The LEGO Group has unveiled the next new and desirable set aimed at discerning builders, with 71044 Disney Train and Station inspired by the iconic Disneyland attraction. The 2,925 piece set includes a Disney train, Main Street style station, Powered Up components, train track and five exclusive minifigures. It will be priced at £299.99 in the UK and £329.99 in the USA.
LEGO Disney 71044 Disney Train and Station will be released on August 21 through VIP early access at shop.LEGO.com. It is inspired by Disney theme park locomotives – making it a nice companion piece to 71040 The Disney Castle (review) – and includes many authentic details to reflect the source material. The entire train measures 77cm long.
The five exclusive minifigures included are Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Chip n Dale and for the first time, Goofy.
Here is a gallery of rendered images and Disneyland photoshoot images, that have all been provided as official product shots by the LEGO Group, followed by the official product description.
Gather the family for a rewarding build and play experience with the LEGO Disney 71044 Train and Station. Kids will love to join Disney characters Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Chip, Dale and Goofy for magical adventures with this awesome LEGO train set, featuring a motorized steam-style locomotive with tender, passenger car and a luxurious parlor car, plus an oval track and an iconic Disney Parks-style station building. This set comes with an array of cool details, including app-controlled functionality. Use a smart phone or tablet to drive the locomotive forward, reverse and emit realistic sound effects. Joining up the train cars is simple with the magnetic LEGO couplings, and the panels on the parlor car open for access to its detailed interior complete with table, armchairs, teapot and cup. And the fun doesn’t end there! Inside the toy train station building there’s an array of intricate brick-built furnishings and details, including draped windows, wall clock, ceiling chandelier and a tower room with a little LEGO surprise!