LEGO preps new Minecraft sets, Minifigures Series and a Ferrari F40 (video)

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LEGO preps new Minecraft sets and Minifigures Series and a Ferrari F40 (video)
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LEGO is going on full steam with new sets. The company has announced a few new Minecraft sets and the Minifigures Series 14 with several scary characters.

And that’s not all! The company has announced dates for the LEGO Marvel’s Avengers videogame that Warner Bros is making and… a new Ferrari F40 model made by LEGO Creator. It is THE best one yet.

But before that, a few words about the new LEGO Minecraft sets. There will be a total of four and will hit the shelves this summer, ToyNews reports. The sets will feature locations from the videogame and one LEGO and Mojang co-creation called The Desert Outpost.

It will be a bit prices at around 90 dollars, but also it is huge. It will feature a house, lookout tower and a fortress. There will be two minifigures, two skeletons, a wolf and several weapons and accessories.

There will be also a smaller set – The Dungeon. It will be cheaper and will features three minifigures, Steve, two Zombies, accessories and you will have to mine gold ore and redstone. The medium set is called Snow Hideout I. Players can make their own Snow Golem to protect themselves from the Creeper. There is also a Steve minifigure and lots of ice and snow LEGO style.

The biggest set is the Nether Fortress. It will feature a Ghast, Steve, Alex, Pigman zombies, a Blaze. Basically with all four sets you will be able to make an entire Minecraft world with a couple of bioms.

The LEGO Minifigures Series 14

This September the stores will be graced by the LEGO Minifigures Series 14. It will feature 16 characters each scarier than the other. They are dedicated to this year’s Halloween and are inspired by some of the most famous horror movies.

But in their natural LEGO style, they would look scary, but are actually docile and a bit comical. Amongst them you will see gremlins and goblins, a Frankenstein with a guitar, hovering ghosts, skeletons that are trick-or-treating, a Yeti with a camera and many more.

Meanwhile, Warner Bros announced that the LEGO Marvel’s Avengers videogame will be released in the last week of January 2016. It will feature many crazy stunts and exclusive Silver Centurion Iron Man minifigure that will be sold by an yet to be named retailer.

LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will be available on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Wii U, 3DS, STEAM/Windows PC and Mac.

Ferrari F40 time

Last, but not least, it is time to check out the cool video of LEGO Creator’s new Ferrari F40. This is the most detailed version yet. It has been developed with Ferrari to be as close to the real car as possible, while retaining the classic LEGO shape and feel.

The replica consists of 1158 pieces and measures over 3 inches (8cm) tall, 10 inch (27cm) long and 5 inches (14cm) wide.  The model also features pop-up headlights, doors that open and a detailed interior with everything from racing seats to cabled door handles. There are also a few new parts that were specially developed for the car and will allow players to incorporate them into their own future designs as well. It will be available later this month. Check it out in the video. It is awesome.