After accidentally shipping the set to customers in New Zealand LEGO have today officially revealed details of the latest must have set for Harry Potter fans… 76405 Hogwarts Express™ – Collectors’ Edition.
This 5129 piece set features 20 minifigures from across the entire Harry Potter series. There are 5 scenes represented within the build from the first meeting of Harry, Ron and Hermione to the very last scene of the last book.
The set features both the train and a decent section of the platform to go with it.
Australian RRP is $799.99 and will be available from August 31st. You can find the product page here or more details below
Capture the magic of the Harry Potter™ stories with a buildable, 1:32 scale replica of the most iconic vehicle in the Wizarding World. LEGO® Harry Potter Hogwarts Express™ – Collectors’ Edition (76405) is a spectacular build-and-display project for adult Harry Potter enthusiasts, which will enchant all who see it.
Authentically detailed inside and out
The engine features a detailed underside and a lever on the top that causes the train to rock with the motion of a steam train. A tender carries the engine’s supply of coal. The passenger carriage comprises 3 compartments, each depicting a classic scene: when Harry, Ron and Hermione meet in the series’ first film; when Professor Lupin saves Harry from the Dementor™ in the third film; and when Luna saves Harry from Draco’s spell in the sixth film. The model also depicts Platform 9¾ at King’s Cross Station, where the adult Harry and Ginny wait with their children, Lily, James and Albus, ready for Albus’s first trip aboard the amazing Hogwarts Express.
- Evoke the magic – LEGO® Harry Potter™ Hogwarts Express™ – Collectors’ Edition (76405) is a 1:32 scale (approx.) buildable replica of the iconic steam train
- Authentic details – The engine, coal tender and 3-room passenger carriage are packed with film-accurate references, from the compartment interiors to the toad on the loose
- A cast of 20 characters – Within the model are 4 classic scenes from the Harry Potter™ films, depicting the drama, the characters and even a piece of memorable dialogue
- Realistic movement – A lever on the top of the engine can be turned to make the train rock with the mesmerising motion of a steam train
- A treat for adult enthusiasts – This build-and-display model makes a thoughtful gift for an experienced model maker, an adult fan of the Harry Potter™ films, or (best of all) yourself
- An enchanting conversation piece – Measuring over 26 cm (10.5 in.) high, 118 cm (46.5 in.) long and 20 cm (8 in.) wide, the model will draw admiring comments wherever it is displayed
- A rewarding endeavour – This advanced construction project includes 4 sets of high-quality, printed instructions to allow up to 4 people to share the building experience
- Follow your passion – Explore the range of LEGO® sets for adults for more immersive challenges guaranteed to deliver satisfaction long after the construction work has been completed
- Quality guaranteed – LEGO® components fulfil stringent industry quality standards to ensure they are consistent, compatible and connect and pull apart easily every time
- Safety assured – LEGO® components are dropped, heated, crushed, twisted and analysed to make sure they satisfy rigorous global safety standards