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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



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    aliyah2342

    aliyah2342 wrote:

    I LUV legos sometimes i build little robots for my ship lolz~~ smile
    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 thou
    commented: Wed Jul 27, 2011

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