|06.26.2013 – The Lone Ranger merchandise are not as plenty as other properties tied to big budget films or animated features but certainly the iconic Cowboy and Indian has put quite a lot of impression when it came out with LEGO sets.
Securing the rights to produce six sets based from the upcoming film its rare you see in a western themed toys dominated by science fiction and fantasy.
It’s something that you no longer see in this era that’s why a previous cowboy flick was long forgotten.
But the Lone Ranger is not just your masked vigilante Cowboy or some voodoo looking Indian. The upcoming film was inspired by its previous iteration spanning eighty years as an enduring icon of the American culture. LEGO the most brand of building toys has since released the sets based in them movie.
The first set is designated 79107 “Comanche Camp” featuring Lone Ranger, Tonto, and an Indian named Red Knee details described below…
“Journey to the Comanche Camp with the Lone Ranger and Tonto! Visit Red Knee in the teepee with removable canopy and campfire. Check out the weapon rack then jump in the canoe and go fishing. Watch out for the scorpions as they launch a surprise attack from the rocky outcrop with the attack function! Includes 3 minifigures with accessories: the Lone Ranger, Tonto and Red Knee.”
Next set is designated 79109 “Colby City Showdown” which includes 5 mini figures that has Lone Ranger, Tonto, Texas Ranger Dan Reid with two bandits names Frank and Ray. This set would definitely a fun build and here’s the description…
Go after the bandits when they rob the town bank in a Colby City Showdown! Fire the cool rooftop cannon as the bandits blow up the vault and try to steal the silver! Take cover and help the Lone Ranger, Tonto and Texas Ranger Dan Reid put the gun-slinging gangsters back behind bars! Includes 5 minifigures with accessories: the Lone Ranger, Tonto, Texas Ranger Dan Reid and 2 bandits, Ray and Frank.
Lastly, the smallest set among the bunch designated 79106 “Cavalry Builder Set” that has The Lone Ranger with Silver the horse and three cavalry soldiers more details with this…
“Say, “Hi-Yo, Silver!” as you blaze into action with the Cavalry Builder Set! Guide the Lone Ranger and his trusty steed Silver into action! Sneak past the defense wall and surprise the cavalry soldiers while they cook dinner at the campfire. Disarm all 3 before they load the cannon and take aim! Then ride off into the sunset for another Lone Ranger adventure! Collect 3 more soldiers and build up your cavalry for all of your Lone Ranger adventures! Includes 4 minifigures with accessories: the Lone Ranger and 3 cavalry soldiers.”
The Lone Ranger LEGO sets are now available in Philippine toy stores. The film stars Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp which is set to be shown on July 17, 2013 from Walt Disney Studious to be distributed by Columbia Pictures Philippines.