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79001-1 Escape from Mirkwood Spiders

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The Hobbit

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The Hobbit is a LEGO category that had 24 sets released in 2012-2014. 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 Hobbit sets of all time

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

All The Hobbit sets by rating

5002130-1 Good Morning Bilbo Baggins

90

Indifference 50%

Good Morning Bilbo Baggins

5002130-1 The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey 2014

79003-1 An Unexpected Gathering

89

Recomended 60%

An Unexpected Gathering

79003-1 The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey 2012

79015-1 Witch-King Battle

83

Indifference 60%

Witch-King Battle

79015-1 The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies 2014

79012-1 Mirkwood Elf Army

83

Indifference 80%

Mirkwood Elf Army

79012-1 The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug 2013

Worst rated The Hobbit sets of all time

Just for fun - these are the worst rated The Hobbit sets.

79016-1 Attack on Lake-town

60

Avoid 60%

Attack on Lake-town

79016-1 The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies 2014

79000-1 Riddles for the Ring

70

Avoid 60%

Riddles for the Ring

79000-1 The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey 2012

30215-1 Legolas Greenleaf

71

Avoid 100%

Legolas Greenleaf

30215-1 The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug 2013

30213-1 Gandalf at Dol Guldur

71

Avoid 80%

Gandalf at Dol Guldur

30213-1 The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey 2012

79

is the average rating of all The Hobbit sets.

This rating is the average of all 19 scored sets in The Hobbit. Compared to other categories this is average. 5 unscored sets are not included. 79% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where The Hobbit 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
5-8
9-12
13-16
17-20
21-24
25-28
29-32
33-36
37-40
41-44
45-48
49-52
53-56
57-60
61-64
65-68
69-72
73-76
77-80
81-84
85-88
89-92
93-96
97-100

The Hobbit 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 Hobbit sets are considered up to personal taste:

Indifference 65%

2

13

5

Total: 20 / 24

Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 4 sets in The Hobbit 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 Hobbit 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 Hobbit is 0.15. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 17 and the average PPM for The Hobbit is 11.33.

The Hobbit prices over the years

All prices are adjusted for inflation.