LEGO Celebrates Disney's 100th Anniversary With 'Up' House and Minifigure Blind Bags

This year, Disney is commemorating its 100th anniversary with a range of events, collaborations and new products. Today, LEGO revealed that it was joining in on the fun with a “Share the Wonder” series of LEGO launches ranging from kids’ sets to a BrickHeadz squad, the Up House and a set of 18 fan-favorite Disney characters starring in a new blind bag collection.

First, Up fans can finally celebrate the debut of the franchise in LEGO form as its iconic balloon house has been recreated. Comprised of 598 pieces, the colorful half-home features four rooms packed with details from the movie while its rooftop comes with attachable balloons. Old man Carl Fredricksen, wilderness explorer Russell and Dug the dog all find themselves in adorable minifigure form with accompanying accessories.

In addition to this, Disney has utilized LEGO’s collectible minifigure series platform to introduce a range of highly-detailed characters. Coming in blind bags with one figure each, Sorcerer’s Apprentice Mickey, Pinocchio, Jiminy Cricket, The Queen, Stitch 626, Pocahontas, Cruella de Vil & Dalmatian puppy, Miguel & Dante, Ernesto de la Cruz, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Robin Hood, Prince John, Tiana, Dr. Facilier, Queen of Hearts, Mulan, Aurora and Baymax all make an appearance.

For those interested in joining the festivities, the Up House is scheduled to launch via LEGO on April 1 at a price of $60 USD while the Disney 100 minifigure packs are set to hit shelves on May 1 at a price of $5 USD each.

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