LEGO is taking fans of the Dune universe on a thrilling journey with the release of their latest set, the LEGO Dune Atreides Royal Ornithopter Set. This meticulously crafted set brings Denis Villeneuve’s visually stunning adaptation of Frank Herbert’s sci-fi masterpiece, Dune, to life in the form of building blocks.
Priced at $165, this expansive set is set to hit the shelves on February 1, 2024, and is already generating excitement among Dune enthusiasts. The set consists of a whopping 1369 pieces, ensuring hours of immersive building fun. But the real star of the show is the Atreides’ Royal Ornithopter, a remarkable piece of LEGO engineering.
The ornithopter is designed to impress, with fold-out wings that genuinely flap, deployable landing gear, and a detailed cockpit that invites pilots to take control. Standing at an impressive 9 inches high, stretching 22 inches in length, and expanding 31 inches across, this ornithopter is bound to turn heads and become the centerpiece of any LEGO collection.
What truly sets this set apart, though, is the inclusion of eight meticulously designed minifigures. Among these minifigures is the imposing figure of Baron Harkonnen, alongside other prominent characters such as Paul Atreides, Lady Jessica, Gurney Halleck, Chani, Leto Atreides, Liet Kynes, and Duncan Idaho.
For fans eagerly awaiting Dune: Part Two, this LEGO set offers a tangible piece of the Dune universe to bring into their living rooms. It’s a testament to the enduring appeal of Dune and LEGO’s commitment to delivering exceptional building experiences. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own a piece of Arrakis and its intricacies with the LEGO Dune Atreides Royal Ornithopter Set.
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