LEGO®Announces #NYCC 2017 BrickHeadz Exclusive Boba Fett™ & Han Solo™ in Carbonite
October 2, 2017

The NYCC exclusive will be the first ever LEGO® BrickHeadz featuring characters from Star Wars™ – double pack of Boba Fett™ & Han Solo™ in Carbonite.

A few product details on the brand-new set:

  • Pieces: 329
  • Price: $40
  • This product is an New York Comic-Con retail exclusive, available only at the LEGO Group’s mobile experience during New York’s Comic-Com. You can find out more information about how consumers can obtain an exclusive BrickHeadz set at the show here: The LEGO Mobile experiences will feature a truck where attendees who have won the lottery may purchase the exclusive, and other attendees can purchase sets from the current LEGO BrickHeadz assortment. There also will a life size BrickHeadz model for photo opps.
  • The Han Solo is the first LEGO BrickHeadz that has closed-eyes – and is the biggest BrickHeadz base made to date.
  • All decorated parts are new and exclusive to this Comic-Con model

Daniel Pickett
Daniel “Julius Marx” Pickett has been around toys his whole life. The first line he ever collected was Mego’s World’s Greatest Super Heroes line back in the 70s. He has been surrounded by collectables ever since. In 1999 he was confounded by a lack of information and news about some of his favorite toy lines he was collecting. Since he couldn’t find the information he decided to pursue it himself thinking other people might also be interested in the same news. He started writing a weekly column on the toy industry and action figure for a toy news site and in a years time he tripled the sites daily traffic with his updates, reviews and product features. He built relationships with every major toy manufacturer and many sculptors, painters and mold makers. He grew his hobby into a world wide expertise that the industry has embraced. In 2004 he teamed up with his toy buddy Jason “ToyOtter” Geyer and they created their own website Daniel has been quoted in both industry and mass media press outlets. Over the years Daniel and AFi have been sought out as experts in the field. Daniel was regularly featured on “Attack of the Show” on the G4 network as the primary contributor to their “Mint On Card” segment, and our front page has been linked to from USA Today’s “Pop Candy” Blog twice. Daniel’s content has also been featured on,, The Wall Street Journal, The Saturday Evening Post,,,, Boing-Boing,, Ain’t It Cool News, the Official Star Wars blog, Geekologie, G4, CNet and Toy Fare magazine, among many others. He has consulted on toy lines, books, documentaries and TV shows. But all of that really just sounds snooty and “tootin’ his own horn” – the long and short of it is that Daniel loves toys and he LOVES talking about them.
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