Kw-logo-smaller

LEGO Minifigure :: 30th Birthday!

It’s time to bake a birthday cake for… LEGO? The little plastic minifigures turn 30 today! Here’s a party video.
Courtesy of LEGO

30 years ago LEGO created a little plastic LEGO character and decided to call it a Minifigure. Today, on August 25, 2008, they're 30 years old and there are a bajillion different Minifigures to choose from! You can find everybody from Darth Vader to Indiana Jones, SpongeBob SquarePants, race car drivers and even anime-style mech pilots as one of these plastic figs. They aren't as big as Bionicles, but they still manage to be cool - even though they're almost as old as your parents.

LEGO Party Time!

To celebrate their birthday, the LEGO folks, put together a video and a website. Check it out below and don't forget your 3D glasses!
  • www.gominimango.com



  • Related Stories:

  • LEGO EXO-FORCE: Deep Jungle Kit Reviews
  • LEGO BIONICLE Phantoka Kit Reviews
  • LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants: The Bikini Bottom Express Kit
  • LEGO Racers Speed Racer & Snake Oiler Kit Review
  • Get More LEGO Toy Reviews Here!
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    aliyah2342

    aliyah2342 wrote:

    I LUV legos sometimes i build little robots for my ship lolz~~ :)
    commented: Sat Aug 06, 2011

    -AnywhereButHere♥
    Lol. I ♥ Legos.(: And Right. xD
    commented: Wed Jul 27, 2011

    barrel_rider

    barrel_rider wrote:

    I know right!!! but the funny hting is this is really old :P I never saw the mini guys ...
    commented: Wed Jul 27, 2011

    there are 4 more comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    get more just like it in your email

    Legopoll

    When Was LEGO Invented?

    • Sometime in the Stone Age.
    • 1916.
    • 1934.
    • 1957.

    related stories

    latest videos

    Games in the forums

    naruto200
    Especially the 1 on the Wii, which freezes, and is slow, but the good thing is they manage to mess up what could have been the better version of the youtube apps. It's decent on the Wii U, but why would you need the youtube app on a Wi U? Exactly. Youtube on Wii U is best on the Wii U internet browser. The PS3 and Xbox's version... WORST ON SCREEN KEYBOARD EVER IN EXXISTENCE.  Youtube apps for phones are reasonable if you like to save your minutes, ( on certion phones)
    reply about 1 hour
    RileeeyThePenguin
    Merry Christmas. Now where are my presents XD?
    reply about 1 hour
    LollipopR
    LollipopR posted in Forum Games:
    Merry Christmas
    reply about 1 hour
    LollipopR
    LollipopR posted in Forum Games:
    Skittles
    reply about 1 hour
    LollipopR
    LollipopR posted in Forum Games:
    Hello kitty
    reply about 1 hour

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...

    _thumb_100x100

    We have all played the famous game Sudoku, now play it online with this Classic ...