Although they're unlikely to help fans unravel any big secrets of the film's plot, they do provide an up-close look at the adorable minifigures, which include Thor, Bruce Banner, Hela, Valkyrie, Loki and the Collector, as well as a Hulk big figure and a buildable Fenris wolf.
As previously seen, there's the 400-piece Ultimate Battle for Asgard ($49.99), which comes complete with six minifigures, the buildable Fenris and the Commodore spaceship, which opens to reveal a cockpit and storage compartment. The set description and minifigures would seem to confirm what we already suspected, that Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie and Mark Ruffalo's Bruce Banner return with Thor to Asgard to confront Hela.
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Fly the Commodore spaceship and team up with Thor, Bruce Banner and Valkyrie to take on Hela, her Berserkers and the Fenris wolf in this exciting LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes The Ultimate Battle for Asgard set. The Commodore has 2 dual stud shooters and a minifigure-drop function, while the buildable Fenris wolf figure features posable joints for different battle poses. Includes 6 minifigures with assorted weapons such as Thor and Hela’s firing Power Blasts to intensify the role-play action.
Includes 6 minifigures: Thor, Bruce Banner, Valkyrie, Hela, 2 Berserkers, plus a buildable Fenris wolf figure.
The Commodore spaceship features an opening minifigure cockpit, 2 dual stud shooters, opening storage compartment and a minifigure-drop function.
The Fenris wolf has a buildable head with glow-in-the-dark eye elements, minifigure seat and posable joints.
Weapons include Thor and Hela’s Power Blasts (3 each), Hela’s sword and axe, Valkyrie’s sword and the Berserkers’ blades (2 each).
Accessory elements include Thor’s new-for-June-2017 helmet and Hela’s brick-built legs.
Attach the Power Blast elements to Thor and Hela’s hands and push inwards to fire!
All 6 included minifigures are new for June 2017.
Bruce Banner minifigure has 2 faces—turn the head to begin his transformation into angry Hulk.
Commodore spaceship measures over 1” (3cm) high, 8” (22cm) long and 7” (20cm) wide.
The Fenris wolf measures over 3” (8cm) high, 6” (16cm) long and 2” (6cm) wide.
The 492-piece Thor vs. Hulk: Arena Clash ($59.99) of course re-creates the Grandmaster's gladiatorial arena on Sakaar, a major setting for director Taika Waititi's film. Perhaps more importantly, however, it's that it includes Loki and Grandmaster minifigures, and that gladiator Hulk big figure -- must-haves for Marvel fans, even if they're not LEGO collectors.
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Role-play an arena duel between Thor and Hulk and then team up with these two old friends to topple Grandmaster. This awesome LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes Thor vs. Hulk: Arena Clash set features an arena with a sliding gate, secret weapons rack, 2 toppling pillars, smash-function wall and an opening prison cell. Use Thor’s super jumper to knock Grandmaster off his throne and Loki off his seat. Includes 4 minifigures plus a Hulk big figure with assorted weapons and accessories to intensify the action play.
Includes 4 minifigures: Thor, Loki, Grandmaster and a Sakaarian Guard, plus a Hulk big figure.
The arena features a sliding gate, interchangeable wall sections, opening wall section with secret weapons rack plus spear, axe and sword, opening prison cell, 2 topple-function pillars with translucent floodlight-style elements, smash-function wall, plus a throne for Grandmaster and seat for Loki—each with knock-over function.
Weapons include Thor’s 2 swords, the guard’s staff and Hulk’s axe and hammer.
Accessory elements include Thor’s new-for-June 2017 helmet, super jumper and sword holder.
All 4 included minifigures are new for June 2017.
Hulk stands over 2” (7cm) tall.
Arena when opened out measures over 7” (19cm) high, 15” (39cm) wide and 2” (7cm) deep.
The sets won't be available in the United States until August.
Opening Nov. 3, Thor: Ragnarok stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Cate Blanchett as Hela, Idris Elba as Heimdall, Jeff Goldblum as Grandmaster, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Karl Urban as Skurge, Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/the Hulk and Anthony Hopkins as Odin.