Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Upcoming 2009 Sets


Product box pictures are retrieved from Boris's Bricks on: LEGO Star Wars Summer 2009.
All upcoming 2009 LEGO Star Wars sets covered in this review are set to release in early August 2009.

Corporate Alliance Tank Droid
LEGO's Product Review
With their moving tracks and forward-firing laser cannons, the Separatist's tank droids fight in battle after battle in the Clone Wars. But clone troopers with jet packs are ready to face them! Catapult the troopers into battle against the droids! Set includes two battle droids and two jet-pack equipped clone troopers.

Current Statistics
Pieces: 216
Item Number: 7748
Minifig(s): 4 (2 Battle Droids), (2 Jetpack Troopers)
Price: $24.99

Echo Base
LEGO's Product Review
During the battle of Hoth in The Empire Strikes Back, Han Solo sets off from Echo Base to rescue Luke Skywalker. Celebrate 10 years of Lego Star Wars with this iconic set, featuring an imperial repeating blaster, the first-ever tauntaun figure, and five minifigures including Han Solo.

Current Statistics
Pieces: 155
Item Number: 7749
Minifig(s): 5 (Han Solo), (2 Hoth Rebel Troopers), (2 Snowtroopers)
Price: $24.99

Separatist Shuttle

LEGO's Product Review
Transporting Nute Gunray, viceroy of the Trade Federation, from system to system, the shuttle is controlled by a droid pilot and guarded by two battle droids. Set features five minifigures, including all-new Rodian Senator Onaconda Farr, Nute Gunray, droid pilot and two battle droids.

Current Statistics
Pieces: 257
Item Number: 8036
Minifig(s): 5 (2 Battle Droids), (1 Droid Pilot), (Nu
te Gunray), (Rodian Senator Onaconda Farr)
Price: $29.99

Anakin's Y-Wing Starfighter
LEGO's Product Review
As seen in Star Wars:
The Clone Wars, Anakin's Y-Wing goes into battle against the Separatists with his apprentice, Ahsoka, manning the unique gun turret behind the cockpit. Featuring forward-firing missile and secret compartment for lightsabers, and includes Anakin, Ahsoka and R2-D2 with The Clone Wars decoration.

Current Statistics
Pieces: 570
Item Number: 8037
Minifig(s): 3 (Ashoka Tano), (Anakin Skywalker), (R2-D2)
Price: $59.99

The Battle of Endor
LEGO's Product Review
Join General Han Solo for the Rebel Assault on the secret Imperial bunker. Fire the Ewok catapult, drop rocks from the glider or jump on the speeder bikes, and trigger the bunker's exploding feature! Features 12 minifigures, including three all-new Ewok minifigures, Han Solo and Princess Leia.

Current Statistics
Pieces: 887
Item Number: 8038
Minifig(s): 12 (2 Biker Scout Troopers), (Chewbacca), (2 Ewoks), (Han Solo), (2 Rebel Commandos), (Princess Leia), (R2-D2), (Wicket), (1 Imperial Trooper)
Price: $99.99

Venator-Class Republic Attack Cruiser
LEGO's Product Review
As seen in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the Republic Attack Cruiser is Chancellor Palpatine's flagship vessel. Open the front panel to access Palpatin'es chanbers. Features hidden cannon under the wings, multi-launching drop bombs and five minifigures, including Chancellor Palpatine and his elite Senate commando bodyguards.

Short Statistics
Pieces: 1169
Item Number: 8039
Minifig(s): 5 (Chancellor Palpatine), (Clone Gunner), (Clone Pilot), (2 Senate Commandos)
Price: $119.99

Pirate Tank
No Product Review from LEGO Available

Current Statistics
Pieces: 372
Item Number: 7753
Minifigs(s): 3 (Obi-Wan Kenobi), (2 Pirates)
Price: Unknown

Millennium Falcon
No Product Review from LEGO Available

Current Statistics
Pieces: 356
Item Number: 7778
Minifigs(s): None
Price: Unknown

Home One Mon Calamari Star Cruiser
No Product Review from LEGO Available

Current Statistics
Pieces: 789
Item Number: 7754
Minifig(s): 6, (Admiral Akbar), (Lando Calrissian), (Mon Mothma), (Crix Madine), (1 A-Wing Pilot), (1 Mon Calamari Mechanic)
Price: $109.99