but this set won't mesh well with Kingdom's sets.
I bought this set from the LEGO website, bundled with The Battle of Helm's Deep (9474). In addition to a free shipping promotion, I received double points, a poster, and a small airplane. This set will make a good display piece in my apartment.
This set contains one instruction manual that is about 75 pages long. The set is split up into two bags. The first bag builds the four Uruk-hai (evil?) soldiers, along with a ballista. The second bag builds the two Rohan (good?) soliders, the horse, and the section of wall. The instruction manual is not attached to cardboard; you will probably want paperweights.
All of the Uruk-hai minifigures have red faces; they will not work well in Kingdom's sets unless you have extra heads or keep their helmets on. Two of the Uruk-hai soldiers have large battleaxes, chest plates, and a new style of helmet. The other two have a shield and a...