Updated November 27, 2019 by Taber Koeghan

The 10 Best Lego Ninjago Sets

video play icon
Best High-End
Best Mid-Range
Best Inexpensive

This wiki has been updated 13 times since it was first published in November of 2017. If your child can't stop talking about the TV show "Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu," one of these Lego sets is sure to make him or her smile from ear to ear. From simple to extreme, we've chosen the best of the best that little fans can build to relive action-packed scenes from the hit program or create new storylines that will keep their imaginations exercised for hours. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best lego ninjago set on Amazon.

10. Lloyd's Titan Mech

9. Anacondrai Crusher

8. Cole’s Earth Driller

7. Jungle Trap

6. Green Ninja Mech Dragon

5. The Lighthouse Siege

4. Master Wu Dragon

3. Salvage M.E.C.

2. Temple of Airjitzu

1. Ultra Stealth Raider

Special Honors

Ninjago City It's the most elaborate — not to mention expensive — Ninjago toy out there, and it's easy to see why: there are nearly 5,000 pieces to put together to create a highly detailed town. It features a modular design that makes assembly and play a little bit less complicated, if you can imagine it. lego.com

Editor's Notes

November 22, 2019:

The Ninjago line of Lego toys is beloved for several reasons. Obviously, there's the television show aspect: the characters, monsters, and structures featured in these sets are already plenty familiar to your kids. The playsets combine the onscreen mythology of Ninjago with the construction-centric play-style Lego is famous for and it's proven to be a successful marriage. The line, after all, was introduced in 2011 and is still going strong today. In creating this list, we tried to provide a balance of vehicles, buildings, and characters so that everyone's favorite features of the show are well-represented. Oh, and one more thing: if you're concerned about the mess that an 800-piece set could potentially cause, consider picking up a Lego table, which will help your child keep all those tiny pieces contained in one designated area.

The Ronin R.E.X., Snake Showdown, and Dragon’s Forge have all been removed from the list, the first due to assembly issues, and the latter two due to their comparatively simple designs. New additions include the Legacy Cole’s Earth Driller, Green Ninja Mech Dragon, and Lloyd's Titan Mech, which feature between 500 and 900 pieces each and offer plenty of building entertainment.


Taber Koeghan
Last updated on November 27, 2019 by Taber Koeghan

Taber is a writer from Santa Monica, CA, with a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of California, San Diego. After completing her degree, she began writing and editing copy for a host of high-traffic e-commerce websites. Her areas of expertise include the beauty, style, pet, and home products categories, and she has plenty of experience covering literature and art, too. Her personal interests in crafting and decorating inform her writing and -- she hopes -- add a good bit of insight to her work. Outside of copywriting, she is a reporter and columnist at a Los Angeles community newspaper and is currently pursuing a master of fine arts in creative writing.


Thanks for reading the fine print. About the Wiki: We don't accept sponsorships, free goods, samples, promotional products, or other benefits from any of the product brands featured on this page, except in cases where those brands are manufactured by the retailer to which we are linking. For more information on our rankings, please read about us, linked below. The Wiki is a participant in associate programs from Amazon, Walmart, Ebay, Target, and others, and may earn advertising fees when you use our links to these websites. These fees will not increase your purchase price, which will be the same as any direct visitor to the merchant’s website. If you believe that your product should be included in this review, you may contact us, but we cannot guarantee a response, even if you send us flowers.