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Lego's latest video game collaboration is stunning. Set of Horizon Forbidden West

By Hemaja Burud February 15, 2022

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Lego is collaborating with Guerrilla Games on a Horizon Forbidden West set that transforms the games' overgrown wildernesses and robotic dinosaurs into a new Lego form.

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The 1,222-piece set includes an Aloy minifigure (of course)

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a brick-built version of the velociraptor-like Watcher robots, and the set's main attraction: a massive Tallneck machine that stands 13 and a half inches tall.

Horizon's multi-layered, armor-covered robots translate remarkably well into Lego, which makes sense

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 given the game's modular approach to design that encourages players to dismantle their robot foes piece by piece in combat.

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For the time being, the two companies have only announced one model, but it's easy to imagine Lego and Guerrilla collaborating on additional Horizon robots in the future

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(the iconic, T-rex-inspired Thunderjaw or Forbidden West's new Tremortusk both seem like ideal candidates).

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The Horizon Forbidden West set is Lego's latest foray into video game-inspired projects, following interactive Super Mario sets, a recent Green Hill Zone set from Sonic the Hedgehog, a Overwatch collaboration, and fittingly a collaboration with the similarly blocky Minecraft.

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Fans hoping to add a Lego-building break to their Horizon Forbidden West marathons this weekend will have to wait a little longer:

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while the game will be available on February 18th, the Horizon Lego set will not be available until May for $79.99.

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