recreate the race of the dragon boats. It also have a decent price, £44.99 in the UK, €49.99 in Europe and $49.99 in the US & Canada. It’s released on June 1st.
Recreate all the color and thrills of the Dragon Boat Festival with this action-packed LEGO® 80103 Dragon Boat Race playset, featuring 2 awesome dragon boats, a dock with a food stall, viewing area and judge’s stand, plus buildable finishing line posts. Each boat features a dragon head with an opening mouth and posable tail, 3 minifigure seats for the paddlers, space for the helmsman and drummer to stand, plus small wheels underneath for racing. This cool construction toy includes 15 minifigures with lots of fun accessory elements for endless role-play fun.
- Includes 15 minifigures: 2 dragon helmsmen, 6 paddlers, 2 drummers, 2 spectators, a judge, boy and a stall keeper.
- Each boat features a dragon head with an opening mouth and posable tail, 3 minifigure seats for the paddlers, space for the helmsman and drummer to stand, plus small hidden wheels underneath for racing.
- Dock features a food stall with assorted elements including a pot, rice bucket, 6 cooked zongzi and 2 uncooked zongzi and a food sign; a viewing area for spectators; and the judge’s stand with steps, decorative elements and a trophy element.
- Also includes 2 buildable finishing line posts.
- Accessory elements include: 8 paddles (for the dragon helmsmen and the paddlers), 2 drums and 2 sets of drumsticks and the spectators’ 2 flags.
- The dragon helmsmen and paddler minifigures are new for May 2019.
- Please note: boats do not float in water.
- Dock measures over 5” (13cm) high, 12” (32cm) wide and 2” (6cm) deep.
- Boats each measure over 1” (5cm) high, 14” (36cm) long and 1” (4cm) wide.