Get your hands on Rocket Boy and more as LEGO Minifigures Series 17 arrives in stores

By ·May 3, 2017 8:00 am

It’s that time of year again when the LEGO gods finally release another series of their blind bag classic minifigures and this time we’re back on form with some truly excellent minifigures.

Series 17 includes a whole bevy of characters from a range of genres and themes. Of note we have Corn Cob Guy, and as his names suggests it’s a man dressed as an ear of corn, then you’ve got the thunderous Battle Dwarf (my personal favourite) and even a Hot Dog Vendor who reeks classic Americana. There’s a minifigure for everyone in Series 17.

Finally Series 17 comes packaged with a mystery minifigure, however the surprise can be quickly revealed by a brief visit to your social media.

You can find the full press release from LEGO below and do let us know who you’re favourite character from series 17 is in the comments below.

With 16 all – new characters to collect or trade there is a story in every bag with LEGO® Minifigures Series 17. Enjoy exciting, new adventures with Series 17 of the LEGO® Minifigures collectibles.

Meet the Hot Dog Vendor, Elf Maiden, Butterfly Girl, Circus Strongman, Veterinarian, Battle Dwarf, Fitness Instructor, Gourmet Chef, Connoisseur, Corn Cob Guy, Roman Gladiator, Rocket Boy, Pro Surfer, Retro Space Hero and the Yuppie plus a mystery character!

Each beautifully crafted minifigure comes with one or more accessories, a display plate and collector’s leaflet. Which character will you discover inside your next ‘mystery bag’? To find out more about the characters go to

Available at retailers nationwide from 1st May 2017, #71018 , RRP £2.99

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Image Credits: LEGO Group

Written by Michael James Ilett


Michael James is the nerd that recites! He founded this site with the intention of building a one stop entertainment site for all of the nerdy things he loves in life.

Michael can often be found building LEGO, playing Civilization V and World of Warcraft, watching Sci-Fi and continuing to wait for “The Winds of Winter” to be released.

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