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79016-1

Attack on Lake-town

Attack on Lake-town is LEGO set 79016-1. It has a score of 63. This is bad compared to all other sets. The set is recommended by 0 reviews, based on 5 scored reviews and 7 reviews total. It is ranked in the bottom 7.2% scored sets on Brick Insights. We know this set was released in 2014, and it is categorised in The Hobbit.

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79016-1 Attack on Lake-town

Review breakdown

Scored reviews

Brickset Recommendation: meh 4.6 / 5 → 92 / 100

amazon.com Recommendation: meh 4.4 / 5 → 88 / 100

Just2Good Recommendation: no C → 50 / 100

Vaderfan2187's Blog Recommendation: no 2.3 / 5 → 46 / 100

Jay's Brick Blog Recommendation: no 2 / 5 → 40 / 100

Unscored reviews

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This set is bad compared to all other sets. Read more about the ratings distribution chart here.

Compared to other 2014 sets

Rating

Average score for 2014 is 83.66. This set has 63, which is worse.

Price per part (PPP)

Average PPP for 2014 is 0.23. PPP for this set is 0.1, which is better.

Price per minifig (PPM)

Average PPM for 2014 is 12.05. PPM for this set is 6, which is better.

Set information

Set ID: 79016-1
Name: Attack on Lake-town
Parts: 313
Minifigs: 5
Retail price (USD): 29.99
Price Per Part (USD): 0.1
Price Per Minifig (USD): 6

2014 The Hobbit

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Recommendation: meh 4.6 / 5 from 5 reviews

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amazon.com

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Recommendation: meh 4.4 / 5 from 67 reviews

This was a Christmas present for my 13 year old granddaughter who is a great Tolkien fan. I was there as she assembled this kit and enjoyed all her comments about how cool all the tiny moving parts (like the door and the exploding ladder) were. She was very happy to add this set to her collection since it has some really fun features.

This score from amazon.com is an aggregate of 67 reviewers. The snippet above represent only one of them.
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Recommendation: no C → 50 / 100

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Vaderfan2187's Blog

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Recommendation: no 2.3 / 5 by Vaderfan2187

All in all, I think this is a pretty weak set. It did surpass my expectations, but that's because they were really low. The minifigures are decent but not good enough to make you buy this set specifically for them; the build looks okay, and the price… is ridiculously high.

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Recommendation: no 2 / 5 by Jay

Unless you're a Lord of the Rings purist like me, the lure of alternate costume minifigures and two below average Orcs simply don't justify the expensive price of Attack on Lake-town.

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BZPower

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by Andrew

I definitely like this set. It fits some well-designed buildings and cool play features into a $30 package with over three hundred pieces. It includes some great minifigs, all of which are exclusive to the set. Considering some of the characters and the location play a pivotal role in the movie, it's not a bad set to add to your collection if you're a Tolkien fan.

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by Jang

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