LEGO MALAYSIA EMBRACES THE ‘GIFT OF PLAY’ WITH THE NEWLY LAUNCHED SETS THIS CHINESE NEW YEAR

Published by Idan Ma'at @ 06/01/2020

LEGO® Malaysia has recently released two brand new Lunar New Year (LNY) themed sets alongside with their LEGO® Lunar New Year Event. The event was held at the Mid Valley Megamall in Kuala Lumpur and The Mall, Mid Valley Southkey in Johor Bahru from 5th January to 2nd February 2020, is the first-ever large-scale LEGO® Chinese New Year event in Malaysia.  

Besides fun activities provided, LEGO® is offering exclusive event promos during the event. On the first day, early birds get to purchase both new LNY sets will get a LEGO® voucher worth RM28 and three limited edition gifts with purchase (GWP) items (LEGO® Angpow, LEGO® Traditional Drum & LEGO® Candy Box). Those who spend a minimum of RM238 on any purchase (Excluding LNY sets), will get to choose between one of three limited edition GWP items (LEGO® Traditional Drum, LEGO® Candy Box or LEGO® Year of the Rat set). Both the LEGO® Drum and LEGO® Candy Box GWP sets are exclusively available in Malaysia at the events at Mid Valley Megamall and The Mall, Mid Valley Southkey.

The Lion Dance set features 5 beautifully decorated small lion figurines and a percussionists’ stage with a unique drumming function. An accompanying temple gate is decorated with LEGO® tiles featuring traditional patterns. The set comes complete with eight minifigures including lion dancers and a man in rat costume to mark the Year of the Rat. Additional accessory elements such as the red ‘best wishes’ scroll, red orb, cabbage, calligraphy brush and a rocket firework are included to inspire unlimited role-play. The set is priced at RM349.90.

In addition, the Chinese New Year Temple Fair set captures a beloved event often seen in towns and cities throughout China around the Chinese New Year. The set includes stalls displaying a vast, colourful array of LEGO® versions of authentic items you would find at a Temple Fair. Everything from barbecue dishes to candy, toys, vases and dough figurines are re-created in LEGO® form. The set further includes 14 minifigures and is priced at RM499.90.

The two brand-new LEGO® Lunar New Year sets were launched on 26th December 2019 in China and Asia Pacific markets. It will be available at all Lego® outlets, Toys “R” Us and other participating outlets.  Visit LEGO® Malaysia or LEGO® Malaysia Facebook for more information on the LEGO Lunar New Year sets, the LEGO® Lunar New Year Event, as well as their latest offerings and promotions.