LEGO 76023 The Tumbler has been marked as Retiring Soon by LEGO Shop at Home Europe. This is a big surprise, as The Tumbler has only been available for a little over a year and an imminent retirement would mean a very short lifespan for this set. Collectors and investors alike will likely be scrambling to
76023 The Tumbler is a unique, Ultimate Collectors Series (UCS) model based on the Batmobile from The Dark Knight film trilogy. This set consists of 1869 pieces, two minifigures, and the standard UCS plaque with information and technical specifications for the vehicle. The two included minifigures are a unique Batman figure, of course, and an exclusive Joker minifigure based on the late Heath Ledger’s acclaimed character from the film, The Dark Knight. This Joker minifig is already quite valuable as it is unlike the Joker minifigs included in other LEGO Batman sets. Between the piece count, the exclusive minifigures, and the complexity and accuracy of the model, LEGO 76023 The Tumbler is a quality set with solid value for its price point.
LEGO The Tumbler Retiring Soon: A Surprise Ending
It is very surprising to see 76023 The Tumbler marked as Retiring Soon on LEGO Shop at Home Europe this early in its lifespan. Any UCS set is expected to have at least a 2 year lifespan, generally, but if there was a set to retire sooner than that, The Tumbler makes a good candidate. First off, large Batman sets do not historically have long lifespans —