This is the droid you're looking for: Lego announces epic R2-D2 set and we've built it

This new 18+ rated build features 2,314 bricks and stands at 12.5-inches (30cm) tall. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
The lego 'artoo' features two pop-out tools on the front to play with. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Lego has done a fantastic job of really making it look like R2-D2 from the movies including the relevant vents on the front of the body. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
The head is rotatable, there's a retractable mid-leg and periscope, plus lots of hidden tools. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
The rotating head includes Luke's lighsaber from Return of the Jedi ready for those Jabba the Hutt battles. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
You can either choose to stand R2-D2 on two legs or for a bit of suggested movement have the third centre leg support that classic 'artoo' stance. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
The attention to detail really is something including the piping on his leg, and even those small grey Lego pieces to give the "foot" plenty of detail. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
It ships with its own exclusive minifigure and stand telling you key stats about the mechanical droid. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
There are 2,314-pieces of Lego in the box broken down into 13 bags to work your way through. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Fairly easy to build, you will have to pay attention at key points. Failing to do so will cost you dearly. We learnt the hard way. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
There are over 500 steps to complete in the accompanying manual. There's also a note from the designer and some great pics of 'Artoo' from the movies. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
An epic set for any Star Wars fan, It's available to buy for $199 in the US and £179 in the UK. (image credit: Pocket-lint)