Brick Insights Sets Statistics FAQ

43179-1

Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse

Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse is LEGO set 43179-1. It has a score of 76. This is average compared to all other sets. The set is recommended by 1 reviews, based on 2 scored reviews and 7 reviews total. It is ranked in the bottom 29.59% scored sets on Brick Insights. We know this set was released in 2020, and it is categorised in Disney.

Some of these links are affiliate links. When you click through to purchase something, Brick Insights gets a couple of cents. It helps cover some of the costs of running the site. Thanks!

43179-1 Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse

Average rating

76

1-4
5-8
9-12
13-16
17-20
21-24
25-28
29-32
33-36
37-40
41-44
45-48
49-52
53-56
57-60
61-64
65-68
69-72
73-76
77-80
81-84
85-88
89-92
93-96
97-100

We calculate the average rating when we've found two or more scored reviews. This set is average compared to all other sets. Read more about the ratings distribution chart here.

Recommendations

Indifference 57%

1

4

2

A review is considereded a recommendation when its score is above the reviewers median score or if it's explicitly said so in the review. Read more in our article about recommendations.

Price Per Part (PPP)

better
Average PPP for System in 2020 is 0.12. PPP for this set is 0.1, which is better.

All prices are in $USD, adjusted for inflation. This set is compared to other sets categorised as System. Read more about this in our article about price comparisons.

PPP is a guide, not a rule, and affected by the type of parts included. A set containing small generic parts generally have better PPP than one containing larger specialized parts.

Price Per Minifig (PPM)

unknown
We do not currently know how the average price per minifig for this set compares to other sets.

All prices are in $USD, adjusted for inflation. This set is compared to other sets categorised as System. Read more about this in our article about price comparisons.

PPM only takes the number of minifigs into account and discards everything else. It's a guide, not a rule.

Review breakdown

Scored reviews

LEGO Recommendation: no 4.14 / 5 → 83 / 100

Just2Good Recommendation: no B → 70 / 100

Unscored reviews

Brick Fanatics Recommendation: yes

The Brothers Brick Recommendation: meh

Bricksfanz Recommendation: meh

Brickset News Recommendation: meh

FriendsBricks Recommendation: meh

Set information

Set ID: 43179-1
Name: Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse
Parts: 1739

Retail price (USD):
Original: 179.99
Inflation adjusted: 179.99

Price Per Part (USD):
Original: 0.10
Inflation adjusted: 0.1

Other sites:

Brickset LEGO Amazon

Purchase:

Some of these links are affiliate links. When you click through to purchase something, Brick Insights gets a couple of cents. It helps cover some of the costs of running the site. Thanks!

LEGO

LEGO logo

Recommendation: no 4.14 / 5 from 21 reviews

I have dozens of LEGO sets, almost all are the large complex, UCS, etc sets. This Mickey and Minnie set is fantastic. Anyone that is a Disney fan needs this. I read the negative reviews. I had no issues with stability for either figure. This set is a BIG winner, worth the money.

This score from LEGO is an aggregate of 21 reviewers. The snippet above represent only one of them.
Read reviews

Just2Good

Just2Good logo

Recommendation: no B → 70 / 100

Watch review

Brick Fanatics

Brick Fanatics logo

Recommendation: yes by Graham

Displayed side by side on a shelf, these characters can't help but bring a smile. While many fans adore minifigures and models scaled for them, this is a reminder that something different can be equally delightful, especially when it is such a novelty. By evoking the personalities as well as the literal look of the duo, the designers have come up with something that is in contention for the best LEGO character set ever.

Read review

The Brothers Brick

The Brothers Brick logo

Recommendation: meh by Rod

Whilst I enjoyed putting this together, I didn't think the end-result was perfect. I'd have preferred a more classic stance for Mickey and more poseability in the character's arms. And feeling the need to change an element of the sculpting to better capture the subjects' famous faces was a bit of a let-down. However, the rest of the design faithfully recreates two iconic characters, and does so through a lengthy building experience which is packed with clever techniques and smart parts use.

Read review

Bricksfanz

Bricksfanz logo

Recommendation: meh by Adam White

I really did think these looked a little iffy when first leaked. But once I saw a few additional images my opinion certainly changed a little. I think the era the character's appearance is based on adds to their seemingly odd look a little, especially since Mickey has changed greatly over the years. But the style used is a blend of their earlier adventures, with a twist of their modern-day look. Then I got to build them and I was won over, they are much bigger then I expected which makes them a striking display piece. They are also surprisingly sturdy, I've built a few sets which offer a unique shape to them and many can be a little fragile. But not these, they can wobble a little when moved but nothing drops off just by looking at them.

Read review

Brickset News

Brickset News logo

Recommendation: meh by CapnRex101

43179 Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse represents an appealing celebration of Walt Disney animation, faithfully recreating two classic characters. These models look splendid on display together and include outstanding detail, including some interesting construction techniques to achieve the utmost accuracy. The bright colours are particularly important as well.

Read review

FriendsBricks

FriendsBricks logo

Recommendation: meh by prrbrix

Overall, I am impressed by the design and I think it looks great. AFOLs will be excited about the new parts. Disney fans will love these iconic characters. I found it to be a challenging build but not overly frustrating (other than being picky about the final arm positions). There are a lot of great advanced techniques - they may not be new for more experienced builders but for the casual or new adult builders they will be impressed. I think this would be a great build for AFOLs to build with their significant other even if they don't normally build with you.

Read review

Similar sets

43180-1 Belle's Castle Winter Celebration

Unknown

Indifference 100%

Belle's Castle Winter Celebration

43180-1 Disney Beauty and the Beast 2020

43188-1 Aurora's Forest Cottage

Unknown

Recomended 100%

Aurora's Forest Cottage

43188-1 Disney Sleeping Beauty 2020

43182-1 Mulan's Training Grounds

81

Indifference 50%

Mulan's Training Grounds

43182-1 Disney Mulan 2020

43183-1 Moana's Island Home

Unknown

Indifference 100%

Moana's Island Home

43183-1 Disney Moana 2020