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LEGO Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

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After a huge push in the first few waves of LEGO Harry Potter, the 4th installment in the series saw a huge step back with a limited run of sets back in 2005 and remakes from 2019. How is the quality of the Goblet of Fire sets from LEGO? Stream the latest episode of Brickology to find out! 

Good morning, good afternoon, goodevening, whenever wherever you are listening. Thank you so much for making mea part of your day. My name is Lee. Part might know meis Lego. We are Lego lead through tonight and from facebook, instagram,twitter, Youtube, Patreney name, I'm all over this thing we call theInternet and this is the brick Ology podcast, the study of small plastic bricks.Thank you so much for joining me today. It is so hot.I record in the closet because I don't have a crazy podcasting studio yet,hopefully in the future, and there is no vents in my closet and it'sa North Carolina and it's the summer and it's like one hundred degrees outside andI am burning up, burning enough for this podcast, but it's worth itbecause I gets a record brick ology for all of you and we are almostdone with season five. This is episode fifty seven of Brick Ology. That'sso many episodes. I cannot believe we've been at this far. The streamshave been doing really well. I love the feedback I've been getting on thispodcast. Thank you all. Seriously, I need to just give you guysso much thanks. I wouldn't be able to do this without you. Thankyou to everybody who supports me and this show, who is a fan ora listener of this podcast. I really do appreciate it and that's what keepsme going. Now I do kind of have an announcement. The podcast willkeep going, don't worry, but some future episodes might get delayed in theschedule, might be altered a little bit, and I will be sure to letall of you know about that. The reason I can't really say yet. I will reveal it at some point in the future, but I can'treally say yet. But there are some big things happening in my life thatmight end up kind of altering the flow of brick oology. But do notfret, the show's not getting canceled or anything. I'm not going to takea two month highest like I did when I have my internship back in theday. Don't worry, I'm going to try my hardest to get you guysas much brick ology content as I possibly can. And they're still our fewtopics left for this season that I can't wait to talk about. And thisweek it's another installment and one of my many different miniseries here at brick ology. This series I started in season two when I talked about the first HarryPotter stuff based off the sorcerer's last philosopher stone. This is the fourth HarryPotter episode, which means we're halfway done with Harry Potter after today and obviouslymeans it's the fourth Harry Potter movie, which is the Goblet of fire.I'm very excited to talk about this. I know this is a very popularHarry Potter film and I am joked talking about the Lego sets from this film. But first, before we get started, to shamelessly plug myself, go likemy facebook page. Follow me on instagram. I post updates of theshow over there all the time. Definitely go check that out, follow meon twitter, subscribe to my Youtube Channel and maybe consider becoming a patreon supporter. Any donation, literally like one buck a month, goes a long wayfor more content like this being released. Additionally, I have a couple ofother podcasts. I have one called the very manly my butt show that Ihost the buddy of mine from college. That should have a third episode comingout here very, very soon. I also have my entertainment and pop culturepodcast called, are you not? That is streaming on spotify and Apple.Both of those podcasts are streaming and you can follow them on Instagram as well. Are you not? As about entertainment and pop culture? I talked aboutstuff like the new low key TV series, newly releases like Black Wadow, StarWars, all that fun stuff. So go check out those podcasts ifyou want more of my beautiful voice. But that's all it is for shamelessplase. Let's now transition and talk about Lego, Harry Potter and the Gobletof fire. If you're a longtime listener of the show, you know thedrill. I give a little bit of backstory to whatever we are talking aboutbefore I move on to the products that, like a made themselves. If you'rea first time listener, I would suggest go listening to my other legoHarry Potter episodes. You get a lot more information about the history of Lego, Harry Potter, Harry Potter, Lego,...

...all those brands together. They'll giveso much do the context to the rest of this episode, because Idon't want to waste your time and reiterate stuff I've already said in the past, but here is a really really brief summation if you are first time listenersto give you just a hint of context, but definitely go stream those episodes aswell. Lego really pumped a lot into their first few years for HarryPotter, which makes sense. The movies were a Hu mongus deal in theearly and there was tons of merchandising, including big waves of Lego sets.and to even kind of add to that, each of the first three waves ofHarry Potter sets, the first three movies, the philosopher, sorcerer stone, the Chamber of secrets and the prisoner of Ascuban, which are the episodesI've already done on brick oology. All of those got at least ten sets, if not up to fifteen sets, and their initial waves and following ways. So there are really big push for Harry Potter, which makes what I'mabout to say very shocking. Goblet of fire, which came out just oneyear after the prisoner of Azkaban, only got four sets. We went fromten sets for the prisoner of Ascuband, if you include the poly bag forthe miniature night bus, ten sets, double digit sets, to less thanfive. We only got four sets. Now this can be attributed to acouple of things. There's no real confirmed reason why. They're just kind ofmy theories and some of the People's theories that I have looked up online.Essentially, Lego was in the midst of their dark age. I've mentioned thisa number of times on brick ology. Lego in the late s early tomid two thousands was not doing too hot. It was definitely a low point forthe company in their sales weren't great and apparently the sales were pretty lowfor the sets based off the prisoner of Azkaband and the reason I've heard thereason that why those sales weren't good for prison of Ascuban is because Lego madesets in two thousand and one and two thousand and two for Harry Potter andthen in two thousand and three there was no new Harry Potter movie because nonew movie came out and meeting there were no new sets for Harry Potter thatyear did not continue the theme into two thousand and three. So they hada pretty long break between Harry Potter movies, meaning there was a long break betweenlego merchandise based off said movies, and then they kind of, youknow, come up with the big way with prisoner Asku band sets in thesummer of two thousand and four. The coincide with that movie, but someof the audience that kind of lost interest in Lego and legos marketing for itat the time was extremely poor. I've mentioned this before in the prisoner ofaskumant episode and some episodes of Star Wars. For some reason, and like twothousand and four, two thousand and three, Lego decide to make allof their boxes look the exact same. They all had this really generic kindof blue border and then had like one logo to differentiate it from all theother lego products. But all the boxes look the same. Who did notlook Harry Potter specific at all, which I definitely think probably hurt some salesbecause people really didn't know exactly what was going on and they were not goodlooking on shelves. So, like I said, none of this is reallyconfirmed, which is a theory of mine, but that is maybe the reason whyprisoner of ascupan sets might have sold poorly. And then Lego looked atthe sales for prisoner of asking band sets I was like well, shoot,well, we're going to do let's only do a small way for goblet offire and it gets even worse from their. Stay tuned for the next Harry PotterEpisode About Order the Phoenix and then the half blood prints. It's goingto completely collapse from there and Harry Potter's lego history gets very muddled from thatpoint, which is very, very strange. So those are some weird details aboutkind of why there are only a few sets in the initial wave basedoff goblet of fire. Now, thankfully, Lego actually fixed an issue they had, like I mentioned with those prisoner of Azcaband sets, and that isgiving the sets a movie specific box art, which was very cool. Now therewere no small sets from this line. Every set was up some Subsett ofvalue. The smallest one was twenty and the biggest one was fifty.So a bunch of medium size sets and...

...obviously these sets were kind of rare. They didn't make a big push for them and there weren't too many ofthem meeting. They are super expensive now, completely shut up in value. It'shard to find these sets new sealed, the mini figures, the creatures,all the exclusive mold and that fun stuff. It's really hard to find. So these sets are very very valuable and I personally don't own any ofthem. I really wish I did. I wasn't super into Lego Harry Potterat this specific point in time, so I did not get any of thesesets and I regret that tremendously. And one more weird note about this waywas there are no hogwarts sets. that a single section of the hogwarts castlecame out with this wave, which I believe makes it the only wave ofLego Harry Potter ever to do that. I might have two fact check myself, but I believe that's correct. There's never been another way of Harry Potterthat not have hogwarts in some shape or form, which is very bizarre.So those are kind of the specific details in the history of leg of HarryPotter and the Goblet of fire. Let's now jump in and talk about thatfirst goblet of firewave in two thousand and five. Our first goblet of fireset here is the rescue from the Murr people. This was the smallest setof the bounch and actually, to this day is still the smallest goblet offire set in terms of peace count and it is the rescue from the Merpeople. Was Twenty dollars with a hundred and seventy five pieces. The figuresincluded here now with a lot of these old goblet of fire sets, thesefigures are completely exclusive to all these sets because they have very specific variants ofpopular and new Harry Potter characters and some creatures alike, making the value goup yet again. So the first figure in this set here is Harry Potter. Obviously Harry Potter comes in almost every lego Harry Potter set, but thisis the Gilly weed version of Harry Potter. After in the movie, unlike thebook. In the book, I believe, Dabby gives Harry the Gillieweed, but in the film Neville gives Harry Gillie weed which, when heeats it, it basically gives him gills and flippers like he is a fishedman. It's kind of a weird seem the movie, but I think itworks out pretty well and Lego recreated that here with this Harry Potter figure whohas the Gills printed on his face, which is a completely exclusive Harry Potterface print it. Additionally, he does have flippers that were molded and orange. They really should have been a skin tone. It looks a little bitoff to me. Another thing that looks off is his legs. His legswere basically the Lego waiste piece and black and then kind of plane flesh coloredlegs with no additional printing, making it look like he's kind of just wearinga Speedo, which is not really what he wears in the movie. Ithink they could have done something different with the legs here. Looks a littlebit awkward in my opinion. I'm assuming now look up, probably due mold, the legs to them look a little bit better, but back in theday it looked very, very strange. One more detail about this Harry Potterfigure and the other hairy figures from this first line of Goblet of fire sets, as he uses the same hairpiece Lego introduced with for Harry Potter back inthe day and like I love that hair piece of worked pretty well for thefirst few ways of Harry Potter sets, but in this movie Harry's got longhair. He legitimately has hair like down to his shoulders and this is nota long hairpiece. It looks very inaccurate to me. So that is definitelya missed opportunity on legos part. Now the other figures, including with thisset we get Ron Weasley and Hermione granger, who are in some relatively plain hogwartsrobes. However, both of them have a sleeping faces because in thefilm, if you remember, they basically take somebody who matters to one thechampions. So, for example, they take Harry's best friend Ron and puthim at the bottom the lake, when you think of it as a prettymessed up thing to do to a person, and then they take hermione grange,who is Victor Crumb's most valuable person because he has a big crush onher, and put her at the bottom of the lake. So it's coolto get variants of those characters here. That is really nice. And speakingof Victor Crumb, you get him in this set with an awesome headpiece.Then, of course, is his shark headpiece, because the way he breathesunder water is by shape shifting the top...

...half of his face into a shark. Not really sure how that works, but it looked pretty cool in themovie. Especially love the scene when he shapes shifts back into a human.It's a hilarious looking see your minds me those like animorph books back in theday, and it's a very cool figure that comes an exclusive shark head moldonly in this set. That's molded in kind of a sandy blue color andhas some great mold of details. A really cool figure. And one morefigure included with this said here, of course, is a Mer person,a really creepy figure using the old murmail tailpiece that is in dark green.Her skin is gray and her hair is kind of dark red. Very creepyfigure and I really hope Lego kind of remakes this set at some point toget a more updated version of some of these characters. In five figures fora twenty dollar set is an absolutely fantastic value. However, about half thecharacters from this scene are still missing. We don't have our other two championsin floor, delaqueur and said your degree, and we don't have the people they'retrying to rescue as well. So it's very confusing. I've definitely thinkthat kind of mess this up a little bit in terms of accuracy, butthis is a small set, so I get why there aren't as many figuresas there are in the actual scene. As for the builds of this set, get small renditions of the underwater platforms from the movie divided into three differentdistinct sections. The first one is a small stare will that leads up toa platform with a crab piece that can fold up to reveal a hidden knife, and there's also a trapdoor piece without the door that's raised up with anoctopus on it. Now these creatures don't really make sense. These are likedeep sea creatures. This is in a lake, so not really sure whyexactly they have these creatures here, but I guess it kind of helps toset the underwater scene in some ways. The Second Section is very small andit has some rocks with a seaweed piece and has a little cave with aRed Scorpion on the inside. I'm guessing this Red Scorpion is supposed to bea lobster, and honestly it works out pretty well because those creatures in reallife look fairly similar. And there is a technic rod on the back ofthis cave that you can push and it will launch the lobster Scorpion piece outof there, which is a fun, I'll be it, very simple playabilityfeature. And the third section is kind of the main section here where youcan put Ron and her mind is stand as the champions to rescue them,and there's a feature that can launches them out like it happens in the movie. It's definitely a little bit Finnicky, but I like the effort here andthere are some very cool dark green and dark blue colors being used and Ithink it kind of captures that underwater esthetic pretty well. Additionally, there's aone final build for this said that, it is a small side build ofa rowboat. That is an add almost nothing to the remainder of this set. Definitely a wasted side build in my opinion, but overall a decent setthat I just wish were a little bit bigger and honestly, lego remake thisplease. We all want to remake of this set. Make it way bigger. Had maybe the above see platforms included, include like ten figures, it couldbe an awesome like eighty two, one hundred doll set. I thinkthis set should be a bigger set and I really hope like a remakes itat some point here in the near future. Next up here is the thirty dollar, five hundred and forty eight piece set. Yes, that is actuallythe price or piece of this said, the price for piece here is offthe charts good. And this is the graveyard duel after the third Maze Challenge, which in the film. Now the figures included here are Harry Potter inhis final challenge outfit, which is a torser part that is split in themiddle between red and black, a very goodlooking hairy figure, again with aninaccurate hair piece. You also get the first ever appearance of Voldemort in Legoform, besides the Tom Middle figure and the back of Lupe's head, butlike the main version of Voldemort here is included in. It's a very coollooking figure. He has a glow in the dark head similar to this snakefigures, and it still doesn't really makes sense why there should be a glowin the dark head here, but you know what, I'll kind of itit slide because voldemort dead had a very like creepy white skin in the movies. I think the glow in the dark actually works out a little bit betterfor this character, and he has a...

...cloth Cape piece. You also belucious mouthfoy kind of in this set, technically leguatus or ferces figure as aquote unquote death eater, but it does had the lucious Malfoy headpiece. I'mjust going to go ahead and assume this is actually supposed to be malfoy himself. And finally, you get a Peter pedigrew figure, which is the firstever appearance of this character in Lego form, and a couple of skeletons are includedas well to help kind of set the scene for this graveyard dual.Interesting liquor does not include set your degree in this set. Obviously he infamouslydies in this scene, which would be a pretty morbid figure to include withthis set, but it's also a notable exclusion in the figure line up foraccuracy sake. Now, as for the builds of this set, there area lot of built in this set. Most of them are tombstones, whichmakes sense because this is a graveyard. The main one, of course,is for Tom Riddle, which has a creepy wigged skeleton at the back andfeatures a playbility feature for voltimort to rise out of the ground, which ispretty fun. There's three additional tombstones included as well. One is pretty decentin size and features a playability function where a skeleton can pop up out ofit. The other two are kind of small and they have these hinges thatcan fold back to reveal a lego skeleton on a sticker underneath it, whichI found to be a very interesting playability function and little added detail that Legothrough and there. There's also a gait included with this set which helps setthe scene and the front doors can open and it does have some hinges ofits own, so it kind of wraps around, kind of setting the scenea game. This think a little bit more shape, which I do enjoy. Additionally, you get a mausoleum in the say like makes sense for agraveyard. Not much detail here's some clips on the wall, has some toolsand a trash can. The trash can kind of throws me off. Itfeels very out of place with this set, but I don't mind the design forthis mausoleum at all. It looks pretty good in the background. Youalso get a wagon in this set, which feels kind of ran into me, but of course it has four wheels and it can roll around. Andfinally, you get a creepy looking tree with no leaves and it features someblack owls, some bats and a spider on our just kind of adding tothe Halloween ask esthetic of this set. Overall. This is a great displayscene and has great pubblity functions, really good mini figures included and so muchstuff is in this set. The fact this set was only thirty dollars backin the day for the other pieces included here is ridiculous to me. Andclearly this set had an effect on you as well, because this was votedthe best Lego Harry Potter and the Goblet of fire set and honestly, lookingat a lot of these sets here, it's really hard for me to disagreewith that because it's said, is pretty much great and every single individual category, especially for its time, this is a fantastic set. The next set, which is also thirty dollars with two hundred and sixty five pieces, soalmost three hundred less parts for the same prize compared to the last set whichis talked about, is Harry and the Hungarian Horn tail. This it includesHarry Potter in a special road for this challenge. You also get a newversion of Dumbledore and you get our first ever appearance of Madey Moody in Legoform. Very cool mini figures included here and obviously the main kind of figurehere is a big fig creature design for the Hungarian Horn tail itself. Thisis a special mold. It has nice shaping for the head, with agreat print for his eye, and I'm really glad like a used print forthis character because before most of the Harry Potter creatures had kind of molded designed. It was nice to see a printed one here. It features big dragonwings often seen in castle sets, and there's no movement besides the wings andthe jaw, but it looks very accurate. It has a nice shape overall,especially for a two thousand and five model. As for the builds ofthis set, you get the stadium,...

...which is made mostly from Big UglyRock Pieces, Aka burps as they're known in the Lego community. There isa catapult that can launch Harry on his broom, which is a pretty averageplay buddy feature. There's also a small platform with the Golden Egg, whichwas a pretty cool piece included here, and then, of course you getthese stands, which seats for Dumbledore and mightim Moody and the entire thing canbe knocked over, just like it happens in the movie, which is apretty fun play ability function. And the build this set was accurate enough.I mean it kind of resembles the think from the movie, which ultimately isjust a stadium with a lot of rocks in it, but it doesn't makefor a super attractive looking build. So clearly the highlight of this set isthe Dragon. If it weren't for the Dragon, that set would be prettyugly, but the dragon definitely helps and makes this set all around. Thefinal set from two thousand and five four Lego Harry Potter and the Goblet offire is the dorm string ship. This is the biggest set of the bunch. It is fifty five, hundred and fifty pieces and includes to mini figures. It comes with Victor Crumb, not the shark version, just the normalversion of Victor Crumb, and we also get eager carcaff, the only everappearance of that character in Lego form. And that is all she wrote forthe figures in this set. It's a rare Harry Potter set to not includeHarry Potter, which, honestly, it is accurate. Harry should not beon this ship, so it makes sense not to include him here, butit's still kind of weird. It's kind of strange to me we only gettwo figures in this set. It definitely stands a little bit lacking for afifty dollars set. As for the build of this set, you get theship and it's a very large ship. According to bricks it's about twenty threeinches tall, which is really big for a set of this price. Ithas all the essentials you'd expect from a ship of this sort. You havea hole and deck made some very specialized pieces. The deck has a plank, like any good ship of this sort. It looks very nice from the outside. There are some really good colors being used here, including a combinationof black, gray, Tan, light blue and dark red. Really Funand unique color scheme that I quite like a lot. And, like Isaid, it's a very tall build. It has really big masks that werequite huge and kind of bent over like they are in the film. Theback section has some knights of bridge areas as well and a few different levels. You can actually lift the top level off and it kind of swings opento reveal a nice interior, some shelves and tables and storage, and there'ssome more hidden storage underneath that as well. Over all, a great set.It looks really good for the time and I really hope, kind oflike the other set from this line with the Murk people, I want Legoto remake this at some point in time. And speaking of remakes, our nextset of sets includes a couple of remakes of these sets and then someother scenes from goblet of fire. But it took fourteen years for us toget any more stuff from this movie, a very large gap in between setsbased off this film. But let's transition talking about the more modern Lego HarryPotter and the Goblet of fire sets. One weird fact is all the setsfrom the goblet of fire released either in two thousand and five or two thousandand nineteen. No other year has any goblet of fire specific sets just fromthat film. Technically, the two thousand and twenty, like a Harry Potteravan calendar, is based off the yell ball but it also has some referencesto things that aren't, you'll ball specific, so we're not going to include thaton this list. Just goblet of fire specific things here today. Andthe first one is the thirty dollar, two hundred and sixty five piece setof the Hungarian horntail try wizard challenge, and at that price and piece countsounds similar, is the exact same prize in the exact same piece count asthe set from two thousand and five that is absolutely insane to me. Ican't think of any two LEGO sets based off the exact same scene for thatto happen. That's a ridiculous coincidence,...

...in my opinion. I cannot believethat's how it ended up. Now, the figures included here were actually differentand this is a slightly different rendition of this scene. The figures here youget Harry Potter and his challenge outfit and finally he has an accurate length ofhair. He has a long hair piece in this set, which is greatto see, and he has mid legs, which are introduced for the reboot ofHarry Potter and two thousand and eighteen. It's basically in between short legs andlong legs, kind of like teenager size legs, which is very cool. You also get setter degree in this set, who has huffle pup stylequidditch robes. Really Nice to get him here. You also get Victor Crumbin this set, has a great torso print and a hair piece that makesno sense to me and a face that's reused from other lego themes. Thatdoes not resemble the the actor at all. In the movie Victor Crumb has likefacial hair and basically a buzz cut. He has very noticeable hair and thelego figure and no facial hair and eyebrows that don't match his hair color. It's a terrible face print. Leg I really dropped the ball on notgiving us a new face print for Victor Crumb here. Additionally, you alsoget floor de Liqueur, our first ever appearance of this character and Lego Forum, and she looks pretty solid and has a torso with a great print here. That looks pretty cool. She does reuse some faces and hair pieces,but I think it works out pretty well for this character. Now the buildsof this set. You get a small side tent build which is accurate inshape to the movie but not in scale. It's very, very downsize. Itdoes open up to reveal a bed in a small table with some cutsand some stickers with logos on the wall, and that is it. Nothing towrite home about here, and it's all made in a really plain tancolor. Now the main build of this set is the Dragon, and itis a build. This is not a big FIG creature design. This isa brick built dragon. There is no stadium in this set really besides avery small piece of it with the Golden Egg and a train for the Dragon. I love the Golden Egg here. It's kind of a metallic gold colorreases that piece from the angry bird sets. That is a great inclusion. Butno other semblance of the stadium is included here. And the Dragon.It has way more articulation than the version from two thousand and five. Theyused Mixel ball joints, EXO forced joints, bionical joints and all sorts of hingeconnection pieces to get this thing ample amount of movement, which is Great. His Jack and open up. There's so much posability here, which isfantastic for playability sake. Now some of the joint pieces are kind of grayand stand out to me, but besides that it looked really good and Iespecially love kind of these spikes they have for his details here, and theyactually re use the exact same wing pieces from the two thousand and five oldersin a sightly different color, which works out well here as well. Butthen there's the the head. The head, oh my gosh, they you basicallyre use a headpiece from the fantastic beat set and the headpiece in Pantacabeast is supposed to be for these bird like creatures. Not a dragon,a bird, and it's got a beak and looks very birdie to me andit does not look anything like a dragon. And just spite, legos graphic designersworking their butts off and giving us a really good print that does resemblethe Dragon. It's still at the right shape. It looks way too smalland isn't accurate at all. I think it looks awful. It's a humongousdropped ball and I don't understand why, because they given us so many newcreature molds for other Harry Potter sets and for some reason the Hungarian hartail,one of the most iconic creatures from Harry Potter, doesn't get that treatment atall. They should have given us a specialized head mold. It would havelooked fantastic and me this set so much better. But as it stands,we got an absolutely disgrace of a head for this dragon. I hate thatabout this set and I really think Lego drop the ball here. So overallI kind of hate this set. It's...

...one of the worst Harry Potter setsLego has ever made. It has good Mani figures and it wasn't a badvalue, but the dragon was just the hume Mongot disappointment. I was waitingfor a Renake of this dragon for many years and Lego to not deliver witha here that is definitely a bad egg. Among these lego Harry Potter sets.A much better set is a twenty dollar set called the rise of Voldemewort, with one hundred and eighty four pieces. This set includes the figureshere of Harry Potter in his final challenge outfit and Weird and never'm actually madea set of the final challenge just this scene in direction made a maze set, which is kind of interesting if you ask me. You also get voldemortin this set, who was no longer glow in the dark but does lookvery cool, and a baby version of him is included, which is ahilarious printed piece. I love the inclusion of baby voldemort in this set.Additionally, you also get Peter Pettigrew in this set, who is a greatupdate of the character. They nailed the face print for him, and youget a death eater in this set, who has a great face print,and this is just kind of a generic Diet Theater, is not supposed tobe any specific character. So it's basically the exact same figures as the twothousand and five set, which I find pretty interesting. As for the buildsof this set, you get a very large and nice representation of Tom Riddle'stombstone here, which is an improvement on the two thousand and five version,and it does have a grim reaper looking character that can hold Harry and place, just like in the movie, which is a nice playability function and agood function for display as well. It's also kind of a small terrain styleplatform and has a feature for Voldemort to rise out of the ground and itdoes have the cauldron here, which is kind of the spelled the youth tobring voltimort back to life. With the baby voldemort piece, you also geta bone, a hand which is Peter Pecker's hand, and a red translucenteyepiece which I'm assuming it supposed to be a drop of blood like in themovie, which is pretty dark like it doesn't no normally include anything like bloodrelated in their sets, so that's pretty dark for Lego, which I reallydo like. As for the side builds, here get some small tombstones. Onehas the deathly hallow symbol on it and there's also a brick built gobletof fire included here that I think looks pretty good, but not super accurateand my opinions. So overall it's not as good as the original version becauseit's not nearly as expansive, but for a twenty dollar set has great playabilityfunctions it looks really good on display. This was a great twenty dollar set, but it kind of pals a comparison to the original version. Our nextset here is actually a brand new thing Lego had never made in all theiryears making Harry Potter sets at this point in time, and that is theBobaton carriage arrival at hogwarts. This was a fifty dollar set with four hundredand thirty pieces, and include the figures here of floor Delacour in her lightblue suit with the hat that she wears in the film, the kind ofoutfit that all these characters are introduced to us with makes all the hogwarts teenageboys fawn over a very good looking figure. You also get her little sister,Gabrielle, who has a double sided face where she is sleeping, whichis odd to me because it made a new face print for this character andshe's sleeping because in the movie she's the person floor has to try and rescuefrom the Mer people. So basically that's kind of hinting at like a makinga new Mr people set. But it's been two years since this set wasreleased and we still have no updates on a potential remake of the Murr peopleset. So it's tbd if we're ever going to get that set. Butthey have the perfect face print here for this Gabrielle character. So kind ofinteresting and hopefully that means that some point we actually get that set and Legoform. Also included with this set here is our first ever appearance of MadameMax sine, the head mistress of the Boboton, and this is a very, very, very cool figure that uses a long slope piece as her dressbecause she is a very tall woman in the movie, as Shamas says.Oh that's one tall lady, very cool...

...looking figure, and she has ablack hair piece, which I normally wouldn't note, but we'll talk about thathere at just a second with the next set on this list. Additionally,you get Hagrid in this set, who is an exclusive version of Hagrid wearinga tie. Now this is not actually accurate to this scene. He wearsthe tie in a different scene at the you'll ball and I'm not really surewhy it's actually decide to include this version here, but it's a nice variantto get in this set. Not that the exact same haggard figure we've gottenin other sets. Now there is no Harry Potter included with this set,so yet again another Lego Harry Potter set without Harry Potter himself, which isvery interesting. As for the build of this set, you get the carriage, which is basically a horse drawn or this case a pegasus drawn carriage thatcan fly, and they have basically just the normal lego horse pieces introduced withthe Lord the Ring Sets Act Two thousand and twelve, with some added wings. That looks very cool, and the carriage itself looks amazing. It's madeout of light blue, dark red, gold and Tan. It's very ornateand design and it uses some fantastic studs, not on top AKA SNOT techniques,to accomplish its shape and it has some stickers. It all looks verygood and actually has some pretty good playability function as well. You can takeoff the roof that kind of folded up to basically represent the anterior, havea little tea time, some space for a mini figures and it makes hera nice little display scene and the back section actually has a small crate withstorage for your tea cuffs. So very, very cool overall. Definitely a randomscene for Lego to make, but I think they nail with the designand I was honestly a blown away with the build here. One of myfavorite Harry Potter designs out there. It's a really good set. Last butcertainly not least, here is finally a hogwarts set to talk about from theHarry Potter sets based off the Goblet of fire, and that is the hogwartsclock tower. This set was ninety nine hundred and twenty two pieces, soa very good value and all of the figures included here are in there.You'll ball attired. This is a you'll ball specific sets. You get HarryPotter and his dress robes, get ron weasley in his iconic kind of uglydress robes. That looks very cool. You get Hermione here and obviously oneof the most legendary parts that movie is seeing Hermione in her pink dress forthe you'll ball, and it's a great looking figure out the exclusive hair pieceand they actually to kind of faith with the mid legs size of these characters. They printed her dress onto a brick piece, which I think actually endedup working out pretty well. You also get our three additional champions here suchsuch a degree in his dress robes. You get Victor Crume here with ared jacket and first scarf, but still has that awful face and hair combinationthat looks nothing like Victor Crumb and the movies. You get floor Delacour here, who uses a dress piece from the solo sets that was introduced in twothousand and eighteen. It's actually a gray dress and in my opinion, floorsdress and Universe looks pretty average. I think you could have picked something alittle bit better for this occasion. You also get dumbledore here in exclusive verywith some violet robes. That looks really nice. And you get Madam Maxsine wearing a white and pink dress and she has a brown hair piece here, which is weird because Mana Max sine in the last set. We justtalked about had a black hair piece and those sets are released at the sametime, so I've no idea why. But for some reason the two differentMada Mac sine figures Lego made at this point in time have completely different coloredhair pieces. Very strange inconsistency between those two figures. And as for thebuilt of this set in particular, you get the hogwarts clock tower. Nowthe clock tower does appear briefly in like one or two shots in goblet offire. I always think all the clock tower being iconic from the prisoner ofascaband. This section the castle is very prominent in prisoner of Azkaband, soit kind of makes more sense. I should have been our prisoner of Azkabandset, but I'm not really going to...

...complain too much about that. Andwe did get our last version of this clock tower in the prisoner of ascabandwave in two thousand and four. Kind of just adding to my little thingabout this being a more prisoner of Azkaband centric structure in the films. Butthis is a goblet of fire specific set. The exterior here it's a very nicesize. It has some great shaping from the outside and of course theclock uses some printed dish pieces and a small printed cats in America Shield piecewith some really ornate and awesome looking graphic designs on there. I really lovethe clocks included with this set. If you also get a couple of sidesections here. For this clock tower, there is kind of a wrap aroundsection with a small turret and this, of course, can connect to otherhogwarts set and then kind of transistution to the interior of this set, whichfirst off, our first kind of main thing you see in the interior isa small rendition of the you'll ball itself, which has an interesting feature us andkind of those flat gear pieces introduced with the Lego movie part two setsthat kind of spin around, making it look like the characters are dancing,which is a really cute and fun playability function, and it has kind ofthe Whitey snow esthetic of the you'll ball. That looks really cool and actually acouple of tables with that kind of esthetic and a Christmas tree are includedon the side as well, which helps set the scene and I really dolike that. The rest of the inside features the girls bathroom with a bigbath and a stick or of the Mer people on the wall, which,if you had the golden egg from the dragon say can kind of re enactthat scene to an extent. All the moaning myrtle was not included with thisset and we don't have a shirtless Verien of Harry Potter, but whatever.Odd Digress about those little and accuracies. You also get a really tiny versionof DUMBLEDORE's office here. That is small and crammed and honestly I think Legoneeds to make a bigger hogwarts set to make a better rendition of Dumbledore's office, because it's a very cool room. In the set. They made itreally cool set of it with the Chamber of Secrets Line. I think likeit make a much cooler set of Dumbledore's office. The bottom floor of themain section has a tiny goblet fire that is honestly kind of pathetic. It'sjust a simple goblet piece with a flame coming out the top. I don'treally understand why it looks quite like that. You also get a storage create.The second floor is a simple classroom and the top floor appears to bethe medical wing, the hospital wing of Hogwarts, which has two beds.It's small, but it all works out and I just realized I muself something. There's not a goblet of fire. That comes in the Great Yard set. It's a try wizard cup. So there's two different cups, which kindof gets a little bit confusing. The Trick Wizard Cup comes with the GreatYard sets. I'm going to kind of amend what I said. They're thatset comes with the Transer Cup. This one comes with a version of thegoblet of fire. Neither of them look particularly good in my opinion, andoverall it's a great looking piece. It has lots of limited rooms, reallywell done and one of my personal favorite Hogwart sets Lego has made to date. And overall there's not that many goblet of fire sets. I just talkedabout. Eight sets told, that's all we have from this movie and Iwould love to see some updated versions of these scenes from the movie at somepoint in the future for Lego Harry Potter. Maybe next year we'll see some ofthat stuff being released. So that's my conclusion for this review. Thankyou so much for listening. I hope you enjoyed this episode. Go checkme out online, follow me on spotify, apple where, if you're listening,give me some feedback on this podcast. Find me on all those sites.I mentioned. I could be a fantastic rest off your weak God blesspeace out, but by.

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