‘Lego Dimensions’ Year 2: Everything You Need to Know

It’s pretty amazing to see just how far reaching the universe of Lego Dimensions has gone.

The action/platformer formula of past Lego games has meshed together well with the figure collecting/building elements of this franchise. Traveller’s Tales isn’t leaving any of its fans in the dark about what’s next. Waves Six through Nine of Lego Dimensions’ content rollout are coming soon. Tons of familiar faces and locales from major film, gaming and cartoon franchises will soon be getting a Lego makeover.

There’s so much information to break down regarding the upcoming slate of Story, Level, Team and Fun Packs. We’re going to do our best to go into detail about the brand new worlds you’ll explore within Year Two of Lego Dimensions.

Note: all of these brand new figurines will be compatible with everything that’s already been released for Lego Dimensions.


Here’s the Newest Franchises That are Getting Transported Into Lego Dimensions

The franchises we listed below will begin launching in 2016 and continue releasing right into 2017:

The A-Team
Adventure Time
Beetlejuice
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Ghostbusters
The Goonies
Gremlins
Knight Rider
Harry Potter
The Lego Batman Movie
Lego City: Undercover
Mission: Impossible
The Powerpuff Girls
Sonic the Hedgehog
Teen Titans Go!


New Story Packs are on the Way

Lego Dimensions Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The Story Packs of Lego Dimensions offer the more meaningful experiences you’ve come to expect from mainline Lego games. These physical expansion packs add six main levels to the main experience that focuses on the franchise tagged to it. Story Packs tend to feature a new gateway design, one main character and a vehicle/gadget.

The Ghostbusters Story Pack comes with the Zhu’s Chinese Restaurant Lego Toy Pad, the Abby Yates character and Ecto-1 vehicle. The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Story Pack will feature the MACUSA Lego Toy Pad, the Newt Scamander character and Niffler item.

The next array of Story Packs are listed below (click on any one of them to get the Story Pack of your choice):

Ghostbusters
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
The Lego Batman Movie


A Ton of New Level Packs are Arriving

Lego Dimensions Mission Impossible

The newest Level Packs coming your way will include a new character with two accompanying items, such as a gadget or vehicle. And of course, adding any of these to your game allows you to play through an entirely new stage.

The Adventure Time Level Pack comes with Finn the Human, the Jakemobile and an Ancient War Elephant. The Mission: Impossible Level Pack includes Ethan Hunt, an IMF Scrambler and the IMF Sport Car. Sonic the Hedgehog’s Level Pack arrives with Sonic the Hedgehog himself, his Sonic Speedster car and The Tornado vehicle. If you grew up loving The Goonies film and its cast of adventure seeking kids, then you’ll get a kick out of the Level Pack dedicated to it.

The list of soon-to-be-released Level Packs are listed in full below (click on any of them to pick up a new Level Pack):

Adventure Time
Mission: Impossible
Sonic the Hedgehog
The Goonies



You Can Expect to See These Upcoming Team Packs

Lego Dimensions Gremlins

These brand new Team Packs will come packaged with two franchise specific characters and a selectable gadget for each character.

The Adventure Time Team Pack comes with Jake the Dog, the Lumpy Space Princess, BMO and the Lumpy Car. Harry Potter’s Team Pack includes Harry Potter, Lord Voldemort, the Enchanted Car and the Hogwarts Express train. The Gremlins Team Pack comes packaged with Gizmo, Stripe, an R.C. Racer car and the Flash ‘n’ Finish camera.

You can see which Team Packs are arriving soon within the list below (click on any of them to get yourself a new Team Pack):

Adventure Time
Harry Potter
Gremlins
Powerpuff Girls
Teen Titans Go!


These Fun Packs Will Exponentially Expand Your Lego Dimensions Collection

Lego Dimensions ET

The fresh slate of Fun Packs coming everyone’s way will include one character and a single gadget/vehicle.

The A-Team Fun Pack will provide everyone with B.A. Baracus and B.A.’s Van. The Adventure Time Fun Pack comes packaged with Marceline the Vampire Queen and her Lunatic Imp. E.T’s Fun Pack features E.T. and the Phone Home item. The Fun Pack for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them will include Tina Goldstein and Swooping Evil. Year 2 Fun Packs will also represent The LEGO Batman Movie, Knight Rider, Harry Potter, Ghostbusters and LEGO City: Undercover.

We made sure to list all the newest Fun Packs that are releasing down below (click on any of them to pick up a new Fun Pack):

The A-Team
Adventure Time
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Knight Rider
The Lego Batman Movie
Lego City: Undercover
Harry Potter
Ghostbusters
Powerpuff Girls
Teen Titans Go!
Beetlejuice


A New Competitive Multiplayer Mode Will be Available Through Waves Six Through Nine

One of the cooler elements coming to Waves Six Through Nine is the addition of competitive multiplayer. The Adventure World Battle Arenas will throw four players into arenas based on the game’s newest franchises. The battle arenas will feature familiar modes (such as Capture the Flag) and one that features objectives that constantly change during a single match. The Battle Arenas revealed so far includes Adventure Time, Ghostbusters, Harry Potter and Mission: Impossible. You can see one of the multiplayer matches in action with the gameplay video posted above.

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Anonymous

only if you want to go into the extra level packs and stories or free play mode, yes. If you want to complete the game by defeating lord vortech (not 100%) then no.

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