The holidays are here! It’s time to get cracking on your gift list and checking off who has been naughty or nice in your life. Not sure what to get that Star Wars fanatic or ultimate LEGO builder in your life? Why not some stellar Star Wars LEGO gift sets that will make any collector beam with The Force after unwrapping! Here are some of the top sets for 2011 that any collector will definitely enjoy having!
15. Star Wars LEGO Sith Nightspeeder 7957
Although it’s only 214 pieces, this set will be a valuable edition to any collection! With three mini-figs (Anakin Skywalker, Asajj Ventress and Savage Opress), you’ll be able to build this in no time, which means faster display time!
14. Star Wars LEGO Mace Windu’s Jedi Starfighter 7868
Mace Windu’s Jedi Starfighter is ready to repeal the droid ambush! Minifigs include Jedi Master Windu, astromech droid R8-B7, all-new Tactical Droid TX-20 and two battle droids and features retractable landing gear and a cockpit you can open and close.
13. Star Wars LEGO Naboo Starfighter 7877
Blast through battle droids as you attempt to stop the invasion of Naboo with this unique set that features 318 pieces, five minifigs (Anakin, Naboo pilot, R2-D2, and two security battle droids) and a realistic cockpit that opens.
12. Star Wars LEGO Advent Calendar 7958
Launch your holiday countdown with this unique and stellar Advent Calendar that features 24 galactic gifts from the Star Wars universe. It includes 8 minifigures, one being an exclusive edition of Yoda not available anywhere else.
11. Star Wars LEGO Hoth Echo Base 7879
A new set from LEGO’s 2011 collection is this 773-piece Rebel base set that includes 8 minifigs, including Han Solo, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca and more.
10. Star Wars LEGO Ewok Attack 7956
Ewoks are cute, but not when they’re attacking you. This 166-piece set features a whimsical scene as Ewoks battle a scout trooper on his Imperial speeder bike.
9. Star Wars LEGO Anakin Skywalker and Sebulba’s Podracers 7962
Race like it’s the final lap of the Boonta Eva Classic Podrace with this 810-piece set with Anakin and his bitter rival, Sebulba. The set includes five minifigs with podracers that measure more than 13”long.
8. Star Wars LEGO Darth Maul’s Sith Infiltrator 7961
Darth Maul is on a mission to defeat Queen Amidala’s protectors and he’s on his way to the queen in his own Infiltrator. The 479-set features four minifigures, including Darth Maul, Padme Amidala, Captain Panaka and Qui-Gon Jinn.
7. Star Wars LEGO Republic Frigate 7964
As the vessel of choice for Jedi Knights and clone heroes, the Republic Frigate is from Star Wars: The Clone Wars and features Yoda, Eeth Koth, Quinlan Vos, Clone Commander Wolffe and Wolfpack Clone Tropper minifigs.
6. Star Wars LEGO Tantive IV 10198
This set comes with five mini-figs like Princess Leia, C-3PO, R2-D2, Captain Antilles and a Rebel Tropper and has 1,758 pieces. The Tantive IV features an opening cockpit, rotating and elevating turbo laser cannons, rotating radar dish, removable roof section and interior command center.
5. Star Wars LEGO Republic Dropship with AT-OT 10195
This set has two Star Wars vehicles in one, making it a two-for one gift set practically with 1,408 pieces total! Dropship features an opening cockpit, rotating front and rear cannons, auto-firing missiles and armament bay, and a fold-away handle on top. The AT-OT features poseable legs, rotating cannons, crew compartment with weapon racks, and folding cockpit and boarding ramp.
4. Star Wars LEGO Imperial Shuttle 10212
Now you can build this iconic Star Wars vehicle in true minifigure scale for the first time with the 2,503-set. As an ultimate collector’s item, the set includes 5 minifigures: Darth Vader™, Shuttle Pilot, Imperial Officer, Stormtrooper and Luke Skywalker. It features an opening canopy, detachable landing gear, a stand for display in flight or landing modes, a labeled display plaque, and gear-driven folding wings with removable activation keys.
3. Star Wars LEGO Millennium Falcon 7965
Prepare for one epic battle as you take its 1,254 pieces and build the massive Millennium Falcon that’s straight from the Death Star escape scene of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. The all-new set features amazing details and includes Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, Princess Leia Organa and Darth Vader minifigs.
2. Star Wars LEGO Super Star Destroyer 10221
With 3,152 pieces, this jaw-dropping vessel is Darth Vader’s property. Build the massive dagger-shaped ship and get ready for one hell of a mission. It measures nearly 50” long and will be one fantastic gift for any collector!
1. Star Wars LEGO Death Star 10188
This set features 3803 pieces and should be at the top any collector’s holiday gift list! As the ultimate Death Star playset available, the set includes 24 minifigs (think EVERYBODY!) and will defintely be one enjoyable mission to build.
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.