Beyond the Brick has already published an in-depth review of the set over at its YouTube channel, however, offering an early insight into how the 2,314-piece droid comes together. As you might expect if you’ve assembled
core proved problematic for Beyond the Brick reviewer Brian Saviano, who stresses during the video that you’ll need to pay close attention to how the pieces connect. “Make sure you’re focusing on the inside of the astromech droid,” he says. “You’re not gonna want to mess this up.
I like to think of myself as a journalist first, LEGO fan second, but we all know that’s not really the case. Journalism does run through my veins, though, like some kind of weird literary blood – the sort that will no doubt one day lead to a stress-induced heart malfunction. It’s like smoking, only worse. Thankfully, I get to write about LEGO until then. You can follow me on Twitter at @brfa_chris.