SDCC 2018: Voltron Legendary Defender – Con Preview

Fans of the critically-aclaimed Netflix original series, Voltron Legendary Defender, will have plenty to do at San Diego Comic-Con this year.

  • Dreamworks Animated Television will debut the premiere episode of the seventh season of the show and host a signing of an SDCC-exclusive poster.
  • LEGO has just released the first official pics of its LEGO Ideas Voltron set, and is making a limited number of sets available early at the Con.
  • Bluefin has a special convention exclusive version of the Bandai Shokugan Super Voltron Super Mini-Pla.
  • The Playmates Toys Hyper-Phase Voltron 5-piece gift set will be on display at the Diamond PREVIEWS Booth #2401 and available for purchase from participating retailers at the Con.
  • Lion Forge Comics will have an exclusive variant of Voltron Legendary Defender Series 3, Issue 1.
  • And designer Han Cholo will have exclusive Voltron Membership Kits and Enamel Pins for sale.

Read on for all the details!

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The Y-Wing Returns to LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series

The heavy “wishbone” BTL Y-Wing fighter-bomber makes its return to LEGO’s Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series. The new set gets a significant piece count upgrade from the original UCS Y-Wing released in 2004, from 1,473 to 1,967 pieces. In addition to many cosmetic improvements, the new Y-Wing comes with a Gold Leader minifigure and his blaster; the original set had neither.

The new LEGO Star Wars UCS Y-Wing will be available on Star Wars Day. May the Fourth Be With You!

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LEGO Reveals LEGO Ideas TRON: Legacy Set Details

Fans of Disney’s sequel to its 1982 cult classic TRON film, TRON: Legacy, will soon be able to recreate infamous scenes from the box office hit with the LEGO Ideas TRON: Legacy set! Sam Flynn, Rinzler, Quorra, two Light Cycles and Identity Disks from the futuristic film all come to LEGO brick form March 31st.

Announced late last year, the set is based on a fan submission on the popular crowd-sourcing platform LEGO Ideas. Read on for the official product details and images.

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LEGO Reveals Avengers: Infinity War Sets

The embargo has finally lifted for Avengers: Infinity War, and the official launch date for licensed products is this Saturday, March 3rd. With that, LEGO has shared the details for the seven LEGO Marvel Super Heros sets for the movie that will all be available this weekend!

Product details may reveal some light spoilers. So while I quickly skimmed, I did notice that most of the sets come with specific Infinity Stone elements that you will want to collect, if you want to complete the Infinity Gauntlet in Thanos’ set.

Read on for the official pics and description.

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Toy Fair 2018: LEGO Reveals Millenium Falcon from Solo: A Star Wars Story

Earlier, we shared LEGO’s reveals for Jurassic World: Lost Kingdom. But that was not the only movie for which they’re making sets. LEGO also revealed their first set for Solo: A Star Wars Story, and it’s a big one.

The Kessel Run Millennium Falcon set contains over 1,400 pieces, including seven mini-figures. It arrives on shelves in April, while the Solo movie opens a month later on May 25th.

I bet you can’t make the Kessel Run Falcon in under 12 parsecs!

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