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LEGO have officially announced a new Batman themed set, introducing LEGO BatCave ShadowBox (76252)!

The set is a little different to past incarnations in that it’s essentially a box, a plain and seemingly boring black box from the outside but swing it open and you’re presented with a fully fledged Batcave, complete with mountains of detail, and a ton of stickers.

This 3,981 piece set also comes with 7 Minifigures, Max Shreck, Catwoman, Bruce Wayne, Alfred, Penguin and 2 alternative Batman suits, one with a moulded Cape. There is even a Minifigure-scale BatMobile too!

When looking closer at the images you can see a lot of cool new technicques, the one that grabs my attention the most is the smaller Batsymbol, the use of curved bricks and slopes is genius.

The set will retail for £344.99($/€449.99) and drop 5th June for VIPs. What do you think of the set, and will you be purchasing it? Comment below.

Official details:


The LEGO Group announces its latest addition to the LEGO Batman Collection – the LEGO “Batman Returns” Batcave Shadow Box. An official collaboration with Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products and DC, this highly detailed set combines beautiful display pieces with iconic iconography perfect forultimate Batman fans.

Based on the Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Batman Returns,” the set is incredibly detailed and features the full Batcave, inside a display box with a cutout in the shape of the iconic Batman emblem. At the heart of the set is the Caped Crusader’s Batmobile and, just like Batman’s Batcave, the set features clever functions and gadgets including the ability to move furniture, change images on the big screen, open a vault and open a door, and several light bricks.

In addition, the set comes with brand new minifigures of Catwoman and The Penguin, as well as various minifigures including Bruce Wayne, Alfred Pennyworth, and Max Shreck.

The new LEGO Batman Shadow Box set is available for LEGO VIPs from 5th June at and LEGO Stores. Available for all from 8th June 2023 priced at $449.99/€449.99/£344.99.

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