LEGO Starter Set set

Starter Set

The Starter Set (9579-1) is a LEGO Ninjago set that was released in December 2011 and retired in October 2012 with a shelf life of 11 months .

This LEGO set has 62 pieces and had a RRP of $19.99 (£12.99 / -€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.32c (0.21p / 0.00€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 135.8% and now has a value of $47.13 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 2 minifigures with a combined value of $18.69. None of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they all appear in other LEGO sets.

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This set contains 1 animals with a combined value of $0.52.

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Value breakdown

The current value of Starter Set is $47.13

The 2 minifigures in this set make up 40% of the total set value.

The Rattla minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 26% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Starter Set has 62 pieces and is ranked 8320 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is Black

The most common part in this set is Technic, Axle 12L

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Set details

Name: Starter Set

Theme: Ninjago

Set number: 9579-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 11 years, 5 months

Pieces: 62

Minifigures: 2

Released: December 2011

Retired: October 2012

Shelf life: 11 months

US Flag $19.99
GB Flag £12.99
EU Flag -€
US Flag 0.322c
GB Flag 0.210p
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Set value

Confidence: Low

Current value: $47.13

Increase from RRP: 135.8%

Yearly ROI: 11.9%

Where to buy

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8320th biggest LEGO set ever made
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256th biggest LEGO Ninjago set
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5974th most valuable LEGO set
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203rd most valuable LEGO Ninjago set

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