When LEGO first announced their Lord of the Rings line, we were excited by the prospects of mini-figure armies fighting for control of Middle Earth! At Toy Fair 2012, the LEGO showroom didn’t disappoint with the first wave of sets from the blockbuster films based on the world created by J.R.R. Tolkein. While we can expect tons more LotR LEGOs in the future, this first barrage gives a nice variety, from Gandalf’s fireworks-laden wagon to the walls of Helm’s Deep! Join us as we take you through the entire lineup of LEGO sets that will “rule them all”!
Relive the opening scene of “The Fellowship of the Ring” in LEGO form. As Gandalf the Grey makes his way through the Shire in his horse and cart, he meets an excited young hobbit, Frodo Baggins. Includes two minifigures: Gandalf the Grey and Frodo Baggins.
Plotting to reclaim The One Ring, Gollum lures Frodo into the lair of the ancient giant spider, Shelob. will Shelob cast her web and capture Frodo or can Samwise Gamgee rescue him in time? Includes 3 minifures: Frodo, Samwise Gamgee and Gollum.
Under attack by the evil Uruk-hai Army, the ancient fortress at Helm’s Deep is the last refuge for the people of Rohan. As the Uruk-hai draw near, they fire hooks from the armored hook shooter and try to scale the fortress walls. Can Eomer and the Rohan Soldier hold back the Uruk-hai and save the day? Includes 6 minifigures: Eomer, Rohan Soldier and 4 Uruk-hai.
Attack on Weathertop
Resting in the ancient fortress ruins of Weathertop, Aragorn, Frodo, and Merry are suddenly attacked by the Ringwraiths. Will they take The One Ring from Frodo or can Aragorn stop them in time? Includes 5 minifigures: Aragorn, Frodo, Merry, and 2 Ringwraiths.
The Mines of Moria
On their epic journey across the lands of Middle-earth, the heroic Fellowship of the Ring travels through the abandoned Mines of Moria. Pursued by the evil Moria orcs and a giant Cave Troll, Pippin, Boromir, Gimli, and Legolas make a stand in Balin’s Tomb. Includes 6 minifigures: Pippin, Boromir, Gimli, Legolas and 2 Moria orcs along with a giant cave troll and 2 skeletons.
The Battle of Helm’s Deep
The walled fortress at Helm’s Deep is under attack by the mighty Uruk-hai army and the forces of men, elves, and a dwarf must do everything they can to stop them from breaching the fortress walls. Includes 8 minifigures: Aragorn, Gimli, Haldir, King Theoden, Berserker Uruk-hai and 3 Uruk-hai.
For more on Frodo and his Fellowship, be sure to check out the official LEGO website!
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