For many Star Wars fan, The Empire Strikes Back is the best of the films. Yesterday LEGO finally announced the long speculated Cloud city set, "LEGO 75222 Betrayal at Cloud City", estimate release 2018/10/1!!
In The Empire strikes back, Millennium Falcon Hyperdrive malfunction forced Han solo and his friends to land on Cloud City of Bespin, to meet Lando Calrissian for help. Unfortunately, The Empire was one step ahead of them and Lando is forced to betray them. The Cloud City scenes are the climax of the film. From the carbonite scene, dinner table scene, luke hand scene, and the who's your daddy scene.
"LEGO 75222 Betrayal at Cloud City" has the same packaging as the "LEGO 75192 Millennium Falcon" and "LEGO 75181 Y-Wing Starfighter", but it's not categorize in the UCS series, but a new series name "Master Builder Series(MBS)". This set has 2812 pieces with numerous sections and the highly requested Twin-Pod Cloud Car and Slave I. Back in my days we had the "LEGO 10123 Cloud City" in 2003; it's been a long time.
▼"LEGO 10123 Cloud City"
Similar to the Death Star set, it comprised of sets from the film with playability and displayability in mind. Mad of four sections The Cloud City set is 58cm W and 16cm H. The lounge were Han and Leia stayed, the dinning room were Vader sat, the walkway were Luke and Vader fought, ramp, trash room, and carban freezing chamber are all recreated in lego scale. Along with the number of minifigures this great way to relive the film while playing LEGO!
▼Slave I cockpit with Boba. It still looks recognizable.
18 Minifigures, with every major character and Cloud City residence.
LEGO 75222 Betrayal at Cloud City
Retail Price: 349.99 USD
Estimate Release: 2018/10/01