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The 10230 Mini Modulars set is based on the existing modular series:

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As well as the 4695 Mini Harry Potter Knight Bus. Have there been other micro-scale sets released by LEGO based on existing sets?

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There are a large number of Star Wars themed micro-scale sets (a number of which they are re-releasing in the collectible planets with a minifig) that were based on larger sets. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Jan 29 '12 at 19:20
@Zhaph-BenDuguid: I know about those too, but they're sold as a set , like in a calender. – Ambo100 Jan 29 '12 at 19:21
Which ones do you mean are sold as a set - the Buildings or the SW ones? All of the sets listed in Star Wars Minis were sold separately, and had larger sets they were based on. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Jan 29 '12 at 23:00
@Zhaph-BenDuguid: Oh. I thought you meant this. – Ambo100 Feb 1 '12 at 14:26
The problem with this question, is to decide which sets are actually mini/micro versions of other sets, and which sets are made after the same original, but just on another scale. With the Mini Modulars it's obvious they're based on the bigger sets. But Star Wars sets have been made in a range of scales, some of which happen to be micro. Do these count? And crocodiles are crocodiles, so does 20015 count as a smaller version of 5868? – SQB Feb 25 '14 at 9:41
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(M) = Microscale

Harry Potter

  • 4841 Hogwarts Express, (M) 40028 Mini Hogwarts Express
  • 4755 Knight Bus, (M) 4695 Mini Harry Potter Knight Bus


Pirates of the Caribbean

  • 4184 The Black Pearl, (M) 30130 Mini Black Pearl

Star Wars

  • Various TIE Fighter, (M) 3219 Mini TIE Fighter
  • Various Millennium Falcon (M) 4488 Millennium Falcon and (M) 75030 Millennium Falcon
  • Various AT-AT Walker, (M) 4489 AT-AT
  • 7675 AT-TE Walker, (M) 20009 AT-TE Walker
  • 8098 Clone Turbo Tank, (M) 20006 Clone Turbo Tank
  • 7163 Republic Gunship, (M) 20010 Republic Gunship
  • 7674 V-19 Torrent, (M) 8031 V-19 Torrent
  • Lots of Mini's in the Advent Calendars, 7958 2011, 9509 2012
  • 10019 Rebel Blockade Runner, (M) 10030-1 Imperial Star Destroyer contains micro version


  • 8053 Mobile Crane, (M) 8067 Mini Mobile Crane
  • 8275 Motorized Bulldozer, (M) 8259 Mini Bulldozer
  • 8295 Telescopic Handler, (M) 8045 Mini Telehandler
  • 8069 Backhoe Loader, (M) 42004 Mini Backhoe Loader


  • 31003 Red Rotors, (M) 30184 Little Helicopter
  • 31004 Fierce Flyer, (M) 30185 Little Eagle
  • 31020 Twinblade Adventures, (M) 30189 Transport Plane
  • 6743 Street Speeder, (M) 6910 Mini Sports Car


  • 10226 Sopwith Camel, (M) 40049 Mini Sopwith Camel
  • 10220 Volkswagen T1 Camper Van, (M) 40079 Mini VW T1 Camper Van


  • 10194 Emerald Night, (M) 31015 Emerald Express
  • 8110 Mercedes Benz Unimog U 400, (M) 9390 Mini Tow Truck
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This post is Community Wiki, Please add any other sets you may know . – Ambo100 Jan 30 '12 at 13:04
There was also the micro Rebel Blockade Runner, included in 10030 Imperial Star Destroyer – Ross Crawford Feb 1 '12 at 2:33
I added some, but there lots more in the Creator theme. – SQB Feb 25 '14 at 9:33

There's also a mini hogwarts express:

40028-1 - mini hogwarts express

And you probably can count the Liberty Statue in the Skyline factory set:

5526-1 - Skyline

Most other minis are indeed from Star Wars, but I'm not sure which ones have bigger versions.

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Every single Star Wars mini on that page had a corresponding larger version, some had more than one scale. – Zhaph - Ben Duguid Jan 30 '12 at 11:35

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