Ultimate Collector Series is a LEGO category that had 38 sets released in 2000-2008 & 2010-2023. This page details statistics of this theme, derived from all of the reviews Brick Insights has gathered and interpreted. You'll find a breakdown of the following:
Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated Ultimate Collector Series sets of all time.
All Ultimate Collector Series sets by rating
Just for fun - these are the worst rated Ultimate Collector Series sets.
is the average rating of all Ultimate Collector Series sets.
This rating is the average of all 32 scored sets in Ultimate Collector Series. Compared to other categories this is average. 6 unscored sets are not included. 84% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where Ultimate Collector Series is in relation to the others.
To know what it takes for a set to get a score and thus be included in these calculations, check out the FAQ.
Years without scored sets are not included.
Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of Ultimate Collector Series sets are considered recommendeded:
Total: 37 / 38
Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 1 sets in Ultimate Collector Series that are considered unknown. They are excluded from these calculations.
A set is considered recommended when the majority of reviews recommend it. If you're interested in knowing when a review is considered a recommendation, I keep that reasoning updated in Brick Insights FAQ. I've also written an article detailing the recommendation distribution of all reviews.
Since part prices vary a lot depending on part types, Brick Insights attempts to group similar categories together. We call these meta-categories comparable categories. Ultimate Collector Series is bundled into System along with these:
The average price per part (PPP) of all System sets is 0.17. The average PPP for Ultimate Collector Series is 0.12. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 17.59 and the average PPM for Ultimate Collector Series is 118.70.
All prices are adjusted for inflation.