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60265-1

Ocean Exploration Base

Ocean Exploration Base is LEGO set 60265-1. It has a score of 83. This is average compared to all other sets. The set is recommended by 0 reviews, based on 3 scored reviews and 4 reviews total. It is ranked in the top 39.49% scored sets on Brick Insights. We know this set was released in 2020, and it is categorised in City.

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60265-1 Ocean Exploration Base

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Recommendations

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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)

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Average PPP for System in 2020 is 0.12. PPP for this set is 0.16, which is worse.

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)

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Average PPM for System in 2020 is 16.12. PPM for this set is 16, 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.

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: meh 4.92 / 5 → 98 / 100

Brickset Recommendation: meh 4.1 / 5 → 82 / 100

True North Bricks Recommendation: no 70 / 100 → 70 / 100

Unscored reviews

JANGBRiCKS Recommendation: no

Set information

Set ID: 60265-1
Name: Ocean Exploration Base
Parts: 497
Minifigs: 5

Retail price (USD):
Original: 79.99
Inflation adjusted: 79.99

Price Per Part (USD):
Original: 0.16
Inflation adjusted: 0.16

Price Per Minifig (USD):
Original: 16.00
Inflation adjusted: 16

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Recommendation: meh 4.92 / 5 from 12 reviews

We worked on this with my 6 year old over the course of a week. I like that the bags and instructions are divided up so we could have stopping points. It also helped to make the number of pieces less overwhelming. We really enjoyed creating this build together. We loved all of the little details that made it even more fun!

This score from LEGO is an aggregate of 12 reviewers. The snippet above represent only one of them.
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Recommendation: meh 4.1 / 5 from 1 review

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Recommendation: no 70 / 100 by Tom

Sadly, I do not enjoy the Ocean Exploration Base (60265). After last year's Lunar Space Station, this set really falls flat. It lacks a sense of completion and a lot of detail. The set is also expensive for what you get. The brick count is low, and the build time is not proportional to the price.

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Recommendation: no by Jang

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