Series 23 of the LEGO Collectible Minifigures is going to be released on September 1st at the Online LEGO Shop. The series features an eclectic mix of costumed and other fun characters with several of them perfect for the upcoming holiday season.
The Knight of the Yellow Castle brings back a classic shield design and also includes a cute stick horse perfectly sized for a minifigure. The girl in the Green Dragon Costume is a perfect match for the Red Dragon Suit Guy from Series 18.
We have gotten several robots in the LEGO Collectible Minifigure series, but this is the first time we are getting a Cardboard Robot Costume. The guy in the Popcorn Costume is another cute character that would look great advertising a popcorn shop in a busy city.
Three other interesting characters are the Nutcracker, Sugar Fairy (with candy cane), and Ferry Captain with a tiny wearable ship. I think this little ship is going to be very popular with micro-builders. It could even be a great addition to the #31203 LEGO Art World Map set!
The Turkey Costume will be perfect for Thanksgiving and even includes a pumpkin! And notice that the Wolf Costume features a printed sack!
The final three characters in the series are all Christmas/winter-themed; a Snowman (finally!) a girl in a Reindeer Costume with a cute printed heart-shaped gift item in a gift box (also printed), and an adorable Holiday Elf with pigtails and a snow globe.
I think this series is going to be very popular as we’re gearing up for the holiday season. The characters are great for collecting, playing, decorating, and gift-giving. Each of them costs $4.99 and will be available starting on September 1st at the minifigures section of the Online LEGO Shop. Another series currently available is twelve characters from The Muppets. They are also available at the minifigures section of the Online LEGO Shop.
What do you think? How do you like the latest collection in the LEGO Minifigure Series? Are you planning to get any of them or all of them? Do you still collect the series? Feel free to share your thoughts and discuss in the comment section below!
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