Tag Archive for Lord of The Rings

Tower of Orthanc available to LEGO VIP’s

LEGO Lord of The Rings: The Tower of Orthanc is now available exclusively to LEGO VIP members for the next two weeks before going on general release at the online LEGO Shop priced £169.99.

Finally, collect one of the most instantly recognizable and iconic buildings of The Lord of the Rings trilogy: The Tower of Orthanc! Build all 6 highly detailed floors filled with fascinating movie-related details including the attic, library, alchemy room, Saruman’s throne room, entrance hall and dungeon. This exclusive model stars in some of the most iconic scenes from The Lord of the Rings movies. Swoop down with the Great Eagle and rescue stranded Gandalf the Grey from his tower-top prison after his defeat at the hands of the white wizard, Saruman. Build the powerful, tree-like Ent, with poseable limbs and cool swinging arm function, then attack the Uruk-hai and Orc Pitmaster while Saruman and his servant Grima Wormtongue take refuge high in the tower. The Tower of Orthanc is a must-have model for any The Lord of the Rings collection! Includes a Great Eagle, buildable Ent figure and 5 minifigures with weapons: Saruman with kirtle outfit, Grima Wormtongue, Gandalf the Grey, an Uruk-hai and the Orc Pitmaster!

LEGO LoTR promo images for Summer sets

LEGO’s Facebook page has uploaded some very nice promotional images for the forthcoming LEGO Lord of The Rings sets including The Council of Elrond, Battle at The Black Gate, Pirate Ship Ambush and The Tower of Orthanc!

Epic LEGO Battle of Helm’s Deep MOC

Back in February we featured Alice Finch’s incredible 400,000 Hogwarts build! Well, thanks to BWB reader Ben, here is a Lord of The Rings build of equally epic proportions – Battle of Helm’s Deep!

Using in the region of 150,000 bricks and a 1,700 minifigures this MOC dwarves LEGO’s 1,300 piece The Battle of Helm’s Deep. Note the Elves defending the fortress of Rohan are Minifigure Series 3 Elves!

LEGO LoTR Tower of Orthanc Designer Movie

The official LEGO channel have uploaded Designer Movies for the forthcoming Lord of The Rings: Tower of Orthanc set.

Finally, collect one of the most instantly recognizable and iconic buildings of The Lord of The Rings trilogy: The Tower of Orthanc! Build all 6 highly detailed floors filled with fascinating movie-related details including the attic, library, alchemy room, Saruman’s throne room, entrance hall and dungeon. This exclusive model stars in some of the most iconic scenes from The Lord of the Rings movies. Swoop down with the Great Eagle and rescue stranded Gandalf the Grey from his tower-top prison after his defeat at the hands of the white wizard, Saruman. Build the powerful, tree-like Ent, with poseable limbs and cool swinging arm function, then attack the Uruk-hai and Orc Pitmaster while Saruman and his servant Grima Wormtongue take refuge high in the tower. The Tower of Orthanc is a must-have model for any The Lord of the Rings collection! Includes a Great Eagle, buildable Ent figure and 5 minifigures with weapons: Saruman with kirtle outfit, Grima Wormtongue, Gandalf the Grey, an Uruk-hai and the Orc Pitmaster.

Includes a Great Eagle, buildable Ent figure and 5 minifigures with weapons: Saruman with kirtle outfit, Grima Wormtongue, Gandalf™ the Grey, an Uruk-hai™ and the Orc Pitmaster

Features 6 highly detailed floors with lots of functions, including a folding staircase, LEGO® light brick palantir, opening entrance doors and a trap door

Weapons include 5 staffs, knife, sword, shield and a long axe

The attic features a folding staircase, the 3 staffs of the missing wizards, the 2 keys of the Two Towers, 2 maps and an Uruk-hai helmet, shield and sword

The library features 2 books, 2 torches, 2 maps and 2 skulls

The alchemy room features 2 torches, a bomb

New images for LEGO LoTR sets

Images have surfaced for two new LEGO LoTR sets – 79007 Battle at the Black Gate and 79008 Pirate Ship Ambush.

Battle at the Black Gate: Fly the Great Eagle high above the Black Gate of Mordor where Aragorn and Gandalf the White must distract the Eye of Sauron. Use them to stage a scene while Frodo Baggins and his friend Sam throw the One Ring into the fiery depths of Mount Doom and destroy it forever. To reach the Ring’s final destination, you must defeat the Mouth of Sauron and the Mordor Orcs positioned high in the spiked gate walls. Then breach the gate and lead the attack on the enemy! Includes a Great Eagle and 5 minifigures with weapons: Aragorn, Gandalf the White, Mouth of Sauron and 2 Mordor Orcs.
657 Pieces included RRP £59.99

Pirate Ship Ambush: Includes catapult and 9 minifigures with weapons: Aragorn, Legolas, Gimli, King of the Dead, 2 Soldiers of the Dead, Pirate of Umbar and Mordor Orc.
756 Pieces included RRP £89.99

LEGO Games up for awards at BAFTA’s

LOTRNot only do the BAFTA’s support and promote film and television but they also do the same for the gaming industry. And tonight they have their annual awards ceremony with two LEGO TT Games up for awards in two categories.

LEGO Lord of The Rings is up against Need For Speed: Most Wanted, Forza Horizon, Dear Esther, Super Hexagon and The Room in the Best British Game. While LEGO Batman 2 and LEGO Lord of The Rings go head to head in the Best Family Game alongside Minecraft: XBox 360 edition, Just Dance 4, Skylanders Giants and Clay Jam.

LEGO Lord of The Rings: The Video Game

Traveler’s Tales have produced 14 LEGO video game title to date including the memorable Star Wars II, Indiana Jones and Batman.