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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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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Help me plan and acquire pieces for my Star Wars MOC?

I wish to build a large LEGO Star Wars MOC. The basic idea I had was a well-fortified Droid factory, protected by a combination of droids, Sith, bounty hunters and Manalorians. And on the other side ...
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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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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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Large LEGO Minifig Styles

I'm pretty sure the LEGO figure on the right is the daughter from a 1977 set Nurse and Child. But what about this style of jumbo minifig on the left with arms and legs that bend? When was that from? ...
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Minifig with multiple arms?

Is there a minifig that has multiple arms that all have the ability to hold the weapons or tools? My 4yr old is asking for one lol. I thought maybe Doctor Otcopus, but can't tell by the pictures if ...
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Is there a standard scale for building “minifig scale” creations?

I've seen many impressive models built to "minifig scale" (e.g. the enormous USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier), but is there a standard (or at least widely adopted) scale e.g. 1:60 that these ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Protecting a minifig from wear

I've purchased a few of the Lego keychain minifigs. Each time I've bought a new one was to replace the previous one because it had most or all of the paint rubbed off from going in and out of pockets ...
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How do I print images onto minifig body parts?

I have seen a few custom minifigures out there with images on certain body parts never produced by LEGO. What is the best way to achieve this? I have heard of some people printing out the image on ...
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My poor minifig's head is stuck in his helmet!

Recently I made a LEGO race car with a driver who wore a helmet. Unfortunately, after the race, I tried to take off his helmet and his head came off inside the helmet. Any suggestions about getting it ...
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Are LEGO minifigs' arms supposed to come off?

I can get the arms off my LEGO minifigs, however, will doing so repeatedly wear them out?
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Which block manufacturer made this type of person in the 80s

I always thought this was LEGO, and played with it in my LEGOs my whole life (got this in the 80s) but found out recently that it is not LEGO. What brand is it? Who made it? He can hold lego tools, ...
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Why do some minifigs have yellow heads and some are flesh colored?

When did the flesh colors start and why? It seems yellow heads are here to stay too?
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Where can I get 'classic' Lego heads from?

The new heads with expressions are all well and good, but I for one prefer the expressionless 'classic' faces. Are they available anywhere?
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What can I do to repair my minifigures loose neck/head joint?

I have a number of loose neck joints on my minifigures. How can I repair them? Any suggestions?
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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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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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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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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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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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How many minifigs have actually flown in space?

I want to know how many have been to space (they don't have to have returned.)
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Are the LEGO Friends Mini-dolls compatible with Minifigures?

I've seen the new LEGO Friends sets, and wanted to know if the Mini-dolls are compatible in any way with minifigs? I'd quite like to get some sets for the new colours however I want to ensure the ...
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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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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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Representing pregnancy on LEGO minifigs without a dome

So far for pregnancy I have tried a fetal carrier that I put on the minifig's back but this limits her movements. Specifically she can't bend too far in either direction and also she can't lay down ...
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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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What are these mini figures?

I have just brought these mini figures and was wondering if anyone could identify them?
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What minifig configuration has been included in the most sets?

Which minifigure configuration has been included in the most sets? I'm looking for the color of the head, arms, hands, legs, pelvis, and torso as well as the facial expression and any headgear. Please ...
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Is it possible to buy Lego Marvel Superheroes mini-figures seperately?

I'm a fan of marvel, and I find it pretty cool that LEGO is making sets and mini figures for Marvel. I personally wouldn't want to buy a whole set of blocks and characters, and I wouldn't want to buy ...
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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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Is there a web resource available to browse LEGO Minifig head designs?

I am curious if there is a minifig browser or gallery that allows you to view and identify LEGO heads created over time? Ideally, this resource would also list the date the minifig head was first ...
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LEGO custom One Piece

Does anyone know where I can find custom LEGO figures or MOCs of the One Piece Manga/Anime, preferably made using authentic LEGO elements?
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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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Minifigures creator?

Does a website to create custom minifigs exist? For exemple, you choose your head (between all official LEGO releases), torso, legs, and hair, and then you can purchase it for the same price as you ...
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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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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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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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Are there any African American LEGO minifigures besides the ones from the “Sports” basketball series?

I was wondering if there were any African American LEGO minifigures besides the ones from the sports basketball series... I got a brown head from a LEGO Stormtrooper set instead of a black one. I then ...