Nov 21, 2016
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced the release of six highly anticipated expansion packs for LEGO Dimensions, led by the Sonic The Hedgehog Level Pack and the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Story Pack.
All expansion packs in this latest wave feature Battle Arenas with split-screen local gameplay for up to four players. LEGO minifigures included in the expansion packs come with golden Toy Tags which unlock a free play Adventure World of the corresponding entertainment brand, as well as a battle arena that can be reached through Vorton.
The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Story Pack includes six levels and new LEGO Gateway bricks to build the Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA). Players can build the Newt Scamander LEGO minifigure and the pack also comes with the Niffler, which can be rebuilt into the Sinister Scorpion and Vicious Vulture.
With the Sonic The Hedgehog Level Pack, players can build the Sonic the Hedgehog LEGO minifigure. The pack also includes a 3-in-1 Sonic Speedster which can be rebuilt into Blue Typhoon and Motobug, and a 3-in-1 The Tornado which can be rebuilt into Crabmeat and Eggcatcher.
The Gremlins Team Pack includes rivals Gizmo and Stripe LEGO minifigures. Each will unlock the Gremlins Adventure World, where players can explore the Cinema, Clamp Industries, the High School, and more. Players can rebuild the 3-in-1 R.C. Racer vehicle into the Gadget-o-matic and Scarlet Scorpion and the 3-in-1 Flash ‘n’ Finish into a Rampage Record Player and Stripe’s Throne.
The E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Fun Pack includes an E.T. LEGO minifigure with Illumination and Fix-It abilities, as well as special Stealth and Telekinesis skills. Players can build E.T.’s Phone Home device, then rebuild it into the Mobile Uplink and Super-Charged Satellite for additional in-game abilities.
Based on Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time, a Fun Pack comes with Marceline the Vampire Queen LEGO minifigure. Players can build and use Marceline’s Lunatic Amp and then rebuild it into the Shadow Scorpion and Heavy Metal Monster for extra in-game powers. The pack will release in North America first at Toys “R” Us.