New Lego set names and descriptions

Amazon.com has listed the names of the Lego sets to be released next year alongside the new Indiana Jones movie, along with descriptions and piece counts for next year’s first batch of Star Wars releases. To save you trawling through Amazon.com, click ‘Show Full Story’ for all of the details. Thanks go to a good friend of Jedi News for passing the link along.

The following sets are the Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull range. Whilst the prices are in dollars, they should be similarly priced in GBP. Amazon list the release date as May 1st.

7624    Jungle Duel                                  $9.99
7625    River Chase                                 $19.99
7626    Jungle Cutter                              $39.99
7627    Temple of the Crystal Skull      $79.99

The following descriptions are for the January range of Star Wars sets. Note that there are also two new Battle Packs, which are not yet listed.

7679   Anakin’s Fighter                               (153 pieces)   $19.99

  • Blasting out of the new Clone Wars TV series, it’s Anakin Skywalker’s customized Jedi starfighter!
  • Fight the forces of the Separatists and the Dark Side with flick-firing missiles, retractable landing gear, and an ejection button for R2-D2.
  • Includes R2-D2 and new Anakin Skywalker minifigures.
  • Jedi Starfighter measures 10″ (25cm) long!

7670    Hailfire Droid & Army of Droids    (249 pieces)   $19.99

  • The Separatist army is on the attack! Roll into battle with the giant-wheeled Hailfire droid with 8 flick-firing missiles.
  • The heavily armed and armored spider droid is close behind, backed up by a squad of battle droids!
  • Includes folding Hailfire droid, spider droid, super battle droid, battle droid commander and 2 battle droids.
  • Hailfire droid has giant movable wheels and flick-fire missiles!

7671    AT-AP Podwalker    (392 pieces)   $39.99

  • Bombard the enemies of the Republic from long range with the All Terrain-Attack Pod walker! Extend the retractable stabilizer leg, open the roof and side doors to access the cockpit, and elevate, rotate or release the top-mounted heavy blaster cannon.
  • Includes 2 clone shocktroopers! Lift open the top and sides to access the controls!
  • Blaster cannon rotates in all directions!
  • AT-AP is over 8″ (20cm) tall and over 6″ (15cm) wide!

7672    Rogue Shadow    (482 pieces)   $49.99

  • Carrying Darth Vader’s apprentice on secret missions across the galaxy, this sleek black starship with rotating wings and folding landing gear is fully armed with blaster cannons, hidden missiles, and a firing rocket to destroy your enemies.
  • Includes minifigures of Imperial officer and pilot Juno Eclipse, battle-damaged Darth Vader and Vader’s Apprentice!
  • Press the lever fire to the hidden missile!
  • Rogue Shadow measures 13″ (33cm) long and 12″ (30cm) wide!

And finally, descriptions of the first wave of Indiana Jones sets, based on the first three films. These are also to be released in January.

7620    Motorcycle Chase                             (79 pieces)     $9.99

  • Indiana Jones and his father have found the treasure map that leads to the Holy Grail. But a guard is hot on their trail and the motorcycle chase is on! The gate is closing – Indy will have to crash right through it if he wants to escape!
  • Includes Indiana Jones with hat, whip and shoulder bag, Dr. Henry Jones Sr., and guard!
  • Includes Indiana Jones’ motorbike with sidecar that detaches!
  • Gate moves up and down or crash into it to make it fall apart!

7621    Indiana Jones and the Lost Tomb    (277 pieces)   $19.99

  • Indiana Jones and Marian are trapped in a tomb filled with poisonous snakes! It looks like there’s no way out – or is there? Help Indy bring the statue crashing down so he and Marian can escape!
  • Includes Indiana Jones with hat, whip and shoulder bag, and Marian minifigures!
  • Send the statue crashing through the wall to escape the tomb and to reveal a hidden hanging skeleton. Also includes snakes that drop from the ceiling!
  • Tomb stands 5½” (14cm) high!

7622    Race for the Stolen Treasure    (272 pieces)   $29.99

  • Recreate one of the greatest chase scenes in movie history where Indy with this exciting set! The villains have stolen the treasure and Indy must get it back. Riding on horseback, he chases the truck, but can he defeat the guards and win back the treasure?
  • Includes Indiana Jones with hat, whip and shoulder bag, Belloq, 2 guards and a horse!
  • Indiana Jones can hang onto many different parts of the truck. Treasure chest is being transported inside the covered truck!
  • Truck measures 6″ (15cm) long!

7623    Temple Escape    (554 pieces)   $59.99

  • Indiana Jones has come to a temple deep in the jungle in search of an ancient idol. But can he avoid the collapsing walls, shooting arrow traps, slithering snakes, spiked walls, hostile natives, and a massive boulder rolling right for him?
  • Help Indiana Jones take the gold idol before the statue falls, get past the flick-fire arrows, swing over the pit using his whip, run from the rolling boulder and past the swinging swords to safety!
  • Set includes 6″ (15cm) long plane with snake inside, just like the scene from the movie! Features and details include skull rocks, bat, spider, spiderweb, skeletons, gold coins and more!
  • Temple measures a total of 21″ (53cm) long!

SOURCEAmazon
Graham’s collection has grown much beyond the original trilogy figures and Lego to include many of Hasbro’s new lines, as well as items from almost all of the different licencees and many promotional display stands. He regularly attends events across the UK.