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'''The Lord of the Rings Chess Collection''' is a high-quality, hand-painted, chess set with pieces based on characters from [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]. It is part of the official merchandise. Due to the popularity of the first chess set, a second one is currently in the works. Both sets are UK exclusive.
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'''The Lord of the Rings Chess Collection''' is a high-quality, hand-painted, chess set with pieces based on characters from [[The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy]]. It is part of the official merchandise. Due to the popularity of the first chess set, a second one is currently in the works. Both sets are UK exclusive.
  
 
==Pieces==
 
==Pieces==
 
===Set One===
 
===Set One===
 
====White====
 
====White====
* King - [[Aragorn II|Aragorn]]
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* King - [[Aragorn]]
* Queen - [[Arwen Evenstar|Arwen]]
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* Queen - [[Arwen]]
* Bishops - [[Gandalf]], [[Legolas of Mirkwood|Legolas]]
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* Bishops - [[Gandalf]], [[Legolas]]
 
* Knights - [[Théoden]], [[Éomer]]
 
* Knights - [[Théoden]], [[Éomer]]
* Rooks - [[Minas Tirith (Gondor)|Minas Tirith]], [[Osgiliath]]
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* Rooks - [[Minas Tirith]], [[Osgiliath]]
* Pawns - [[Faramir (son of Denethor II)|Faramir]], [[Samwise Gamgee|Sam]], [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]], [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]], [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Merry]], [[Éowyn]], [[Gimli]], Gondorian Archer
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* Pawns - [[Faramir]], [[Samwise Gamgee|Sam]], [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]], [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]], [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Merry]], [[Éowyn]], [[Gimli]], Gondorian Archer
 
====Black====
 
====Black====
 
* King - [[Sauron]]
 
* King - [[Sauron]]
* Queen - [[Witch-king of Angmar]]
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* Queen - [[Witch-king]] of [[Angmar]]
 
* Bishops - [[Orcs|Orc]] Lieutenant, [[Gothmog (Lieutenant of Morgul)|Gothmog]]
 
* Bishops - [[Orcs|Orc]] Lieutenant, [[Gothmog (Lieutenant of Morgul)|Gothmog]]
 
* Knights - [[Shagrat]], A Black Uruk
 
* Knights - [[Shagrat]], A Black Uruk
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* King - [[Elrond]]
 
* King - [[Elrond]]
 
* Queen - [[Galadriel]]
 
* Queen - [[Galadriel]]
* Bishops - [[Fangorn|Treebeard]], [[Ents|Ent]]
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* Bishops - [[Treebeard]], [[Ents|Ent]]
 
* Knights - [[Shadowfax]], [[Snowmane]]
 
* Knights - [[Shadowfax]], [[Snowmane]]
* Rooks - [[Grey Havens]] [[Eagles|Eagle]], [[Ecthelion]]
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* Rooks - [[Grey Havens]], [[Eagles|Eagle]] [[Tower of Ecthelion|Ecthelion]]
* Pawns - [[Boromir (son of Denethor II)|Boromir]], [[Gamling]], [[Haldir of Lórien|Haldir]], Elven archer, [[Celeborn (Lord of Lórien)|Celeborn]], [[Helm's Deep]] Archer, [[Númenóreans|Numenorian ''(sic)'']] Knight, [[Rangers of Ithilien|Ranger of Ithilien]]  
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* Pawns - [[Boromir]], [[Gamling]], [[Haldir (elf of Lórien)|Haldir]], Elven archer, [[Celeborn]], [[Helm's Deep]] Archer, [[Númenóreans|Numenorian ''(sic)'']] Knight, [[Rangers of Ithilien|Ranger of Ithilien]]  
 
====Black====
 
====Black====
 
* King - [[Saruman]]
 
* King - [[Saruman]]
 
* Queen - [[Shelob]]
 
* Queen - [[Shelob]]
 
* Bishops - [[Lurtz]], Berserker [[Uruk-hai]]
 
* Bishops - [[Lurtz]], Berserker [[Uruk-hai]]
* Knights - [[Wargs|Warg]], [[Ringwraiths|Ringwraith]] horse
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* Knights - [[Wargs|Warg]], [[Nazgûl|Ringwraith]] horse
 
* Rooks - [[Durin's Bane|Balrog]], [[Fell Beasts|Fell Beast]]
 
* Rooks - [[Durin's Bane|Balrog]], [[Fell Beasts|Fell Beast]]
* Pawns - Siege [[Trolls|Troll]], [[Easterlings|Easerling ''(sic)'']], [[Cave-trolls|Cave Troll]], [[Haradrim]] Archer, [[Gríma Wormtongue|Wormtongue]], Armoured Troll, Battle Troll, Crossbow Uruk-hai
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* Pawns - Siege [[Trolls|Troll]], [[Easterlings|Easerling ''(sic)'']], [[Cave-trolls|Cave Troll]], [[Haradrim]] Archer, [[Gríma|Wormtongue]], Armoured Troll, Battle Troll, Crossbow Uruk-hai
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.lotr-chess.co.uk Official website]
 
* [http://www.lotr-chess.co.uk Official website]
  
 
[[Category:Chess sets]]
 
[[Category:Chess sets]]

Revision as of 20:56, 3 March 2012

The Lord of the Rings Chess Collection is a high-quality, hand-painted, chess set with pieces based on characters from The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy. It is part of the official merchandise. Due to the popularity of the first chess set, a second one is currently in the works. Both sets are UK exclusive.

Contents

Pieces

Set One

White

Black

Set Two

White

Black

External links