LEGO The Batwing 70916

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Fly through the cobalt skies of Gotham City in the awe-inspiring Batwing from The LEGO Batman Movie. With its menacing presence and ingenious design, this 1053-piece set is a testament to the brilliance of Bjarke Lykke Madsen’s craftsmanship. The Batwing features adjustable wings, a dual cockpit for Batman and Robin, rotating boosters for swift aerial maneuvers, and an unexpected surprise – a secret mini-car tucked away in its opening rear compartment! Join forces with the dynamic duo and engage in an epic clash against Harley Quinn, armed with her mobile cannon boasting a rapid-fire shooter. Unleash your creativity with this captivating building experience that invites boys and girls aged 9 to 14 to build their own skies of adventure.

9 – 14
The LEGO Batman Movie
Jun 2017
Jul 2018

A Look at LEGO’s The Batwing Kit

From the thriving universe of The LEGO Batman Movie emerges a fantastic building set, The Batwing (set number 70916), delivering an intriguing puzzle for both young and mature enthusiasts. Released in June 2017 and officially retired in July 2018, this stunning recreation of Batman’s iconic aerial vehicle offers hours of quality creative play.

The Glorious Batwing

The centrepiece of this set, The Batwing, symbolises innovation and grandeur. Crafted meticulously by designer Bjarke Lykke Madsen, it comprises a staggering total of 1053 pieces. It’s a slightly challenging but absolutely rewarding assembly for any dedicated fan within the prescribed age range of 9 to 14 years old.

The Batwing’s design is equally impressive with its dual minifigure cockpit rotating boosters. Fitted with adjustable wings for both flight and landing modes, two spring-loaded shooters complemented by two disc shooters, you have a jet that will spark the imagination of comic book lovers everywhere. Its linear dimensions in flight mode are approximate estimates, coming over at an imposing 5” high, 12” long and 18” wide.

Star Characters and their Fun Accessories

Of course, no worthy LEGO Batman Movie set would be complete without minifigures. This set boasts three iconic characters – Batman™ himself, his faithful sidekick Robin™, and the devious Harley Quinn™ equipped with 6-stud rapid shooter cannon.

The minifigures present in fabulous detail; they bear weapons and accessory elements embodying character traits. From Batman’s versatile batarang to Harley’s notorious hammer, each accessory serves as a charming reminder of their original comic book counterparts.

A Mini-Car and More

This carefully engineered set also includes a delightful mini-car stored within the opening rear compartment of Batwing: it mirrors the film’s surprise element in endearing plastic form.

Pricing Details

Retailed initially at an affordable £99.99 / $89.99 / 89.99€ price point, you can calculate the cost at just around 9.5p / 8.5c / 8.5c per piece—demonstrating excellent value for such an intricate and well-constructed set.

A Rewarding Guaranteed Experience

In summary, The LEGO Batman Movie: The Batwing kit promises countless adventurous tales of Gotham City pulsating in your living room with evergreen characters from DC Comics’ universe. Weighing only about 1.53 kg (or about 3.37 lbs), it is incredibly portable despite its rich content. Its compatibility with all other LEGO sets ensures limitless potential to foster creativity among children—and yes, ‘grown-up’ builders too!

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Product Specs
Product Name:The Batwing
RRP£99.99 / $89.99 / 89.99€
Release Year2017
ThemeThe LEGO Batman Movie
InstructionsLego The Batwing Instructions