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70010 The Lion CHI Temple is a Legends of Chima set released in June 2013. Description This is a description taken from Please do not modify it.

Restore peace to Chima in a battle at The Lion CHI Temple!

An epic battle for the CHI has begun at the majestic Lion CHI Temple. Cragger, Crawley and Razar are battling for their tribes and trying to reach the sacred CHI orb rising high above the temple. Help the Lion and Eagle tribes to fight everyone off and restore balance to Chima once again! Slam the lion gate shut and send Cragger plummeting into the pit. Then release the hidden lion claw bikes to intercept Crawley’s reptile raider. Deploy the agile eagle drone fighter to repel Razar’s airborne assault or aim and fire the rotating tower cannon. Includes 7 minifigures with weapons: Lagravis, Laval, Longtooth, Ewald, Cragger, Crawley and Razar.

  • Includes 7 minifigures with weapons: Lagravis, Laval, Longtooth, Ewald, Cragger, Crawley and Razar
  • Features large CHI orb and waterfall, powerful golden CHI, combined lion gate and drawbridge trap, 2 hidden lion claw bikes, an eagle drone fighter, rotating tower cannon, king’s tower and bedroom, rotating king’s throne, tower prison with golden key, tower mission room, secret ambush entrances and an easy-to-lift design
  • Crawley’s reptile raider features rubber track and biting mouth
  • Weapons include 4 CHI weapons and 2 standard weapons
  • Slam the lion gate to spring the drawbridge trap and send Cragger plummeting
  • Aim the lion tower cannon and fire the shooter!
  • Fold the walls after playtime to store or display
  • Measures over 12” (31cm) high, 16” (43cm) wide and 14” (38cm) deep
  • Crawley’s reptile raider measures over 1” (5cm) high, 5” (15cm) long and 2” (6cm) wide
  • Lion claw bikes measure over 1” (4cm) high, 3” (10cm) long and 1” (5cm) wide
  • Eagle drone fighter measures over 1” (3cm) high, 3” (10cm) long and 2” (7cm) wide

Minifigures Included


The Lion Temple was the center of Chima, being directly under Mount Cavora. CHI streams flowed down from Mount Cavora and into the temple, forming into CHI that was collected by the Lions and distributed to all the tribes monthly. It was also the entrance to the Lion City, though many Lions lived in the temple itself.


  • The prototype minifigures list on the box shows that it was going to include Eris.
  • Although planned to be released in August 2013, it appeared on the LEGO website and store on June 4th, 2013, in some countries.
  • This was the largest set in the theme before the Flying Phoenix Temple was introduced.
  • A bright red spider piece is used in this set.
  • The set was designed by Mark Stafford, who has also designed 70009 Worriz's Combat Lair and 70006 Cragger's Command Ship.
  • In the Nexo Knights: The Animated Series episode, "The Power of Merlok," the Lion Temple appears as one of the holographic locations in the Fortrex training room.


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