TLG confirmed at the Nürnberg Spielwarenmesse that CMF series 17 and the Ninjago CMF's would cost the same as the TLBM ones. Source: Zuzammengebaut (in German)VorpalRyu said:From all that was said about the LBM CMFs, that price increase was just for that series, due to licencing rights...flord said:Do we know for a fact they are $5 each? I was hoping they would go back to $4. I really like the new series, but at that price, I'm out.Odeinoichus said:Unlike some of the past series I can see duplicates being pretty sought after for rare parts and MOC fans. The downside is their being priced the same as The LEGO Batman Movie series, that new 5$ CND a piece for a Minifigure, is a bit pricy.