This product review was written by Ainsley Hunter
This product review was written by Ainsley Hunter
|Lego Creator Ghostbuster’s Firehouse||Dimensions 58.5 x 49 x 19 cm, weight 6.42 Kg, number of pieces 4634, material plastic, color various.||£££|
|Lego Creator Expert Taj Mahal||Dimensions 15 x 25 x 40 cm, weight 6.25 Kg, number of pieces 5923, material plastic, color various.||££|
|Lego Creator Volkswagen T1 Camper Van||Dimensions 12 x 48 x 28 cm, weight 10 grams, number of pieces 1332, material textile and plastic, color multicolor.||£|
|Lego Creator Tower Bridge||Dimensions 101.6 x 25.4 x 43.2 cm, weight 4.2 Kg, number of pieces 4287, material plastic, composition plastic, color multicolored.||£££|
|Lego Creature Expert Roller Coaster||Dimensions 58.5 x 19 x 49 cm, weight 200 grams, number of pieces 4124, material plastic, composition plastic, color multicolor.||£££|
|Lego Technic Lamborghini Sian||Dimensions 6 x 1 4 mm, weight 7183 grams, number of pieces 3696, material plastic, composition plastic, color green and yellow.||£££|
|Lego Disney Castle||Dimensions 17 x 48 x 58.2 cm, weight 5.76 Kg, number of pieces 4080, material plastic, composition plastic.||£££|
|Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron||Dimensions 15 x 57 x 37.5 cm, weight 1 Kg, number of pieces 3599, material plastic, composition plastic.||££|
|Lego City Cargo Train Set||Dimensions 58.2 x 12.4 x 48 cm, weight 2.72 Kg, number of pieces 1226, material plastic, needs AAA batteries.||£|
|Lego Star Wars Death Star||Dimensions 58.5 x 19 x 49 cm, weight 6.37 Kg, number of pieces 4016, assembly required, no batteries needed, material plastic, composition 100% plastic.||£££|
Best Lego Set for Adult UK
Lego is amazing, everyone loves to build with them and yes that includes adults too. This list is about the best Lego sets for adults in the UK, so we can also build, relax, and enjoy making intricate stuff. A point to be noted here is that you should keep the sets away from children, partially because the parts can be small enough to swallow and partially because kids are a destructive force of nature that cannot be stopped.
The Lego sets for adults are designed for adults and thus feature complicated structures that only an adult can tackle. Most of them have thousands of pieces that will take some time to build as well, which is all the better. The more complicated and intricate the set is, the more time you can enjoy building it up. So if you think your kid is a super genius, be warned that you will have to guide them every step of the way. Although, we highly recommend you buy them the best Lego sets for kids and save yourself a lot of money, headache, and missing pieces.
Building up a single set will take hours and hours and while we did try putting them up, there isn’t a lot of time or space in the office to have them all set up. As sad as it is, we couldn’t bring ourselves to build a whole building and tear it back down, that would be equivalent to getting sucker punched. So we only partially built the best Lego sets for Adults just to test them out. We are sure the sets will be in immaculate condition thanks to the strict quality assurance of Lego.
The Lego Creator Ghostbuster’s Firehouse is a perfect set for those who love Ghostbusters and let’s be honest, almost everyone loves the first movie. The Firehouse Headquarters is a faithful recreation of the iconic movie building that you can now build yourself. There are 4634 pieces included in the package so it will take some time to set up, but that is the part of the overall experience.
The Lego Creator Ghostbuster’s Firehouse set also comes with Peter Venkman, Egon Spengler, Winston Zeddemore, Raymond Stantz, Janine Melnitz, Dana Barrett, and Louis Tully as figurines. There is also the Library Ghost and Zombie driver included which is always a nice touch. On the ghost-y side we get Slimer, Blue and Pink ghosts. Overall, it is an expensive set that is only for diehard fans of the franchise.
- An impressive number of figurines
- Separate floors have separate details
- Takes around 15 hours to build
If you want a wonder of the world in your living room, the Lego Creator Expert Taj Mahal is a perfect match for you. Everyone loves the Taj and rightfully so, it is a beautiful piece of architecture and history and looks amazing, even in its miniature Lego form. The Lego Creator Expert Taj Mahal brings in all the details of the larger version to your home that you can enjoy anytime.
The Lego Creator Expert Taj Mahal comes with 4 facades, round windows, one dome, 4 secondary domed chambers, 4 minarets as well as different elevations. The raised platform is flanked by elevations as well. The set can also be further divided into 7 modules for easier transportation. This is one of the biggest Lego sets for adults and will take quite some time to build.
- A beautiful interpretation of Taj Mahal
- Multiple elevations and platforms
- The minarets are gorgeous
Want to take a ride in the iconic Volkswagen but you just got your sedan? Well, you cannot ride this version but you can sure act like you own a Volkswagen. The Lego Creator Volkswagen T1 Camper Van comes with all the details you’d expect from a creator set and it adds to the charm. This Lego interpretation comes with authentic details like the iconic V-shaped color split.
The Lego Creator Volkswagen T1 Camper Van includes superb details that a fan would surely appreciate. The pop-up roof, the boxer engine, and the folding furniture all add to the experience. The rear bench seat folds and transforms into a bed, just like the real van. While it is not the Mystery Machine from Scooby-Doo, it comes close, so now you can solve crimes as well.
- Classic 1962 camper recreated
- Comes with a lot of details and features
- “Splittie” safari windshield
The Lego Creator Tower Bridge brings the famous London landmark to your place. That alone is impressive but this Lego set for adults becomes even more amazing thanks to an actual functioning draw bridge. The set also comes with 4 small vehicles, a yellow truck, a black taxi, a green car, and the iconic London double-decker bus.
The Lego Creator Tower Bridge comes with 4287 pieces and can take a while to build as well. It is also compatible with other construction sets if you want to get creative and throw your own twist on the bridge. Overall, the Lego set is well detailed and looks remarkable when finished. It is the only set we finished completely and it is going as a regular office fixture.
- The draw bridge actually draws
- Small vehicles are a nice touch
- The towers are detailed and beautiful
A functioning roller coaster made out of Legos? What more can anyone want with life. The Lego Creature Expert Roller Coaster is a working roller coaster with two trains and a ton of accessories. The dips are epic, the set is detailed and the trains work really well. It also comes with 11 mini-figures for you to place around the whole installation. From ride attendants to riders and from spectators to a smoothie stand.
You will have a great time assembling the Lego Creature Expert Roller Coaster thanks to the fun props and easy to build rails. There are a total of 4124 pieces in this intricate set and all of them work together to make something magical. Overall, just looking at the Lego Creature Expert Roller Coaster work is a wonder. Fair warning though, while this set is not in the best toys for 3-year-olds, it is going to catch their attention strongly. Place it in an unreachable place.
- The rails dip and rise
- The trains actually work
- The small cotton candy stand is cute
The Lego Technic Lamborghini Sian is a stunning piece of art and it looks amazing once completely built. The green color of the car combined with the exquisite detailing of the Lego makes it one of the best looking models around. This 1:8 scale of the original car makes it easier for you to get a close look at the technical marvel.
There is a V12 engine that even has moving pistons inside the car. The steering, rear spoiler, doors, front and rear suspensions all have realistic recreation. You can open the hood and trunk of the car. Overall, this is one of the best looking Lego cars we’ve seen in a while.
- The tiny doors open up
- Engine has moving pistons
- It is superbly designed and detailed
A faithful recreation of the iconic Walt Disney World Resort castle that you can construct yourself. This set features a detailed façade as well as multiple mini-figures. The stone bridge as well as the arched doorway are there for you to make. The castle itself is made as close to its real-world counterpart as possible. Even inside, there are details that are authentic to the original. You will also get Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, and Tinker Bell with the set. The Lego Disney Castle is a great addition to your collection if you are a fan.
- A huge castle to build
- The bridge and arch are all detailed
- Mini-figures are famous Disney characters
The Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron is a faithful representation of the actual car and it looks fantastic. It is a 1:8 scale of the original and comes with moving parts like the pistons inside the engine. There is even an 8 speed gearbox that comes with a moveable paddle. You’ll be able to select forward and reverse gears as well. Low profile tires with brake disks that are highly detailed. Everything about the Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron is polished and looks authentic, the cockpit is detailed and even features a moving steering wheel.
- Superb details and design
- The wheels are also polished
- Comes with an instruction booklet
Make a motorized cargo train right on your coffee table with this great Lego City Cargo Train Set. The set comes with four cars, a control center, an armored truck, and a detailed forklift as well. Overall, this is a great set to enhance other sets as well, it is compatible with most others so you will have no trouble using the set to enhance. The motorized engine comes with a 10 speed Bluetooth remote control. There is a dedicated driver’s cabin with a control panel. The Lego City Cargo Train Set comes with 16 curved rails as well as 16 straight ones.
- Motorized train that can run
- Small lever on the tracks to change paths
- Has six Lego mini-figures
Fans of the Star Wars franchise? Or just want a huge Lego set to build sitting on your wingback armchair and sipping hot chocolate? Then you’d love the Lego Star Wars Death Star. The Imperial Death Star with all its glory is at your disposal to build and enjoy. The Death Star comes with its iconic super laser, a conference chamber, hanger with TIE Advanced fighters, and 2 Droids.
There are a ton of props that can be used here from small blaster rifles to boxes. Each level of the Death Star is designed really well and you can place props inside it too. You also get a number of iconic Star Wars Lego characters to place however you like. Overall, if you are a fan of the series, this is one of the best Lego sets for adults you can get.
- Detailed multilevel structure
- The props are detailed and interesting
- Doesn’t come with a flaw that makes it blow up easily