LEGO Announces Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

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Posted by gmanfromheck (42520 posts) - - Show Bio

It's no secret that we love LEGO around here. Hot off the presses, LEGO has announced a new license they obtained. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are making their way to the world of LEGO. As the announcements roll out of New York Comic Con, the first reveal from LEGO is the "Shellraiser Street Chase" set.

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With the success of the current TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES comic from IDW and the new animated series on Nickeloeon, it's not surprise to see this license find its way with LEGO. The only question is, why has it taken so long?

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So far we have word on one set. I'm sure we'll be seeing more unveiled soon. We'll have to make our way to the LEGO booth at NYCC each day to see what they unveil next.

Here's the official info on this first set:

Set Name: The Shellraiser Street Chase

Price: $59.99

Piece Count: 620

Minifigures Included: Leonardo, Michelangelo, Dogpound, Foot Soldier, Kraang Droid

Will be Available on: January 1 2013

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#1 Posted by SUPER-MAN 23 (2667 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm going to find time to make a stop motion video out of legos.

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#2 Posted by theTimeStreamer (2845 posts) - - Show Bio

pass. i want real action figures.

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#3 Posted by longbowhunter (9425 posts) - - Show Bio

Lego is killing it right now. this is awesome.

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#4 Posted by kagato (263 posts) - - Show Bio

Im all over this, my girlfriend is going to be so mad lol ^_^

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#5 Posted by judasnixon (12412 posts) - - Show Bio

What property License does lego don't own already? Where are my f@#$ing Downton Abbey Lego set?

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#6 Posted by Avenging-X-Bolt (17529 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome. Need some Scooby-Doomlego's too

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#7 Posted by Webjaker (369 posts) - - Show Bio

Thanks

As always I just want the figures, and where is Raph and Donnie??

The IDW title AND the new show on Nick are both Very good, though on opposite spectrums

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#8 Posted by k4tzm4n (40422 posts) - - Show Bio
@Webjaker said: 

As always I just want the figures, and where is Raph and Donnie??


I'm sure they'll be in another set, that way there's incentive to buy both ;)
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#9 Posted by Mokey (195 posts) - - Show Bio

Man, I certainly wouldn't mind a Lego TMNT game.

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#10 Posted by ComixZone (11 posts) - - Show Bio

this is radical. Will buy.

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#11 Posted by leokearon (1970 posts) - - Show Bio

Another great job by LEGO

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#12 Posted by Funrush (1486 posts) - - Show Bio

@k4tzm4n said:

@Webjaker said:

As always I just want the figures, and where is Raph and Donnie??

I'm sure they'll be in another set, that way there's incentive to buy both ;)

Damn it. I hope they put them in separate minifig packs. I'd love for them to start doing that with their sets.

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#13 Posted by TheMess1428 (2211 posts) - - Show Bio

Back in 2010, I was on a campaign to buy as many Lego Batman sets as possible. What happened when I went to the stores? They were all gone. So this time I'm going to prepare to get all the TMNT ones. :D

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#14 Edited by woopapa (38 posts) - - Show Bio

i was a big fan of TMNT when i was a kid and i've wondered about all these new turtle cartoons and toys , where is Bebop and Rocksteady?

Did they lose the rights to them or do they just not appeal to kids now? I loved them, Leatherhead ,Baxter Stockman , Slash and all those crazy mutants.

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#15 Posted by redhood21 (833 posts) - - Show Bio

TUBULOSO!

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#16 Posted by BOLANVELL (3 posts) - - Show Bio

LEGO TMNT video game please.

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#17 Posted by RoTheKid (259 posts) - - Show Bio

Nice! It would be cool to see a Lego TMNT video game and an animated one shot on TV! :)

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#18 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6958 posts) - - Show Bio

Very nice, but I'd hold out for actual action figures myself.

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#19 Posted by iceman228433 (86 posts) - - Show Bio

OMG I am so getting this.

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#20 Posted by Beast_in_the_Shadows (433 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't express how much I love this!!! I hope they make a set that comes with both Donnie and April.

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#21 Posted by whoohoo789 (263 posts) - - Show Bio

they will probably replace ninjago with this not happy about that. but will so get this

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#22 Posted by sinestro_GL (3651 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm on this like white on rice!

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#23 Edited by RoninAutomaton (25 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome!!! Who the F* is Dogpound!!

I think they should have done an enlarged figure for the Krang-droid.

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#24 Posted by BoyWander (333 posts) - - Show Bio

@RoninAutomaton: Chris Bradford. Now we know.

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