LEGO 40516 Everyone is Awesome set designer Matthew Ashton in support of inclusivity [News]

LEGO 40516 Everyone is Awesome set was announced just a few days ago. Designed by Matthew Ashton, Vice President of Design at LEGO, it is the first set that directly addresses the LGBTQ+ community.

Matthew talks about the importance of this set, both for him and for the community. “It’s a very special set to us at the LEGO Group because it’s the first time we’re launching a product that really celebrates diversity in our fanbase and the LGBTQIA+ community”. He talks about how the set came into being and the details they thought about when creating it.

You can find our review of the set here and the official press release here. LEGO 40516 Everyone is Awesome will be available on June 1 and retail for US $34.99 | CAN $44.49 | UK £30.