LEGO Boost Droid Commander launched… with a fanfare

Announced on May the 4th this year, the ‘official’ launch date for the Droid commander has arrived. The inverted commas have been provided for the benefit of the set becoming available a couple of months ago on

To celebrate the launch, LEGO have released a video, presented here in widescreen glory.


  • 46 LEGO® Star Wars™ BOOST R2-D2 Droids
  • 26 LEGO® Star Wars™ BOOST Mouse Droids
  • 23 LEGO® Star Wars™ BOOST Gonk Droids (That’s 95 droids all up…)
  • 3,148 Hours of Creation
  • 42 Real Instruments
  • One Crazed Inventor

Playing a total of…

  • 10 Xylophones
  • 10 Violins
  • 4 Cellos
  • 8 Keyboards
  • 6 Electric Drums
  • 2 Gongs
  • 2 Chimes
  • 2 Floor Toms (Drums)
  • and 2 Cymbals

…You might just find the end result ‘most impressive…’.

Some behind the screens photos…complete with Atmospheric smoke. We can see designer of the Boost Droid Commander Models – Carl Merriam helping the orchestrator out during the setup…if only I knew the artist’s name.

I hope you enjoyed it…

The LEGO Boost Droid commander 75253 is now available from and other retailers.

Until next time, play well.

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