LEGO The SHIELD Helicarrier set

The SHIELD Helicarrier

The SHIELD Helicarrier (76042-1) is a LEGO Super Heroes Marvel set that was released in March 2015 and retired in December 2017 with a shelf life of 2 years and 10 months .

This LEGO set has 2,996 pieces and had a RRP of $349.99 (£279.99 / 349.99€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.12c (0.09p / 0.12€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 39.7% and now has a value of $488.78 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 17 minifigures with a combined value of $223.06. 15 of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they don't appear in any other LEGO sets.

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Value breakdown

The current value of The SHIELD Helicarrier is $488.78

The 17 minifigures in this set make up 46% of the total set value.

The Iron Man Statuette / Trophy minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 13% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The The SHIELD Helicarrier has 2996 pieces and is ranked 86 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is Black

The most common part in this set is Technic, Pin with Friction Ridges

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Set details

Name: The SHIELD Helicarrier

Theme: Super Heroes Marvel

Sub Theme: Avengers

Set number: 76042-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 6 years, 6 months

Pieces: 2,996

Minifigures: 17

Released: March 2015

Retired: December 2017

Shelf life: 2 years, 10 months

US Flag $349.99
GB Flag £279.99
EU Flag 349.99€
US Flag 0.117c
GB Flag 0.093p
EU Flag 0.117€

Set value

Confidence: High

Current value: $488.78

Increase from RRP: 39.7%

Yearly ROI: 6.1%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Iron Man Statuette / Trophy
Least expensive:
SHIELD Agent Statuette / Trophy
% of set value:


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86th biggest LEGO set ever made
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4th biggest LEGO Super Heroes Marvel set
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385th most valuable LEGO set
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8th most valuable LEGO Super Heroes Marvel set

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