After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother, Michael, and his little sister, Gertie, and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. Soon, however, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.
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- What pack unlocks it: 71258 Fun Pack
- This is the fourth franchise that got distributed by Universal Studios included into the game. The other ones were Back to the Future, Jurassic World, & Knight Rider.
- This is one of the five franchises related to Steven Spielberg and/or his production company Amblin Entertainment that are leased for LEGO Dimensions: the other four are Back to the Future, Jurassic World, The Goonies, and Gremlins.
- In a list of leaked franchises from September 2015, this franchise was labeled as ET.
- E.T. exists in the Star Wars universe as a cameo appearance in Episode I: The Phantom Menace. In the Star Wars canon, his home planet "The Green Planet" was named Brodo Asogi and his species was named Asogian.