76052 Batman Classic TV Series - Batcave officially revealed

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Batman Classic TV Series - Batcave

Batman Classic TV Series - Batcave

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We had a sneak peek a few days ago, now we have official pictures and a press release.

76052 Batman Classic TV Series – Batcave, 2,526 pieces

US $269.99, CA $329.99, DE 249.99€, UK £229.99, DK 2499.00 DKK.
Available mid-February to VIPs, everyone else 1st March.

Drive the villains out from Batman’s Batcave!

Help Batman and Robin to drive the villain intruders from the Batcave, featuring a Bat Lab with Batcomputer, plus the Batmobile with stud shooters, Batcopter with flick missiles and the Batcycle. This special model, based on the classic 1960s TV show, also has a Wayne Manor section with an exterior wall to climb on and Bruce Wayne’s study featuring the iconic Batphone and a false bookcase that slides open to reveal the secret entrance to the Batcave. Before spiraling down the Batpoles into the Batcave, change identity from Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson into Batman and Robin (separate minifigures included).

  • Includes 9 minifigures: Batman, Robin, Bruce Wayne, Dick Grayson, Alfred Pennyworth, The Joker, Catwoman, The Riddler and The Penguin.
  • This LEGO model of the Batcave as seen in the classic 1960s TV series features 2 Batpoles for Batman and Robin to slide down, a selection of Bat-gadgets, helipad, plus a Batmobile and Batcopter.
  • The Wayne Manor section of the model features Bruce Wayne’s study with the iconic Batphone, a hinged Shakespeare bust with secret button underneath, sliding false bookcase to access the Batpoles, and assorted elements including decorated wallpaper bricks, wall lamps, framed portraits, a framed fish and trophies. It also includes an exterior wall for climbing, with an opening roof for easy access to the Batpoles and an aerial element.
  • The Batcave incorporates a hi-tech, 2-floor Bat Lab with Batcomputer element and a variety of detachable accessory elements, including a lie detector machine, table, chest of drawers, Bat-gadgets and test tubes with translucent elements. Also includes the iconic Batcave entrance for the Batmobile and a helipad for the Batcopter.
  • The Batmobile features a dual cockpit with iconic Batphone, 2 stud shooters, an opening trunk, dual exhaust and sign stickers.
  • The Batcopter has an opening cockpit for a minifigure, bat-inspired wings with 2 flick missiles, spinning rotors and a spinning propeller. A villain minifigure can grab onto the back of the Batcopter for more aerial battle action.
  • The Batcycle features a driver’s seat for Batman, translucent headlight element and a sidecar for Robin.
  • Also includes a cat.
  • Weapons include The Joker’s TNT, Catwoman’s whip, The Riddler’s TNT and The Penguin’s umbrella.
  • Accessory elements include Batman’s 3 Batarangs, rope, grappling hook and handcuffs.
  • Includes separate minifigures for Batman and Robin’s alter-egos, so enter the secret doorway as Bruce and Dick, and slide down the Batpoles as LEGO DC Super Heroes!
  • Batcave measures over 18” (46cm) high, 22” (56cm) wide and 7” (20cm) deep.
  • Batmobile measures over 2” (6cm) high, 8” (21cm) long and 2” (7cm) wide.
  • Batcopter measures over 2” (7cm) high, 8” (22cm) long and 7” (19cm) wide.
  • Batcycle measures over 1” (4cm) high, 3” (8cm) long and 1” (4cm) wide.

More pictures are available on the set details page.

Update: Here is the designer video for the set:

188 comments on this article

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By in United Kingdom,

As a Brit, I feel very stitched up by that pricing!

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By in United Kingdom,

Great! This looks awesome, yet another expensive purchase early on this year (Ghostbusters, Star Wars, Super heroes) and of course this epic set...

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By in United Kingdom,

Looks ok, but it doesn't really seem aimed at the AFOL market, which given the high price point is I assume what Lego are aiming for. Its at least £30 overpriced too.

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By in United States,

Wow this might be my favorite set LEGO has ever done. And batman's two color cowl is awesome.

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By in United Kingdom,

Should have been £199.99 at most when you look at the other prices.

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By in United States,

Wow on that price!... honestly I didn't think it would be this expensive. I love the car, figures and copter...but after Brick Bank and Ghostbusters HQ already this year... I'm just not sure its worth it.

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By in United Kingdom,

Looks like great fun, but way out of my Lego budget. Cue the complaints about stickers in a £200+ set...

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By in Ukraine,

This is amazing. This will always be the REAL Batman to me. But the price is definitely out of reach. I wish they had divided this into three sets of more manageable prices.

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By in United Kingdom,

This will be a purchase in Germany on holiday I think as I'm not happy being ripped off on the UK Price.

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By in United Kingdom,

The Cesar Romero Joker fig has his 'tache - take my money now, no further discussion required. The figs are all amazing - especially love Alfred.

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By in United States,

Yeah, the price is a bit much, but with gift money and VIP points from my upcoming birthday gifts, I'll probably get this. I love the figures, which are so nice and colorful, and the office is fantastic (the wall is made of printed wallpaper bricks which interlock into a pattern!), and the rest of the set looks good. I'll definitely want to pick this up, but not at full price.

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By in Denmark,

Almost per definition I love all Lego exclusive sets, however, what I do not like is when a given set is not "unitary".

For this set it appears there is a lot of "small stuff" that cannot be arranged inside the general structure.

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By in United States,

Hope this set doesn't make the Hoth Attack move into another month.

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By in United Kingdom,

Jeez, that price!

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By in Canada,

wow, must have set, but pricey!!!!

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By in United Kingdom,

Got to have it. So awesome.

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By in United Kingdom,

Need it. *Sees Price*. Oh.

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By in United Kingdom,

So pricey and full of nothing items that are packing the set out.. but the car and minifigures make up for it!

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By in Canada,

It's official, the poor showing of the Canadian Dollar has turned LEGO into an expensive overpriced luxury. Seriously 330$ in Canada for a set that has a fair few pieces compared to the Firehouse. Yeah this is a pretty great set, but at that price you'd be better off saving up and waiting for double VIP points to maximize your potential points accumulation. Honestly everywhere else seems to firmly be in the under 300 price range, and yet Canada, because of economic hardships is faced with almost Australian level pricing.

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By in Canada,

Would love to own the figures. Might have considered the set but a little pricey with our dollar being so weak.

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By in United States,

Love the set, the Batmobile alone is awesome, but other sets with larger piece counts have been 199.99 USD. So LEGO is saying the licensing is making it another 70 USD?
What will likely happen for me is to buy the parts to make the Batmobile (as anyone breaking up the set will likely want around 100 USD for it), and maybe buy a few of the figures, and save myself a lot of money.

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By in United Kingdom,

2000 pieces less than GBHQ for £45 less. Why? Both are licensed sets, no?

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By in Germany,

I'm not feeling it. It looks like a mix of three sets that could've easily been sold seperately for a combined 200 Euro playset. It's basically a really bad helicopter, a great batmobile, two bland cave pieces and another one that looks awkward, topped by a bigger seasonal vignette of 2015.

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By in United States,

Everything from the price-tag to the focus on the classic TV show point to this being aimed at collectors and adults. But then...

"plus the Batmobile with stud shooters, Batcopter with flick missiles"

Seriously LEGO?

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By in United States,

Like adults don't love stud-shooters and flick-missiles.

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By in Canada,

I'm not sure why people are complaining about the Canadian price. To me, 13 cents per piece in a set with several massive elements and nine minifigures in a licensed is perfectly reasonable. The problem for me is that when I first saw the leaked images, I thought the set would have at most, 1200 pieces. I'm not sure how they managed to pack in 2500 into three hollow structures and and few smaller builds. The set to me looks okay, for what it is. The massive tan panel under the room is incredibly distracting as it does not look organic at all, and to me the smaller rock structures look like tan spaceships, mixed with a garage from the City line.

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By in United Kingdom,

I certainly like the stud shooters and flick fire missiles.

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By in United States,

Notice how carefully crafted the description is to hide the lack of any play features besides the office and fire poles.

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By in United States,

WOW, this is amazing! So expensive but: NEED.

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By in United States,

^8BrickMario: There are also stud shooters and flick missiles.

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By in United States,

The set just isn't... there. It feels incomplete and for the insane price it should have been a lot, A LOT better or more detailed. It feels like it's only half finished. It's not an adult set, it seems like a set for children, who probably never have seen the show, to play with... but $200 too much.

Nice mini figures!

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By in United Kingdom,

YAY!!!! It's brilliant! Well, each part is on its own. Especially the Joker figure and the Batmobile. Sadly though, as a whole it doesn't look right. Plus it's RIDICULOUSLY overpriced!!!!

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By in United States,

The problem will be, this will still hit their sales goals and they will continue on this path. I agree with others that it is just too expensive, but that is the trend with LEGO exclusives (and LEGO in general). It's becoming an even more expensive hobby than it was originally. And they can get away with it too.

All it means is purchases become limited from me, but as a whole they probably still do fine and won't notice.

I love the figures. Sad that Penguin looks exactly the same other than the hat color. The batmobile looks decent. We will see how cheap I can make the car and pick up the figures and see if it is worthwhile vs the set itself. Same goes for GBHQ...too expensive for me, but neat features.

Also, I'm not surprised at the price since they have had a difficult time to get it released on DVD and have you seen the prices of the DVD seasons?? It was well over $200 for the blu-ray complete series. They like to milk this product because of licensing control.

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By in United States,

Agree with Green Brick Giant....this set does not seem complete. There are definitely awesome aspects (batmobile, wayne manor room, the figs) but without these elements, it is just a piece of big brown mess. They should have at least added pieces on the big flat panel under the wayne manor to make it look more like a cave like. Just my opinion though.

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By in Netherlands,

Sorry I'm going to rant.

Holy aesthetic monstrosity Batman!

Forget about what figs are in it and it's basically the ugliest set for that price point! It's so incoherent! It's not a good thing if a set this expensive still shows the frames used under a cover-up of plates. No walls. Come on, for a 250 euro set you would at least expect walls on the back of each structure!

No use of the space above (or below?) the computer (reactor?). A large tower-like structure with a cave on one side, a room on top and a manor wall on the other side. No such outside of a manor on any other structure, leaving it as a wall only.
As a whole this does not look like a good display piece. It's not harmonious or coherent. It barely looks like a single set! Sorry, but that colorsheme personally makes me puke. I know they had to work with source material, but they could do something with the colour distribution. As it is it's a brightly coloured room with almost exclusively dark tan underneath for what looks like 80% of the whole set.

Exposed studs everywhere on the cave, and a very large area above the pole entrance without any detail. It looks like frames with plates stuck on them. The computer area is completely different. Yes, it's gappy, but it uses bricks. Which is nice. But lots of small bricks that are just slapped on. Just to please those calculating the piece count.

On the bright side, the batmobile looks accurate and looks pleasing too! The room I also love. Good techniques you would think would be elsewhere on a set this size can at least be found here. If only the rest of the set looks as good as the room. The minifig selection is also awesome.

But seriously, just forget about the minifigures and the batmobile for a minute. What's left? If this was not a licensed set nobody would buy it. Even when it was a normal flagship price!
As it is this is just ridiculous!

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By in United States,

I am exactly the target market for this set but I won't be getting it. I'm just flat running out of room with all of the massive sets they've been putting out recently. Same goes for the GB Headquarters. When things are reasonably priced I don't feel too bad about holding on to the set for a bit before I make space to display it. But between the price inflation and backlog I'm finding it hard to justify.

How are they putting out so much so quickly? I guess it's good for them being the largest toy manufacturer in the world.

Also, why do they keep referring to the nuclear reactor at the rear of the cave as a computer? They've got the sign on it right at least...

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By in Ireland,

Is the hair on that Shakespearean bust the same as the Shakespeare cmf or is it brand new?

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By in Canada,

The thumbnail photo sums it up for me. From a distance I have no idea what it is. It appears to be the large $100 set for an Egyptian dessert theme. I just don't understand why they made it so disjointed.

It doesn't even seem to be in the same league as Arkham Asylum, which was $110 USD cheaper.

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By in United Kingdom,

As a owner of the newest arkham asylum. I find this to be a bit bitty I wish they would join them all up to make a nice structure. I know it's like this for playability but at that price point and as its based on the old Adam west series I don't think it will appeal to children absolutely adore the mini figures though

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By in United States,

Not for that price.

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By in United States,

Look at the Batmobile. Is that an "illegal" connection I see?

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By in United Kingdom,

Too expensive, still gonna buy it.

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By in Canada,

Holy stickers Batman!

Love the wallpaper bricks though.

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By in United Kingdom,

Love it, but at that price...... It also looks more like a playset (well, it is a toy!) but I'm glad I went for GBHQ and Brick Bank as I won't be going for it with this.

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By in Germany,

Netgear: They changed that clip part a couple of months ago, it is now a legal connection. Previously it would break because of stress, now it's fine.

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By in United States,

@netgear @X1 Two That style of connection is also used on the new Creator 3105 Ocean Explorer as well

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By in United States,

I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!! It looks just like it does in the TV show!!

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By in Switzerland,

And just look at all those amazing stickers!

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By in United States,

Like others here, I love the set but not the price. $269.99 is hard to swallow. I'm a bit dismayed a focus of the set, according to the Designer video, is the stickers. The wallpaper bricks are really neat though.

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By in United Kingdom,

The design and execution of the set is pretty much the best representation of a 'cave' they could have possibly done, and better than most MOC's from what I recall, it has a pleasing artistic style to it. I have no complains on any of the design aspects of the model besides two issues: the exposed '4613196 - Plate 16X16' on the towering area of the playset. Additionally #6860 - The Batcave designed by Marcos Bessa had a much better transformation function between the alter-ego and heroes, where this one lacks the 'transformation but succeeds on the spinning feature with the use of the new 'firehouse' pole.

The Minifigures are outstanding besides the exclusion of Mr. Freeze (which I have heard is coming in a ploybag but it's odd it's not included) and I still don't know why LEGO is lacking with their printing on dark Minifigure heads. I dislike the number of stickers especially the two large 8x16 ones. Those printed 1x4 bricks look out of place with the LEGO System and their simplistic style.

My main critique of the entire set is the the price of the set compared to it's 'size.' this set in no way shape or form looks like a £229.99 set with 2,526 pieces, more like £149.99 set. Nor does it look appealing enough to spend the RRP, even though I mentioned it's appealing aesthetics; just not enough. I guess the price of the set could have been driven up given this is the only set based on the 1966 TV series and it had to include all the new prints and other graphics like many other one off sets.

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By in United States,

Wow that's expensive but I like it

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By in United States,

Those minifigs all look incredible. My favorite part has to be those new printed pattern bricks! Awesome. Definitely out of my price range for a Batman set even though it's super cool.

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By in United Kingdom,

I would have paid £50-60 for the Batmobile with a few minifigures, but this is way too overpriced for such a disjointed set. Consider me out.

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By in Czech Republic,

Batmobile is nice, minifigs are superb and I somehow like that look from Wayne manison wall side. But that's it for me. Again, as it happens quite often lately, I don't get why anything from that whole bunch of really cool stuf presented in video is supposed to be cool.

Like 'million stickers' - how cool!
Wallpaper brick that does real magic as the pattern stil fits together - how cool!
Helicopter that's trully... strange I guess?- oh how that's cool!

I don't know... it does look like decent playset but wich such halo around it I had expectations for something more afol oriented. Also (again) the price tag is about $50 higher than I think it should have been :/ Not even talking the UK price!

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By in United Kingdom,

Far, far too expensive.

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By in United States,

@someguy827 You do realize that $270 USD is $380 CAD? I'd cross the border to get it at $330CAD ($230USD). This set is overpriced. I'd get just the Batmobile if possible.

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By in United States,

I give LEGO a lot of credit for doing something this out of the box. It'd be one thing to do another current version of the Batcave, but to reach back to the old series is pretty cool and unexpected. And I suppose it's risky, too, because I doubt a lot of kids are all that familiar with the show. Clearly, this is meant for AFOLs. I'll be saving up for it, perhaps for the next double VIP points day.

On the down side, it seems that apart from the Creator modulars and amusement park rides, the large-scale sets are now regularly soaring well above $200.

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By in United Kingdom,

I have to get this when it comes out, the price is a little steep but I guess there isn't anything that can be done about that. For all the people saying they just want the BatMobile I have just listed the custom one I made based on LEGO Batman 3, since it is pretty similar to this ,on eBay. I won't post the link as I don't know the rules for doing that in the comments in BrickSet but if you head over and search for the set number you can find it.

Hopefully I can offset some of the cost of buying the set.

That being said, it does look fantastic though this will take pride of place in my display when I get it.

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By in United Kingdom,

I so wanted to love this set - it's the Batman I grew up with - but it's just not happening. The Batmobile is great and the Batcopter and Batcycle cool, but I'm just not getting the three buildings.

It seems to me that the target audience is AFOLs of my age who would look for a set that you could display and I don't think it works. As a play set then perhaps the whole batpoles, cave and building front make sense but to me they just look a mess.

Like most people I was also amazed (in a bad way) at the price but a quite bit of research shows that it is almost exactly the same as the SHIELD Helicarrier, which I bought and didn't feel particularly overcharged over. However, that set is sufficiently impressive to justify the price and, to me, this one doesn't.

Also, the equivalent Euro and Dollar prices come to about £187-188. Now this may be a regular position for sets of this price (I've never bother checking before) but that is the final straw in making my mind up that I won't need to worry about finding space for it.

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By in Denmark,

Where are the clip-on signs that say BAH-ROOM! SMASH!? ;-) I'll just do the Bat-dance away from this pricey set...

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By in United Kingdom,

Ridiculous UK price.

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By in United States,

Looks great! I understand the price is a bit much, but for a licensed set, on the anniversary of its debut year, and the iconic scenes and minifigures, the price is actually quite reasonable. The price per piece count is about 0.10 cents per piece, which isn't bad. Aside from this, It is out of my price range, so unless I get it for a birthday or Christmas present, probably won't be able to get my hands on it.

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By in United States,

Needs more "Bat-" labels. On everything. That would make having a million stickers worth it ;)

Yeah, I'm priced out of this one.

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By in United Kingdom,

The UK price conversion is disappointing.

US $269.99 = £187
CA $329.99 = £160
DE 249.99€ = £188

Its definitely a sub £200 set

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By in United States,

Yeah, I don't see what looks "great" about this set. The right module with the office and Wayne Manor is fantastic, really a great part of the set, but the rest is a bunch of filler that has nothing to play with and little aesthetic variation. The vehicles are solid, but the structure itself is poor. The worst is that the lab section has no place in the structure, which is mostly wall, anyway. While the figures are very appealing, I can't justify full-price on this, and I would, for the first time, feel genuinely let down if I did pay all $270 for this set. While I do want it, I can't get myself as excited this time.

I'm not sure I get the disappointment with the Penguin. Sure, he reuses prints, but he's still perfectly accurate, and new prints would be hardly different from the ones they already had.

@ Clone: If you're referring to Catwoman's hair, that's not the case. Because her hair would require a new mold, it had to be made earlier for it to appear here. Her hair appears in different colors on the Tiger Woman CMF.
@ LukeSkywalker: At most, D2Cs allow recolors, and so it is indeed the Shakespeare hair.

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By in United Kingdom,

Wow, like others here I had a thought when I first saw images it would cost a lot less.. I had no idea it's piece count would be so large considering it is a group of separate structures.. If it was a complete Wayne mansion that could sit in a Lego modular city easily I would have no hesitation but in its current form and it's very high uk price this will be a pass for me.. Way too expensive.. With all the new sets, brick bank, GB firehouse and the forth coming Star Wars ucs sets its one expensive set too much, even though I could afford it... I'm no mug Lego!!!!

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By in Poland,

I agree it's great. I don't know the series, but it looks as cool and epic as it can get.

But wait. 1200 PLN? Is it April the 1st or what?

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By in United Kingdom,

Ouch! UK price is too high. Cracking set though.

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By in Netherlands,

@Monkeyman3838: good point that the price per piece is on the magic 10 cent per piece.

Personally I don't believe in ppp. The price per piece will probably be very inflated by small pieces for this set. This set seems to have many, many slopes and wedge plates. The former are smaller. Just compare 100 cheese slopes versus 100 2x4 bricks and you will see how fallible price per piece can be.
Lego sets have been using more and more small detail pieces. 1x1 plates, cheese slopes and 1x1 round plates are very popular. Probably with this set too.

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By in United Kingdom,

So very over priced. I love my lego but it is getting so I have to pick the sets I buy. LEGO we are not made of money !!!!!!

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By in United States,

Price is insane! Pass!

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By in Czech Republic,

Agree, the price is insane and starting to push me out of the hobby :( I try to collect strictly exlusives and only "play sets", but unfortunately this is getting more and more expensive every year. I know, it is my problem :)

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By in United States,

Holy insane price, Batman!

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By in Poland,

Absolutly amazing. Lots of details, lots of vehicles, so many equipments, 9 minifigures. What else?

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By in United States,

OH MY GOSH THAT PRICE I think it should be 200$ at the most

My birthday is coming up so I'm saving now with money from that and I'll sell some stuff and maybe I'll get enough but still on the price wow.

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By in United States,

@empdal: How is it not AFOL-oriented? It's over 2,000 pieces, it's marked as ages 14+, and it's based on a show that aired 50 years ago!

@mad4LEGO: I think the number of unique figures (and unique parts in general) is probably a factor in the price. The Ferris Wheel and Ghostbusters Firehouse both have a much better price per piece, but they also both have a LOT more repetition in their actual builds. By contrast, this set has nine figs with printing that doesn't appear in any other sets, and many discrete sections of the build using very different pieces, so in parts alone it'd probably be closer to a run-of-the-mill ten cents per piece ($250 or so). Throw in licensing costs and it's pretty easy to see how LEGO could arrive at a $270 price!

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By in United Kingdom,

When compared with GB HQ, this isn't good value. The price per part is good, (in the UK at least) but the finished product doesn't look like £230.

However, the more I look at it, the more I like it!

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By in United States,

Love Wayne Manor and the Batmobile. In fact, everything except the Batcave looks great. Unfortunately, the Batcave is a major part of this set. There needs to be at least one more small section to fit at least some of those cave accessories into and the Batcave wall needs some detail work. That wouldn't be too costly or time consuming to do on one's own, but at that price point, it should have been part of the set. I am not sure if I'll be picking it up. If I do, I'll definitely be adding some bricks.

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By in Canada,

The main image is not very flattering. Looking at the additional images, the front of the house looks decent and the caves attach OK. Overall not very exciting or Ultimate Collectors. Very different reaction than the Spinjutzu temple. That one seemed to appeal to a large audience. A proper house with cave underneath would have been more interesting, but piece count would have been an issue. Then again... GBHQ...

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By in United States,

So many stickers! Between this and the GB HQ, has The Lego Group just given up on new printed elements?

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By in United States,

Well, I like it... Love the figs and the Batmobile, as well as the office vignette, and the cave doesn't look awful. The helicopter sucks, and the Batcycle looks really off. Also... where on Earth is the Bat Computer? The atomic pile is not a computer.

There's a good reason for the exposed studs everywhere... how else would you have Batman and Robin climbing the walls?!

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By in United States,

@ ijackson: The printing budget probably went into the new wallpaper-patterned bricks.

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By in Russian Federation,

Wow looks really awful. These 3 structures are very bad, waste of bricks. The only nice parts of this set arethe bat helicopter and the joker figure

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By in United States,

finally official images for classic tv series batcave.
now just have to wait for the scarecrow and killer croc sets.

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By in United States,

I'm turning into Eeyore. ... Another Batman?... Would be better priced and more realistic at $200... The tall section seems to mainly serve as space for the slide-poles to work. Wish there was more features or details added to that area. ... Where is the nod to the fight scenes with the 'whams' and 'bangs'?

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By in United States,

It appears that LEGO got confused on whether they wanted to make this a playset or a collector set.
The price is insane, even for most adults that grew up watching the show.
The only thing I can say this set has going for it is the minifigures and batmobile. Otherwise this is a pass.

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By in Canada,

It needn't be said yet again, but yikes on the price. And that hike to Canadian currency is bonkos!

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By in United Kingdom,

There is so much more they could have done instead of these skeletal structures. Maybe there are over 2500 pieces, but it just doesn't do it for me. Then there's the over inflated price.
Sorry TLG, I'm passing on this one.

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By in United States,

I really hope Lego is reading these comments and will lower the price to $250

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By in Germany,

The set is okay-ish at best. It is not even one nicely build cave, but just pieces of one. For that kind of money, I would much rather buy one of the awesome sets in the same price-range.

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By in United States,

"Telephone has an awesome new sticker"

That phrase should never be uttered on a set that costs this much. The wallpaper is great, the multitude of stickers is a disgrace. The way they try to pretend stickers are "cool" is just embarrassing.

Like someone else said above, this really looks like it was (and probably should be) 3 sets. A part of the Wayne manor/Batcave and a vehicle each, spread out the figures and one or two might actually be neat.

I just can't buy it at this price, with that many stickers and when it just looks so... "okay".

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By in Canada,

Does anybody else think that Alfred looks like Stan Lee?

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By in United States,

This is one ugly set. Disappointing.

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By in Australia,

Will be $450 AUD (Helicarrier is $500). Our Canadian cousins have it easy with our dollar at parity, its probably actually best for Australians to get it from Canada rather than anywhere else in the world. will be $440ish in GBP and $390 in USD. Going to buy Brick Bank at the next double VIP i think.

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By in United Kingdom,

i didn't think I'd say this, but I'm at the stage with this one where I almost don't care what the price is, or that there are one or two shortcomings to this set (the jatcycle really could be better). This is the best set I've seen LEGO put out. They appear to be marketing this directly at me, couldn't have pitched a better idea at me. This one goes straight to the top of my list (probably at the expense of the Ghostbusters HQ)

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By in Canada,

I wish the designer video was longer! They didn't explain what the "ATOMIC PILE" thing is.

Cool set. Catwoman looks great!

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By in Australia,

Hahaha, Brits and Canadian's complaining about pricing of LEGO, come to Australia if you really want to complain! While I do want it, I just hope it sticks around for a while as I'm hoping to get the bank and firehouse at the next [email protected] promotion (Okay Olaf polybag is there now but still, spending $AU750 to get that is not exactly tempting)

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By in United Kingdom,

So I quite like the wallpaper, love the batmobile and the figures are superb. There's just so much extra nonsense that's not needed - had it been priced around Jokerland prices then it would have been a must-buy, but this is a big fail for me.

All we really want is the batmobile!

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By in Australia,

I shudder to think what the price will be here in Australia. It'll be upwards of $400 or $500, easily.

The minifigs look nice, and the Batmobile is great, but for what you get? Two cave sections (made out of a horrible beige/tan colour) and one room of the mansion? And where are you supposed to store all those extra little Bat-accessories?

I appreciate the idea of the set, but it's ... awful to my eyes, and -- unfortunately, like a lot of sets these days -- just not worth the money they're asking for it.

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By in United States,

I love how "translucent headlight element" and "Also includes a cat" are featured. For stuff like that, $270 is a bargain!

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By in United States,

Holy crap! Who can actually afford this stuff right now? Lego's lost it.

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By in Australia,

That was a very rushed designer video. They even skipped over the exterior features of the first module. We don't mind long videos guys, we already love LEGO!

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By in United States,

Might buy on discount, otherwise I just can't spare it. It would have been amazing if they split these into three separate models that could be connected.

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By in United States,

And to people saying the beige is ugly, I personaly think it looks great!

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By in United Kingdom,

Why are the Canadians moaning? Surely the price stated is local currency? Meaning Canada get this set the cheapest? Am I missing something?

Way way way way over-priced btw, I was expecting Arkham Asylum pricing, not double. Looks like this will have to be bought from smyths during their November 20% off sale.

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By in United States,

I'm not buying it if it doesn't inculde Bat-Repelant Shark Spray. Then it would be a waste of $270 :)

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By in United States,

I think should have used gray shades and black for the cave walls. For me also the price is just too high and a retail of $200-220 is more real world. If you want to sell the set it needs priced so more people can afford it,and of course Lego knows this.

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By in United States,

I'd definitely be willing to spend US$270 on a Classic TV Batman set, but probably not this one. I love the minifigs, Batmobile, and Batcopter, but that doesn't add up to $270. Just not a fan of the rest of the set.

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By in United States,

I thought I read somewhere this was going to be a general release. Is that not the case?

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By in United States,

My issue with the minifigs is that Batman, Robin, and the Riddler have white eyes, whereas their characters in the show had their actual eyes showing through. Would have liked to see that in LEGO.

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By in Canada,

@Greendude: According to the Google Currency Converter the MSRP of this set is 329.99 CND which equals 231.92$ US. If we were paying in US Funds than yes, we are effectively paying cheaper than US for this product, but we are not, we are paying in Canadian Dollars, and 300+ Canadian Dollars is not that easy to drop for most families, especially ones of the middle to lower classes. Consider that Arkham Asylum, while having a considerable lower number of bricks, cost us 210$ when it was initially released according to the information on this very site, well the price is very large.

Basically there is a 907 piece difference between the two sets, while the difference in the price is 120$ CND. Which, even given inflation the past three years between releases and the differences in pieces seems to be a bit off putting. Especially when the Americans are paying 270 for this set, making our MSRP higher by approximately... 60$ due in part to the current standing of the Loonie compared to United States dollars. That is a rather large price gap between the countries considering we're on the same continent and most LEGO sets in the past year or so have only had a 20$ difference in pricing between dollars. Not entirely favorable when using our own money. I mean it isn't like we all have two separate currency accounts and pay LEGO in US Dollars for their products or something.

Heck if we were actually paying at today's market rate we would be asked to pay 384.16$ dollars for this set. So obviously LEGO is trying not to price based on actual exchange rates for their MSRP, however the price is still exorbitant when comparing this set and its contents to Arkham Asylum. I have to wonder if there isn't some kind of additional cost for LEGO here having to give part of the proceeds of sales to the estates of West, Newmar and Ward.

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By in United States,

I don't know about $269.99 for what this set is. Seems steep to me and apparently everyone else. I like the Batmobile but it's just not worth it. I think for $ 45.00 more I'd rather get Ghostbusters HQ as it will actually look respectable on display instead of this tan mess.

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By in Singapore,

it's too expensive for something that looks ridiculous. why can't they split everything up into smaller sets. i only need the car and the helicopter, plus the minifigs. I don't need the rest. the stickers are a big no-no!

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By in United States,

Long overdue, IMO! I notice today is the 50th anniversary of when the show began.

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By in Australia,

well now ive seen it , slightly disapointed but will buy this just for the nostalgia and love of the tv show , it will look great with my other pop culture kits - tardis , ecto 1 etc

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By in Australia,

2100 pieces less than the Ghostbusters 75827 Firehouse Headquarters yet only Aust$100 less EXPENSIVE! The pricing seems ridiculous considering... and the stickers... no no no LEGO.
But alas it must be bought to preserve history!

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By in Canada,

Regardless of wha currency is used, this looks too expensive. But gosh the nostalgia power it has over me is immense.

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By in United States,

Too expensive...not something I say lightly. On the other hand, I think the Batcave sections are just as marvelous as the Wayne Manor part (though I'm surprised at the cave showing through the two lower stories' windows!) and I even like the Batcopter. (Don't remember the Batcycle well enough to have an opinion on it!) This is going to force a painful decision. There's just too much expensiveness coming all at once; something's got to give. I have a bad feeling it's going to be the GBHQ, at least for the moment.

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By in Sweden,

"Also includes a cat." Fantastic! That sells it to me :)

More seriously, I'm really tempted. We'll see, I do have quite a few VIP points I could burn on this...

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By in Netherlands,

Disappointing that the fire poles don't actually extend into the office. The 'poles' in the office (behind the wall) don't even align with the ones that lead to the cave (this becomes very clear in one of the additional images, the side view). So both from a play feature and a display piece point of view this could have been better.
Side effect: extending the poles all the way up would have made the main building some 8 studs less tall which means that the windows could have been placed at a realistic height: currently the ground floor windows are way too high up.

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By in United States,

I really really like it. A nice homage to the 1960's show. However, with the HQ, the brickbank, and 3 Star Wars UCS sets this year - I would really need to see a few reviews before spending that amount on it.

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By in Switzerland,

Hmmmm.....an interesting discussion. I have to admit that its not very attractive. It has a lot of pieces but I'm not convinced that they've been used to the best effect - I would have closed off at least one wall of the batcave to make it feel like a cave. Its very expensive for what it looks like. Having built the Ghostbusters HQ, that looks and feels like an expensive set. However, this batcave doesn't give me the same feeling. I don't think that I will be buying this.

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By in Germany,

Looks great - at last a "proper" Batcave ;-)
Deffo want one. Completely overpriced of course, even in EUR :-(

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By in Denmark,

Perhaps this will be the gem of the future.

The high price may result in low sales, however, due to the theme it will most likely be desirable and sought after when it retires.

Who knows? Future will tell.

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By in Germany,

I love the Vehicles and Minifigs (minus Penguin), but the batcave itself doesn't exactly blow my mind.
I'll have to pass on this one, especially considering pricepoint / zero new molds / lots of stickers / brown parts pack...

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By in Hungary,

The world "price" gives 92 matches on this page.
"Fig" gives 46 matches.
"Batman" gives 25 matches.

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By in United Kingdom,

Puuuurrrrfect minifigures, but the cave itself does not scream Sixties Batman. Rather, it screams of a way to make silly profits from the Batmobile (IDEAS) and likeness of the original cast.

£230 could be better spent...

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By in United Kingdom,

This set should have filled me with joy, but instead infuriates me.

I was greatly anticipating this one, and I consider myself the perfect demographic for this set - the love of Lego, superheores (especially Batman) and I grew up with this particular 1960's TV incarnation of the Dark Knight.

The design is off and the target market isn't clear; make it for AFOLs (clearly the obvious choice) or children, not attempt to do both and fail. Nine minifigures, a batmobile (with stud shooters) and a multitude of "really cool" stickers does not justify £230.

On the topic of the ridiculous pricing structure, why on earth do people in the UK (and Australia) have to pay so much more?! I'm in the UK, I'm part of the EU and people in Germany can purchase this set £50 cheaper. It's disgusting!

I believe Lego are taking advantage of our passions and our nostalgic needs, and in doing so have totally compromised their integrity. They should be ashamed and Ole Kirk Christiansen will be weeping.

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By in United Kingdom,

I love the optimism of whoever it was who thought the phrase "Also includes a cat" might just persuade some of the doubters.

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By in Belgium,

Would love to see the Batmobile being released as a seperate set!

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By in Belgium,

"The Batcycle features a driver’s seat for Batman™, translucent headlight element..."
"Also includes a cat"

Wow those descriptions are quite shocking. Since when is a translucent headlight a feature :) and like someone who was making the description was thinking and just yelled at the person at the PC: "oh and it also includes a cat! don't forget that in the features list"

Anyways, I'm starting to doubt on this. The minifigs are PERFECT. The batmobile and other vehicles are quite nice. The sliding poles and desk area are great.... but the rest is a bit incoherent and the price is very steep... Must meditate on this one... GB HQ and Brick Bank are up first!

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By in United Kingdom,

I'd get Batmobile with Batman/Robin, but I agree with the general consensus that the set as a whole is a bit... meh. It looks awesome on the back of the box, but in the video and other pictures not so much. To be fair to the designers I'm not sure what they could have done to make it look better, a generic cave with a few gadgets will always be just a few gadgets in a generic cave.

I like that The Riddler and Joker both come with TNT - a lot of thought must have gone into that.

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By in United States,

Did anyone notice that on the show, there is no helipad in the batcave? They had to drive to the airport to get the batcopter.

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By in United Kingdom,

The helicopter is very interesting to me. The Bat copter which appears in the 1960s film was a Bell 47 with added Bat features.

But without them, its the same helicopter in the Whirlybirds TV Show, Skippy and perhaps most well-known in MASH. Certainly for me when I was growing up, a Bell 47 was what a small helicopter should look like.

And now, Lego have done the leg work of designing one for other people to reuse.

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By in United Kingdom,

I'll look at buying the pieces for the car and helicopter but I don't find the general structure appealing at all. And although the figures look good I'm not paying £230 for two vehicles and some figures. Way too over-priced IMO.

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By in United Kingdom,

It will be interesting to see it in the 'plastic' if they have it displayed in the window of Lego stores. Though, if the majority reaction on here is anything to go by they may not want people to see it built in case it puts them off buying it.

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By in Germany,

Excluding tax, it seems cheapest in Canada:

Price to USD to CAD to GBP to EUR to DKK
USD 269,99 € 269,99 € 384,25 € 187,37 € 249,25 € 1.859,69 €
CAD 329,99 € 231,85 € 329,99 € 160,90 € 214,00 € 1.596,96 €
GBP 229,99 € 331,45 € 471,77 € 229,99 € 306,02 € 2.283,03 €
EUR 249,99 € 270,80 € 385,39 € 187,93 € 249,99 € 1.865,26 €
DKK 2.499,00 € 362,80 € 516,34 € 251,78 € 334,91 € 2.499,00 €

Apparently, Denmark has the worst prices of all official prices.
EUR and USD are almost on par, however sales tax applies in the USA.
Canadian prices are by far the best.

How many VIP points do you get in Canada?

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By in United States,

Who is this set for? The price and theme says AFOLs, but the design and play features says kids. I love the old Batman, I grew up on it, but I can't think of any way this would fit with my collection. All those loose bits tend to disappear or get lost.

Were this a single, integrated structure with some nice details, I'd be much happier with it. That's just my preference though.

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By in Belgium,

@Drakuhl

Denmark sure is expensive! I was in the lego store in Copenhagen and it's better for me to buy the sets online for my own country then to buy them there :) Their wages are luckily for them higher too, although they pay a lot of taxes too.

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By in United States,

I'm another one balking at the price, and I am the target audience for this. Get a clue, LEGO.
I will probably pay out the nose for some of the minifigures I want (and the Batmobile). Guess I'll have to see what they are going for on Bricklink after a bit.

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By in United States,

I love the batmobile it looks just like the one in the show

I want it can't wait till the day I get it

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By in United States,

I can't wait for instructions.

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By in United Kingdom,

This is my first ever comment on brickset! As an AFOL i do get taken in by the higher priced sets and as a lover of the batman theme i have to say am hugely disappointed with both the price and the actual set itself. When i saw the rumours last week about this i inwardly groaned as i knew it was a must-buy, however having seen it in all its glory,i can confirm that this is the first set of this ilk that i will be making a conscious effort not to purchase. Damn shame.

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By in United Kingdom,

So many price complaints. Of the four DC minifig sets out so far this year, this one is the cheapest going by price per brick.
However I do agree with a lot people here about how unimpressive the set looks.

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By in United States,

I AM BUYING THIS

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By in United Kingdom,

@magpie9 I agree that the price is comparable to other DC/Marvel sets so I think the widespread reaction that it is overpriced comes from what a desperately disappointing waste of a potential great idea it is.

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By in Canada,

Interesting how Canada has it cheapest! Yet that doesn't make it cheap for Canadians to buy. Our dollar may have dropped quite a bit in the past few years, but wages don't increase to account for it because the in-country economy doesn't change too much. So while from the outside it looks like the best value, us folks on the inside who were absolutely thrilled to once buy the Parisian Restaurant for 189.99 when the USA got it for 159.99, this looks brutally over priced.

(Just observations, I'm in no way economically inclined or knowledgable beyond my own thoughts)

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By in United States,

This price is crazy. I am going to have to look the other way when giving my debit card to the cashier.

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By in United States,

I think it is interesting to compare this set to the Ninjago Temple of Airjitzu as they are similar in more than one way. Both sets have a similar size and piece count, and both have one tall structure with two smaller ones. And they both have a cave.

The Temple of Airjitzu is clearly a piece of art with pleasing colors, symmetries, and details. It looks stunning on display, and it also has some tastefully hidden play-features. It is amazing that a theme like Ninjago, which is aimed at young boys, got such a gorgeous set that even adults will drool over. I actually think it is the most beautiful LEGO set ever released.

I can't however say the same thing about the Batcave. The front of the manor is a good start, and the Batmobile is good too. The rest just looks like a play-set for little kids with a bunch of jumbled parts. The set lacks beauty and displayability - something that is important to AFOLs.

Looking at the Ninjago Temple, I know LEGO designers could have done an amazing Batcave, if they wanted to. That's encouraging and sad at the same time... I do like the wallpaper bricks though...

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By in United Kingdom,

Thankfully this is just a bunch of tan plates and rockwork, with a few minifigs.
I really don't need it.
I'll have a wonderful Temple of Airjutsu instead.

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By in United States,

What the heck.........I'm thinking Lego is just gonna keep overpricing things till the day it dies, too bad we couldn't all boycott legos till the prices go down, I mean who the heck is gonna pay 300 freakin bucks for that made by some other company? No one, but since it's Lego we all respect it and pay 10 cents per little itsy bit of plastic...bunch of trash

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By in United Kingdom,

@Odeinoichus
@willobee498

I'm struggling to understand why you think you're getting such a bad deal.

Are you saying, because Canada's 329.99 is a higher number than US's 269.99, Canadians are paying more? And by that logic 229.99 in the UK means we Brits are getting a great deal? Even though Brits are expected to pay CAD $475 for this set?

I'm not having a go, just trying to understand your viewpoint.

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By in United Kingdom,

£229 for that?! Thats ridiculous and way over-inflated!

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By in United States,

Been waiting for a '66 Batman set for years! Very pricey though... not at all affordable!

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By in United States,

All these comments and I'm the first person to complain that there's no BATGIRL? Really?

I'll be expecting a Batgirl/Batgirlcycle set later this year, LEGO. Don't leave me hanging.

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By in Canada,

Would it kill TLG to include a large baseplate for this set to, at the very least, place all the builds / mini builds on? Or any set that is released these days for that matter?

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By in United States,

I'm hoping Mr.Freeze poly will be available with the set. I can't wait to purchase mine.

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By in United States,

Ditto on the Batgirl comment!

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By in Canada,

@Greendude: It's really quite simple, while we may appear to have the cheapest price our buying power is in the loo right now, and pretty dang far down. Our dollar is currently below 70 cents a dollar which basically means our buying power is terrible. And as was pointed out our income doesn't climb nearly as high as it should when compared to such things, especially where Inflation is concerned. People on Welfare in Canada can barely afford to pay rent to live most places despite attempts to increase the amounts given across the board in those areas of our infrastructure.

So when faced with such a large and underwhelming set, whose price point is utter shite when it comes to our own dollar, of course we're going to complain about it. The value perceived or otherwise, is just not there. I mean it's plain to see, I'm not usually a complainer about these types of designs, but honestly, when I heard we were getting a Sixties Era Batcave I did not envision such a horrible choice in model designs, or such a horrible choice in price range.

I can actually see where the designers had little to go on, the set itself actually captures the campy feel and look of the sets from the show pretty faithfully in all honesty, it's a minimalistic approach to the design trying to tug at the old heartstrings of fans of that particular television show. And the vehicles are quite snazzy, but in my eyes personally it does not equate to spending 330$ before taxes of my hard earned Canadian Dollars, with that kind of money I could get a much better use out of my buying power by picking up between five-eleven other LEGO sets I've been meaning to pick up in the lower price ranges from other Themes and wouldn't bat an eye at dropping that much for those because the value is much better. Perceptively.

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By in Canada,

My first post on here.

I don't mean to be a negative Nancy, but I'm a bit disappointed in this one too.

The mini-figs and Wayne Manor room are fantastic, but the rest simply doesn't look great. For that price, you really need the display wow factor, like the Ewok Village.

Saying all of this, it would be great if they did a few other smaller sets in this series, such as Commissioner Gordon's Office, Batgirl and cycle, and goofy low-budget villain's hideout, maybe with King Tut or Egghead.

It would be nice to do a bit of a homage to the West Batman, but having to drop so much $$$ just for admission isn't fun...

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By in United States,

Can the Justice League Hall of Justice please be next in line?

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By in Germany,

@Odeinoichus: You still have the cheapest official price worldwide. Every Lego fan in other countries is looking with envy at those prices and is trying to figure out how to do their LEGO shopping in Canada. It is even more pronounced with the Ghostbusters firehouse, where for some the price difference is almost a quarter of the price.

So while Lego may have raised their prices in Canada, the prices are still dirt cheap comparatively.

What else do you want? Pay half of what everyone else pays?

Add to that that you also get more VIP points for your purchase which means with VIP point arbitrage (buy Lego in Canada, use VIP points in UK) even more savings...

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By in United Kingdom,

OMG I lost count of how many times Lego said "stickers" or "new sticker" in their YouTube video of the set. I didn't hear one mention of "printed", really shameful for a set of this magnitude and price. The trend and shift away from printed parts continues, won't be long before printed parts are no longer made.

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By in United Kingdom,

Wow - I thought I was getting my pants pulled down and my jumper pulled over my eyes with the prices of Star Wars sets! ...and it's a shame as I loved the '60s Batman show when I was younger and would really like to have this. Maybe not this year but perhaps next year - if we ever see double or triple VIP points in the UK ever again

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By in United Kingdom,

@Odeinoichus I'm not disputing the value of the set...it's terrible value and quite a disappointing set considering the price and what they could have done.

I'm simply querying Canadians' logic of this set being more expensive for Canadians than other nations, in particular you've said this set is $60 more than the US price but it simply isn't, it's less than the US is paying. You guys get the best deal.

I can only assume you think we're all paid equally in like for like jobs. For instance, working a 40 hour shift at McDonalds would pay £400 a week in the UK, US$400 in the USA and CAD$400 in Canada. In this scenario Canada would be worse off after buying this set because UK would be left with £170.01 of their weekly pay, US $130.01 and Canada $70.01. But this isn't the case as far as I'm aware. I had a quick google at minimum wages in these countries and Canada is favourable in comparison. The UK minimum wage is £3.30-£6.70 per hour depending on age and type of job. US is $2.13-$7.25 and Canada is $9.80-$12.50. Converting these to US dollars means the UK sits at $4.75-$9.65, the US remains $2.13-£7.25 and Canada converts to $6.82-$8.70.

More telling is the amount of hours a person on minimum wage in each of these countries has to work to be able to buy this set.

Brits have to work between 35-70 hours, depending on age and job type.

The poor Americans have to work between 38 hours and 127 hours! I understand this figure is skewed because it doesn't take tipping into account.

You crazy Canadians only have to work between 27 hours and 34 hours.

This must surely show how good you guys have it compared to the rest of us. You might be thinking about cost of living but I assure you, Britain is much more expensive than Canada.

Our petrol is double yours.

Our median home price is $618,391.44, Canada's is $440,000.00...at the same time your average home is 1,948 square feet whilst the UK's is 818 square feet. Britain pays 40% more for a house that is 138% smaller than yours.

I understand the Scandinavian countries have it even worse than Britain.

Now we all know Lego is a rip off wherever you live but be thankful Canada has some of the best prices in the world.

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By in United States,

It does seem pretty much everyone agrees, it is too expensive for what you get and the figures look great.

How that translates to sales numbers, we will see, but I am suspecting a great many to buy it despite the issues, even if so they don't miss out on it later and pay even more money...

I will weigh my options, but likely will try to source the figures and batmobile separately. Even if it only saves 100$, it is still saving money.

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By in Australia,

With everyone else complaining about pricing i'll chime in, UAE pricing on this will be ridiculous; for example it is USD 300 for the Millennium Falcon in the official LEGO stores here. My complaint to LEGO on the matter only received the most token (and pathetic) generic response.

Regarding the set itself, I'll echo the few who already said they don't like so many loose items with nowhere to put them inside the scene. I'll pass.

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By in United States,

This set is overpriced for sure, but it is actually close to 10 cents per piece (US) as it is $269.99/2526 pieces. The Helicarrier is worse since it is $349.99/2996 pieces, although it has bigger pieces.

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By in United Kingdom,

Waiting 3 years to get this to market. I suppose it was all the research into the stickers that held Lego up. But those stickers must surely be worth the wait and the price! Yeah and no Batgirl, Commissioner Gordon or even a goon. Sorry but this is a pass for me too.

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By in Canada,

@Greendude From an outsider looking in, yes it is the best deal in the world. So maybe we shouldn't be complaining? But then why should anyone whine about a non essential luxury item. Grand scheme of it all, there's a lot more to living in a country than what numbers we can find with Google. :p

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By in Netherlands,

When the low quality image leaked I expected it to be fantastic, but feel very underwhelmed by this thing. The disjointed thing together with nothing being particularly cool apart from the Batmobile and the office stuff makes me question who thought this'd be a great set for that amount of money. I'm not going to buy it because the set, like someone said earlier, just isn't there.

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By in United Kingdom,

I'm surprised some are saying it should only be one thing, playset or collector's set. How restrictive is that?

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By in United Kingdom,

I'm not sure about this set. As others have said the study looks good and the Batmobile is super but I don't like the cave much and the price seems way too high.

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By in United Kingdom,

Looks amazing but sadly way out of my price range. Not really sure who it's aimed at either, the play features would indicate children, but an AFOL who grew up on the series would want it for display, especially at that price point. I would only be interested in the Batman and Robin figures, stickers and instructions so I could build the Batmobile. Unless of course Lego decide they could release it in its own set..?

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By in United States,

@nparker: The problem is, it's really neither. It doesn't succeed as a playset due to having very few play features, and it's not very attractive on display. Perhaps it could have been a good combination of both, but it just doesn't work on either front.

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By in United Kingdom,

why are we paying £50 more than usa. thats really unfair and unjust? £180 what it should be.

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By in United Kingdom,

I think I just figured out why Canadians think they're getting a bad deal. I stumbled upon an article where Canada's dollar was pretty much equal to the US dollar in 2008 but they were still being charged the higher price for Lego. Maybe this mentality has stuck or maybe they just don't look at current exchange rates in Canada.

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By in United States,

OH YES! I must definitely get one of these... or maybe two...

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By in United States,

Overall, as a set, I'm not interested. However, I would love to build the Batmobile, Batcopter and Batcycle.

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By in United Kingdom,

Holy cow Juice Batman that's a crazy price!!

Would love to have this, but not at that price - it's at least £30 above what I would have imagined (and paid) for a set like this, despite it being a licensed theme. Such a shame - same for all the 'bits' with nowhere to go and what looks like a multitude of stickers :( This could have been such a great set if it had been a more holistic structure with more working/play features - massive opportunity missed, but I suspect it will still sell well. Double VIP points and I might possibly consider it, but no way at £230.

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By in Sweden,

$330 here in Sweden, I'm out.

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By in United States,

For that price, no way. I'd rather have the Ghostbusters HQ, plus that doesn't have any stud-shooters anywhere. Seriously LEGO?

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By in United States,

It's fun:)

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By in United States,

Sometimes you just can't get rid of a bomb

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By in United States,

Lego has officially lost its mind with this pricing. This is nuts! The Ghostbusters HQ pricing still kills me, and this is just kicking me while I'm down.

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By in United Kingdom,

Seems like they put all the time into designing the batmobile (3years). The cave and manor just don't flow I think they need to re-think the price.

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