Yes,, the Lego Winter Village Market set is really cute. Yes, it has 1,261 pieces and includes minifigs. And yes, with its rotating carousel it has the potential of being the perfect setting for a stop motion murder movie. But Lego is trying my patience by releasing something related to Christmas in the summer.
Here's a video showing the set in detail:
And the rundown via Lego's press release:
- Includes 9 minifigures with accessories: 3 females, 2 males and 4 children
- Features functioning carousel and operator’s booth with moving bucket challenge, baker’s stand, grill stand, candy stand, 2 streetlamps, 3 trees, a bench and 3 tables
- Accessories include cups, teddy bear, a cat, scarf, purse and lots of food elements
- Turn the handle to make the carousel rotate
- Carousel and operator’s booth measure 7" (19cm) high, 10" (25cm) wide and 6" (16cm) deep
- Booths measure over 3" (9cm) high, 3" (8cm) wide and 1" (4cm) deep
It will be $99.99 in the US, $129.99 in Canada and 89.99 euro in Europe.