Saturday, October 16, 2021

70 Big LEGO Sets That Will Make You A Brick-Building Expert

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LEGO started out small in Denmark in the 1930s but is now one of the biggest toy manufacturers in the world. These interlocking bricks have been bringing fun to both the young and old and the company just keeps on coming up with more elaborate sets to satisfy LEGO builders and collectors. Big LEGO sets are satisfying to build, whether alone or with a group of people. Here are some big LEGO sets that we’ve listed for your enjoyment.

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Star Wars

Darth Vader’s Castle (1,060 Pieces)

Build Darth Vader‘s cool castle, also called Fortress Vader, in Mustafar. This LEGO set also includes a TIE Advanced Fighter and 5 minifigures: Imperial Transport Pilot, 2 royal guards, Darth Vader, and Darth Vader’s bacta tank. This LEGO set is a must-have for Star Wars fans.

Star Wars: A New Hope Imperial Star Destroyer (4,784 Pieces)

This big LEGO set is part of the Ultimate Collector Series and is one of the collectibles Star Wars fans would love to own. The model measures 17 inches in height and is 43 inches in length. Those who love a good challenge will enjoy building this set and it is sure to keep you occupied for hours.

R2-D2 (2,127 Pieces)

This R2-D2 LEGO model is another set that is part of the Ultimate Collector Series. The R2-D2 model is very detailed, even on the inside. It comes with a third leg that can be hidden and its front panels can be opened. Inside, there is a circular saw and a computer interface. In addition, R2-D2 has a rotating head. The set comes with a plaque and an R2-D2 minifigure to add to your collection.

A-wing Starfighter (1,673 Pieces)

Big LEGO Sets A-wing Starfighter

This A-wing Starfighter from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi is a marvelous addition to any Star Wars collection. The mode has intricate details such as a removeable canopy in the cockpit and laser canons that pivot. This is part of the Ultimate Collector Series and it comes with a plaque as well as a minifigure.

Star Wars: A New Hope Mos Eisley Cantina (3,187 Pieces)

Big LEGO Sets Death Star

Those who enjoy big LEGO sets and challenging builds are sure to enjoy this Mos Eisley Cantina model. The model has a removeable roof so you can easily access what’s going on in the Cantina. This set comes with 21 LEGO minifigures of your favorite Star Wars characters, 2 Landspeeders, and a Dewback figure.

Death Star Space Station (4,016 Pieces)

Recreate some of your favorite scenes from Star Wars movies with this big LEGO set of the Death Star Space Station. It will take your hours to build this set that includes features such as moving walls and laser towers. It also has Emperor Palpatine’s throne room and a maintenance room for the droids. The set comes with 23 minifigures of your favorite Star Wars characters.

Millennium Falcon (7,541 Pieces)

This LEGO Millennium Falcon model is a must-have for any Star Wars fan. It comes with more than 7,000 pieces including minifigures from classic Star Wars movies as well as the newer ones, so you can recreate different scenes. The model’s removeable panels will allow you to access different areas of the big freighter. The set measures 33 inches long and 22 inches wide.

Ninjago

Skull Sorcerer’s Dungeons (1,171 Pieces)

Children who are fans of the Ninjago TV series are sure to enjoy building this big LEGO set of the dungeons. Kids can use their imagination and recreate scenes using the 8 minifigures included in the set. This set is a cool gift for birthdays, holidays, and other special ocassions.

Ninjago City (4,867 Pieces)

This intricately detailed LEGO set of the Ninjago City is super cool! It comes in three levels and has a modular design so that upper levels can be removed to see the interiors. Some of the features of the set include changeable movie posters, a moving elevator, and a rotating sushi conveyor belt. The set comes with 16 minifigures.

Ultra Stealth Raider (1,093 Pieces)

The Ultra Stealth Raider is 4 vehicles in 1! The raider features cockpits for your favorite ninjas and it can split up into 2 tread bikes, a big bike, and a helijet. This LEGO set includes 7 minifigures and the Chenosaurus that has posable joints and a snapping jaw. Have your children use their imagination or recreate their favorite scenes from the show.

Legacy Destiny’s Bounty (1,781 Pieces)

Go on an epic sea adventure and build this big LEGO set featuring the Destiny’s Bounty. The incredible details on the ship will allow children to enjoy making up stories and sea adventures using the 7 minifigures included. The ship comes with moving sails and rotatable engines too.

LEGO Friends

Heartlake Shopping Mall (1,120 Pieces)

This big LEGO set features LEGO Friends and the Heartlake Shopping Mall. It has a revolving entrance to the mall lobby where children can gain access to the different areas including a food court, photo booth, bridal store, spa, and a sports shop. The set consists of 4 minifigures. This is a wonderful birthday gift for little girls!

Heartlake City Resort (1,017 Pieces)

Have a fun day at the Heartlake City Resort and enjoy several activities with your favorite LEGO Friends characters. The resort features several amenities including water slides, DJ decks, restaurants, and more. Swim with a dolphin and enjoy ice cream cups and hot dogs. The set comes with 4 minifigures and Sheen, a cute dolphin that you can be friends with.

Amusement Park Roller Coaster (1,124 Pieces)

Children are sure to enjoy building this LEGO Friends amusement park that features a roller coaster and a ferris wheel. Join Naya, Matthew, Andrea, and Emma as they enjoy a day at the amusement park. The rides are functional and children can turn the gondola of the ferris wheel and push the cart and watch it go around the roller coaster track. This set will bring hours of fun.

Summer Riding Camp (1,145 Pieces)

Little girls who love horses will appreciate this LEGO Friends set that features a riding camp. Build a horse area for Sunshine, Foxy, and Champion and take them on a ride. The summer camp features classrooms, bedrooms, a paddock, and horse area. It even comes with a mini bus for going to and from the camp.

Summer Fun Water Park (1,001 Pieces)

Bring the water park right into your home with this Summer Fun Water Park LEGO set! Building the set will keep children occupied for hours and after that they can enjoy the water slides, activities, and treats that this set has to offer. The set comes with 4 minifigures.

Harry Potter

Attack on the Burrow (1,047 Pieces)

Recreate the scene at the Weasley house when they get attacked by Death Eaters with this Harry Potter LEGO set. The Burrow features the rooms in the Weasley house and 8 characters from the Harry Potter series. Cast spells using the magic wands and enjoy hours of play time with this magical set.

Diagon Alley (5,544 Pieces)

Big LEGO sets Diagon Alley

This Diagon Alley set from Harry Potter is one of the biggest LEGO sets available with more than 5,000 pieces. It features different shops found in Diagon Alley: Flourish & Blotts, Weasleys’ Wizard Weezes, Ollivanders Wand Shop, Scribbulus Writing Implements, Florean Fortescue’s Ice Cream, Parlor, and Quality Quidditch Supplies. The set comes with 14 minifigures. This is a challenging big LEGO set build that will bring hours of fun.

Hogwarts Castle (6,020 Pieces)

LEGO Hogwarts Castle

The Hogwarts Castle is one of the most magical places in the Harry Potter world. With this set, consisting of more than 6,000 pieces, children can enjoy the different parts of Hogwarts including different classrooms, the Great Hall, and many more. The set comes with 4 minifigures of the House founders, as well 27 microfigures of your favorite Harry Potter characters. This is a spectacular LEGO set that fans of the books and movies are sure to love.

Disney

Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Set (1,739 Pieces)

Disney fans, especially those who love Mickey and Minnie, are sure to enjoy building this LEGO set where the duo share the spotlight. The set comes with a camera and a photo album. Mickey and Minnie are fully posable figures so you can pose them in any which way you like.

The Disney Castle (4,080 Pieces)

Have your very own Disney Castle in your own home! The castle’s facade is detailed and with arches, balconies, and even a stone bridge. Inside, there are features of the castle where children can use their imagination and make up stories as they play. Some of the features of the castle include a kitchen, spinning wheel, workbench, a bedroom, and more. This big LEGO set comes with 5 minifigures: Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, and Tinkerbell.

TV

Friends: Central Perk (1,070 Pieces)

Hang out with your favorite group of friends at Central Perk with this Friends LEGO set. The characters from your beloved sitcom are back — this time in LEGO form. Join Rachel, Phoebe, Monica, Ross, Chandler, and Joey as they talk about anything and everything. Even Gunther has made an appearance in this set.

Scooby-Doo: Mystery Mansion (860 Pieces)

Join Scooby-Doo and the gang and unravel the mystery at the mansion. This super-cool Mystery Mansion is based on your favorite animated series. The sleuths are at it again and this time, they are after the vampire hidden in the mansion. The set comes with minifigures of Scooby, Shaggy, Velma, and Daphne, as well as a ghost and vampire.

Sesame Street (1,367 Pieces)

Relive your favorite show from your childhood or introduce the Sesame Street gang to your children with this big LEGO set that features Big Bird’s house, Elmo’s bedroom, and Bert and Ernie’s apartment. The iconic corner street sign is also included. The set includes figures of Bert and Ernie, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Elmo, and Oscar the Grouch in his garbage can.

Stranger Things: The Upside Down (2,287 Pieces)

Fans of the hit Netflix series Stranger Things will have a fun time building this LEGO set that is truly unique. Fans will immediately recognize the Byers’ house from the real world that features the living room, dining room, and Will’s room. On the flip side, the Upside Down features a dilapidated version of the home. The set includes 8 minifigures of the show’s characters.

The Mandalorian: Razor Crest (1,023 Pieces)

This Razor Crest transport shuttle is from the TV series The Mandalorian. Relive The Mandalorian and the Child’s adventures with this set which features shooters, a cockpit, and a cargo hold for for items. The set comes with 4 minifigures: The Mandalorian, The Child, a Scout Trooper, and Greef Karga, as well as an IG-11.

The Simpsons: Kwik-E Mart (2,179 Pieces)

Welcome to the Kwik-E Mart! This big LEGO set of the go-to convenience store in Springfield is a must-have for The Simpsons fans. Look for products that you want to purchase on the aisles and don’t forget to have a hot dog as you leave. The set comes with 6 minifigures: Homer, Bart, Marge, Apu, Chief Wiggum, and Snake.

The Simpsons: House (2,523 Pieces)

Have fun with the Simpson family in their house with this LEGO set. The set opens up so you can see the interior of the house which includes the kitchen, living room, and bedrooms. It also has a detachable garage with the family car. The set comes with 6 minifigures: Homer, Marge, Maggie, Lisa, Bart, and their neighbor Ned.

Movies

Lord of the Rings: Tower of Orthanc (2,359 Pieces)

Build one of the most iconic structures in Lord of the Rings with this LEGO set that features the Tower of Orthanc. Fans of LOTR will be excited to build this 6-floor tower that has a library, alchemy room, Saruman’s throne, entrance hall, attic, and dungeon. The set includes 5 minifigures, an Ent figure, and a Great Eagle.

Fast & Furious: Dom’s Dodge Charger (1,077 Pieces)

This super cool LEGO set is ideal for car enthusiasts and fans of the Fast & Furious movies. Build a replica of Dom’s Dodge Charger and display it for everyone to see. This awesome muscle car features an air blower, steering system, suspension, and moving pistons. The model measures 15 inches long.

James Bond: Aston Martin DB5 (1,295 Pieces)

Now you can have your very own Aston Martin, a LEGO version that is. If you are a fan of James Bond or just like beautiful cars in general, then you will have fun building this Aston Martin DB5 LEGO set. The vehicle features a rotating license plate, an ejection seat, and a bullet shield, just like in Goldfinger.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Silent Mary (2,294 Pieces)

Have an epic adventure in the high seas with this Pirates of the Caribbean LEGO set that features the Silent Mary, a galleon headed by Captain Salazar. This awesome ship has decaying details, three masts, a crow’s nest, and other wonderful details. It also comes with several LEGO pieces that fans will love. The set includes 8 minifigures of the characters, including two ghost sharks.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Queen Anne’s Revenge (1,097 Pieces)

Take to the seas and have a pirate adventure with this Pirates of the Caribbean LEGO set that features Queen Anne’s Revenge, Blackbeard’s famous ship. With it’s vibrant red sails and amazing details, this LEGO set also makes an awesome display in your home. The set includees 7 minifigures including Jack Sparrow and Blackbeard.

Ghostbusters: ECTO-1 (2,352 Pieces)

This awesome LEGO set is a must-have for Ghostbusters fans! The ECTO-1 is as detailed as the one seen in the movies and features awesome technology that ghostbusters can use. The vehicle has a ghost trap, trapdoor, and a proton pack. This big LEGO set is an awesome add-on to any toy or movie memorabilia collection.

Ghostbusters: Firehouse Headquarters Building (4,834 Pieces)

This big LEGO set of the Ghostbusters’ Headquarters is fully-packed with features and details. The 3-storey firehouse has a darkroom, kitchen, sleeping quarters, containment unit, laboratory and more. It comes with 9 minifigures of Ghostbusters characters as well as pink and blue ghosts and Slimer. The building opens up to show the interior so kids can recreate scenes from the movie.

Superheroes

DC Batman 1989 Batmobile (3,306 Pieces)

This Batman LEGO set features the Batmobile in the 1989 movie. the interior of the car is very detailed and the outside features grappling hooks and pop-up machine guns. This collector’s set comes with 3 minifigures: Batman, Vicki Vale, and The Joker. In addition, you can put the Batmobile on the rotating brick display that comes with the set.

Batman: Arkham Asylum (1,628 Pieces)

This big LEGO set is inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie and features the Arkham Asylum and the different areas within the building. Some of the rooms included are jail cells, canteen visitor’s room, and Dr. Harleen Quinzel’s office. Each room contains different elements to enhance gameplay for kids. This set comes with 12 minifigures including Bathman, Poison Ivy, Robin, The Joker, and more.

Batman: Jokerland (1,037 Pieces)

An amusement park has been turned into a trap for our superheroes! This LEGO set features Jokerland, Joker’s sinister theme park decked with traps and weapons. There’s a man-eating plant, a creepy clown face, and dynamite. Jokerland’s features provides hours of play time for kids. This set comes with 8 minifigures and several accessories.

Batman: Arkham Asylum Breakout (1,619 Pieces)

This awesome LEGO set is of the villains making a break out of Arkham Asylum. Help Batman and Robin catch the villains and keep them where they belong. Arkham Asylum features several security elements, rooms, and gates to go through. The set comes with 8 minifigures and several weapons for each of them.

Avengers: Infinity War Sanctum Sanctorum Showdown (1,004 Pieces)

This big LEGO set is of a New York building that features the Sanctum Sanctorum. The 3-storey building also includes Peter Parker’s apartment, a pizzeria, and a water tower. Open the building and see all the floors inside. The set includes 4 minifigures: Doctor Strange, Iron Spider-Man, Ebony Maw, and Iron Man.

Marvel: The SHIELD Helicarrier (2,996 Pieces)

This challenging set of the SHIELD Helicarrier is a sight to behold. The vehicle is a detailed model of the one seen in the Avengers movies. It even comes with an information plaque for display. The set comes with fighter jets, Quinjets, forklifts, runways, road blockades, and a gasoline truck. Minifigures included in the set Captain America, Nick Fury, Hawkeye, Black Widow, and Maria Hill.

LEGO Technic

Bugatti Chiron (3,599 Pieces)

Those who love collecting toy cars will enjoy building this big LEGO set of the Bugatti Chiron. The vehicle has detailed interiors with a functional gear box. Pop up the hood and see a unique serial number for your set. It also comes with an elaborate engine. This makes an amazing gift for car enthusiasts.

Lamborghini Sian FKP 37 (3,696 Pieces)

This super cool car is the Lamborghini Sian FKP 37. This LEGO set has awesome features including moving pistons on the engine, 8-speed transmission, and a 4-wheel drive. The set comes in a luxurious box and inside is a coffee table book. This is one of the sets designed for car enthusiasts and comes with awesome details.

Grand Prix Racer (1,141 Pieces)

Racers and enthusiasts will have fun building this LEGO set of a Grand Prix Racer. This is a 2-in-1 build as the racer can be rebuilt into a Race Truck. The racer has a V8 engine with movable pistons and an all-wheel suspension. The racer is a nice decorative piece for your home or office.

LEGO Creator

Volkswagen T1 Camper Van (1,334 Pieces)

Relive the past with this LEGO set that is a replica of the 1962 Volkswagen Camper Van. The van has cool details such as curtains, wing mirrors, a safari windshield, and folding furniture inside. This makes a cool gift for parents or grandparents who grew up in the ’60s.

Harley-Davidson Fat Boy (1,023 Pieces)

This LEGO set was created in collaboration with Harley-Davidson and has authentic features. Anyone who loves Harleys or motorcycles in general will enjoy building this model. The motorcycle has a built-in speedometer, dual exhaust pipes, a gear shift medal that moves, and a Milwaukee-Eight engine with pistons that move. The set comes with a display stand.

Ford Mustang (1,471 Pieces)

Build a model of a classic muscle car with this LEGO set that features the Ford Mustang. Not only is the model beautiful on the outside, it’s filled with features inside as well. Open and hood and see a detailed V8 engine, or pop the trunk to see items inside. You can also customize the model with an exhaust, spoiler, supercharger and other accessories included in the set.

London Bus (1,686 Pieces)

Have your very own model of the double-decker London Bus with this LEGO set. The vibrant red color is interesting in itself, but inside the bus, there are features waiting to be explored. These include a half-spiral staircase, worn seating, a ticket bin, and a hand pole. there are also other items including a newspaper, umbrella, and drink can.

MINI Cooper (1,077 Pieces)

Build the iconic MINI Cooper with remarkable details that will give you a blast from the past. This car model even has the famous green-and-white color. The car has doors that open and you can even pop the hood to view the engine. The model even comes with a picnic basket.

Old Trafford-Manchester United (3,898 Pieces)

Manchester United fans will have tons of fun building this LEGO set of the Old Trafford. Those who have been to the stadium will recognize the details added to the model such as the statues. The set is a 1:600 replica of the football stadium that makes for a great display item in your home.

Colosseum (9,036 Pieces)

If you’re looking to build big LEGO sets to collect, then this is a must-have. The set has more than 9,000 pieces and is sure to keep you busy for hours. If you’re into architecture, you will find this set full of details that capture one of Rome’ most famous structures. The Colosseum measures 10.5 inches high and 20.5 inches wide. It’s a great display piece for your home or office.

Winter Village Cottage (1,490 Pieces)

Create a Winter Wonderland with this Winter Village Cottage LEGO set. This is a unique Christmas display that you can have in your home. The set features a storage shed, a main cottage, an igloo, and other accessories. This holiday LEGO set comes with 8 minifigures of an entire family.

Santa’s Workshop (883 Pieces)

Have a unique display in your home during the holiday season and build Santa’s workshop with the entire family. This LEGO set consists of a workshop, reindeer, a sleigh, and even a cute Christmas tree. Help the elves wrap gifts and get them ready to deliver to children.

Gingerbread House (1,477 Pieces)

Have quality time with your family during the holidays with this Gingerbread House LEGO set. The Gingerbread house looks so real with its frosting and candy on the exterior. Of course, it wouldn’t be complete without a Gingerbread Man and Woman. This is one spectacular set that will make your home festive during the holidays.

Others

Grand Piano (3,662 Pieces)

Pianists and those who love music will appreciate this Grand Pino LEGO set. This is not just a model of a piano, it actually plays music. Build the keyboard, pedal, and motor and use the accompanying LEGO Powered Up app to play tunes on the piano. It also has some pieces that can automatically be played. This is a wonderful addition to your home or office.

Tree House (3,036 Pieces)

Kids will enjoy playing with this tree house model. Have fun building the tree house and then enjoy the details and features that it offers. The cabins in the tree house are completely accessible and there’s even a working crane for transporting items up the tree house. The LEGO set also comes with two sets of leaves, green for summer, and yellow and brown for fall.

Nintendo Entertainment System (2,646 Pieces)

Gamers will feel nostalgic while building this LEGO set of the Nintendo Entertainment System. The set comes with the console and a television that shows Super Mario Bros. The console is so realistic that you can even place a game cartridge inside. This is a cool gift to gamers and those who loved paying Super Mario games.

LEGO Architecture: The White House (1,483 Pieces)

If you love architecture and appreciate the small details, this LEGO set will be fun for you to build. It features The White House, both the East and West wings, including the gardens. The White House model can be divided into three different sections so you can appreciate the details of each area. This set also makes a beautiful display piece.

Crocodile Locomotive (1,271 Pieces)

Building trains sets is a lot of fun, more so if it’s a LEGO set. Those who love vintage train models will appreciate this Crocodile Locomotive train set. The train is inspired by locomotives from 1919 to 1927. The design of this train are true to the original one and has wonderful details.

Shuttle Expedition (1,230 Pieces)

Anyone who is into space will have a fun time building this Shuttle Expedition. The set consists of booster rockets and a fuel tank. It also comes with realistic and detailed engine. This LEGO set even comes with astronaut minifigures that you can place in the cockpit. The shuttle measures 17.5 inches high and can be displayed in your office.

Statue of Liberty (1,685 Pieces)

The Statue of Liberty is an iconic landmark, and now you can build your very own model. The pedestal itself is an artwork with detailed bricks and Lady Liberty comes with her golden torch, tablet, crown, and robe. This LEGO set includes a booklet with information about the architecture of the statue.

Ferrari Ultimate Garage (841 Pieces)

Anyone who is a fan of racing and Ferraris will absolutely love this LEGO set. It’s the ultimate Ferrari Garage which comes with 3 Ferrari cars, a race track, workshop/museum, and 7 minifigures. The workshop has the tools and equipment for checking cars and making sure they are in the best condition for a race. The pieces included in the set will provide hours of playtime.

Ship in a Bottle (962 Pieces)

This Ship in a Bottle LEGO set is a nice decorative piece for your home or office. The ship is highly-detailed and even the bottle is made of LEGO pieces. When done building, place the bottle on the mount, which is included in the set. It has a compass, name plate, and a spinning needle. This makes a great gift for LEGO fans who enjoy nautical items.

Minecraft: The Mountain Cave (2,863 Pieces)

Children who enjoy playing Minecraft will have tons of fun building this LEGO set that features the Mountain Cave. With more than 2,500 pieces, this is sure to keep kids occupied for hours. The structure comes with a minecart elevator, a shelter with a bed, a crafting table, minecarts, and more. Open the Mountain Cave to gain access to the interior and have lots of fun playing with the minifigures of Steve and Alex.

Hidden Side: Mystery Castle (1,035 Pieces)

This Hidden Side Mystery Castle makes a nice Halloween decoration in your home. The castle has plenty of features to be explored, but that’s not all. The set is also ready for an AR playing experience. Check out the castle using a smartphone and the castle comes to life! Haunt ghosts and solve mysteries with this LEGO set.

Monster Fighters: Haunted House (2,064 Pieces)

If you need some creepy decorations for Halloween, this big LEGO set is just what you need. The Monster Fighters Haunted House is home to ghosts and other creatures. The boarded up windows and iron gate screams haunted. The house has 3 storeys that feature a foyer, bedroom, kitchen, and bedroom. Minifigures included in the set are Vampyre and his wife, Zombie chef, a butler, and 2 ghosts.

Monster Fighters: Vampyre Castle (949 Pieces)

Help our hero defeat Vampyre with this net launcher! This set features Vampyre’s castle that’s filled with secret doors, spikes, and spiders. Go through hallways and rooms to find the Vampyre and use different weapons included in the set. This is an awesome LEGO set that will provide lots of fun for kids.

Old Fishing Store (2,049 Pieces)

This Old Fishing Store LEGO set has all the items you need for a fishing adventure. Visit Anton’s bait shop and purchase all the things you need including tackle, rods, and other special items. The rustic look of the shop has beautiful details and it can be opened to access the inside of the shop.

Pirates Imperial Flagship (1,664 Pieces)

Have fun traveling the high seas in this Imperial Flagship with muskets, cannons, and crates of ammunition to ward of enemy ships! The ship comes with a moving anchor and working doors. Explore the captain’s quarters and see a treasure chest, map, poison bottle, and organ. The set comes with 9 minifigures to provide hours of imaginative gameplay.

Pirates of Barracuda Bay (2,545 Pieces)

This big LEGO set is of a shipwreck in Barracuda Bay. The ship stands on an island filled with trees. Explore the ship and find rooms, a jail cell, the captain’s cabin, a tavern, and the kitchen. The set also comes with a pig, a shark, 3 crabs, 2 skeletons, 2 frogs, and 2 parrots. Best of all, the wreck can be rebuilt into a ship!

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