Which Lego set was the most popular in Pennsylvania last year?
Four Lego sets were the most popular toy in 34 states last year.
New research by a toy company Premium Joy found that the Home Alone Lego Set, priced at $249.99, was the favorite not only in Pennsylvania but also in Alabama, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.
The “Home Alone” set has 3,955 pieces.
Lego says: “The Lego Ideas Home Alone set is instantly recognizable, perfectly capturing the McCallister family’s large home, and is also packed with features that tell the story of Kevin’s holiday antics.
In addition to the exterior, the interior layout is true to the movie and includes the ground and first floor, kitchen, basement and attic. A new opening mechanism opens the house to full enjoyment; the walls part in the middle to open laterally and fully reveal the interior, while the roof also opens upwards. Plus, the set comes with the main characters from the movie in Lego minifigure form, including; Kevin, thieves Harry and Marv, old man Marley – and Kevin’s mother, Kate.
The comedy “Home Alone” was released in 1990 and continues to be a holiday favorite.
Premium Joy found that the second most popular toy also came from Lego – The Titanic Set. The set costs $629.99 and was most popular in Alaska, Georgia, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota and Rhode Island.
“The data shows that inflation does not appear to be limiting Americans’ interest in Lego products, regardless of price,” says Hassan Alnassir, founder and owner of Premium Joy.
“In addition to the fact that Legos are generally enjoyed by the majority of the population, people sometimes become attached to a particular toy (i.e. a Lego set) simply because it evokes and reinforces an emotion. that they already have.
For example, the overwhelming interest in the Lego set that’s themed around the “Home Alone” movies may be tied to the sense of isolation at home we’ve all felt since the pandemic began.
Other toys on the The most popular toys in the United States by state figures included, especially those from popular Disney movies.
Premium Joy said, “Luca Toys and Encanto Toys are basically character figures in the two new 2021 Disney movies ‘Luca’ and ‘Encanto’. Mr. Potato Head is also a character from the famous Disney franchise “Toy Story” which consists of four films in total.
Premium Joy said the pandemic likely played a role in the figurines’ popularity as families were more at home and kids were watching the movies.
Pop It Fidget, Spyra Water Gun, Mini Brands toys and Rainbow High Dolls were also popular.