The LEGO Star Wars May the 4th event is just around the corner and this year’s event promises to be better than ever. According to the campaign page on LEGO Shop@Home, the largest Star Wars fandom event of the year will start on May 1, 2023, and will run until May 7, 2023. While many of the deals that will be offered by individual retailers are yet to be revealed, LEGO has released details of the upcoming LEGO Star Wars May the 4th sets that are now available for pre-order.
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The Mandalorian fans will surely love to have this buildable starfighter model of the Pirate Snub Fighter. It comes with an opening minifigure cockpit, 2 stud shooters, and a compartment containing a thermal detonator element. The set also includes two new LEGO minifigures – a Snub Fighter Pilot with a blaster pistol and Vane with a sword, adding to the excitement of the action-play possibilities.
Youngsters can get into the LEGO Star Wars experience with this set inspired by The Mandalorian series. This microscale, LEGO brick model of the N-1 Starfighter features an open cockpit, 2 stud shooters, and minifigure versions of Grogu and Din Djarin. The Mandalorian comes with a blaster pistol and jetpack accessory element to inspire active play. This latest offering combines well with other LEGO Star Wars Microfighter sets for more play possibilities.
Recreate thrilling battle scenes from Star Wars: The Mandalorian Season 3. This set includes flexible legs, grabbing claws, an opening cockpit, and an elevating hatch with 2 stud shooters. It also comes with the three most popular characters of the series: Din Djarin with a darksaber, blaster pistol, and jetpack, Bo-Katan Kryze with 2 blasters and a jetpack, and Grogu.
This build-and-display model is packed with authentic details, including a Death Star window element designed especially for this set and Emperor Palpatine’s rotating throne. Recreate the epic confrontation between Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, each with lightsabers, and Emperor Palpatine with two Sith lightning bolt elements. The brick-built diorama is completed with a plaque featuring a famous line from Luke (“I am a Jedi, like my father before me.”) and a plaque with the Star Wars: Return of the Jedi 40th anniversary logo.
This next LEGO diorama display set features LEGO minifigure versions of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, and a Scout Trooper. It also includes 2 speeder bikes with transparent elements so you can pose them at angles as if flying through the forests of Endor. And to make this display sets even more nostalgic, it also includes 2 buildable trees and new-for-May-2023 fern elements. Similarly, it also includes an exclusive anniversary logo element with another quote from Luke Skywalker: “Quick! Jam their comlinks. Center switch!”
All of these LEGO Star Wars May the 4th Sets are available for pre-order, with release dates sometime between May and August. Which of these is your favorite, and what are you most excited about? Let’s talk about this in the comments section below.