Tomorrow is Force Friday and officially the day the embargo on us reporting on Episode VII news is lifted. Howeverwe are allowed to report on any official press releases by LEGO such as the offical unveiling of Poe’s X-Wing Fighter.
I think this will be the first of many reveals during the Star Wars Global Toy Unboxing event, the first set has officially announced by Disney/Lucasfilm in Seoul, South Korea. You can watch the YouTube video below but I think it’s safe to say anyone who wanted to see it has already seen it. You can buy this as of tomorrow. Star Wars fans get ready to be skint!!
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Live Stream Event. Tune in over 18 hours in 15 cities and 12 countries to get a first look at the range of epic merchandise from Star Wars: The Force Awakens featuring YouTubers from the Maker Studios network.
Here is the official press release sent out last night:
**NEWLY UNVEILED** 75102 – Poe’s X-Wing Fighter™
Battle the forces of the First Order with Poe’s X-Wing Fighter. This customized starfighter is packed with features, like the 4 spring-loaded shooters, 2 stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, opening cockpit with space for a minifigure and space behind for the BB-8 Astromech Droid. There’s even a loader with tool rack, extra ammunition, and a seat for a minifigure. So climb the access ladder, strap in and get ready to recreate your own great scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Includes 3 minifigures with assorted accessories: Poe Dameron, Resistance ground crew and a Resistance X-Wing Pilot, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid.