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HERO Factory

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HERO Factory is a LEGO category that had 106 sets released in 2010-2014. This page details statistics of this theme, derived from all of the reviews Brick Insights has gathered and interpreted. You'll find a breakdown of the following:

Best rated HERO Factory sets of all time

Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated HERO Factory sets of all time.

All HERO Factory sets by rating

6231-1 SPEEDA DEMON

92

Indifference 50%

SPEEDA DEMON

6231-1 HERO Factory Breakout 2012

44014-1 JET ROCKA

91

Indifference 50%

JET ROCKA

44014-1 HERO Factory Brain Attack 2013

44009-1 DRAGON BOLT

87

Recomended 67%

DRAGON BOLT

44009-1 HERO Factory Brain Attack 2013

6227-1 BREEZ

87

Indifference 75%

BREEZ

6227-1 HERO Factory Breakout 2012

Worst rated HERO Factory sets of all time

Just for fun - these are the worst rated HERO Factory sets.

7170-2 Jimi Stringer

55

Avoid 100%

Jimi Stringer

7170-2 HERO Factory Rise of the Rookies 2010

7168-1 Duncan Bulk

64

Avoid 100%

Duncan Bulk

7168-1 HERO Factory Rise of the Rookies 2010

6200-2 EVO

65

Indifference 67%

EVO

6200-2 HERO Factory Breakout 2012

7165-1 Natalie Breez

66

Avoid 75%

Natalie Breez

7165-1 HERO Factory Rise of the Rookies 2010

79

is the average rating of all HERO Factory sets.

This rating is the average of all 78 scored sets in HERO Factory. Compared to other categories this is average. 28 unscored sets are not included. 74% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where HERO Factory is in relation to the others.

To know what it takes for a set to get a score and thus be included in these calculations, check out the FAQ.

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9-12
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17-20
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25-28
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45-48
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57-60
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65-68
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81-84
85-88
89-92
93-96
97-100

HERO Factory rating over the years

Years without scored sets are not included.

Recommendation distribution

Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of HERO Factory sets are considered not recommended:

Avoid 54%

2

38

47

Total: 87 / 106

Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 19 sets in HERO Factory that are considered unknown. They are excluded from these calculations.

A set is considered recommended when the majority of reviews recommend it. If you're interested in knowing when a review is considered a recommendation, I keep that reasoning updated in Brick Insights FAQ. I've also written an article detailing the recommendation distribution of all reviews.

Prices

Since part prices vary a lot depending on part types, Brick Insights attempts to group similar categories together. We call these meta-categories comparable categories. HERO Factory is bundled into Constraction along with these:

The average price per part (PPP) of all Constraction sets is 0.96. The average PPP for HERO Factory is 0.26. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in Constraction is 8.17 and the average PPM for HERO Factory is 9.06.

HERO Factory prices over the years

All prices are adjusted for inflation.