All Sorted Ep 12: LEGO Minifigures

LEGO Minifigures Schematic

On an up with people episode of All Sorted, Jeff and James look at the ever growing global population of LEGO minifigures.

This episode we:

Discover the first people LEGO made:

LEGO Minifigures 1956

Build some friends:

LEGO Minifigures Brick Built Doll Set

Maximize our play:

LEGO Minifigures Maxifigs

Marvel at the minifigure’s humble beginnings:

Figure out (get it?) when LEGO knew they had a hit on their hands:

LEGO Minifigures 1978 to now

Trip out on anthropomorphic figures:

LEGO Minifigures Fabuland

Go larger scale for more detail:

LEGO Minifigures Technic

Relive past mistakes:

LEGO Minifigures Belville

Take on Mattel:

LEGO Minifigures Scala

Make dolls mini:

LEGO Minifigures Friends

Finally we ask, has LEGO’s emphasis on minifigures changed the way kids play? Has it changed the way they market/sell their products?