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Notes:

The first wave of Toy Story sets based off the first two movies came in blue packaging with clouds, mimicking the wallpaper seen in Andy’s room in Toy Story. The package design changed to an overall white scheme with the release of Toy Story 3 sets to better visually tie in all the sets together.

Staff Review:

2016. Wow. Quite a year. Yep. Quite. A. Year. And yet, one that found us smack in the middle of more new Star Wars content then we've had in a long time. A blockbuster sequel at the end of last year. A new story that should wash the dirty sound of prequel out of our mouths coming up. And not only a cartoon series that continues to pick up steam as it pulls from both movie trilogies, the Clone Wars cartoon and the decimated EU, but an actual LEGO Star Wars series. All that new media bodes well for an infusion of fresh content for another years Star Wars Advent Calendar and is an excellent reason not to try something new that would appeal to the demographic. Like say... DC Comics. You could fill a calendar with Bat-vehicles alone. But I digress, because I can't wait for a Snow BB-8 or Santa Zeb! Or...(read more)

User Comments:

  • MrCRskater writes:
    Pros: Lots of character, looks fun and plenty of playability. Lots of great pieces in off colors.
    Cons: Overall, the building spaces are a bit small, making playtime a little difficult even for small hands.
    Comments: Great set for kids, modular build makes a pretty slick playset. Comes with lots of goodies like handcuffs, printed money tiles, snakes, and cool figs, not to mention neat play features. For older fans, there's still plenty of possibility here as it includes plenty of interesting pieces and colors.

  • Draykov writes:
    Pros: captures period; something for Wild West fans

    Cons: stickers; somewhat pedestrian building design; mine shaft is a waste of brick

    Comments: Interesting color choices and fun little building facades, if a little boring. The mine shaft design leaves a bit to be desired (only 2 BURPs though) and seems to be there to drive up price-point.

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