We may still be recovering from the longest and hottest heatwave in UK history and it may be 145 days until Christmas, but it’s never to early to feel festive where LEGO® is concerned. Early on Tuesday we spent the morning at the LEGO Store London for a Christmas in July event, where we’ve been previewing some of the great sets which will make the perfect present this Christmas. Although much of the sets on show had been out for a while, there was a chance to check out the incredible LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts castle set. You can see more on this huge new set here.
LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes App Controlled Batmobile – RRP £89.99 – Shop Now
Speed to Gotham City crime scenes with the motorised LEGO® DC Super Heroes 76112 App-Controlled Batmobile. This cool vehicle features 2 motors powered by a Bluetooth-controlled battery hub, an opening Minifigure cockpit, 4-wheel drive and 2 dual stud shooters. Simply download the app to control the vehicle from your smartphone or tablet. This set also includes a new-for-August-2018 Batman© Minifigure.
LEGO BOOST Creative Toolbox – RRP £149.99 – Shop Now
Combine the versatile LEGO® building system with advanced technology to boost your creativity with the awesome LEGO BOOST Creative Toolbox. Download the free app to your device and follow the step-by-step instructions to build and code any of the 5 multifunctional models. Experience Vernie the Robot—a moving and talking robot.
LEGO City Passenger Train – RRP £119.99 – Shop Now
Climb aboard the LEGO® City Passenger Train! This fun set features a motorized engine with 10-speed Bluetooth remote control and opening nose cone, driver’s cabin with opening window, 2 cars with removable roofs, seats and tables, a full circular track with 16 curved and 4 straight rails, plus a buildable platform with 2 seats and train service map, train signal and 4 LEGO Minifigures.
LEGO City Arctic Mobile Exploration Base – RRP £84.99 – Shop Now
Investigate awesome finds on the go with the LEGO® City Arctic Mobile Exploration Base! This fun set features a crane with posable arm, hook, platform and a trailer, plus a mobile lab unit with radar dish and opening door. Also includes a mobile saw vehicle with posable arm and rotating blade, plus a snow bike and a large ice build to hold the mammoth.
LEGO City Arctic Scout Truck – RRP £34.99 – Shop Now
Explore the harsh terrain with the LEGO® City Arctic Scout Truck, with front tracks and 4 all-terrain wheels, antenna, lights, onboard analysis station, space for other equipment, and a loading bay for the snow bike with moving track. This fun set also includes an ice wall/arch with translucent blocks and sonar beacons, coring tool, plus an ice cave with translucent blocks and room for the polar bear figure.
LEGO Creator 3 in1 Pirate Roller Coaster – RRP £69.99 – Shop Now
Hold tight and prepare to scream as you set out on a LEGO® Creator 3in1 31084 Pirate Roller Coaster adventure. This amazing set features a functional roller coaster with pirate-themed props, including a sunken galleon, skull archway, palm tree and an octopus. The working carriages are shark-themed and the ride’s main drop has a water splash feature and a cannon that fires water elements. Other features include a ticket booth and a balloon stand. This set can be rebuilt for further LEGO fairground adventures aboard The Skull Ride or The Ship Ride.
LEGO Creator James Bond Aston Martin DB5 – RRP £129.99 – Shop Now
Get a license to build with the awesome LEGO® Creator Expert 10262 James Bond™ Aston Martin DB5. This impressive replica model captures the elegance and timeless sophistication of Agent 007’s iconic 1964 sports car, and comes with a wealth of authentic details and functioning gadgetry.
LEGO Creator Expert Roller Coaster – RRP £299.99 – Shop Now
Capture the speed, thrills and excitement of the ultimate fairground attraction with this incredible LEGO® Creator Expert 10261 Roller Coaster. This fully functional chain-lift model comes with 2 trains and an array of authentic features and functions, including a ticket booth, cotton candy cart, concession stand, height marker, and a covered boarding station.
LEGO DUPLO Farm Adventures – RRP £54.99 – Shop Now
Play out real-life scenarios in LEGO® DUPLO® Town: a recognizable world with modern DUPLO figures. Help your toddler to feed all the friendly animals at the adventure farm with 10869 Farm Adventures. Little farmers will love to pull the string to make the bell go up and down, then have some fun on the slide. Put all the animals to bed in the barn and head into the farmhouse for waffles and a sleepover.
LEGO DUPLO Steam Train – RRP £49.99 – Shop Now
The LEGO® DUPLO® 10874 Steam Train is now even easier for your toddler to control and interact with in multiple ways. Young children can become the train driver with the Push & Go motor — a gentle push either forwards or backwards sends the train on its way and a firm hold or lift off the tracks will make it stop. Help them place the 5 coloured action bricks along the track to sound the horn, turn the lights on and off, pause and refuel, change direction and stop the train wherever they like.
LEGO Friends Heartlake City Resort – RRP £89.99 – Shop Now
Heartlake City Resort is the place to hang out and have fun in Heartlake City! The hotel has a lobby, restaurant, juice bar, terrace with a DJ stand and 2 bedrooms. Drive the monorail round to the water park with changing room, 2 waterslides and a splash bucket, plus a beach area with a water scooter, parasailer and a lifeguard stand.
LEGO Friends Heartlake Big Race Day – RRP £49.99 – Shop Now
The Big Race Day sets the scene for an exciting go-kart race between the friends from Heartlake City. The main race building features a downstairs changing room with lockers and a restroom, while upstairs there’s a winner’s podium and VIP lounge for all the Heartlake City pets to watch the race. There’s a start line and a separate finish line with light and loudspeaker elements.
LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle – RRP £349.99 – Coming August 15th
This highly detailed LEGO Harry Potter collectible has over 6,000 pieces and offers a rewarding build experience. It comes packed with highlights from the Harry Potter series, where you will discover towers, turrets, chambers, classrooms, creatures, the Whomping Willow™ and Hagrid´s hut, plus many more iconic features. And with 4 Minifigures, 27 Microfigures featuring students, professors and statues, plus 5 Dementors, this advanced building set makes the perfect Harry Potter gift.
LEGO Juniors T-Rex Breakout – RRP £44.99 – Shop Now
Give your child the thrill of the T-rex Breakout. This dinosaur toy set features a posable, buildable T. rex with opening mouth, 2 Starter Brick bases with gate, breakable fence and wall element, small science station and a truck with Starter Brick chassis. This Easy to Build dinosaur toy includes a simple guide to build and play, to help build confidence in children.
LEGO NINJAGO Firstbourne – RRP £59.99 – Shop Now
The highly posable LEGO® NINJAGO® Firstbourne dragon features a removable Minifigure saddle, plus flapping wings and swiping tail functions. The HunterCopter has stud shooters and Vengestone Chain element to lower Minifigures, attach to Firstbourne or lower the cooked turkey element as Dragon bait. This set also includes a pedestal to hold 2 collectible Dragon Armor elements—the Dragon Helmet and Dragon Chestplate—plus 6 LEGO NINJAGO Minifigures with assorted weapons.
LEGO NINJAGO Dieselnaut – RRP £89.99 – Shop Now
Team up with ninja warriors Teen Wu, Jay and Zane to confront the LEGO® NINJAGO® Dieselnaut tank, featuring rotating turrets with spring-loaded shooters, an opening Minifigure cockpit, Minifigure platform with fully opening roof, crane function, jail and hidden weapon rack.
LEGO NINJAGO Stormbringer – RRP £34.99 – Shop Now
Fly LEGO® NINJAGO® Stormbringer the Lightning Dragon with Jay and battle against Daddy No Legs and Muzzle to claim the Dragon Armor. Fire spring-loaded ‘lightning bolt’ shooters from the mouth of this highly posable dragon, which also features a removable Minifigure saddle, swiping tail function and attachment points for the Dragon Hunter Daddy No Legs to hook the dragon.
LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon – RRP £649.99 – Shop Now
This amazing LEGO interpretation of Han Solo’s unforgettable Corellian freighter has all the details that Star Wars fans of any age could wish for. This 7,500 piece model includes intricate exterior detailing, upper and lower quad laser cannons, landing legs, lowering boarding ramp and a 4-Minifigure cockpit with detachable canopy. Remove individual hull plates to reveal the highly detailed main hold, rear compartment and gunnery station.
Kessel Run Millennium Falcon – RRP £149.99 – Shop Now
Travel with Han Solo, Chewbacca and their friends with the LEGO® Star Wars 75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falcon. This LEGO brick version of the iconic Corellian freighter from Solo: A Star Wars Story features a 2-Minifigure cockpit with detachable canopy, 2 spring-loaded shooters, sensor dish, ramp, rotating top and bottom laser turrets with 2 gunner seats, plus a detachable escape craft.
The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition – RRP £119.99 – Shop Now
Build and display the LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 76105 The Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition—a highly detailed LEGO® brick version of the Hulkbuster mech. This builders’ toy features a rotating torso, posable fingers, arms, legs and feet, and glow-in-the-dark elements. Choose from 2 interchangeable left arms, including a jackhammer arm with punching function, and activate the LEGO light brick in the chest.
LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes Thanos: Ultimate Battle RRP £69.99 – Shop Now
Fly into conflict on an uncharted planet aboard The Guardians’ Ship with Iron Man, Star-Lord and Gamora in this LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes 76107 Thanos: Ultimate Battle buildable set. The Guardians’ Ship features an opening cockpit for 2 Minifigures seated on the space scooter, stud shooters, plus an opening rear compartment with capacity for 2 Minifigures and the Infinity Gauntlet and stand.
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Sanctum Santorum Showdown – RRP £89.99 – Shop Now
Stage a LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes Sanctum Sanctorum Showdown between Iron Spider-Man, Iron Man and Doctor Strange and the super villains. This all-action set features a foldable, 3-level New York City building including Doctor Strange’s Sanctum Sanctorum, with an exploding wall function and hidden Infinity Stone element, plus a pizzeria and Peter Parker’s apartment, both with exploding window functions.
LEGO Technic Mack Anthem – RRP £139.99 – Shop Now
Explore state-of-the-art engineering and design with the LEGO® Technic Mack Anthem truck. Developed in partnership with Mack® Trucks Inc., this authentic replica model comes with an array of realistic technical details and functions, including front-axle steering, rear wheel drive and a 6 cylinder straight engine with working pistons and spinning radiator fan. The detachable trailer has extendable outriggers, working landing legs, synchronized crane arms with side loading capability.
LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron – RRP £329.99 – Shop Now
Explore engineering excellence with the LEGO® Technic™ 42083 Bugatti Chiron advanced building set. This exclusive model has been developed in partnership with Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S to capture the essence of the quintessential super sports car, and comes with gleaming aerodynamic bodywork, logoed spoked rims with low-profile tires, and detailed brake discs.
LEGO Hogwarts™ Great Hall – RRP £89.99 – Shop Now
Build and recreate a magical fantasy realm from the Harry Potter™ movies with this detailed 4-level LEGO® Hogwarts™ Great Hall Harry Potter building kit, featuring a fireplace, benches, tables and reversible house banners, plus the Grand Staircase tower with a spiral staircase, potions room, treasure room, sorting hat, Mirror of Erised™ and lots of magical artefact accessory elements.
Hogwarts Express – RRP £74.99 – Shop Now
Step aboard the iconic LEGO® Harry Potter™ 75955 Hogwarts™ Express train from King’s Cross Station, featuring a railway bridge with a clock and steps leading to Platform 9¾™, moving brick wall entrance, ‘Wanted’ poster and Daily Prophet newspapers, plus a train toy and carriage with 4 seats and removable side panel and roof. Order candy from the Trolley Witch, fly the Dementor™ into the carriage and recreate fantasy realm scenes from blockbuster Harry Potter™ movies.