Playmobil's top 10 historical highlights
We take a look at some of the defining moments through Playmobil's history following the death of the firm's guiding hand Horst Brandstätter.
Back to Playmobil maker leaves much-loved legacy»
The first Playmobil figures start to reach homes in 1974. A knight, a workman and a Native American were the first characters made at the beginning. Here's Brandstätter posing with a later, larger version of the knight figure.