• The LEGO Movie is getting a sequel and so is its video game adaptation! Based on the upcoming animated movie The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today in a press release that it will be teaming up with TT Games and The LEGO Group to release The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame next year.

    The plot, inspired by the movie, is as follows:

    The alien monster invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins. It is now up to Emmet and a host of heroic characters to go beyond their world and save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the Systar System. Journey into outer space, discover new worlds, and test your Master Building skills.
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    Some of the new gameplay features include:

    • Unlock and play as over 100 playable characters from The LEGO Movie 2 and the first film.
    • Explore new worlds from LEGO Movie 2 and revisit iconic locations from the first film.
    • Build special LEGO objects to discover new areas and items.
    • Improved combat mechanics.
    • Use combos to unleash a special build attack for each character.

    “Packed with fan-favourite and exciting new characters, mysterious locations and action from both the sequel and the original blockbuster The LEGO Movie, The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame is a wild adventure for kids to explore,” said Arthur Parsons, Head of Design, TT Games Studios. “Players must scour the stars for rare items, materials and tools to complete their collections and help their journey across the LEGO universe, experiencing a wide array of amazing environments, wacky vehicles and incredible creatures along the way.”

    The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame is a one-of-a-kind experience full of fantastic characters and open-world adventures with a strong emphasis on creative solutions to puzzles and building within the film’s universe,” said Sean William McEvoy, VP Digital Games & Apps, The LEGO Group. “LEGO fans of all ages will have fun rebuilding their own world using tools to create roads, change the landscape and build structures to unlock more rewards and missions.”

    The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in February 26, 2019 and the Switch physical version hits stores in March 26, 2019.

    The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame Official Website