Everyone knows about the sunken ship RMS Titanic, the British passenger liner that claimed the lives of many thousands when it broke down and capsized in the North Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912. There have been several documentaries, discussions, and Oscar-winning films made on it, and now toy company LEGO has decided to release its biggest set ever, designed to look like a wrecked ship.
Making the announcement on social media, Lego wrote that the set will consist of a total of 9,090 pieces! It will be built to look like an exact replica of the ship from the time it embarked on its maiden voyage. At that time, it was the largest passenger ship.
a CNN The report said the replica will be split into three sections to reveal the interior of the vessel, its first-class grand staircase spread over six decks, a Jacobean-style dining saloon, engine room, etc.
— LEGO (@LEGO_Group) October 7, 2021
The Lego ship is said to be a 1:200 scale model, which has recreated small details such as the ship’s bridge, promenade deck and swimming pool.
“At launch, the Titanic was the pinnacle of nautical engineering, the largest moving vehicle ever built. Using blueprints created over a century ago, Lego,” said LEGO Group Design Master Mike Sciaki in a recent statement. It’s been an incredible journey to rebuild this iconic ship out of bricks.Designing the LEGO Titanic with the utmost attention to detail and scale, but also precision, has allowed us to create one of the most challenging building experiences we’ve ever had allows.
If you are looking to pre-order, you can do so from November 1. However, it will cost you $629.99 or INR 47,328. are you playing?