Mickey and Minnie Buildable Characters Coming Soon!

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.

Mickey and Minnie (©2020 The LEGO® Group).

Set Specifics:

  • 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
Product video ©2020 The LEGO® Group.

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,

-Tom

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