LEGO 40355 Year of the Rat deal starts today

To celebrate the Chinese New Year, LEGO 40355 Year of the Rat is free with qualifying orders at the official website.

First revealed back in November, LEGO 40355 Year of the Rat is now available for free with orders totalling £80 or more at The new exclusive set celebrates the Chinese New Year.

Using 162 pieces, it builds a cute rat in honour of this year’s animal. As is tradition for this series, the set comes in an easy-to-open box with a red envelope for gifting money, as is tradition during Chinese New Year. It is the latest set in an annual series, with last year’s exclusive release being 41086 Year of the Pig.

It is the perfect opportunity to pick up the two new Chinese New Year sets that recently launched, 80104 Lion Dance and 80105 Chinese New Year Temple Fair. There are also the many, many new 2020 sets to consider including LEGO Creator Expert 10270 Bookshop.

The deal can be combined with another promotion that offers the free 30624 Obi-Wan Kenobi – 20th Anniversary Edition minifigure with any LEGO Star Wars order totalling £40 or more.

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Graham was the Editor up until November 2020. He has plenty of experience working on LEGO related projects. He has contributed to various websites and publications on topics including niche hobbies, the toy industry and education. Follw Graham on Twitter @grahamh100.

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