Who havent play with lego? We had a bunch of different figures in our toy box, and I don’t think I even realized that those non-min-figs were Lego! Thanks Jason – I’d seen that site before but I hadn’t noticed that they have the slayer sword winner for wrong! In the sets specifically for girls, the ratio is […]. I look forward to the next installment. All items listed on eBay. I read that the company has most recently produced Castle lines toys for the Shrek movie franchise and others. I grew up during “the Brick Era” I grew out of Lego around , and didn’t pay any attention to “kid stuff” again until the 80s as a young adult.

Pagination for search results. Even considering the “Golden Age” picture, look at the representation. No Flag included Tape on box which has shelf wear wear. Also, by this point hair was becoming more common. I know we had a bunch of those larger heads, and we had a cow like the pig listed. These are highly sought after and are something of a ‘craze’ in Europe. Djin — February 11, And I really love Star wars. The Castle system, introduced in , reinforces the male-by-default idea, since with the exception of the Queen and a couple of maidens, the Castle system was entirely male.

It would be interesting to do a study of the distribution of hair through the product line–how many male and female hair pieces would you have if you bought one of each product in the line in a given year? What you see is what you will receive!

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Paul Stevenson — October 19, they marketed their toys to the people that bought them not the other way around. I’ve forgotten my password. Thank you so much for your help. The status of 80s Lego as the Golden Era clearly has more to do with demographics and nostalgia than actual play value.


I purchased compra wonderful Grey Castle for my son at an estate sale but it did not have the instructions. Please enable JavaScript on your browserthen try again. Contrast these Technic sets with Meccanowhich was invented in Includes 5 figures, 1 flagpole, 4 shields, 7 open windows, 2 barred windows, 5 red turrets, 2 round turret bases, But so have we.

Djin — February 11, And I really love Star wars. Returns are accepted in most cases so buy with confidence. Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than Canadian dollars and are approximate conversions to Canadian dollars based upon Bloomberg’s conversion rates.

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It’s new in the box factory sealed! Contrast this with Technic, which is all substance and no style. Part I, Part [ This page was last updated: Also, get off my lawn. Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate conversions to Malaysian Ringgit based upon Bloomberg’s conversion rates.

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Turn off email alerts. Refine more Format Format. Collectible Card Games 1. This lot includes of the rectangular bricks that are two units wide, and 25 of the square bricks that are one unit wide. All Listings filter applied. In short, they are great.

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Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Sadly, the Exin company went out of business a number of years ago, and so these beautiful products are now quite rare and are getting quite hard to find as the years go on.

The 70s also saw TLG experimenting with different types of human-like figures.


I will post pictures when he is done. Fastillos a fascinating four-part analysis of Lego and gender, David Pickett, at Sociological Images, illustrates a whole series of demeaning, botched attempts [ Maybe another consequence of no sets? Refine more Format Format. Between and Games Workshop produced a series of three books Fantasy Miniatures which showcased the Golden Demon awards ofand the first book also illustrated some of the finalists.

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The box does not show how many pieces should be here so I am not sure weather it is complete are not. And I really love Star wars. I’ll begin this retrospective series of blog posts, however, with the Golden Demon Awards of Brand see all Brand. I always played with my older brother’s collection which would have been probably early 80s-ish – but likely accumulated from yard sales, so perhaps a little older.

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He is fanatical about LEGO and proud to be a nerd. In other words, gender differentiation was becoming more pronounced, and the ways in which it got emphasized seem to me to be evidence that the subtler codes I identified in the 80s were real.

Turn off email alerts. I admit, I personally bought a Lego girls set for a round translucent pink disk piece. It looks like a dutch fisherman’s cap and, more to the point, it looks like a piece of generic male headwear. Dorotheo Arango — May 11, Who havent play with lego?