|02.16.2013 – The T-65 X-Wing Starfighter is one of the iconic vehicles that first appeared in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope which was piloted by the young Luke Skywalker.
This also appeared in the other Star Wars films and the expanded universe. They are depicted as primary interceptors and dogfighter of the Rebel Alliance and the New Republic.
There have been several related merchandised toys and models which is also licensed for use in games, comics, and novels.
LEGO® has made earlier versions of the iconic stafighter but the ultimate edition is a total remake of the classic vehicle that Luke Skywalker had used to destroy the first Death Star. Check out the design by LEGO®’s senior designer for the Star Wars group…
Collect and create the most highly detailed LEGO® Star Wars™ X-wing Starfighter ever produced... ever. This iconic starfighter is featured in many of the most exciting Star Wars battle scenes, including the decisive battle scene above planet Yavin™. Now you can recreate the moment when Luke Skywalker's X-wing delivered the proton torpedo that led to the destruction of the Imperial Death Star!!! Help the rebel cause!
With 1,558 pieces, this realistically detailed model features opening wings and cockpit, a special display stand, data sheet label and R2-D2. The ship measures over 10" (26cm) high, 20" (52cm) long and 18" (46cm) wide!
Available for sale directly through LEGO® beginning May 2013 via shop.LEGO.com