LEGO Everyone Is Awesome Set Revealed | First LEGO LGBTQ+ Set

A random new LEGO 18+ set has been revealed: Everyone Is Awesome. The set is extremely colourful and is based off the LGBTQ+ community making it a LEGO first. The set reveals 1st June which is also when pride month begins.

The set itself is mainly a rainbow waterfall ranging from black to pink. The waterfall is on a 22x14 brick built colourful base with 2x2 tiles in the different colours. The set also contains 11 monochrome Minifigures each with a different hair style. The different colours with the hair styles include:

  • Black - Shuri bun hair piece

  • White - Quicksilver hair piece

  • Dark purple - CMF 19 flamingo lady hair piece

  • Blue - brand new hair mold

  • Light blue - Obi-wan hair piece

  • Green - regular female hair piece

  • Yellow - Will Byers hair piece

  • Bright orange - CMF 11 diner waitress hair piece

  • Red - sleepy boy hair piece

  • Pink - Wonder Woman hair piece

  • Reddish brown - Finn's hair piece

The lead designer of the set, Matthew Ashton, that the inspiration behind the set is the "feeling that we, as a society, could be doing more to show support for each other and appreciate our differences". As apart of the LGBTQ+ community himself, he finds "representation so important" and that "taking small steps' like this set can help the community and society as a whole. He concludes with: "We do truly feel that everyone is awesome".

Set Information

Set Name - Everyone Is Awesome

Set Number - 40516

Ages - 18+

Piece Count - 346

Price - £30.99/$34.99

Release Date - June 1st 2021