ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Uruk-Hai Army 9471 - LOTR Lego Sets - Release Dates, Prices

Updated on August 22, 2012

Today we are going to take a closer look at the Uruk-Hai Army Lego set item number 9471. This is another new Lord Of The Rings Lego set to be released in 2012. We will talk about release dates, prices and where to buy the Uruk-Hai Army online. This page will tell you everything you need to know about this exciting new Lego set.

In December 2011 there was a simply massive announcement from the people at Lego. They had finally decided it was time to take Lord Of The Rings and turn it into Lego format. This was something people had been asking about for over ten years, so this really was big news. There is also going to be new Hobbit Lego coming out later in the year which will come out just in time for the big release of the Hobbit movie. So now let’s take a closer look at one of the sets to be released.

The Uruk-Hai Set 9471

The Uruk-Hai Army Lego Set 9471

In the summer of 2012 we are going to see seven brand new LOTR Lego sets. One of these is going to be the Uruk-Hai Army. This set has the item number 9471. Seen more as a battle pack really this one is ideal for people looking to build up a small army of minifigures. The release date for this one is expected to be sometime in June and no the 1st of June looks to have been confirmed for the officail release. Despite that fact some sets have shown up online a few weeks before the actual release date.

Most of the other sets in the series are based on actual scenes from the Lord Of The Rings movies. This set however is a little more broad in scope. There are a few scenes where we see the Uruk-Hai Army in action both near the end of the Fellowship of The Ring and then again in The Two Towers. It is really left to interpretation as to which scenes this set is really from.

This set of Lego comes with 6 minifigures which really is quite a lot considering it is only a small set. In that are included 4 Uruk-Hai soldiers, Eomer and a Rohirrim Soldier. Another figure you get is the horse, this has movable legs and is quite impressive for a Lego horse. The main section of the set is a wall which features a torch and catapult. You also get another catapult with wheels, these are capable of firing little missiles. One of the interesting things about this set is that it is designed to work with Helm’s Deep. You can add the wall onto Helm’s Deep and combine the two sets to create a larger one, a nice feature. Plus of course you get the extra minifigures so you can build up a real good size Lego army.

This set is going to have 257 pieces which makes it a middle sized set for this series. We have been told the price is going to be around the $30 mark which seems like pretty good value for the fact that you get six nice minifigures included plus a decent size build. As you can see from the picture this set looks quite good and would be ideal to work along side Helms Deep. Although many will see this one as one of the less glamorous sets it still looks like it should sell very well.

The Wall Section Of The Set

The New LOTR Minifigs

Lord Of The Rings Lego Sets

As well as the release of the Uruk-Hai Army 9471 we are also going to see other Lego LOTR sets. There have been rumours about these for a while and now they have all be confirmed. We will see a small set called Gandalf Arrives, a nice set called Shelob Attacks which features a giant spider. Attack On Weathertop which features some nice minifigures and horses the highlight of this set could be the two Ringwraiths. The Mines Of Moria which looks like being a favourite, this is a big set with some brilliant details and a fantastic Cave Troll figure. The Battle Of Helms Deep which is the largest of the sets and has lots of incredible detail and loads of great minifigures. Finally The Orc Forge which looks like being one of the less popular releases from the new theme.

All these sets look really impressive. Fans of Lego and fans of the films have been waiting a really long time to see these and I have no doubt they will not be disappointed when they finally get here. There are already rumours of where the series might go in the future and with so many great scenes to choose from designers of the sets must really be excited about what they can do. With only one set based on The Return Of The King (Shelob Attacks) we are expecting quite a few more sets based on that film.

This page should have given you an insight into what to expect from this new Uruk-Hai Army Lego set. If you are after a nice collection of soldiers then this pack is one that is going to be ideal for you. There are probably more impressive Lord Of The Ring sets coming out but this is still one that a lot of people will really enjoy. For all round price and value it really does look like being well worth getting hold of.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      Phoebe Pike 

      6 years ago

      I remember when people said "lego" it was just the bricks... things have changed so quickly!


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)