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~~~~~~BOTTA Mod-version 2.1~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This is a full version with every file required to play - Requires 2.01 patch - Create-A-Hero doesnt work - Dwarven AI is still buggy


Before installation make sure to delete the old BOTTA folder

(Make sure to disable Create-A-Hero before play)

- If the game crashes even with Create-A-Hero disabled, make sure you dont have some other mod installed in your Rise of the Witch-King directory
- If the game says "Defeated" after 5 minutes than re-install Rise of the Witch-King and patch it with 2.01 patch

Changes
- Dale Town Hall can be built again after the "Men of Dale" upgrade, instead of just summoning Dale units
- Runemaster replaced with Erebor Warriors as the starting units
- Runemasters removed from Erebor
- Bards "Black Arrow" now deals severe damage to Heroes, instead to just Dragons
- Isengard Heavy Armor and Forged Blades do not require "Curumo's Slillfullness" anymore
- Morgul Beacon only gives 20% Speed to allied units
- "Doubt" now makes enemy units gain no experience and have no vision, instead of reducing armor and damage
- Isengard Ballista's are limited to 4 from 5
- Summoned Wyrm now has the button for reposition, so he can be controlled normaly 

Bugs
- Selection problem solved for almost every new model
- Galadriel spawns properly- Thranduil has his voice when mounted, instead Gandalf's
- Vigilant Ent expansion now works properly
- Summoned Mordor Orcs now dissapear properly
- Mouth of Sauron's "Doubt" and "Dissent" now have proper animations
- Dunedain Rangers now respawns properly

 New Feature
- All units which can be upgraded must be near the building who has that upgrade, for example: Gondor Soldiers must be near Forge in order to upgrade "Heavy Armor" and "Forged Blades" or Orc Archers must be near Mordor Armory in order to get "Fire Arrows" and "Heavy Armor" upgrade. 

 Installation

 For XP users:

- Place "BOTTA" folder in your C drive

- Open the folder and copy "BotTA" shortcut on your desktop

- Right click on icon that you copied on your desktop and go to "Properties"

- in Target box it shoud be like this:    "C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Lord of the Rings, The Rise of the Witch-king\lotrbfme2ep1.exe" -mod C:\BOTTA

That is a default path, if you installed the game somewhere else, all you have to do is add this " -mod C:\BOTTA" without quotation marks at the end of the path. 

For Win 7 users:

 - Place "BOTTA" folder in your C drive

- Open the folder and copy "BotTA" shortcut on your desctop- Right click on icon that you copied on your desktop and go to "Properties"

- in Target box it shoud be like this:    "C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Lord of the Rings, The Rise of the Witch-king\lotrbfme2ep1.exe" -mod C:\BOTTA

That is a default path, if you installed the game somewhere else, all you have to do is add this " -mod C:\BOTTA" without quotation marks at the end of the path.

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Drogoth-fan
Drogoth-fan Apr 2 2014, 11:08am says:

downloading now im very exited :)

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Debeul
Debeul Apr 2 2014, 11:10am says:

Thanks ! Downloading it right away!

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VaNseLoT
VaNseLoT Apr 2 2014, 11:12am says:

Oye.Thanks

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Guest
Guest Apr 2 2014, 11:18am says:

YUPIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII

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hoho96
hoho96 Apr 2 2014, 11:59am says:

Finally :D
Iron Crown, your lord has come! lol

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Guest
Guest Apr 2 2014, 12:25pm says:

Are there any installation instructions?

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 12:28pm says:

oh ye, the installing process is the same? because there is no description about it

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Guest
Guest Apr 2 2014, 12:33pm says:

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 12:34pm replied:

crashs to you too?

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Guest
Guest Apr 2 2014, 12:37pm replied:

Yeah when I opened the download, I didn't see a shortcut or any file to put in the C drive.

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Guest
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robert91
robert91 Apr 2 2014, 1:22pm replied:

Put it in a separate folder on the C
Put forth over the exe file and rename the folder (BOTTA)

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Guest
Guest Apr 2 2014, 1:27pm replied:

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Stephanos_9
Stephanos_9 Apr 2 2014, 1:50pm says:

I tried Goblins, great new heroes, Bolg is a beast :)

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Stephanos_9
Stephanos_9 Apr 2 2014, 2:01pm replied:

Misty Mountain*

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ThatDrunkidiot89
ThatDrunkidiot89 Apr 2 2014, 2:00pm says:

what is the changes?

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danielscott75
danielscott75 Apr 2 2014, 2:42pm says:

Can someone walk me through the installation? I don't think it's downloading properly for me.

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TheDude12243
TheDude12243 Apr 2 2014, 2:54pm says:

error parsing INI block
Data\INI\Weapon.ini

what do I do?

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 2:55pm says:

Sorry to be so rude but "Installation is the same as in the previous version. Unzip BOTTA.rar to your C drive and use the old icon." Whoever wrote this must be completely retarded or something, how the f*ck are we supposed to know the installation and WHAT THE F*CK YOU TALK about "old icons"?

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 2:59pm says:

I found the way out ALL listen up!
1) place botta_2.0 in your c:// and rename it as "BOTTA" (without the quotes)
2) Right click on your RotWK.exe and change the target to: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Electronic Arts\The Lord of the Rings, The Rise of the Witch-king\lotrbfme2ep1.exe" -mod C:\BOTTA "

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yougonasorry
yougonasorry Jun 29 2014, 1:38pm replied:

thanks you are actually the only one here who made it clear to me, however you cant change the target on the exe, you need to get the shortcut to the exe first then change the target like you described

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danielscott75
danielscott75 Apr 2 2014, 3:06pm says:

yeah...idk, it's still not working for me. I give up. lol

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:07pm says:

BUGS:
UPDATE 1) Erebor faction builds nothing but farms (for AI)

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:13pm replied:

UPDATE 2) Gondor's spearmen are unable to change from porcupine formation and so they are useless and unable to move

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:15pm replied:

UPDATE 3) Fuse units together doesnt work (atleast for gondor's archers with swordmen )

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:16pm replied:

UPDATE 4) Gondor's blacksmith takes an age (or more) to be built

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:17pm says:

UPDATE 5) Mordor builds very very slow units and very weak for HARD status
UPDATE 6) Isengard AI builds nothing but Wildmen

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:25pm says:

UPDATE 7)Building Upgrades go so slow
UPDATE 8)Gondor Spearmen get separated if some of units of the horde dies and so you cant move them.
UPDATE 9) Gondor marksman upgrade time is very slow

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 3:28pm says:

it works great, and the mod it's awesome!

Fix Sauron's powers lul

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:29pm says:

Update 10) Isengard starts building units very long time after the game started.

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:31pm says:

I will not continue to post bugs and fixes, this mod isnt finished not even at 30%, I dont know why you released this version so soon without testing out yourself.
Play a game against brutal with each faction and notice the bugs - fix them and then release the version..

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:36pm says:

Last update)
You cant build structures outside your castle's area in castle maps (helms deep eg. ) lol, this is ridiculous

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:45pm says:

Note* Good luck to whoever play against Mordor rofl, trolls are invincible

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 3:53pm replied:

Invincible? lol... just use spearman and puff

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 5:41pm replied:

Try that

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 7:07pm replied:

I did and puff..

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Stephanos_9
Stephanos_9 Apr 3 2014, 3:16am replied:

In the movie, trolls were quiet powerful, in the battle of the black gate one troll almost killed Aragorn, though that was in the movie...so i see why they are so powerful in the mod

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 3:48pm replied:

It's not bug, creator said it's not supported in this version and perhaps it will never will, read the notes ffs

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 5:13pm replied:

You're right, excuse me.

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Ferny
Ferny Apr 2 2014, 4:48pm says:

Lol the Elves are extremely overpowered, why build an army if you have an army of heroes with brutal spells?
And on the other hand the dwarven AI don't work..

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 5:14pm replied:

I played all factions already, nothing works as it should be.

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 5:17pm says:

Why the heck did you change Rogash model from original? This new one sucks really much

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TheReaperOfHope
TheReaperOfHope Apr 2 2014, 5:29pm replied:

The download works fine lol, reinstall your windows.

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KingDain
KingDain Apr 2 2014, 5:33pm says:

thereaper if you dont like the mod just dont play,BOTTA is created for multiplayer game not for single player every upgrade is slow for balance in the game,but thank you for let us know sincerely I creator of dwarven faction,main tester,consultant and supervisor and KING OF EREBOR !

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