Star Wars Costumers and members from the Force Action Stunt Team (FAST ) were also present. They performed a Light Saber display. They are the only Star Wars Light Saber display performers in Malaysia.
Master Model Builders from LEGOLAND built the LEGO model display using more than 750,000 LEGO bricks and ten thousand special glow-in-the dark tiles. It is the first time that a LEGO Death Star model of this scale has been constructed, making it the largest in the world."
We were invited for the Media Preview on the 26th July 2013 to witness the Largest LEGO Death Star model in Miniland LEGOLAND Malaysia today. Before we proceed to the Miniland, the short speech by Obiwan-Kenobi the Jedi Master - Mr Siegfried Boerst, General Manager of LEGOLAND Malaysia, follow by the video presentation by Mr Nikolaus Ehm, Model Builder for design concepts and execution of LEGO Star Wars Miniland Death Star model display. And the performance by Force Action Stunt Team (FAST).
The opening speech by Mr Siegfried Boerst
The Media team...
After performance, we proceeded to Miniland...
Star Wars Costumers and members from the Force Action Stunt Team
Once we reached the Miniland, Mr Siegfried Boerst, General Manager pressed the button for the Star Wars™ Miniland Death Star model display immediatelly, officially open for the Star Wars display model in Miniland.
The opening of the Star Wars™ Miniland Death Star
The photography session started ...
The Star Wars costumers and Mr Siegfried Boerst
This was my First time I stand so close to The Darth Wader and Storm Tropper!
I heard him said : "The force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet."
And the fight started...
Then we proceeded into the Death Star area...all the LEGO models are motorized and once you press the 'button', they will speak, move and with some action between...
The LEGO Star Wars model dispaly
The X-Wing Fighter by Luke Skywalker while attacking in Death Star
The LEGO X-Wing Fighter
When you look up there...The DEATH STAR!
The Death Star at miniland, LEGOLAND MALYSIA
Where the X-Wing Fighter being chase by 2 TIE Fighters...
The 'white dots' on the Death Star will glow when the night fall, you can see the whole Death Star will light up during the evening, Mr Siegfried had showed us the small tiny piece of LEGO that will 'Glow in the dark'. So don't just visit the Star Wars LEGO area on day time, the night time will be very much different!
After the short tour in the Star Wars display area, the media started thier interview about the Largest LEGO Death Star in LEGOLAND Malaysia...
The interview between Mr Siegfried and RTM
Among all the Star Wars charactors, I like the Obiwan-Kenobi - The Jedi Master the most!
Obiwan-Kenobi by Mr Siegfried Boerst, General Manager of LEGOLAND
"Your eyes can deceive you, don’t trust them."
And the guests in the park were grab the oppotunity to photograph with their idols...are you a Star Wars fan too?! ....I am...
This little boy was so happy to take photo with his famous charactors...
The 'Death Star' will not be permanently station in LEGOLAND Malaysia, it will go for the World Tour in another 6-9 months, so no wait! Please visit the Miniland tomorrow to catch the Death Star! And if you are lucky, you might meet my Idol - The Yoda Master.
"May The Force Be With You."
The Death Star from Star Wars
GPS Coordinates : N1.42483 E103.62676
Location map of LEGOLAND Malaysia at Nusajaya, Johor.