• Classic Castle - the fifth cycle

    Compiled by Novelty. Updated 09 October 2009. Contains 15 sets.
    The fifth cycle was a time when Lego was trying to compress its cycles and consequently only lasted about one and a half years. The cycle had the Fright Knights as the main focus.

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6047: Traitor Transport

7 reviews
Pieces
139
Minifigs
3
Packaging
Box
Availability
Retail
Instructions
Yes
Category
Normal
Related sets
Same as 6099-1
Bricklist notes
Dragons were still featured prominently, but were not the main theme. (Note this set was also packaged together with a plastic cave as 6099)
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960 own this set, 472 want it

2872: Witch and Fireplace

8 reviews
Pieces
19
Minifigs
1
Packaging
Box
Availability
Promotional
Category
Normal
Notes
Promotional release. Part of the initial Shell promotion in Holland. Also available from Blockbuster video, UK and Woolworths, UK as part of a 3-set pack (in 1998). Also found in Easter bucket in Toys R Us, US (in 1999).
Bricklist notes
... and promotional sets including this one with the witch...
Our community
849 own this set, 465 want it

2538: Fire-Cart

3 reviews
Pieces
20
Minifigs
1
RRP
USA: $2.00
Price per piece
USA: 10.0c
Packaging
Box
Availability
Promotional
Instructions
Yes
Category
Normal
Notes
Promotional release with Shell petrol worldwide.
Bricklist notes
The Fright Knights were also used as Shell promotional sets in 1998. This one is numbered 4.
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965 own this set, 333 want it

2539: Flying Machine

4 reviews
Pieces
21
Minifigs
1
RRP
USA: $2.00
Price per piece
USA: 9.5c
Packaging
Box
Availability
Promotional
Instructions
Yes
Category
Normal
Notes
Promotional release with Shell petrol worldwide.
Bricklist notes
The Fright Knights were also used as Shell promotional sets in 1998. There were 9 of these in total.
Our community
963 own this set, 322 want it

2540: Catapault Cart

8 reviews
Pieces
28
Minifigs
1
RRP
USA: $2.00
Price per piece
USA: 7.1c
Packaging
Box
Availability
Promotional
Instructions
Yes
Category
Normal
Notes
Promotional release with Shell petrol worldwide.
Bricklist notes
The Fright Knights were also used as Shell promotional sets in 1998. The other Shell promotional sets include 3 Town sets, 1 Space (UFO) and 2 Adventurer sets.
Our community
1077 own this set, 307 want it

2586: The Crazy LEGO King

6 reviews
Pieces
26
Minifigs
1
Packaging
Box
Availability
Promotional
Instructions
Yes
Category
Normal
Related sets
Packaged with 5702-1
Bricklist notes
Lego was also branching out into computer games at this time. This set was released together with the Castle Chess computer game in 1998.
Our community
440 own this set, 457 want it