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70790 Lord of Skull Spiders
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Medium Set
Set number 70790
Subtheme Skull Creatures
Release date January 2015
Pieces 145
MSRP $14.99 (US)
£12.99 (UK)
Ages 8-14
70790 Instructions

Set 70790 Lord of Skull Spiders is a medium-sized set released in the first half of 2015, depicting the Lord of Skull Spiders.

Product Description

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Grip and crush with the mighty Lord of Skull Spiders!
Patrol the entrance to the ancient city with the monstrous Lord of Skull Spiders! Protectors wanting to unlock the secrets of the city will have to get past this evil-eyed, 6-legged creature first. And the Lord of Skull Spiders has its own secret weapon – pull the rear lever to grip and crush anyone who gets too close! Combine with buildable LEGO® BIONICLE® Protector and Master sets for thrilling good vs. evil battles.

*Features translucent eye decoration, 6 legs and a handle with lever-operated grip-and-crush function
*Also includes a golden Skull
*Stand guard with the 6-legged Lord of Skull Spiders
*Pull the lever to grip and crush!
*Durable design for intense action play
*Match against LEGO® BIONICLE® Protector and Master figures for epic battles
*Stands over 1” (5cm) tall and 7” (20cm) wide

Set Information

The Lord of Skull Spiders was revealed at New York Comic Con during the BIONICLE panel on October 9th, 2014, and released on January 1st, 2015 in the United States and in some European territories.[citation needed] The set contains 145 pieces, including the Golden Mask of the Skull Spiders.

Pieces from this set can be combined with other sets to create Makuta's Shadow Titan form.


The Lord of Skull Spiders set includes a uniquely printed chest armor add-on element to function as the creature's face. It also features a grip and crush function involving its front pincers.


The set includes the Golden Mask of the Skull Spiders.