Rebel Snowspeeder MOC 05084 compatible 10129
The icy ground quakes to the ‘crump, crump’ of the approaching monstrous Imperial Walkers, much like the hearts and minds of the Rebel infantrymen, doggedly manning the Hoth defences, quake at this fearsome sight. Suddenly, a vanguard of sleek, dart-like shapes screams over the trenches from behind them, powering towards the lurching, towering metal contraptions in the distance. A ragged cheer erupts from the trenches: behold! It is the might of brave Rogue Squadron, blasters firing, determined to stop these Imperial invaders in their mechanical tracks. Could the swift, agile David of the Alliance’s Snowspeeders possibly overcome the lumbering Goliath of the Imperial AT-ATs?
The opening battle scene of The Empire Strikes Back is one of the most memorable of the entire Star Wars epic. At its heart is the modified Incom T-47 Airspeeder, better know as the Snowspeeder, one of the most instantly recognisable of the iconic Star Wars vessels, and here I bring you a detailed examination of Lego’s Ultimate Collector Series version of this classic speeder. Read on, to see how it handles the scrutiny….