Top 20 Reasons to Love Lego Star Wars

Dump a pile of Legos on the floor and grown men and children alike will be smiling for hours. Why? Because Legos are fun. A simple statement, but one that millions of people around the world have come to understand. Star Wars is also fun, so when you mix the two together... you've truly got something  special. The Lego Star Wars crossover has flourished in recent years - with playsets and video games flying off shelves. We decided to scour the Lego Star Wars universe to share why we here at GalacticBinder love it so much!

Honorable Mention
Lego Star Wars Trailers & Commercials


Hit List: Who doesn't love a good trailer or television commercial? Lego captures all the fun and excitement of their prduct in these short clips.



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#20
Lego Star Wars Holiday Cheer


Hit List: These could even put a smile on Scrooge's face.

Lego Star Wars Santa Lego Star Wars Leia Snowman

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#19
Lego Jabba's Belly Button!


Hit List: There's something very zen about Jabba's navel.

Lego Star Wars Jabba

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#18

Oversized Lego Star Wars Maquettes


Hit List: Brought to you by Gentle Giant, Ltd. these maquettes proudly adorn collectors' shelves everywhere.

Lego Star Darth Vader Maquette

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#17
Classic Lego Star Wars Moments


Hit List: Lego's take on the seminal moments is always entertaining. Poor Lego Captain Antilles!

Lego Star Wars Help Me Obi-Wan Kenobi Lego Star Wars Vader Choke

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#16
Lego Star Wars Costumes


Hit List: Lego Star Wars and costumes go together like peanut butter and jelly... okay, at least like peanut butter and bananas.

Lego Star Wars Costumes

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#15
Custom Lego Star Wars Figures


Hit List: These little gems can truly be amazing. The X-Wing pilot below is by Nick Bloemen (at From Bricks to Bothans) and the Anakin Starkiller is by Ozzy Fortune.

Lego Star Wars Custom X-Wing Pilot Lego Star Wars Custom Anakin Starkiller 

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#14
Lego Star Wars Head Swaps


Hit List: A new feature in 'Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy', head swaps make for great gaming fun. Slave Yoda... Slave Vader... instant classics!

Lego Star Wars Slave Yoda Lego Star Wars Slave Vader

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#13
Whacky Facial Expressions


Hit List: Pure gold!

Lego Star Wars Uh Oh Lego Star Wars Millennium Falcon Cockpit

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#12
Lego Star Wars Symphony


Hit List: Eat your heart out John Williams.



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#11
Lego Chewie


Hit List: Lego Chewie finally makes good on seeing him rip some arms out of their sockets. Cue obligatory Wookiee growl.

Lego Star Wars Chewie

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#10
Custom Lego Star Wars Dioramas


Hit List: Custom recreations of great Star Wars scenes is the pinnacle of Lego cool. The Bacta tank scene below is by Eric "Baron Sat" Druon at From Bricks to Bothans.

Lego Star Wars Bacta Tank Diorama

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#9
Lego Star Wars Steampunk


Hit List: Wait... maybe Lego Star Wars Steampunk is the pinnacle of Lego cool. The Royal Naboo AirForce 1 below by Mark Stafford was the winner of the Steam Wars competition at the From Bricks to Bothans Forums.

Lego Star Wars Steampunk

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#8
Lego Star Wars Kisses


Hit List: Move over Harrison and Carrie... Lego Star Wars kisses have more chemistry than a high school science lab.

Lego Star Wars Lando Leia Kiss Lego Star Wars Han Leia Kiss 

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#7

Whacky Trooper Moments

Hit List: Hot Tub Stormies. 'Nuff said.

Lego Star Wars SnowFishing Lego Star Wars Staying Warm on Hoth
Lego Star Wars Stormtroopers in a Hot Tub

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#6
Custom Lego Star Wars Vehicles


Hit List: Too much fun for words. The Tantive IV below is by Roger Rothhaar and the X-Wing is by Mark Chan. Both were voted Custom of the Week at From Bricks to Bothans.

Lego Star Wars Custom Tantive IV
Lego Star Wars Custom X-Wing Fighter

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#5
Revenge of the Brick


Hit List: It gets better every time you see it.



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#4
Lego Star Wars Armies


Hit List: Impressive... most impressive! This army of 35,310 clones was built by a group of Lego employees in the United Kingdom to raise money for the National Autistic Society

Lego Star Wars Clone Army

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#3
Eddie Izzard Lego Video


Hit List: This animated Lego video, synched to a standup comedy routine by Eddie Izzard, is a Youtube sensation. Please note: Mature language warning!



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#2
Lego Star Wars Life Size Monuments


Hit List: The crown jewels of customizing. The Han In Carbonite below was created by brick artist Nathan Sawaya using almost 10,000 bricks.

Lego Star Wars Han In Carbonite
Lego Star Wars Jango

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#1
Lego Star Wars Playsets


Hit List: Lego continues to innovate and hit home run after home run. Their ultimate Collector Series is to die for, and at 3803 pieces the Death Star playset truly reaches the sublime.


Lego Star Wars DeathStar


If you enjoyed The Top 20 Reasons to Love Lego Star Wars please see Galacticbinder's additional Star Wars Top 10 Lists.


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