This spectacular chess collection portrays the great cast of characters and creatures to represent the free races of Middle-earth and their implacable enemies, the forces of Mordor from the award-winning The Lord of the Rings trilogy.
The chess board is a magnificent work of art, detailing the story of Frodo throughout his incredible journey. An ancient map of Middle-earth is mounted below the playing surface. Size is 21"/52 cm square.
The 32 chess pieces begin life as a unique figurine, handcrafted by master sculptors in metallic resin. Character likenesses, costumes and weaponry are meticulously reproduced down to the finest detail, and each chess piece is approved by New Line Cinema – and the individual actors – to ensure total authenticity. The whtie pieces are: Grey Haven eagle, Shadowfax, Treebeard, Elrond, Galadriel, Ent, Snowmane, Eothelion eagle, Boromir, Gamling, Haldir, Elvin archer, Celeborn, Helm's Deep archer, Númenorian knight, Damrod. The black pieces are the Balrog, Warg, Berserker Uruk-hai, Shelob, Saruman, Lurtz, Ringwraith steed, Fell Beast, Siege Troll, Easterling, Cave Troll, Haradrim archer, Grima, Catapult Troll, Crossbow Uruk-hai, Battle Troll.*