Lego Friends


Lego Friends (stylized LEGO Friends ) is a product range of the Lego construction toy designed for girls. Introduced in 2012, the theme introduced the “mini-doll” figures, which are about the same size as the traditional minifigures but are more detailed and realistic. Heartlake City. Heartlake City. Heartlake City. Heartlake City. Heartlake City. Heartlake City. Heartlake City.

The Friends product range replaces Lego’s previous female-oriented theme Lego Belville , which had been in production since 1994, and featured dolls that were much larger than both the mini-dolls and minifigures. Other related-have product ranges included Homemaker (1971-1982), Paradisa (1991-1997) and Scala (1997-2001).

Background

Launched January 1, 2012 in North America (and December 15, 2011, in France), the line includes 23 sets [1] and features five core characters-named Andrea, Emma, ​​Mia, Olivia and Stephanie-in various suburban settings. In the initial wave of sets, the larger sets include bricks that can build a veterinary clinic, a malt-style cafe, a beauty salon and a suburban house; Small sets included a “cool convertible,” a design studio, an inventor’s workshop and a swimming pool. [2]

A description from Lego website stated: “The Lego Friendship Stories on the Everyday Lives and Personalities of Five Girls in a Fictional Hometown called Heartlake City. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, [2]

The launch of Lego Friends came after a $ 40 million global push marketing, according to Bloomberg Businessweek. “Lego Group Chief Executive Officer Jørgen Vig Knudstorp.” This is the most significant strategic launch we’ve made in a decade. “We want to reach the other 50 percent of the world’s children.” [1] According to the company, boys understood 90% of Lego’s customers in 2011 before the launch of the Friends line. [3]

Main characters

  • Stephanie is a confident natural leader. She is very social, creative and organized. She loves planning events, parties, and soccer. She also enjoys talking to people, writing stories and dancing ballet as well. Her signature colors are white, magenta and light pink, and her favorite food is cupcakes . She is seen to have a frenemy named Tanya. She is very down-to-earth, yet at times bossy. She is dating a boy named Nate , Who’s been a doorman at a lobby hotel in called Expired the “Grand Hotel” in a CGI special called “LEGO Friends – The Grand Hotel,” and marked as “the hotel’s bus boy” in the webisodes lining . Stephanie ‘
  • Olivia is an environmentalist who enjoys science, nature , and history. She also enjoys inventing , hiking, taking pictures , school and drawing . She is also a caretaker of a newborn foal . Her signature colors are pink, purple, and white. She is very intelligent and focused, yet at times clumsy. She also had a crush on Jacob.
  • Emma is the fashionista of the group, Emma is a very stylish and trendy girl who loves style . As shown in the sets she appears in fashion design, making jewelry, interior design, makeovers , English horsebackjumping and karate . Her signature colors are purple and pink. She is very fashionable, but sometimes forgetful and unable to speak for herself. Emma has a crush on Matthew.
  • Mia is the animal lover of the group, Mia is also a vegetarian. She enjoys taking care of and spending time with animals. She also excels at sports, training animals and drumming, and enjoys riding horses, campingand magic tricks . Her signature colors are light blue, green, and purple. She is very caring and athletic, yet somewhat stubborn. She has a crush on Martin.
  • Andrea is the musician of the group. She is a talented singer and great at making up her own songs. She loves anything that pertains to music: singing, playing the piano, dancing, and drama / theater, and is also a great cook, as she loves for bunnies . She is practical, yet at times overly dramatic. She is sometimes a little full of herself, but she learns her lesson.

Other characters

  • Andrew is one of Mia’s friends that is the captain and comes with the dolphin cruiser.
  • Anna is Olivia’s mother and wife of Peter. She is kind, caring, and loves Olivia.
  • Chloe is one of Mia’s friends.
  • Christina is a lover of Olivia’s friend.
  • Danielle is the daughter of the owners of Heartlake’s Downtown Bakery.
  • Ella is one of the campers / students of the Summer Riding Camp.
  • Ewa is a lover of Mia’s friend.
  • Isabella likes ice cream and hang out at the swimming pool, and she is a friend of Andrea.
  • Jacob is mainly only in the webisodes. Jacob is a friend with all the girls, but it closes to Olivia.
  • Joanna is the owner and worker at the Pet Salon who is waiting for Emma’s white poodle, Lady.
  • Kate has a water scooter and she goes to the dock, she rides it around Heartlake City. She likes exploring the ocean. She is also a friend of Olivia, Stephanie, and Mia.
  • Katharina practices horseback riding with her friend, Mia, as they both seem to compete competitive English horseback riding.
  • Lily is seen celebrating Christmas with Stephanie.
  • Liza is located in the Sunshine Ranch. She enjoys horse riding with her friend Mia.
  • Matthew goes to school at Heartlake High along with Emma, ​​he also likes painting. Emma appears to have a crush on him.
  • Marie is the owner of the City Park Café and boss and co-worker of Andrea. She is a hard-working and sensitive cook and baker.
  • Martin is the boy who lives next to Mia’s grandparents. He appears to have a crush on Mia.
  • Maya is a guest on the dolphin cruiser and Mia and Andrew’s friend.
  • Ms Stephens is the science teacher at Heartlake High.
  • Natasha – She’s a hairdresser.
  • Nate works at the Grand Hotel, and he appears to have a crush on Stephanie.
  • Naya is a bar waiting in the Heartlake Juice Bar.
  • Nicole is one of Olivia’s friends.principal
  • Noah comes with Andrea in the hot air balloon.
  • Principal Earhart is mainly only in webisodes. Main Earhart is the main in Heartlake High and she always eats exotic foods.
  • Peter is Olivia’s father and Anna’s husband. Like Anna, he is kind, caring, and loving to Olivia.
  • Robert attends horses preparing for the Heartlake Horse Show.
  • Sarah is a hairdresser owning / working at the Butterfly Beauty Salon , and also seems to be proficient saleswoman as well. She is a very practical girl who knows how to beautify.
  • Sophie is a veterinarian who works at the Animal Center and an aunt to Olivia. She cares for various types of animals.
  • Theresa is the instructor and teacher of the Summer Riding Camp .
  • Livi is a famous popstar. Andrea is her biggest fan. She is mentioned in many sets ranging from the end of 2015 to 2016.
  • Daniel works in the Heartlake Supermarket. Daniel first appears in the episode, “Is This a Date?”

Sales

According to NPR, Lego Friends are one of the biggest successes in Lego’s history … The line doubled sales expectations in 2012, the year it launched. Mega Bloks to introduce girl dolls. [3]

Sets

The first wave was released in January 2012 with 14 sets being released. The largest of the series was “Olivia’s House” which included 695 pieces and three mini-figures. In addition to the first sets six polypag sets have been released as promotions. In February Toys ‘R’ Us in the United States released an exclusive in-store build set called “Lemonade Stand” and in March released Lego brand stores exclusively build an in-store set called “Ice Cream Stand”. Lego announced a further nine sets that would be released later in 2012. [4]

Subsequent waves were released in future years, expanding on various interests of the characters and their friends. Specific themes have ranged from various vocational, recreational and academic interests to agriculture, equestrianism , wildlife animal rescue and rehabilitation, and pop stardom, all complementing suburbia-themed sets. The Heartlake Shopping Mall and Heartlake Grand Hotel.

Lego has also released accompanying products under the theme theme. This includes a picture frame which includes 49 Lego items which is available from Lego brand stores and a display stand which includes 17 elements that have been released as a promotional polybag. [4]

2012

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Ref.
3061 City Park Cafe 2012 222 2 [5]
3063 Plane 2012 195 1 [6]
3065 Olivia’s Tree House 2012 191 1 [7]
3183 Stephanie’s Cool Convertible 2012 130 1 [8]
3184 Camp 2012 309 2 [9]
3185 Riding Camp 2012 1112 4 [10]
3186 Horse Trailer 2012 218 1 [11]
3187 Butterfly Beauty Shop 2012 221 2 [12]
3188 Heartlake Vet 2012 343 2 [13]
3189 Horse Stable 2012 401 2 [14]
3315 Olivia’s House 2012 695 3 [15]
3316 Advent Calendar Not yet released [16]
3930 Stephanie’s Outdoor Bakery 2012 45 1 [17]
3931 Emma’s Splash Pool 2012 43 1 [18]
3932 Andrea’s Stage 2012 87 1 [19]
3933 Olivia’s Invention Workshop 2012 81 1 [20]
3934 Mia’s Puppy House 2012 64 1 [21]
3935 Stephanie’s Pet Patrol 2012 73 1 [22]
3936 Emma’s Fashion Design Studio 2012 79 1 [23]
3937 Olivia’s Speedboat 2012 65 1 [24]
3938 Bunny House 2012 62 1 [25]
3939 Mia’s Bedroom 2012 85 1 [26]
3942 Heartlake Dog Show 2012 183 1 [27]
30100 Beach 2012 23 1 [28]
30101 skateboarder 2012 28 1 [29]
30102 Desk 2012 26 1 [thirty]
30103 Because 2012 32 1 [31]
30105 Mailbox 2012 41 1 [32]
5000245 Stephanie 2012 5 1 [33]
30106 Ice Cream Stand 2012 14 1 [34]
41027 Lemonade Stand 2012 14 1 [35]

2013

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Packaging
30106 Ice Cream Stand 2013 34 1 polybag
30107 Birthday Party 2013 39 1 polybag
30108 Summer Picnic 2013 33 1 polybag
41000 Water Scooter Fun 2013 28 1 Box
41001 Mia’s Magic Tricks 2013 90 1 Box
41002 Emma’s Karate Class 2013 93 1 Box
41003 Olivia’s Newborn Foal 2013 70 1 Box
41004 Rehearsal Stage 2013 198 1 Box
41005 Heartlake High School 2013 487 3 Box
41006 Downtown Bakery 2013 253 2 Box
41007 Heartlake Pet Salon 2013 242 2 Box
41008 Heartlake City Pool 2013 423 2 Box
41009 Andrea’s Bedroom 2013 75 1 Box
41010 Olivia’s Beach Buggy 2013 94 1 Box
41011 Stephanie’s Soccer Practice 2013 80 1 Box
41013 Emma’s Sports Car 2013 159 1 Box
41015 Dolphin Cruise 2013 612 3 Box
41016 Friends Advent Calendar 2013 2013 213 2 Box
41017 Squirrel’s Tree House 2013 41 N / A Foil Pack
41018 Cat’s Playground 2013 31 N / A Foil Pack
41019 Turtle’s Little Oasis 2013 33 N / A Foil Pack
41020 Hedgehog’s Hideaway 2013 34 N / A Foil Pack
41021 Poodle’s Little Palace 2013 46 N / A Foil Pack
41022 Bunny’s Hutch 2013 37 N / A Foil Pack
41023 Fawn’s Forest 2013 35 N / A Foil Pack
41024 Parrot’s Perch 2013 32 N / A Foil Pack
41025 Puppy’s Playhouse 2013 39 N / A Foil Pack

2014

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Packaging
30112 Emma’s Flower Stand 2014 33 1 polybag
30113 Stephanie ‘Bakery Stand 2014 28 1 polybag
30114 Andrea’s Beach Lounge 2014 29 1 polybag
30115 Jungle Boat 2014 31 1 polybag
40112 Catwalk Phone Stand 2014 144 N / A Box
41026 Sunshine Harvest 2014 233 1 Box
41027 Mia’s Lemonade Stand 2014 112 1 Box
41028 Emma’s Lifeguard Post 2014 78 1 Box
41029 Stephanie’s New Born Lamb 2014 78 1 Box
41030 Olivia’s Ice Cream Bike 2014 98 1 Box
41031 Andrea’s Mountain Hut 2014 119 1 Box
41032 First Aid Jungle Bike 2014 156 1 Box
41033 Summer Caravan 2014 297 2 Box
41034 Heartlake Juice Bar 2014 277 2 Box
41035 Jungle Bridge Rescue 2014 365 2 Box
41036 Stephanie’s Beach House 2014 369 2 Box
41037 Jungle Rescue Base 2014 473 2 Box
41038 Sunshine Ranch 2014 721 2 Box
41039 Friends Advent Calendar 2014 2014 228 2 Box
41040 Turtle’s Little Paradise 2014 43 N / A Foil Pack
41041 Tiger’s Beautiful Temple 2014 42 N / A Foil Pack
41042 Penguin’s Playground 2014 46 N / A Foil Pack
41043 Macaw’s Fountain 2014 39 N / A Foil Pack
41044 Orangutan’s Banana Tree 2014 37 N / A Foil Pack
41045 Brown Bear’s River 2014 37 N / A Foil Pack
41046 Seal’s Little Rock 2014 37 N / A Foil Pack
41047 Lion Cub’s Savanna 2014 43 N / A Foil Pack
41048 Panda’s Bamboo 2014 47 N / A Foil Pack
41056 Heartlake News Van 2014 278 2 Box
41057 Heartlake Horse Show 2014 355 2 Box
41058 Heartlake Shopping Mall 2014 1120 4 Box
41059 Jungle Tree Sanctuary 2014 320 2 Box
850967 Jungle Accessory Set 2014 39 1 Blister Pack

2015

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Packaging
30202 Smoothie Stand 2015 37 1 polybag
30203 Mini golf 2015 26 1 polybag
30204 Wish Fountain 2015 44 1 polybag
30205 Pop Star Red Carpet 2015 33 1 polybag
41085 Vet Clinic 2015 192 1 Box
41086 Vet Ambulance 2015 89 1 Box
41087 Bunny & Babies 2015 47 N / A Box
41088 Puppy Training 2015 65 N / A Box
41089 Little Foal 2015 43 N / A Box
41090 Olivia’s Garden Pool 2015 82 1 Box
41091 Mia’s Roadster 2015 187 1 Box
41092 Stephanie’s Pizzeria 2015 87 1 Box
41093 Heartlake Hair Salon 2015 318 2 Box
41094 Heartlake Lighthouse 2015 473 2 Box
41095 Emma’s House 2015 706 3 Box
41097 Heartlake Hot Air Balloon 2015 254 2 Box
41098 Emma’s Tourist Kiosk 2015 98 1 Box
41099 Heartlake Skate Park 2015 199 1 Box
41100 Heartlake Private Jet 2015 230 2 Box
41101 Heartlake Grand Hotel 2015 1552 5 Box
41102 Friends Advent Calendar 2015 2015 233 2 Box
41103 Pop Star Recording Studio 2015 172 1 Box
41104 Pop Star Dressing Room 2015 279 2 Box
41105 Pop Star Show Stage 2015 446 2 Box
41106 Pop Star Tour Bus 2015 682 3 Box
41107 Pop Star Limousine 2015 265 2 Box
41108 Heartlake Food Market 2015 388 2 Box
41109 Heartlake City Airport 2015 692 3 Box

2016

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Packaging
30396 Cupcake Stall 2016 28 1 polybag
30398 Adventure Camp Bridge 2016 37 1 polybag
30399 Bowling Alley 2016 51 1 polybag
41110 Birthday Party 2016 191 1 Box
41111 Party Train 2016 109 1 Box
41112 Party Cakes 2016 50 N / A Box
41113 Party Gift Shop 2016 52 N / A Box
41114 Party Styling 2016 54 N / A Box
41115 Emma’s Creative Workshop 2016 108 1 Box
41116 Olivia’s Exploration Car 2016 185 1 Box
41117 Pop Star TV Studio 2016 194 1 Box
41118 Heartlake Supermarket 2016 313 2 Box
41119 Heartlake Cupcake Cafe 2016 439 2 Box
41120 Adventure Camp Archery 2016 114 1 Box
41121 Adventure Camp Rafting 2016 320 2 Box
41122 Adventure Camp Tree House 2016 726 3 Box
41123 Foal’s Washing Station 2016 77 1 Box
41124 Heartlake Puppy Daycare 2016 286 2 Box
41125 Horse Vet Trailer 2016 370 2 Box
41126 Heartlake Riding Club 2016 575 2 Box
41127 Amusement Park Arcade 2016 174 1 Box
41128 Amusement Park Space Ride 2016 195 1 Box
41129 Amusement Park Hot Dog Van 2016 243 2 Box
41130 Amusement Park Roller Coaster 2016 1126 4 Box
41131 Friends Advent Calendar 2016 2016 218 2 Box
41132 Heartlake Party Shop 2016 176 2 Box
41133 Amusement Park Bumper Cars 2016 424 2 Box
41134 Heartlake Performance School 2016 774 3 Box
41135 Livi’s Pop Star House 2016 597 2 Box

2017

Set No. Set Release Rooms minifigures Packaging
30400 Gymnastic Bar 2017 26 1 polybag
30401 Pool Foam Slide 2017 45 1 polybag
30402 Snowboard Tricks 2017 27 1 polybag
41300 Puppy Championship 2017 185 1 Box
41301 Puppy Parade 2017 145 1 Box
41302 Puppy Pampering 2017 45 N / A Box
41303 Puppy Playground 2017 62 N / A Box
41304 Puppy Treats & Tricks 2017 45 N / A Box
41305 Emma’s Photo Studio 2017 96 1 Box
41306 Mia’s Beach Scooter 2017 79 1 Box
41307 Olivia’s Creative Lab 2017 91 1 Box
41308 Stephanie’s Friendship Cakes 2017 94 1 Box
41309 Andrea’s Musical Duet 2017 86 1 Box
41310 Heartlake Gift Delivery 2017 185 1 Box
41311 Heartlake Pizzeria 2017 289 2 Box
41312 Heartlake Sports Center 2017 328 2 Box
41313 Heartlake Summer Pool 2017 589 2 Box
41314 Stephanie’s House 2017 622 3 Box
41315 Heartlake Surf Shop 2017 186 1 Box
41316 Andrea’s Speedboat Transporter 2017 309 2 Box
41317 Sunshine Catamaran 2017 603 3 Box
41318 Heartlake Hospital 2017 871 3.5 Box
41319 Snow Resort Hot Chocolate Van 2017 246 2 Box
41320 Heartlake Frozen Yogurt Shop 2017 370 2 Box
41321 Snow Resort Off-Roader 2017 1 Box
41322 Snow Resort Ice Rink 2017 307 2 Box
41323 Snow Resort Chalet 2017 402 2 Box
41324 Snow Resort Ski Lift 2017 585 2 Box

Books

In June 2012, two books are set for release on the theme. Lego Friends: Welcome to Heartlake City and Lego Friends: Perfect Pet Show are set for release on June 18, 2012 by DK Publishing . Both books consist of 48 pages and are published in paperback. [36] [37] DK Publishing have also released a Lego Brickmaster book based on the theme theme on September 17, 2012. [38]

Animated specials

Season 1 [39]

  1. New Girl in Town
  2. Stephanie’s Surprise Party
  3. Dolphin Cruise
  4. Mia’s Ranch Romance
  5. Emma’s Dilemma
  6. Friends of the Jungle
  7. Andrea’s Big Moment
  8. Kate’s Island
  9. The Grand Hotel

Movie

Lego Friends: Girlz 4 Life is a 2016 American Direct-to-DVD computer-animated film.

Animated series

An animated series titled Lego Friends: The Power of Friendship aired on Netflix in March 4, 2016. [40]

Episodes

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  1. Camp Wild Hearts
  2. Slam Dunk
  3. Keepin ‘It Real
  4. roomies

References

  1. ^ Jump up to:b Wieners, Brad (December 14, 2011). “Lego Is for Girls” . Bloomberg Businessweek . Retrieved 2012-01-14 .
  2. ^ Jump up to:b “Friends Home” . Lego . Retrieved 2013-06-30 .
  3. ^ Jump up to:b Ulaby, Neda (June 29, 2013). “Girls’ Legos Are A Hit, Why Do Girls Need Special Legos?” . Weekend Edition, NPR . Retrieved June 30, 2013 .
  4. ^ Jump up to:b “Friends” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  5. Jump up^ “3061-1: City Park Cafe” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  6. Jump up^ “3063-1: Plane” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  7. Jump up^ “3065-1: Olivia’s Tree House” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  8. Jump up^ “3183-1: Stephanie’s Cool Convertible” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  9. Jump up^ “3184-1: Camper” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  10. Jump up^ “3185-1: Riding Camp” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  11. Jump up^ “3186-1: Horse Trailer” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  12. Jump up^ “3187-1: Butterfly Beauty Shop” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  13. Jump up^ “3188-1: Heartlake Vet” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  14. Jump up^ “3189-1: Horse Stable” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  15. Jump up^ “3315-1: Olivia’s House” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  16. Jump up^ “3316-1: Advent Calendar” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  17. Jump up^ “3930-1: Stephanie’s Outdoor Bakery” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  18. Jump up^ “3931-1: Emma’s Splash Pool” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  19. Jump up^ “3932-1: Andrea’s Stage” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  20. Jump up^ “3933-1: Olivia’s Invention Workshop” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  21. Jump up^ “3934-1: Mia’s Puppy House” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  22. Jump up^ “3935-1: Stephanie’s Pet Patrol” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  23. Jump up^ “3936-1: Emma’s Fashion Design Studio” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  24. Jump up^ “3937-1: Speedboat” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  25. Jump up^ “3938-1: Bunny House” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  26. Jump up^ “3939-1: Music” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  27. Jump up^ “3942-1: Heartlake Dog Show” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  28. Jump up^ “30100-1: Beach” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  29. Jump up^ “30101-1: Skateboarder” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  30. Jump up^ “30102-1: Desk” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  31. Jump up^ “30103-1: Car” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  32. Jump up^ “30105-1: Mailbox” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  33. Jump up^ “5000245-1: Stephanie” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  34. Jump up^ “icecream-1: Ice Cream Stand” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-04-15 .
  35. Jump up^ “TRU02-1: Lemonade Stand” . Brickset . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  36. Jump up^ “Lego Friends: Welcome to Heartlake City” . The Book Depository . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  37. Jump up^ “Lego Friends: Perfect Pet Show” . The Book Depository . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  38. Jump up^ “Lego Friends Brickmaster” . The Book Depository . Retrieved 2012-03-02 .
  39. Jump up^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4049416/episodes?season=1
  40. Jump up^ http://variety.com/2015/digital/news/netflix-orders-7-original-kids-series-including-legos-bionicle-and-dreamworks-croods-1201607216/

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