What It Is
What It Is
New in the LEGO Star Wars line is The Battle of Naboo building set. Builders help the Trade Federation deploy its battle droid army from Trade Federation carriers as Jar Jar Binks and his fellow Gungans prepare to repel the invasion. This building set is based on events in Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace. There are 12 minifigures, including Jar Jar Binks, a Gungan soldier, and droid soldiers. The building set has 241 pieces total.
Why It’s Fun
There's a lot of great detail in this building set that Star Wars fans, and LEGO fans, will appreciate. Once construction on the battle vehicle is complete, there are several moving parts that enhance the play and let kids reenact the battle scene from the movie.
Who It’s For
Star Wars fans will like this set the most, but The Battle of Naboo, with its 241 pieces, is more for an older fan, ages 7 and up. Adult Star Wars fans will also like this set as a collector's item.
What to Be Aware of
With 241 pieces, this set can be time-consuming to put together, but then putting it together is what LEGO is all about. Make sure to follow the instructions in the illustrated booklet for best results.