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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     Lower Methedras

Beta 0.2 will have some new maps included one of them is Lower Methedras.
A 2 player Castle map set in Dunland.
The map has 2 Expansions, 8 Econ plots and is inhabited by Orcs and Wild men.

Methedras is the southern most peak of the Misty Mountains that towers over the Wizard's vale of Nan Curunir.
Lower Methedras is set specifically on the western slopes of the mountain on the Dunland side.
It is the latest in the Dunland map set which also includes North Dunland and Vale of Wulf.
This map has has steep cliffs and grand views a various mountain passes to explore and set up ambushes.
Lining the slopes is a pine forest that offers cover, effective use of the passages, cover and choke points can make all the difference in a battle in Lower Methedras.


Gondor Knights charge down the slopes of Methedras
Boromir fights off the local Wild men
View from the top, over looking the Gondor Camp
Rangers explore the steep cliffs of Methedras


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The HD Texture patch is out guys ! Check it out guys, and I hope you enjoy !

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sid. Dec 24 2005, 11:59am says:

game is perfect! but there are many things that can raise this game make it more interesting to play!

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Mr.CS Nov 28 2005, 8:46am says:

detta spelet är bra!

jag tycker man ska köpa det om man gillar strat.

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physico Nov 10 2005, 11:37am says:

i no off a better lotr bfme mod website it is so happy hunting :)

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Alone_In_The_Dark Nov 9 2005, 7:40am says:

Agreed with below comment!

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morgoththedestroyer Sep 25 2005, 9:32pm says:

i hope they finish the Rhovanion Alliance before bfme2 comes out :nervous:

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morgoththedestroyer Sep 25 2005, 9:29pm says:

The upcoming bfme2 has six factions 1.Men of the west gondor + Rohan 2.THE GOBBLINS/orc samething OF the north 3.Mordor 4.Isngard 5. the dawrfs of the iron hills 6. Rhovanion Alliance/ just elfs and humans/ something else theres going to be ship warfar, base building like place anywhere like wc3 new formations new summons like dragons the squid of moria :)

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Lauri Sep 24 2005, 8:37pm says:

So it doesn't lag for suckers computers :D

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edd000 Sep 24 2005, 10:14am says:

First was great.But atlast why Could'nt EA make a game lord of the rings RTS game what has really small armies Like when did Gondor fight against a 400 Orc army at Minas in the FILM IT WAS 600,000. WHY EA WHY!!!!! :O( :o(

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Mr.CS Nov 27 2005, 5:38am says:

hej det här spelt äger jag har spelat det och det är inget blod.Jag har klarat ut halva spelet.


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MasterDan1742 Sep 21 2005, 2:37pm says:

BFME 2 looks like it would be a warcraft 3 type of game but with platoons i hate warcraft 3 like the dwarfs are HUGE! they arnt like that other hero dwarf that i just forgot his name...

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best game ever gondor rulez

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