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UCS Jabba's Sail Barge Forthcoming?

samtheqsamtheq Member Posts: 47
This weekend, Rebelscum reported on the possibility of the next UCS set being a giant (and overpriced) Jabba's Sail Barge:

I suspected the timing was odd, being around April Fool's Day, and these sorts of things always happen then, but they claim to have gotten a cease-and-desist from Lego, that they show on their post.  Note that they have neither ceased, nor desisted...

People who claim the fall UCS set is a new Cloud City are quick to point out the "CC" designation that was given on lists of forthcoming sets, and I can't make that refer to the Sail Barge, no matter how I try.  Also of interest is that Hasbro just successfully crowd-funded an immense Sail Barge that is to scale with their 4" action figure line (the deadline is this week, even), and the whole thing is just too weird.


  • Coolguy5000Coolguy5000 Member Posts: 1,580
    edited April 2018
    They posted on eurobricks that the cease and desist was also their April Fools joke. 
  • Switchfoot55Switchfoot55 Member Posts: 3,262
    From the article: 

    "Time to fess up - this year it was a double dipped April's Fool joke. J and B, please step forward and take a bow for your hard work!"
  • BumblepantsBumblepants Member Posts: 7,534
    Still an interesting idea though. Not a set you hear bandied about in UCS wish lists often. 
  • redarmyredarmy Member Posts: 741
    I couldn’t get the Sandcrawler through the door because apparently it looks like a big square pile of crap..a Barge would be a big pile of crap with sails on..wife wins..
  • CCCCCC Member Posts: 20,526
    The initial rumour began not long after LEGO revealed their late 2017 Ideas spread with most members of the LEGO Star Wars community spruiking for a Cloud City set. Not all shared their belief in this expectation though, and certain parties whispered of something bigger, better and far, far grander. But no-one would break the silence.

    To spruik. There's a word rarely used on lego forums.
  • KaitchKaitch Member Posts: 386
    A Sail Barge wouldn't be too bad. I got one for Christmas, in my early teens so about ten years ago. It's the one with lots of the principle characters, but there's another one with a blue Max Rebo figure. A bigger set, with a nice interior and a host of interesting aliens, could be quite a seller.
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