Using the Lord Of The Rings movie license, The Battle for Middle-earth is a Real-Time Strategy game based upon both the renown literary works of J.R.R. Tolkien, and the film trilogy directed by Peter Jackson. Players are given control of enormous armies in the many of the epic battles depicted in the film. From waging all-out combat among the vast forces of good and evil to controlling your favorite heroes and characters to managing the troops.

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Return of Shadow Beta 0.3 Faction Showcase
Harad


Harad is the next faction in the Showcase.
Harad will be the 13th faction to be released later this year with Beta 0.35

General

Harad is a faction focused on raiding with quick hit and run tactics being its bread and butter.
They field strong ranged units as well as fast moving cavalry such as the Lancers and Jinetes.

Late game they have the mighty Mumakil that will crush all in its path.

They also get aid from the Corsairs of Umbar with their deathly sharp blades as well as the men of Far Harad.


Units


Harad starts with the Haradrim Warriors brandishing sharp curved blades they make for the core of the Haradrim infantry.
They also have access to the Haradrim Spearmen.
Harad's ranged units include the Haradrim Archers and Haradrim Skirimishers skilled at using Jarids and Javelins in combat.

Making up the Haradrim Cavalry are the Haradrim Lancers and Jinetes.

The Corsairs act as strong infantry focused on attacking.

Far Harad's units are the Shockers a powerful heavy infantry used in shock tactics and the Stalkers a ranged unit.


Of course Harad is also known for its beasts of War the Mumakil.
These Mumakil are much bigger than the ones you're familiar with.
They also have a new beast unit the Great Beast which you'll recognise from Return of the King as the large horned beasts these beasts will barrel into your enemies and scatter them at high speed.

Heroes


Herashir is a skilled archer and makes for good captain for Harad's ranged units.

Leading the men of Far Harad is their Chieftain Tahar a warrior like no other.
Asharin is the blade wielding master who's blades will slice up any enemy that dares to fight him.

Their leader is King Serakh a mighty warrior and leader of war on his steed he is nearly peerless.

Haradrim Lancers ride out

Haradrim Lancers surprise a battalion of Gondor Archers

Herashir is on the lookout for battle



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new beta4. you donĀ“t need beta1,2,3 if you download beta4. if you already have beta1,2,3, just replace "rado.big" file whit this new "rado.big" file.

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4minorkinq
4minorkinq

o my god mod superrr
thank you good luck nice

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PurpleGaga27
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It appears that the free download of this game can now be reached here (for continuing online support): Forums.revora.net

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Guest
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please help for battle for the middle earth download! please help me

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Mongolranger
Mongolranger

Forshire

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Guest
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Hi there, i'm here beacuse i played this awesome game looong ago and now really want to play it again, so where can i download it ? i mean the game and not ONLY the mods, i'm here with a friend but both can't understand how to get it, please help us ^_^

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somythical
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go to forshire.blogspot.com and there is an online edition its a very simple process and takes about 5 min have fun

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Tallestdavid
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can a modder make it so this game comes with it? its so hard to find these games and the sequel

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kosmatos
kosmatos

can anyone tell me why i have a runtime error at the good campaign only when i select eomer? does anyone else has the same problem? plz send me some help! ps i did every simple solution is on internet and i havent found a similar problem!

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Kooskia
Kooskia

I've big issues to start the mod.
On "From" i've made "C:\Users\Utente\AppData\Roaming\My Battle for Middle-earth Files"
On "To" i've made "D:\Program Files (x86)\EA GAMES\The Battle for Middle-earth (tm)\lotrbfme.exe" -mod tfa.big

I've anther mod for BMEII, with the "My battle ecc.." on C, and the original folder with lotrbfme2.exe on D.

It should work because i've made them on parallel.
But it just start the original game, and even crash when i try to play a single game.

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Kooskia
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Silly me, it's the main page Xd btw i've solved the issue

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