“Star Wars” and LEGO fans: this one’s for you. LEGO has just revealed the release of their newest “Star Wars” set that will bring all of us to the Dark Side. The newest installment in the LEGO “Star Wars” set series is available for preorder beginning tomorrow, October 4, and is available exclusively on Amazon.com for the 2018 holiday season. This set, which will retails for $129.99, includes 1,060 pieces and five minifigures: Darth Vader, Darth Vader (Bacta Tank), two Royal Guards, and an Imperial Transport Pilot.
“Set the scene for action on planet Mustafar with LEGO® Star Wars 75251 Darth Vader’s
Castle! This building set of Vader’s mysterious stronghold features lots of great details, including a brickbuilt
lava flow, an underground hangar with mouse droid and docking station, ancient Sith shrine
with holocron, racks for extra ammunition, and secret compartments hiding more Sith relics. The hangar
also houses a buildable TIE Advanced Fighter model with stud shooters and space to sit the Darth
Vader minifigure. There’s also a bacta tank, Darth Vader’s meditation chamber with holographic
communication unit, and a meeting platform at the top with a defensive stud-shooter cannon. As well as
classic Darth Vader, the set also includes a bacta tank version of the Dark Lord, plus 2 Royal Guards and
an Imperial Transport Pilot.”
• Includes 5 minifigures: Darth Vader, Darth Vader (bacta tank), 2 Royal Guards and an Imperial
• Features Darth Vader’s Castle and a buildable version of Vader’s TIE Advanced Fighter.
• Underground hangar with mouse droid and docking station, ancient Sith shrine with holocron,
racks for extra ammunition, Sith relics, secret compartments hiding a lightsaber handle and a
red kyber crystal element, plus space for Vader’s TIE Advanced Fighter.
• Castle also features a side access door, opening bacta tank, a hook for Lord Vader’s
cape, meditation chamber with space for a minifigure and holographic communication
unit, plus a circular meeting area at the top with a defensive stud-shooter cannon.
• TIE Advanced Fighter features 2 stud shooters and an opening minifigure cockpit.
• Weapons include Darth Vader’s red lightsaber, the Imperial Transport Pilot’s blaster pistol and
the Royal Guards’ Force pikes.
• Darth Vader’s Castle Star Wars building set measures over 16” (41cm) high, 11”
(28cm) wide and 9” (23cm) deep.
• TIE Advanced Fighter measures over 2” (6cm) high, 4” (11cm) wide and 3” (9cm) long.
The “Darth Vader Fortified Castle” LEGO set is available for pre-order on October 4 and for purchase in time for the holiday season. It is available exclusively through Amazon.com.