With the live-action reimagining of Disney’s The Little Mermaid hitting cinemas next month, the LEGO Group has revealed a trio of new LEGO® sets inspired by the film. The new sets include a Story Book set, a buildable Treasure Chest and the highly detailed Royal Clamshell. The Story Book follows the similar style of a buildable book, which opens out to reveal a play scene and includes unique Disney Microdolls. The Treasure Chest is another set to feature DOTS-like elements including a bracelet. The most exciting of the newly revealed sets has to be the large-scale Royal Clamshell. This includes unique Disney minifigures and is packed with detail to capture the magic of Ariel’s underwater world. All three sets will be available from May 1st and you can get a closer look at all three sets below.
BE PART OF DISNEY’S ‘THE LITTLE MERMAID’ WITH THREE NEW ENCHANTING LEGO SETS
23rd April 2023: Today the LEGO Group reveals three new sets, inspired by the highly-anticipated film, Disney’s “The Little Mermaid,” hitting theaters nationwide May 26, 2023. It’s time to venture under-the-sea with exciting new LEGO sets full of who’s-its and what’s-its for fans of all ages, including:
The portable LEGO Little Mermaid Story Book set (43213) is suitable for fans aged 5 years and above and features two underwater environments inspired by the film – that can all fold up into a neat book. Firstly, join the Ariel minidoll in her hideout, along with Sebastian and a collection of her land treasures. On the other side of the book, fans will find an Ursula minidoll in her leviathan cave complete with potions and mystery. The set also features a Prince Eric minidoll. Available from LEGO.com, LEGO Stores and select retailers, RRP $19.99/€19.99/£17.99 from 1st May 2023.
Build your own treasure collection with the LEGO Ariel’s Treasure Chest (43229), suitable for film-lovers 5 years and older. Once again featuring an Ariel minidoll, fans can build their own treasure chest, decorate it and fill it with keepsakes in two secret drawers. In fact, there are a few to get you started such as a candlestick, a statue and jewels. You can also turn the key in the lock to make Ariel, Flounder and Sebastian spin – just like a music box. Available from LEGO.com, LEGO Stores and select retailers, RRP $47.99/€47.99/£42.99 from 1st May 2023.
Not forgetting grown-up fans too, The LEGO Little Mermaid Royal Clamshell (43229) is the perfect play and display piece for LEGO fans. Featuring key moments from the movie, this beautiful build is rich in detail and features seven minifigure characters from the new film, including Ariel, Ursula, King Triton, Sebastian, Flounder, and Ariel’s sisters Indira and Karina. Created for the adult fan, the set includes references to throne rock, Ariel’s grotto and Ursula’s lair. Available to pre-order exclusively at LEGO Stores and LEGO.com/Mermaid from 23rd April 2023 at the recommended retail price of $159.99/€159.99/£139.99, and from select retailers from 1st May 2023.