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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Captain America’s Avenging Cycle (6865) Review

Although the smallest set of the LEGO Marvel Super Heroes sets as well as the Super Heroes line so far in 2012, Captain America’s Avenging Cycle doesn’t disappoint. This set supposedly recreates a scene in the new Avengers movie. It contains 72 pieces and retails for $12.99. The set has a $0.18/piece ratio but you do get three minifigures. There are two unnumbered bags and a small instruction booklet.

Captain America's Avenging Cycle Captain America's Avenging Cycle


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Sets Now Available on Amazon

If you’ve been waiting for the new LEGO Marvel Super Heroes sets to be available on, then your wait is over. You can now purchase these sets with FREE 2-day shipping if you have Amazon Prime. They are at the same prices as you will find at LEGO or other retail stores but with no taxes, which is always better for us consumers. Thank you to FBTB for this breaking news.


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Captain America’s Avenging Cycle (6865)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown (6866)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape (6867)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Hulk’s Helicarrier Breakout (6868)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Quinjet Aerial Battle (6869)


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes and Google+ Hangouts

As an AFOL and a Gnomie, I’m always interested in anything that involves LEGO. Chris Pirillo discusses the new features of Google+ and YouTube where viewers can now watch Google+ Live Hangouts on the Google+ profile or page and the YouTube channel simultaneously. He does this while assembling three of the new LEGO Marvel Super Heroes sets. The sets being built are Captain America’s Avenging Cycle (6865)icon, Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown (6866)icon, and Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape (6867)icon. Chris also discusses other topics with other Gnomies including Marvel comics, Battlestar Galactica, Empire Avenue, and Google products.


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Set Now Available

The long wait for the new LEGO Marvel Super Heroes set is now over! You can now purchase all five sets from LEGO Shop@Home. You can go ahead and buy them now, but I would suggest waiting until next month if you have patience and self-control. The reason? As stated in a previous post, you can get an exclusive Hulk minifigure with a $50 purchase from May 16-31. If you want to get the sets now, I’ve provided links for each set in the series.


Captain America’s Avenging Cycle (6865)
Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown (6866)
Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape (6867)
Hulk’s Helicarrier Breakout (6868)
Quinjet Aerial Battle (6869)


LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Toys”R”Us Pre-order

Toys”R”Us has released pictures and decriptions for the new LEGO Marvel Super Heroes sets. They are available for pre-order today and have the estimated ship date of 4/10/2012. My first impressions of the set are that they look pretty good. I’m not sure about Iron Man’s helmet though. It looks a little too big and disproportional to the body. The other figures look great though.

**Update 3/27/12** Apparently, Toys”R”Us has removed all the pre-order links for all the sets except for Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown. I’m not sure when those links will be live again.

**Update 3/31/12** From what I’m reading, it looks like some of the sets are hitting stores already. Sets should be available beginning April 8. Be on the lookout for early releases.

**Update 4/8/12** Sets can now be purchased in many retail stores including LEGO Shop@Home.


LEGO Superheroes Avengers Sets Revealed

Marvel has released pictures of the new LEGO Superheroes Avengers set coming out in anticipation of the Avengers movie hitting theaters on May 4.

Captain America’s Avenging Cycle (6865) – There are 3 minifigures with this set: Captain America, The General, and The General’s Foot Soldier.

Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape (6867) – Minifigs include Iron Man, Loki, and Hawkeye.

Hulk’s Helicarrier Breakout (6868) – The four minifigures in this larger set include the Hulk, Thor, Hawkeye, and Loki.

Quinjet Aerial Battle (6869) – Here is another picture of the Quinjet. Minifigures include Iron Man, Thor, The Black Widow, and Loki.

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