After being spotted in a LEGO brand store over the last few days, 75181 Y-wing Starfighter has been confirmed by the LEGO Group as the next Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series set. Using a whopping 1,967 pieces to achieve a collector level design, the shop.LEGO.com exclusive set will be released to fans on May 4 to tie in with the annual promotional campaign.
LEGO Star Wars UCS 75181 Y-wing Starfighter will be priced at £169.99. The et promises to be packed with features including an opening cockpit, rotating ion cannons and retractable skids. A Gold Leader minifigure and an R2-BHD droid are also included.
Here is the full description from the LEGO Group:
This LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series model has an amazing level of detail, including an opening minifigure cockpit for the included Gold Leader minifigure, wheel-activated rotating ion cannons on top, retractable landing skids and space for the R2-BHD astromech droid. This fantastic Star Wars toy also comes with a tilting display stand and informational fact plaque, making it the perfect centerpiece for your collection.
- Includes a Gold Leader minifigure and an R2-BHD droid.
- Features highly authentic detailing, opening minifigure cockpit, wheel-activated rotating ion cannons on top, retractable landing skids and space for the included R2-BHD astromech droid.
- Also includes the Gold Leader’s blaster pistol.
- Display the model on the tilting stand with informational fact plaque.
- Makes the perfect centerpiece for any LEGO® Star Wars collection.
- Part of the Ultimate Collector Series.
- Measures over 2” (7cm) high, 24” (61cm) long and 11” (30cm) wide, and over 9” (24cm) high mounted on stand.