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- Amazon Discounts 76042 The SHIELD Helicarrier by $50
I've owned all of the versions of the Batcave save the '66 one, probably in some vain attempt to build a proper Batcave someday. The reason behind skipping the Classic TV version is that I honestly don't think it looks nice enough to drop that kind of money on. Once I get over a certain price point on a set, I expect it to be displayed all of the time. If it won't be (looking at you, Hoth Waste of Money), it's probably not worth the investment. I'd rather just pick off any minifigures or the like and be done with it than have a giant set that doesn't look good on a shelf. At $99.99 and 1047, this isn't an insignificant investment... $30 more than the last version but with a whole bunch more parts (and less giant panels everywhere), but still a whole lot easier to accept than the $270 for...(read more)
- MrCRskater writes:
Pros: Exclusive figs, impressive size
Cons: Impressive Wingspan + Big Guns = Saggy Wings. Flick fire missiles are lame. Also, no landing gear? What gives?
Comments: The overall look of the ship is pretty solid, and the build more interesting than it looks. Comes with a few neat pieces. But the stickers proved difficult to apply accurately and it's hard to get over the saggy wings.
- Draykov writes:
Pros: great figs if you like pilots and astromechs
Cons: large wingspan makes for some droop; stickers
Comments: overall, a fairly accurate representation of the Prequel era ship, but the minifigs were the real draw for me