In a second major news release of the day, the LEGO® Group just announced another new set geared towards adult collectors. Additionally, the news reveals the latest collaboration with Disney. Mickey and Minnie buildable characters are coming soon to a LEGO® Store near you.
The official press release states the following:
Based on Disney’s iconic characters, the large-scale LEGO®|Disney Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Buildable Characters are full to the brim with nostalgic and stylish details. Perfect for Disney fans looking to re-create the magic again and again, these dynamically posed models not only come dressed in their instantly recognisable original outfits, they also come equipped with a series of unique buildable accessories to pose with, including a retro camera, a guitar and a photo album complete with pictures of the iconic duo’s adventures from years gone by – creating endless possibilities when it comes to displaying the beloved couple.
- NAME: Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Buildable Characters
- SET #: 43179
- THEME: Disney (18+)
- COST: $229.99 CAD ($179.99 USD / €179.99 / £169.99)
- BRICK COUNT: 1739
- MINIFIGURES: None
- RELEASE DATE: July 1, 2020
- COST/BRICK: $0.13 CAD
Standing 36 cm and 35 cm tall respectively, Mickey and Minnie join a growing collection of advanced level Disney sets. Interestingly, this new kit also features a LEGO® blast from the past. Apparently, the nose on each character is a classic space helmet in black. This part has not been in production since 1987. Additionally, a new color in the LEGO® pallet gets its debut: “Brown with Opalesence”. What are your thoughts on the Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Buildable Characters? Feel free to answer below or send me a message on social media.
Until next time,
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