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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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 ...
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How to fix cracked minifig arms?

I have a few minifigs with their arms cracked lengthwise, which is a big problem as the hands constantly fall off at the slightest touch (or even fall off of their own accord). Is there any way to fix ...
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Finding all my owned minifigs

Let's say I've uploaded all my sets to BrickSet or Rebrickable or something similar. Is there a way I can download pictures and part descriptions of all my 1000 minifigures? Let's say I have a ...
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Restoring valuable minifigures

I recently purchased a lot of LEGO minifigures. Included in the lot was a first issue green goblin. The figure is in great condition aside from having a permanent marker line on the torso. Is there a ...
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What minifigure is this?

Please help identify which minifigure this is. My son wants to know which set it might have come from? Can someone help us?
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Identify minifig head with large glasses and grey torso with red hands?

I'm sure that this body is the original LEGO. But I'm not sure with head. What parts are these and which set did they come from?
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Can't identify venom/spiderman minifigures

I can't identify these Venom/Spiderman minifigures and I have no idea what set they're from but it is over 6-7 years old. I'm not sure if those are the right bottoms for the Venom, but I know that the ...
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Why don't DUPLO figures have yellow skin?

Normal LEGO minifigures have yellow skin in an attempt at being racially neutral. Why do (modern?) DUPLO figures use normal flesh tones instead of yellow skin? (Set 10895 aside, which has DUPLO ...
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What is up with Jack Stone's legs?

A recent question regarding identifying a Jack Stone minifigure included this surprising picture of the back of the minifig. I was totally amazed by this because I had never seen a minifig with a leg ...
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How many Star Wars Storm Troopers have there been?

How many different storm-troopers are there in the LEGO Star Wars sets for the entire timeline?
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My LEGO character's helmet keeps falling off… Is there any way to fix?

My figure won't keep its helmet on and if I get it on it is very loose and will spin around.
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Help identifying a black and white 1 x 1 LEGO part with clip on top

The numbers inside this brick are 01 B02. The brick is a 1 x 1 black plate with a white clip inserted into a hole. I have searched BrickLink with no success. I have also searched Google. Hoping ...
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Where is the structural difference between a minifig and a minifig on a keychain?

Where is the structural difference between a minifig and a minifig on a keychain? Can someone explain why this post is not meeting "their" quality standard?
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Are there more LEGO minifigures than humans?

In 2014 Randall Munroe of XKCD predicted that there would be more minifigures than people by 2019. Was he correct? Have we reached the crossing point, and if so, when? If not, when will we?
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Are These Minifig Helmet, Hair, and Stingray Accessories Official LEGO Parts?

I bought some minifigures on the internet, but these helmet, hair, and animal parts only have NUMBERS on them, but no LEGO logo. They feel like LEGO, but I'm not sure. Does anyone know a way?
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Can you identify this minifigure with green skin and red hat?

I would like to know who this minifigure is or what set it belongs to.
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Which LEGO figure is this with white cape and red suit with a lightning bolt?

Could somebody please identify the minifigure in the picture please?
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How to place minifigure legs into normal LDD bricks, like a 1x2 brick?

Let me clear up the confusion surrounding this question to the best of my abilities I'm currently in the final steps of finishing of a mech project I started some time back, finishing now at the ...
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Please Help! My LEGO BB-8 Minifig Head Is Stuck In a Helmet! [duplicate]

My younger brother lodged his BB-8 head in a helmet, and I just can’t dislodge it.
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I have a LEGO minifigure and I'm trying to determine the value of it

I have a minifigure and I am trying to determine it's value - I'd like to know whether it's worth holding on to it for longer, or if I would get a reasonable price for it now.
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What are these mini figures?

I have just brought these mini figures and was wondering if anyone could identify them?
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Minifigure Hand broken and stuck in arm

A friend of mine gave me some of his old minifigures. As you guys can see, the hand of one of the figures is broken and a part of the hand is stuck in the arm. Do you have any ideas how to remove the ...
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When did LEGO Minifigure Leg mold designs change?

I am trying to identify the changeover dates for different minifigure leg molds. e.g. a figure from 1978 has no visible seams on the legs figures from the late 1980s have visible seams, but it might ...
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What happened to Olivia in the 2018 Lego Friends sets?

If you've been following the information about the 2018 Lego Friends sets, you may have noticed that some of the characters look a little different. Most characters look fairly similar with minor ...
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What is the tiny-hand most-friendly sets to migrate from duplo to lego?

How do I migrate a kid who's taken an interest in lego (with a preference to minifigures) from their current duplo collection? I'm tempted to buy just mini-figures, but have seen some "mini" sets ...
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What are the holes on the backs of MegaBlocks Call of Duty characters for?

I need help with identifying this, and I'll have a lot more questions.
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What are the part numbers for the original brick minifigures?

I was gifted two containers of assorted LEGO bricks that had some of these: Apparently these were only made for a few years before the minifigures we know now appeared in 1978. Does anybody know the ...
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What parts make up this mini-figure?

I need a little help in identifying the parts on this figure. Here is what I need help with: The Hat/plume The Torso The Cape (though it looks like it might be made of two capes instead of one). ...
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When were Star Wars minifigs changed to use more realistic skin tones? [duplicate]

I've looked on Bricklink and searched there, but I can't determine when LEGO changed the old model of the minifigures to the new model with more details and more realistic skin tones. Can some one ...
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Minifig wrist attachements?

I'm looking to attach a weapon to a minifig's wrist ala an Assassin's Creed hidden dagger (https://www.brickwarriors.com/hidden-blade/) or a wrist-mounted crossbow. What are my options to do this?
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Help me figure out what sets these minifigs belong to!

I was given a huge box of LEGO bricks from my neighbor and these are the last men I can't figure out what sets they come from. If anyone can help it would be greatly appreciated!
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DFB LEGO Minifigures

I'm a big fan of LEGO still to this day I was wondering are the DFB LEGO Minifigures available in Los Angeles cause I live there hoping to get the LEGO because they look so great.
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How much does a LEGO character weigh?

I am doing a science project and I need a 50g passenger for a car. I need to know how much a LEGO character weighs!
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Why do many minifigures have printing on their neck pegs?

Why do many minifigures have printing on their neck pegs? For example: I also remember most (if not all) of the minifigures from the classic Space, Town, and Castle sets from the 1980s having ...
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The four armed minifig

How do you put together a four armed minifig????? I really want one.
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Doubt about minifigures of LEGO Star Wars on BrickLink not having accessories like weapons

another user recommend to me in another post this page to buy miniatures for my growing collection of minifigures of LEGO Star Wars. My question regarding the page is simple, there is a large ...
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Lego Batman Figures In Picture Unknown? Please Help

I missed this purchase by seconds; I was devastated and so was my son; probably me more so. Secretly I am a massive fan. There are some unusual Batman figures that I haven't seen before. I was ...
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Looking for a list of Star Wars minifigures

I just started a collection of minifigures of LEGO but exclusively of Star Wars (Although also I include some monster, like the dewack), so my question is simple. How or where can I get a list of ...
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Why does Jay from Ninjago have a scar?

Jay, one of the protagonists of the Ninjago series, has a scar on his face. I would like someone to let me know what this is about.
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Restoring minifig parts to original configuration for sale

I have approx 100 Lego Figures (besides extra 'body parts') but I know that most are not as originally issued. While all are Lego parts they are all mixed up. I'd like to sell the whole lot, but ...
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Unfindable minifigure [closed]

I have just come into possession of an Anacondrai Cultist that I have never seen before. They are all normally covered in purple body and facial markings, however this ones are all blue? I have ...
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Why are LEGO minifigures getting more and more expensive?

I am a big fan of LEGO and collecting for 30 years now. But while the "normal" sets seem to hold their price, LEGO minifigures are getting more and more expensive. I can remember, when in Germany one ...
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Have the model files for the LEGO Sonic head piece been released in LDD or LDraw parts library?

I am referring to the "LEGO Dimensions" video game Sonic head piece. I can't seem to find the name of the model, assuming it even exists in these libraries. I've been looking for it everywhere.
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How do you print on LEGO clone helmets?

I was wondering if it is possible to use water slide decals to print on a LEGO clone helmet if so, how?
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Why do some minifigs have grey hands and some yellow?

I have a lot of LEGO Sets and have noticed that some of them have yellow hands and some have a dark grey colour hands. Is this because some are of old design and some are of new design? Most old ones ...
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What is the difference between the plastic used in mainstream minifigs and the plastic used to make the popular collectable series of minifigs?

What is the difference (if there even is a difference) between the plastic used in mainstream minifigs and the plastic used in the popular collectable minifig series? It seems to me that the ...
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Why don't LEGO Minifigures have ears?

My five year old, Oakley, would like to ask Why don't LEGO men have ears?
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Sets with the most zombies

My kids love LEGO or compatible brands sets with zombies (e.g. Monster Fighters from LEGO and Cityville Invasion from Kre-O). I was wondering which LEGO or compatible brand set has the most zombies ...