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'''The Lord of the Rings Chess Collection''' is a high-quality, hand-painted, chess set. To purchase the set you must buy a subscription and for £6.99 you receive one of the chess pieces and a 12 page booklet on the piece. Unfortunately this chess set is only available to UK citizens.
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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 (film series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (film series)]]. 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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==Pieces==
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===Set One===
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====White====
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* King - [[Aragorn]]
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* Queen - [[Arwen]]
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* Bishops - [[Gandalf]], [[Legolas]]
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* Knights - [[Théoden]], [[Éomer]]
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* Rooks - [[Minas Tirith]], [[Osgiliath]]
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* Pawns - [[Faramir]], [[Samwise Gamgee|Sam]], [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]], [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]], [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Merry]], [[Éowyn]], [[Gimli]], Gondorian Archer
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====Black====
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* King - [[Sauron]]
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* Queen - [[Witch-king]] of [[Angmar]]
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* Bishops - [[Orcs|Orc]] Lieutenant, [[Gothmog (Lieutenant of Morgul)|Gothmog]]
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* Knights - [[Shagrat]], A Black Uruk
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* Rooks - [[Orthanc]], [[Barad-dûr]]
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* Pawns - Orc Drum Beater, Orc Archer, Orc Axeman, [[Gollum]], [[Gorbag]], Orc Swordsman, Orc Archer, Orc Drum Beater
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===Set Two===
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====White====
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* King - [[Elrond]]
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* Queen - [[Galadriel]]
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* Bishops - [[Treebeard]], [[Ents|Ent]]
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* Knights - [[Shadowfax]], [[Snowmane]]
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* Rooks - [[Grey Havens]], [[Eagles|Eagle]] [[Tower of Ecthelion|Ecthelion]]
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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]]
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====Black====
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* King - [[Saruman]]
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* Queen - [[Shelob]]
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* Bishops - [[Lurtz]], Berserker [[Uruk-hai]]
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* Knights - [[Wargs|Warg]], [[Nazgûl|Ringwraith]] horse
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* Rooks - [[Durin's Bane|Balrog]], [[Fell Beasts|Fell Beast]]
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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
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 00:20, 11 December 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 (film series). 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