If you can believe it, 2019 marks 20 years (!) of the LEGO and Star Wars collaboration. Yes, 1999 marked the first-ever LEGO licensed property, which was released the same year as The Phantom Menace. LEGO, Lucasfilm Ltd., and Walt Disney are marking the historic occasion with an enormous LEGO presence at Star Wars Celebration. Below you will find a LEGO timeline poster, two videos, as well a the 2oth anniversary logo and new releases! #AFJ4LIFE
Anniversary Logo + Time-Lapse of the Logo being built by LEGO Master Builders
20th Anniversary Timeline Poster + Timeline Video
LEGO Star Wars 20th Anniversary Sets
75262 – Imperial Dropship - 20th Anniversary Edition
125 pieces | Age 6+
19.99 (USD) | 24.99 (CAD)
Deploy the troopers with the LEGO® Star WarsTM Imperial Dropship! Load them onto the platform and store their stud blasters for the flight. Then sit the Shadow Trooper in the cockpit, fire up the engines and blast off for another exciting battle against the Rebels!
75258 – Anakin’s Podracer - 20th Anniversary Edition
279 pieces | Age 7+
29.99 (USD) | 39.99 (CAD)
Speed to victory in Anakin’s Podracer! Sit young Anakin Skywalker in the cockpit and lower his goggles ready for the race. Then fire up the huge engines, grab the play handle and zoom through the canyons of Tatooine... or your living room! With Anakin at the controls, victory is yours!
75261 – Clone Scout Walker - 20th Anniversary Edition
250 pieces | Age 6+
29.99 (USD) | 39.99 (CAD)
Protect the Wookiee warrior with the armored Clone Scout Walker! Sit the Kashyyyk Trooper in the seat of the armored AT-RT Walker and stride in battle. Turn and fire the stud shooter before the Dwarf Spider Droid destroys the trench with its own stud shooter. The Clone Army must win at all costs!
75259 – Snowspeeder -20th Anniversary Edition
309 pieces | Age 7+
39.99 (USD) | 49.99 (CAD)
Sound the alarm, Echo Base is under attack! Win the Battle of Hoth with Luke and Dak Ralter in their amazing LEGO® Star WarsTM Snowspeeder from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. Speed over the ice and launch the spring-loaded shooters. Then fire the rear stud shooter and harpoon with string. On the ground, help the Rebel Trooper take aim and fire the gun tower stud shooter. Those Imperials must be defeated!
75243 – Slave I - 20th Anniversary Edition
1007 pieces | Age 10+ 119.99 (USD) | 159.99 (CAD)
Build Boba Fett’s personal Slave I starship and travel with him through the LEGO® Star WarsTM galaxy in search of fugitives! Grab the handle and fly him around. Pull the triggers to fire the spring-loaded shooters. Load Han Solo trapped in carbonite into the hold and deliver him to collect your payment. It's another exciting day in the life of a bounty hunter!
Six LEGO Star Wars Fun Facts
75227– Darth Vader Bust
327 pieces | Ages 14+
Available April 11, 2019 through Star Wars Celebration and Target REDcard
Turn to the Dark Side with the LEGO® Star WarsTM 75227 Darth VaderTM Bust! This exclusive Star Wars Celebration building set features incredible dome and faceplate details, including a brick-built respirator encased in iconic black armor. Vader’s helmet is adorned with raised ridges and studs, which adds to the dramatic effect, and the instantly recognizable Dark Lord of the Sith will always strike fear in his enemies. Darth Vader Bust Star Wars building set measures 262mm long, 282mm wide, and 59mm high.