LEGO Harry Potter 71043 Hogwarts Castle has been officially announced, with the 6,020 piece set due to be exclusively available at shop.LEGO.com from August 15 as expected. It will be the largest ever LEGO Harry Potter set by far, offering something for the true conoisseur.
The announcement has come from Entertainment Weekly:
LEGO’s new Hogwarts features a stunning brick, staircase, and stained-glass interior that includes the Room of Requirement, the Gryffindor common room, the Great Hall, the Defense Against the Dark Arts classroom, the offices of Professors Dumbledore and Umbridge, the chess and Devil’s Snare chambers from Sorcerer’s Stone, Moaning Myrtle’s bathroom, and the Goblet of Fire. Its grounds feature Hagrid’s Hut, the Whomping Willow, the actual Chamber of Secrets, boats, creatures, and all sorts of Hagrid-groomed greenery.
Micro figures in the set will include Harry, Ron, Hermione, Draco, Dumbledore, McGonagall, Lupin, Voldemort, Umbridge, Bellatrix, Filch and the Dementors.
The US Price will be $399.99 when it is launched to VIPs at shop.LEGO.com on August 15, being going on general release on September 1.