Questions tagged [minifigures]

The iconic LEGO® character. They have pose-able heads, arms, hands and legs. Many accessories are available including hair, hats, back-packs, tools and weapons

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Small torso cracking

I have a ton of LEGO Minifigures I am putting up for sale on my Bricklink, but I just noticed almost every single figure looks as if there is a crack right under the arm starting at the armhole and ...
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Any tips for putting figure's hands into the arms?

I've recently bought some Chinese LEGO-like sets and, even though the quality might not be the same as the original, I sometimes think it's a reasonable tradeoff for the 50-75% price discount. ...
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Can all LEGO Loco characters be recreated in real life?

The 1998 game LEGO Loco features a plethora of Minifigs that roam around the city: Can all these characters be recreated with real minifig parts?
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where on each brick does LEGO put the branding and what do the identification markings on the underside look like?

I was given a mix of bricks which included bricks that have branding on the studs (Lego) as well as some other blocks. I was able to remove the bricks without branding as well as non-Lego bricks; ...
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What is this LEGO minifigure with yellow face shield and lots of teeth?

I found this LEGO Minifigure and I can't identify him or what set it came from.
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How many minifigs have unique heads?

Most minifig heads seem to be shared by a few designs, but Alex's answer to a minifig identification question left me wondering: how many minifigs have heads that are unique to them? Presumably you'...
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I need to identify a minifigure head piece

This is the part I need to identify
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Best way to get Cara Dune minifig

With so many Mandalorian sets being retired this year and the controversy around the actress, I don't want to miss out on the Cara Dune minifig. What sets is this minifig available in and which is the ...
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What website will allow me to create VERY SPECIFIC minifig heads, torsos and legs?

For instance, if I want to make a minifig of my Minecraft skin, I want some kind of program to do that.
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Which websites can be used to trade minifigures?

Are there any reliable websites that do minifigure trading? I had a look around but couldn’t find much at all.
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What did I buy? non-Lego minifigures, in green

I bought this bag of figures today and have no clue what they are, or why I bought them for that matter. 12 "Men figurines", each individually wrapped. Appears that they are all different. ...
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Can you help me identify this minifigure? masked face, green belt, black legs

I'm trying to identify this minifigure for my son. It came from a bundle of mixed sets. I initially thought it was from the Super Heroes theme, but I've checked all the Super Hero minifigures on ...
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How to pose figs in LeoCAD?

I’m new to LeoCAD. I find it’s easy to add regular minifigs or Technic figures to a model, but I can’t find a way to pose them. For instance I could build a car and add a driver, but the figure is ...
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Is it illegal to use an illustration of me as a LEGO minifigure on my website?

I created an education web platform with different activities so I have have made my LEGO illustration representing me in the different contexts of my site: classroom, consulting workshop room, ...
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How should I go about buying 10-20 generic minifigs?

Not a collector, just looking to fill out a few things with sort of generic minifigures. I don't care a ton about what they look like, or even if they're all unique. Just looking for a good variety of ...
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How do I tell if LEGO bricks are fake? [duplicate]

I recently bought a large lot of LEGO bricks, come to find out that more than half are fake. There are some minifigures that are real and some are obvious fakes, but the Minecraft ones I can’t tell. ...
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Is this a fake LEGO torso?

I recently purchased a new 52 Nightwing LEGO minifigure from Bricklink, to replace my damaged one, but I think it may be fake. I compared the two, and I found a few differences, which I have not seen ...
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Are my LEGO Star Wars Royal Guards with black hands counterfeit?

At the current moment due to my camera being busted on my phone and the protective glass on it being shattered my camera can't take anything more than a legit blur. However I've come here to say the ...
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What LEGO sets include minifigure with both arms and hands molded together?

I was looking through my collection and found a minifigure torso with the arms and hands molded together. Does anyone know what set a minifigure like this came from?
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How to assemble the snake-head axe

I want to make an axe out of the axe head with snake There's a picture of how they did it here: I don't know how to look up the accessories on the minifig on the right with the axe. Can anyone ...
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Why isn't the Sad Clown's torso in Stud.io?

I was working on designing a clown minifig and I found the 973pb1398c01 Torso 3 Black Pom Poms Pattern / White Arms / Black Hands that seemed perfect for it, but it turns out that it isn't in Stud.io. ...
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Identify Tan Solider caps

Cany anyone identify the small tan caps worn by the soldiers in this clip?
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Can you identify this robotic minifigure?

I am trying to identify this minifigure. I thought it was related to Star Wars but I can not find it there. Can you help?
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Can you identify this fiery orange hair?

Can someone identify the orange hair in this minifig?
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Authentic LEGO legs and the Lego imprint

I've gotten a pair of minifigure legs new out of the box with no 'LEGO' logo on the underside of the top of the foot a while ago. I've purchased new pieces where only one leg is imprinted. And as of ...
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Wonder Woman Hair Vs Angel Wings

Will this wonder woman hairpiece work with a transparent neck bracket , some clip plates, and white feathered wings ? I have the longer version and I've verified that they won't fit together, but I'm ...
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Why doesn't LEGO make minifig weapons? [closed]

The title contains the entire question, nothing more can be added.
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What are these minifigures

Does anyone know what these minifigures are or what sets they are from? Thanks.
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Minifigure holding a cookie tray

I'd like to build a chef holding a flat tray to put cookies on. Is there a way to get a hand to clip to a large tile or something like that?
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Feathered Headdress from the Islander, female figure

Is there a way to attach the feathered head dress from the Islander, Female figure to any other headpiece? (I'm trying to make a Vegas showgirl.)
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Selling sets on eBay - should I buy missing bricks and figures to complete a set?

I am preparing to sell my daughter's LEGO sets on eBay - Elves and Star Wars. We have completed the mammoth task of finding the pieces we have from each set, but some sets have missing pieces and ...
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Recreating minifig scale Junkbot

My goal is to recreate Junkbot from the eponymous LEGO web games with standard parts. Is it possible? (He also had cameos on a recent Ninjago City set and Haunted House set 10273, appearing blank, as ...
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I need loose minifigures [duplicate]

I need the joints of my minifigures to be extremely loose. So loose that they cannot stand for a comedy sketch. I’ve tried almost everything at this point.
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Technique for holding a horizontal minifig in place (swimmer)

I'm building a scene on an 8x8 base plate, ideally the depth of the base is 1 full brick high. The design is to have a swimmer minifig horizontal (i.e. swimming) but also at an angle to the base plate,...
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How can I loosen my Minifigures arms and legs?

I'm trying to make some Stop Motion animation but some of the parts on my Minifigures are very stiff, which reduces the control I have when making small adjustments during each frame. Is there a safe ...
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Paint and marker removal from minifigs? [closed]

When I was little, I sometimes painted or colored on LEGO minifigures. Is there an easier solution for cleaning off the marks, especially the paint? Glass cleaner was recommended but after leaving ...
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Have minifig hands ever appeared "on their own" in an official set?

I am curious whether minifig hands have ever appeared "on their own", i.e., not inserted into minifig arms, in any official set. Or if they have ever been sold separately by TLG, e.g. in Pick-a-Brick ...
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Angry birds arms

Is it possible to attach the Angry Birds arms to a regular minifigure, or is the attachment pin different?
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Can you identify the set for these two LEGO bags?

Looking to identify the following 2 bags Bag 6 identifying possible help = 741R7 2015 Lego Group 135149 Bag 8 identifying possible help = 142R7 2015 Lego Group 135149 I am hoping the ...
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Minifigures - Series 20 The Knight

Is the knight in the new Minifigures Series 20 based on the character in the movie Monty Python and The Holy Grail? Here's what it looks like:
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Ridable Winged Horse

Is there a horse that a minifigure can ride and you can still put wings on? I've looked at several sets and they all have pieces in the 'saddle' section to hold the wings.
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Identify LEGO set with caped red minifigure

Hi just wondered if someone can help identify a set for us? The best clue I have is a red minifigure with a red cape, red full face helmet & black head (no face). I also have an orange square with ...
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Is this an official Lego minifigure?

I have a spiderman figure, that does fit to Lego bricks and who's hands are the same as a Lego Minifigure, but I can't find out if it is an official (albeit somewhat older) Lego product. Any ideas?
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Fiery hair/head

I thought I saw a head with flames on it. (Maybe it was a hair piece?). I looked for 'flame' and 'fire' on BrickLink but couldn't find it. Here's a custom minifigure that may be using the hair piece ...
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Flame Emblem and Cape

I'd like to build a minifig with this flame emblem on the chest. Typically, this is done with an armor piece such as this. However, I also want to give the figure a cape, and I'm not sure if that will ...
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Capes and Hoods

Is it possible to fit both a cape and a hood on a single minifigure?
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Rifle across the back

I'd like to build a hunter minifig with a rifle slung diagonally across his back. I thought about using the dual katanas armor but it looks like it would only fit a flat blade, right? Does anyone ...
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How can you make a hip holster for minifigs?

Is there a way to create a holster of some sort so you could attach a LEGO pistol to the side of a minifig, around the hips?
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Can anyone identify these Batman minifigures?

Can anyone tell me something about these minifigures? Are they custom-made or perhaps fake? I could find nothing about them.
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Displaying Minifigs and avoiding discolouration

I have just made some frames (IKEA box frame, white mount board, 70 2x4 white bricks per frame, and super glue) to display some of my minifigure collection: Really pleased with the results (and even ...