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Let Your Child's Imagination Soar with LEGO Playsets
Often, LEGO sets are one of the first toys a child plays with when growing up. This brand with its unique building plastic blocks allows children's imaginations to run wild with the creations that they can construct. LEGO sets seem to be everywhere nowadays with video games, movies, board games, and even branded amusement parks. Although there are basic sets you can buy for your children, there are special themed playsets that your child will garner hours upon hours of imaginative fun from. With our everyday low prices, we are the best place for when the time comes to buy a new LEGO set for your child or someone you know.
All the most popular superheroes are represented in the LEGO Super Heroes world. This includes Batman, Superman, Spider-Man, Captain America, Catwoman, and the Black Panther. Each of these characters--and many others--have at least one playset devoted to them and some have several. Your child can create a virtual world by building and setting up different playsets next to each other. Many of the Super Heroes playsets have a villain or two for each hero to face, and your child can let his or her imagination run free by mixing and matching villains and superheroes--even DC Comics characters against Marvel Comics characters. Some of the noteworthy villains included in the playsets include the Joker, the Penguin, Ultron, the Red Skull, and Magneto.
These playsets represent some of the iconic locations and items in the superhero world. Some of these include Batman's Batcave and Batmobile, the Avengers' Tower, Superman's hometown of Smallville, and the Daily Bugle newspaper building. Fans of the 1966-68 "Batman" TV show can even purchase a recreation of the Batcave and Wayne Manor that appeared on that show, plus many minifigures of the show's characters based on how they looked in that show. This includes Batman and Robin, plus their alter-egos of Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson, their butler Alfred and the four main villains from the show: Joker, Riddler, Penguin, and Catwoman.
The fourth movie in the Jurassic Park film series is Jurassic World, which happens to have several LEGO playsets representing some of the key scenes in the movie. Some of the scenes recreated as sets that are available include LEGO Jurassic World Indominus rex Breakout, LEGO Jurassic World Raptor Rampage, and LEGO Jurassic World Gallimus Trap. There are optional playset add-ons that are available separately, include the LEGO Jurassic World Blue & White Jeep, LEGO Jurassic World ACU Troopers Gyrosphere Vehicle, and LEGO Dimensions Team Pack. To relive the movie's fun onscreen in LEGO form, there are related video games playable on the Microsoft Xbox and Sony PlayStation.
One of the LEGO playset collections are the LEGO Star Wars sets. These playsets feature scenes and action from all the Star Wars films from the 1970s to the latest release. Your children can build sets featuring iconic locations like Hoth, the Death Star, Naboo, and Geonosis. Many of the most memorable vehicles featured in the film are available as LEGO playsets, such as recreations of the Millennium Falcon, Jedi Starfighter, X-Wing Starfighters, and Jabba the Hutt's Sail Barge. Minifigures representing all the key Star Wars combatants are included with some of the sets like Darth Vader, Chewbacca, R2-D2, Luke Skywalker, and Kylo Ren. Some key characters, like Darth Vader, are made into playsets themselves for your children to build.
Other LEGO sets
Although movies and TV shows play an important role in the LEGO universe, not all playsets feature characters made popular on the big and small screens.
- LEGO city: These playsets, which were among the first playsets produces under the LEGO brand, allow children to recreate locations that they may see every day. If they like construction, there are demolition sites and construction vehicles to build. If they want to grow up to be a first responder, there are first stations, police stations, hospitals, police cars, fire trucks, and helicopters to build. They can imagine what it's like to be an astronaut with a space shuttle playset, a city planner with streets, railroads and city buildings to set up, and dream of being a pilot with the City Passenger Plane Set. There are many minifigures and vehicles available with each of these playsets, your children can create entire downtown areas by building several sets at once.
- LEGO Minecraft: Minecraft is a three-dimensional building and construction video game, which makes it a natural to have tie-ins with LEGO. Players explore areas of the game, breaking and placing blocks as they go. LEGO Minecraft features specific locations within the game, such as The Farm, The Jungle Tree House, and the Nether Fortress, which players can build and recreate on their own. There are minifigures included with each set and the sets interact with each other, such as The Snow Hideout and The Ice Spikes.
- LEGO Friends: Although most LEGO playsets are suitable for both boys and girls, many of them are played with by boys. The LEGO Friends playsets are made with little girls in mind, although boys can play with them, too. Sets, which take place in the town of Heartlake, include the LEGO Friends Pop Star Recording Studio, LEGO Friends Heartlake Hair Salon, and LEGO Friends Party Train. Each some with set-specific minifigures that work with all the related sets.