Thanks to LEGO, Star Wars fans can now build their own version of everyone’s favorite astromech droid, R2-D2, coming on May 1st, just in time for Star Wars celebrations a few days later.

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What’s Happening:

  • Relive classic Star Wars moments as you build this exceptionally detailed R2-D2 LEGO droid figure. The brilliant new-for-May-2021 design is packed with authentic details, including a retractable mid-leg, rotating head, opening and extendable front hatches, a periscope that can be pulled up and turned, and Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber hidden in a compartment in the head.
  • This cool construction model comes with a buildable display stand, featuring an information plaque, R2-D2 LEGO droid figure and an exclusive Lucasfilm 50th anniversary LEGO brick, to complete an awesome centerpiece for your home or workplace.

  • Part of a premium-quality collection of LEGO Star Wars building kits for adults, this set would make a wonderful gift for yourself, Star Wars fans and advanced LEGO builders.
    • Build and display this fantastically detailed, new-for-May-2021, LEGO brick model of an iconic character from the Star Wars saga: R2-D2 (75308).
    • Authentic features include a retractable mid-leg, rotating head, opening and extendable front hatches and adjustable periscope, plus a lightsaber hidden in a compartment in the head.
    • Includes a buildable display stand with an information plaque, LEGO Star Wars R2-D2 LEGO droid figure and a special Lucasfilm 50th anniversary LEGO brick.
    • This premium-quality set is part of a series of collectible LEGO Star Wars build-to-display models.
    • Offering a challenging and rewarding build, this 2,315-piece set makes an awesome birthday present, holiday gift or surprise treat for any Star Wars connoisseur and LEGO Star Wars lover.
    • Measuring over 12.5 in. (31 cm) high, 7.5 in. (20 cm) wide and 6 in. (15 cm) deep, this collectible, brick-built R2-D2 model makes an impressive centerpiece in a home or workplace.

  • Thinking of buying this set for a Star Wars memorabilia collector who is new to LEGO building? Don’t worry. It comes with clear instructions so they can tackle this complex build with confidence.
  • Collectible LEGO Star Wars sets for adults are designed for discerning hobbyists who enjoy DIY projects to disconnect from their day-to-day lives in a mindful, creative and fun way.
  • LEGO components meet rigorous industry standards to ensure compatibility and a simple, secure connection every time.
  • LEGO bricks and pieces are tested in almost every way imaginable to make sure that they satisfy stringent global safety standards.

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