The battle between the good and the evil is a consistent message in the Lord of the Rings movie written by J. R. R. Tolkien. The game of chess portrays a very similar struggle with the black and white pieces always going against each other every time the board is visited.
The Lord of the Rings Chess sets are hand painted to represent characters from the story near the end of the writer’s works being the War of the Ring. The piece involve designs that resembles Frodo Baggins, Samwise Gamgee, Aragon, Gandalf, Merry, Pippin, the Lady Arwen of the Elves and many other cast of the evil characters.
Below are a few reviews of the top chess sets with the Lord of the Rings theme;
- Lord of the Rings Collector’s Chess Set from Noble Collection:
The design of the pieces on this chess set is very close to what the characters in the movie look like; it is a top quality pick for any true fan of the writer’s work. This masterpiece holds both luxury and class in one true game of battle between the good and evil. The pieces all have the ring designed as their base.
The materials used for this design includes porcelain, glass, and pewter. Each of the pieces are about 2 to 3 inches in height, and the character resemblance is still contained in this creativity. All 32 playing piece are descriptive sculptures that have been seen and approved by the actors personally. The board sits on a creative box structured like a building from the movie, and it has spaces around its sides where piece that are not being used can be stored.
- Battle for Middle East Lord of the Rings Chess Set:
This chess set is a beautiful design of the cast with the Lord of the Rings theme including characters like Gandalf, Legolas, Frodo, Aragon, Merry, Sam, Pippin, Sauron, Gollum, and many more. It carries a luxurious and classic design for a themed chess set, with the traditional style which is seen clearly at first sight.
The materials used includes a metallic resin for the pieces, the board is plastic, and the finishing is done by very detailed hand crafting to ensure that the least information is related on the design. There is a map of the Middle East drawn on the board surface, and the battle is on.
The apparel, weapon and appearance of the characters had to be confirmed and approved by Newline Cinema and the individual characters represented on the board game. This is a top quality sophisticated battle design for a chess set, and it should be a good platform to settle the battle between enthusiasts and fans.
These two selections are the extremely exquisite chess sets that represents the Lord of the Rings theme very closely. A real fan of the movie who also loves to play chess would not want to miss a chance to play at these boards.