LEGO Announces new sets in Time for the 60th Anniversary of the LEGO Brick

January 28 will mark the 60th anniversary of the first-ever LEGO brick!

Because this anniversary is such huge milestone for the LEGO Group they’ve decide to celebrate with the launch of five limited edition anniversary sets all filled with open-ended bricks that include fun prompts leaning into curiosity and imagination. Each set also comes with a special edition tile celebrating 60 years of the LEGO brick.

In addition to these five sets, there will be a Walmart exclusive retro-themed set for collectors launching on the actual anniversary (1/28). With a cool retro themed packaging this limited edition set that inspires ideas for building anything that moves and includes an anniversary book commemorating the 60th anniversary of the LEGO brick. A definite must-have for long-time LEGO fans!

Check out more information on the sets below. The sets are on shelves now with the exception of the Walmart exclusive due to release January 28 and the Mission to Mars classic set due to hit shelves on March 1.

Also look out for some other cool events coming soon including but certainly not limited to the LEGO Live NYC Event going on in February. For more information on that event head over to the event website Liveevent.lego.com/ and feel free to discuss it in out forums

LEGO Classic Limited Edition: Bricks on a Roll (Walmart Exclusive) (10715)
Create a world in motion with Bricks on a Roll!
$29.99
Ages 4-99

Create all kinds of vehicles, from a car to a horse and cart, with this special LEGO® Classic set, featuring a wide selection of wheels and tires in a variety of colors and sizes. This set also comes with a selection of LEGO pieces including bricks, shapes and eyes. From a skateboard or ice cream cart to a 4×4 with caravan trailer, the Bricks on a Roll set will get your wheels of creativity turning! Includes age-appropriate building instructions with 3 levels of building complexity and an anniversary book commemorating the 60th anniversary of the LEGO brick.

LEGO Build Bigger Thinking Rainbow Fun
Set Number – 10401
85 Pieces
Ages 5+
Price – $4.99

Let your child answer some of the biggest questions in the world with this special edition LEGO® set. What is at the end of the rainbow? Celebrate the fun of creating with LEGO® bricks, build a brightly colored plane and take to the skies, or stretch your imagination and create a new, fantastic creature. Whatever you can imagine, you can build, rebuild and play with all day. Small bricks can inspire big ideas!

LEGO Build Bigger Thinking Fun Future
Set Number – 10402
186 Pieces
Ages 5+
Price – $9.99

How will robots help us in the future? Explore the joy of creating with LEGO® bricks and construct a robot to help with chores, or create the fastest go-cart around and zoom off to the races. Whatever you can imagine, you can build, rebuild and play with all day. Small bricks can inspire big ideas! Accessory elements include a helmet, wrench, apple, plus a buildable microphone and includes a minifigure.

LEGO Build Bigger Thinking World Fun
Set Number – 10403
295 Pieces
Ages 5+
Price – $19.99

What can make the world more fun? Create the answer in LEGO® bricks! Explore an underwater temple and discover its secrets, before you hop in your helicopter and take off for new adventures. Whatever you can imagine, you can build, rebuild and play with all day. Small bricks can inspire big ideas! Accessory elements include a trident, pair of flippers, helmet, walkie-talkie, camera, map, flying helmet, chicken leg, glass, ice pop, fish and a snake and includes 2 minifigures.

LEGO Build Bigger Thinking Ocean’s Bottom
Set Number – 10404
579 Pieces
Ages 5+
Price – $39.99

What is at the bottom of the ocean? Stretch your creativity in new ways with LEGO® bricks! Explore the depths of the ocean and see how many cool fish you find. Then head to the surface and defend your castle from the fire-breathing dragon, before you hop into your rocket car and take off to new heights. Whatever you can imagine, you can build, rebuild and play with all day. Small bricks can inspire big ideas! Accessory elements include a trident, pair of flippers, helmet, walkie-talkie, camera, map, flying helmet, chicken leg, glass, ice pop, fish and a snake and includes 2 minifigures.

LEGO Build Bigger Thinking Mission to Mars
Set Number – 10405
871 Pieces
Ages 5+
Price – $59.99

How can we travel through time? Build outside the box and celebrate the fun of creating with LEGO® bricks! Hop in your space shuttle to explore the stars, before you rock out on a drum set and entertain your friends. Then set sail for adventure on a cool pirate ship, grab your sword and cape and head into battle against the incredible sea monster. Whatever you can imagine, you can build, rebuild and play with all day. Small bricks can inspire big ideas! Accessory elements include a parrot, snake, apple, croissant, popsicle, loaf of bread, mug and glass, wrench, camera, binoculars, knight’s sword, pirate’s sword, 3 wigs, 2 pirate hats, 2 helmets with interchangeable space and underwater visors, knight’s helmet, 2 sets of flippers and a stick of dynamite. Comes with a brick separator to make building and rebuilding easier and includes 3 minifigures.

Visit LEGO.com/classic for additional building instructions, fun videos, ideas and inspiration

 

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