There’s a new LEGO set in town that’s sure to send shivers down your spine! We all know that Disney movies wouldn’t be the same without the iconic villains that keep us on the edge of our seats. They’re the characters we love to hate, the ones who make us scream at the screen, and now, they’re finally getting the recognition they deserve with their very own LEGO set. So gather ‘round, all you Disney fans and villain aficionados, because it’s time to celebrate the dastardly and devious characters that make our favorite stories so unforgettable.
What is the new LEGO set inspired by Disney villains?
Unveiled in the first week of May 2023, the new Disney Villains-themed LEGO set is called LEGO Disney Villain Icons. Designed for adult LEGO builders and Disney fans, this detailed collectible features 2 brick-built VHS cases referencing Disney’s Aladdin and Sleeping Beauty, a VHS ‘tape’ of The Little Mermaid, a book representing Beauty and the Beast, a Queen of Hearts playing card for Alice in Wonderland, a ‘poison’ apple for Snow White, and a pocket watch representing Captain Hook from Peter Pan.
Made up of 1,540 pieces, this collectible LEGO set has several hidden features and comes with 4 minifigures based on popular villain characters from iconic Disney movies. These include Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, the Evil Queen in disguise from Snow White, Gaston from Beauty and the Beast, and Jafar Genie from Aladdin.
Measuring over 7.5 in. (19 cm) high, 9 in. (23 cm) wide, and 7 in. (18 cm) deep, this premium building set makes a unique gift for Disney fans and can function as a nostalgic bookend on a shelf.
Where to buy the LEGO Disney Villain Icons set
The LEGO Disney Villain Icons set is now available for preorder on the LEGO website will begin shipping on Thursday, June 1st. The newest LEGO set inspired by the Disney villains cost $129.99 in the United States and $129.99 in the United Kingdom.
Disney 100 LEGO Collection
The Disney Villain Icons set is part of the Disney 100 LEGO collection, which celebrates the 100th anniversary of the entertainment giant.
“Disney100 is a celebration of timeless storytelling and unforgettable characters that have entertained and inspired people of all ages for a century. To commemorate 100 years of Disney, the LEGO Group is inviting families to share the wonder of storytelling, imagination, and creative play that LEGO Disney has inspired over the 24 years since it launched,” Disney said of the collection.
Check out other Disney 100 LEGO releases here on the LEGO website.