City 2018 rumours

A place for people at large to discuss items of interest with other people and members of the VLC.

Moderator: VLC Directors

User avatar
Lettuce
President
Posts: 1249
Joined: Sat Jul 03, 2010 7:01 pm
Location: Surrey
Contact:

City 2018 rumours

Postby Lettuce » Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:12 pm

I've been reading up some rumours for 2018 City sets. Apparently we can expect mountain and mining themes.

60170 Off-Road Pursuit, gangster and police bike, 2 minifigs
60171 Pursuit Through the Mountains, 4 minifigs, like a starter pack, and a new piece looking like a bee yard (bee hive?)
60172 Pursuit on the Road, one bike (bicycle or motorcycle?), one gangster car, one police car, and a small rock
60173 Mountain Hideaway, big police helicopter, mountain with gangsters hut, gangsters buggy, 4 minifigs, one bear (Grizzly bear?)
60176 Pursuit on the River, 2 boats, one small red one, one police boat
60174 Headquarters of Mountain Police, with headquarters building, 2 helicopters (1 gangster, 1 police), bike (bicycle or motorcycle?), car, 6 minifigs, one "mountain cat"(moutain lion/cougar), one gangster disguised like a tree (presumably a tree costume)

60184 Mining Team, 4 minifigs, starter pack
60185 Mining Power Splitter, like a excavator with a drill in front, a small rock to drill, one minifig
60186 Mining Heavy Driller, with "heavy driller", small truck, rock, a small station, 3 minifigs
60187 mining Experts Site, with gold mine, rock, 6 minifigs, a small version of the bucket wheel excavator

Highlights to me look like a bee hive, new bear, new big cat, and tree costume.

Added in 1 minute 13 seconds:
The bear is apparently the same mold as the grizzly and polar bear from from a few years ago. Not sure what colour this one will be.
David Guedes - Rhymes with Lettuce
VLC President
User avatar
timtosino
Element King
Posts: 2394
Joined: Wed Oct 22, 2003 11:06 am
Location: Richmond BC
Contact:

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby timtosino » Fri Jul 21, 2017 7:20 pm

Now Keith just needs a LEGO Toyota HiAce and he can build Squamish with sets!
-Tim Tosino
Lugnet #606
ILTCO #101
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tim_tosino/
User avatar
Hamslice
Element King
Posts: 2054
Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 2:59 pm
Location: Squamish

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Hamslice » Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:08 pm

Lol ya pretty much.
These themes see like a repeat of a few years ago.
Why not do a safari theme?
Or instead of bears why cant they do ungulates?

I just want ungulates!
User avatar
Lettuce
President
Posts: 1249
Joined: Sat Jul 03, 2010 7:01 pm
Location: Surrey
Contact:

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Lettuce » Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:15 pm

Hamslice wrote:I just want ungulates!


Me too. Let's get some damn herbivores for the LEGO wilderness. I want a handful of moose and like a couple dozen deer please.
David Guedes - Rhymes with Lettuce
VLC President
User avatar
chump
Element God
Posts: 6615
Joined: Tue Oct 12, 2004 9:57 am

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby chump » Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:54 am

I think the takeaway here is beehives.
Pierre
VLC Publicist & VLC Ambassador to TLG

My avatar is Ninjago's Pythor P Chumsworth. YAY! I finally have him! Thank you.
User avatar
timtosino
Element King
Posts: 2394
Joined: Wed Oct 22, 2003 11:06 am
Location: Richmond BC
Contact:

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby timtosino » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:06 am

chump wrote:I think the takeaway here is beehives.


Delebarov will be happy?
-Tim Tosino
Lugnet #606
ILTCO #101
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tim_tosino/
User avatar
chump
Element God
Posts: 6615
Joined: Tue Oct 12, 2004 9:57 am

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby chump » Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:18 am

I had to look up what ungulates were, the BC school system had failed my education. I did not know that the distinction would be even number of toes vs. odd number of toes. Then again even reading the Wikipedia entry, I'm still unclear what an ungulate is.
Pierre
VLC Publicist & VLC Ambassador to TLG

My avatar is Ninjago's Pythor P Chumsworth. YAY! I finally have him! Thank you.
User avatar
Hamslice
Element King
Posts: 2054
Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 2:59 pm
Location: Squamish

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Hamslice » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:52 pm

Two toed 4 legged herbivore.
Deer
Elk
Moose
Cariboo
Riendeer
Anitlope
Pronghorn anitlope
Not sure if the African horned ones are the same genius or not
Fun fact bears are part of the pig family.
Last edited by Hamslice on Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:30 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
chump
Element God
Posts: 6615
Joined: Tue Oct 12, 2004 9:57 am

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby chump » Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:41 am

Hamslice wrote:Not sure if the African horned ones are the same genus or not
Fun fact beers are part of the pig family.


Were you drinking when you wrote this?
Pierre
VLC Publicist & VLC Ambassador to TLG

My avatar is Ninjago's Pythor P Chumsworth. YAY! I finally have him! Thank you.
User avatar
Lettuce
President
Posts: 1249
Joined: Sat Jul 03, 2010 7:01 pm
Location: Surrey
Contact:

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Lettuce » Sun Jul 23, 2017 12:40 pm

How 'bout that LEGO. We're still talking about LEGO right?
David Guedes - Rhymes with Lettuce
VLC President
User avatar
Hamslice
Element King
Posts: 2054
Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 2:59 pm
Location: Squamish

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Hamslice » Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:30 pm

chump wrote:
Hamslice wrote:Not sure if the African horned ones are the same genus or not
Fun fact beers are part of the pig family.


Were you drinking when you wrote this?


Really tired and on my phone.

Fixed.
User avatar
KenmoreThompson
MOC Poster
Posts: 101
Joined: Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:55 am

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby KenmoreThompson » Fri Jul 28, 2017 7:04 pm

Lettuce wrote:Let's get some damn herbivores for the LEGO wilderness. I want a handful of moose and like a couple dozen deer please.


Yes. You'd better believe I'm grabbing at least one of every new animal that comes out from here on. I can't believe goats slipped past me during the years I wasn't keeping a close eye on what Lego was doing. They're the only animal that matters and now they're like $25 per piece on Bricklink.
User avatar
Kyler
Brick Deity
Posts: 1665
Joined: Mon Apr 20, 2015 10:38 am
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Contact:

Re: City 2018 rumours

Postby Kyler » Tue Apr 24, 2018 1:33 pm

The eagle has landed!
(Well, not technically available yet, but image of the new People Pack are out).
Set: 60202-1
Kyler Storm - (not the Gladiator)

Return to “General Discussions”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest