Star Wars R2D2 by Lego
Calling all Lego and Star Wars fans! Lego have now released a Lego model of R2-D2; the famous droid featured in the popular Star Wars films. R2-D2 is another model from the Ultimate Collector Series.
This Lego R2D2 features realistic interactive features which include a third leg which retracts, a rotating head, two fold-out linkage control arms and panels at the front that open up allowing access to a computer interface arm and a circular saw.
What are the main features of Lego Star Wars R2D2?
- Large set containing 2,127 pieces
- Model forms part of the Ultimate Collector Series
- Features a third leg which retracts
- Features a rotating head
- Features panels at the front that open allowing access to a computer interface arm and a circular saw
- Features two fold-out linkage control arms
- Includes a plaque which contains facts to display
- Includes a minifigure of R2-D2
- Measurements: approximately 12 inches in height x 7 inches in width
- Recommended for older children aged 12 years and older
- Not suitable for children under 3 (choking hazard)
Let's take a closer look
Retractable third leg
R2-D2 includes a highly realistic third leg which retracts. This can be dropped with a rear switch to enable R2-D2 to move around more easily.
Other great features
R2-D2 includes front panels that open up allowing access to a computer interface arm, a circular saw as well as other tools. R2-D2’s other features include a rotating head and two fold-out front spacecraft linkage control arms. R2-D2 also includes a plaque with facts on it for display purposes as well as a minifigure of R2-D2.
R2-D2 features some highly realistic details including a gray, blue, and white colour theme, red sensor and black photoreceptors. The hologram transmitter/recorder and charger can also be seen.
Is Lego Star Wars R2D2 a good toy for my child?
The Lego Star Wars R2-D2 model is a great toy for older children who like building Lego and enjoy the Star Wars films. As it is a large set, it is recommended for older children and it will allow them to explore their model building talents and develop their problem solving skills.
What do other customers think?
There has been lots of positive feedback from customers about the Lego Star Wars R2D2, including the following:
"This R2-D2 Lego set is fantastic! All of the Ultimate Collector Series models have amazing detail and look impressive once built and R2-D2 is no exception! Putting it together was fairly easy though it is a big set. The overall design is very clever and I think Lego have put lots of work into getting it just right. This R2-D2 model will be on display in my house for a long time to come." Dave, UK
The R2-D2 model would make a perfect gift for any Star Wars / Lego fan. It is an amazing set with fantastic detail and clever engineering from Lego. It would make the perfect addition to any Star Wars collection.