Knuckles and Rouge will seem in a newly leaked Sonic set from LEGO.
Final month, LEGO revealed Minifigs primarily based on a number of lacking Sonic the Hedgehog characters, together with Shadow, Knuckles, and Rouge. Whereas Shadow shall be included within the upcoming Shadow’s Escape set, LEGO has not revealed the place Knuckles and Rouge would present up. Shadow’s Escape is not purported to launch till December 1st, but it surely appears to have landed within the palms of some followers forward of time. The directions for the set have leaked, and have a have a look at a brand new set known as “Knuckles Mech Battle.” In line with the unofficial Sonic Merch Information Twitter account, the set will price $34.99 and can have 276 items.
A picture of the leaked LEGO Sonic set could be discovered within the Tweet embedded beneath.
A have a look at the Lego Knuckles Mech Battle Set has been discovered within the directions for the Shadow’s Escape set.
It’ll be $34.99 and can have 276 items. pic.twitter.com/4nBQtl9QqB
— Sonic Merch Information (@news_merch) November 26, 2023
Knuckles Mech Battle Particulars
Because the title implies, the Knuckles Mech Battle set will function Knuckles in a mech go well with. It’s going to additionally include the Grasp Emerald, and Rouge with a small flying car. The Knuckles mech go well with has led to some confusion amongst Sonic followers, as it is not primarily based on any specific design from the video video games. It is unclear why LEGO made that call, however no less than the presence of the Grasp Emerald is smart given Knuckles’ historical past with it. Right now, no launch date is thought for the set, however with Shadow’s Escape releasing in only a few days, we must always have an announcement from Sega and LEGO quickly!
Future LEGO Sonic Units
As soon as the Minifigs of Shadow, Knuckles and Rouge have all been launched, it is going to be fascinating to see what else LEGO does with the Sonic model. The corporate has now launched Minifigs primarily based on the most important characters within the franchise, together with Sonic, Tails, Amy, and Dr. Eggman. After greater than three a long time, the Sonic franchise has launched loads of different characters, together with Fang and Journey. Each of these characters simply performed a serious function in Sonic Superstars, so they’d take advantage of sense to usher in subsequent. There are additionally extra obscure characters, together with Mighty and Ray; whereas these two won’t be as acquainted to quite a lot of informal Sonic followers, they did seem in 2017’s Sonic Mania. Each have additionally acquired figures from Jakks Pacific.
In fact, it is also doable we may see some LEGO units primarily based on the Netflix collection Sonic Prime. The animated collection has been a giant hit with viewers, and has acquired a bunch of various toys and figures since debuting final yr. The Shatterverse variations of Knuckles, Tails, and Amy can be a giant hit with followers; particularly, Knuckles the Dread and his pirate ship the Angel’s Voyage would appear like an ideal match for a LEGO set! In fact, Rusty Rose and Tails 9 would even be a should, given how fashionable these redesigns have confirmed.
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