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9469-1 Gandalf Arrives

Best LEGO sets of all time:

The Lord of the Rings

See all The Lord of the Rings sets

The Lord of the Rings is a LEGO category that had 16 sets released in 2012-2013. 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:

Best rated The Lord of the Rings sets of all time

Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated The Lord of the Rings sets of all time.

All The Lord of the Rings sets by rating

10237-1 Tower of Orthanc

92

Recomended 83%

Tower of Orthanc

10237-1 The Lord of the Rings The Two Towers 2013

5000202-1 Elrond

90

Recomended 100%

Elrond

5000202-1 The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring 2012

9474-1 The Battle of Helm's Deep

89

Recomended 60%

The Battle of Helm's Deep

9474-1 The Lord of the Rings The Two Towers 2012

79006-1 The Council of Elrond

88

Recomended 50%

The Council of Elrond

79006-1 The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring 2013

Worst rated The Lord of the Rings sets of all time

Just for fun - these are the worst rated The Lord of the Rings sets.

30210-1 Frodo with cooking corner

73

Avoid 67%

Frodo with cooking corner

30210-1 The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring 2012

30211-1 Uruk-Hai with ballista

75

Indifference 67%

Uruk-Hai with ballista

30211-1 The Lord of the Rings The Two Towers 2012

9469-1 Gandalf Arrives

75

Avoid 67%

Gandalf Arrives

9469-1 The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring 2012

9476-1 The Orc Forge

80

Indifference 75%

The Orc Forge

9476-1 The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring 2012

83

is the average rating of all The Lord of the Rings sets.

This rating is the average of all 15 scored sets in The Lord of the Rings. Compared to other categories this is average. 1 unscored sets are not included. 94% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where The Lord of the Rings 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.

1-4
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9-12
13-16
17-20
21-24
25-28
29-32
33-36
37-40
41-44
45-48
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57-60
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65-68
69-72
73-76
77-80
81-84
85-88
89-92
93-96
97-100

The Lord of the Rings rating over the years

Years without scored sets are not included.

Recommendation distribution

Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of The Lord of the Rings sets are considered recommendeded:

Recomended 47%

7

5

3

Total: 15 / 16

Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 1 sets in The Lord of the Rings 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.

Prices

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. The Lord of the Rings is bundled into System along with these:

The average price per part (PPP) of all System sets is 0.21. The average PPP for The Lord of the Rings is 0.13. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 16.79 and the average PPM for The Lord of the Rings is 11.08.

The Lord of the Rings prices over the years

All prices are adjusted for inflation.