Alternate builds on the back of old LEGO® boxes don’t always have the same “wow” factor as the main models. The charm of these b-models is that they weren’t the “best” thing you could build from the set pieces, or they would have made the front of the box!

From disjointed minifigs, to Star Wars bi-planes, helicopters and mechs, Space and Castle mash-ups, to things you can’t even believe were happening in Town, these are some of Back of the Box Builds favorite alternate models.

Let us know if you’ve got a favorite ridiculous or awesome official LEGO® alternate build! In some cases, the b-model is arguable better than the main model!