The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them story pack for Lego Dimensions will allow gamers to play through the entire J.K. Rowling wizarding world movie, and the Sonic the Hedgehog level pack will deliver a complete, playable level from the iconic series, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced tonight.
Warner Bros. also detailed some of the features of the E.T. and Adventure Time's Land of Ooo fun packs, and the Gremlins team pack.
The news detailing the various add-on packs for Warner Bros.' toys-to-life game hit during a 25th birthday celebration for Sonic held during San Diego Comic-Con.
The Fantastic Beasts story pack will include six levels and a new Lego gateway for Lego Dimensions when it hits. The pack also includes a Newt Scamander Lego minifigure, which will be able to use a variety of spells in the campaign, including Diffindo, Reparo and Lumos. Finally, players get a rat-like Niffler, which can be rebuilt into the Sinister Scorpion and Vicious Vulture. The story pack is one of several announced for Lego Dimensions. Each includes six levels.
The Fantastic Beasts fun pack includes a Tina Goldstein minifig, which can cast Aguamenti and Protego, and a 3-in-1 Swooping Evil creature, which can be rebuilt into the Brutal Bloom and Crawling Creeper.
The Sonic the Hedgehog level pack includes a complete Sonic level where players can race through locations from the games, like Green Hill, Emerald Coast and Labyrinth. The pack also includes a 3-in-1 Sonic Speedster, which can be rebuilt into Blue Typhoon and Motobug, and a 3-in-1 Tornado, which can be rebuilt into Crabmeat and Eggcatcher.
The Gremlins team pack includes minifigs of Gizmo, who can combat roll and dash in the game, and Stripe, which can claw and vine-cut in the game. The pack also includes a 3-in-1 R.C. Racer, which can be rebuilt into the Gadget-o-matic and Scarlet Scorpion, and the 3-in-1 Flash ‘n’ Finish which can be changed into a Rampage Record Player and Stripe's Throne.
The E.T. fun pack includes an E.T. minifig, which has illumination and fix-it abilities, as well as special stealth and telekinesis skills. There’s also a phone-home device, which can be rebuilt into a mobile uplink and super-charged satellite.
Finally, Warner Bros. detailed what the Land of Ooo fun pack includes from Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time. Players get a minifig of Marceline the Vampire Queen, who has sonar smash and bolt deflector abilities. She can also use her ax guitar to solve puzzles. The pack includes Marceline’s Lunatic Amp, which can be turned into the Shadow Scorpion and Heavy Metal Monster.
For more information about "Season Two" of Lego Dimensions, what story packs are coming and where the franchise is going, make sure to read this week’s feature on the game.