Welcome fans of BFME and LOTR
On this page i will introduce you with my mod for Rise of the Witch-King, on which i worked on for the past 2 years
Before playing this mod, be sure that you have patched the game with 2.01 version
The Battles of the Third Age (BOTTA) mod is a mod for The Battle for Middle Earth - The Rise of the Witch King.
This mod tends to follow the lore of books and films along with bringing the realism in the gameplay, and generally concentrates of the happenings in the Third age of Middle Earth, so you will see almost every character that fought in the battles of this age, for example: Bolg, Beorn, Imrahil, Shagrat etc.
Lots of the balance from the vanilla games is fixed so be free to expect some new gameplay styles and new strategies and tactics that you will use in order to destroy your enemy.To do that, you will get help from the new Heroes and Units and their new Powers that are in this mod.
No rush tactics anymore, AI wont charge on you in the first 5 minutes, giving you no time to expand your camp and upgrade your economy. Gameplay now focuses on defense, rather than offense like in the vanilla game. So you will have a lot of time for preparing for battle, upgrading your units and level up your Heroes.

General changes:
- Stronger Heroes
- Stronger Structures
- New Game balance
- New Heroes, Units, Buildings and Powers
- New and improved Textures for every single Hero or Unit in the game
- Smaller battalions
- New Upgrades
- New Archer system
- New Siege system
- New Upgrade systems
- New sounds and effects

NOTE: 
- CaH system doesn't work

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20 comments by MorguLord on Mar 1st, 2014

As the new release is getting close, containing new faction, Angmar, i wanted to present some other works a had on other factions as well. The next version will bring more balance to the gameplay, new build up system, new and reworked models and textures, and a new faction of course. Also, some of the heroes that are both in the mod and in the "Hobbit" movie got their models reworked.

So here's some of the goodies you will see in the new version












And of course - Angmar


*Lots of you will say "Is this all you have done in the past year!?", well i would like for all of you to consider how difficult and time consuming modding is, and the amount of free time i had in this year, and stop complaining(if you are planning) :D)

*credits for Aragorn, Gandalf, Gloin, Noldor Warriors, Nazgul, Witch-King, Gothmog, Saruman model goes to RadagastTheMusical

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BotTA bugfix 1.0

BotTA bugfix 1.0

Apr 4, 2014 Patch 19 comments

~~~~~Bugfix for Battles of the Third Age 2.0~~~~~

Battles of the Third Age 2.0

Battles of the Third Age 2.0

Apr 2, 2014 Full Version 87 comments

~~~~~~BOTTA Mod-version 2.0~~~~~~ New version brings: - New system of base building - Reworked Angmar faction - New and reworked skins and models from...

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numan1111
numan1111 Jul 31 2014, 10:20am says:

Hey MorguLord.Did you fix all clicking bugs?(the bug clicking on heroes,units)

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MorguLord
MorguLord 21hours 57mins ago replied:

i think i did, yes ;)

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CommaderCyber
CommaderCyber 23hours 42mins ago replied:

concur... that needs to be fixed ... but overall nice mod you have here ... glad that i actually tried this one out

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Skylarapas
Skylarapas Jul 31 2014, 3:18am says:

Hey Morgulord! I was wondering if you could make a preview for Angmar! Also the southern fiefdoms means that rohan will be its own faction right?

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MorguLord
MorguLord Jul 31 2014, 5:25am replied:

Yup, Rohan will be its own faction ;)

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scruffy2737
scruffy2737 Jul 31 2014, 2:09am says:

i am getting some partial ini error or something when i try to start up the game.. how do i fix this?

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MorguLord
MorguLord Jul 31 2014, 5:24am replied:

make sure you patch the game with 2.01

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MorguLord
MorguLord Jul 30 2014, 6:56am replied:

impossibru!
What is the problem?

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Joshi460
Joshi460 Jul 31 2014, 10:45am replied:

Just try to start it and it crashes. Added the mod to the C: Drive, added the bits that goes to the target in properties, removed a previous mod I had on the C:Drive to make sure

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KingDain
KingDain 17hours 37mins ago replied:

read manual carefuly :D

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