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This is a summary of Edain's ringheroes in version 4.0.

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Ringheroes in Edain



Note: ,,Ring heroes cannot directly pick the ring up off of the ground, they must be given it by another unit or hero. If the Ring Hero dies, he loses the Ring at the place of death."

Gondor/Arnor

Gandalf The Grey (Gondor/Arnor)
If Gandalf acquires the One Ring while being Grey he will use the ring for his own needs and become "corrupt". He will weaken allies in his presence and will damage them over time.

Gandalf the White (Gondor)
Should Gandalf acquire the ring while being White he will use the One Ring for the well being of all Men. Heroes and units close to Gandalf will be healed.

Boromir (Gondor)
Should Boromir take the ring, he will use it to defend Gondor from being destroyed. He will be able to permanently summon strong units but the One Ring will kill him in a certain amount of time. When the One Ring takes his life, the player will not be able to use any of the Gondor buildings (will not be able to build anything) for 30 seconds.

Arvedui (Arnor)
Arvedui accepts massive losses in battle to find the worthiest soldiers, and his new abilities support heroes while weakening normal troops


Rohan

Theoden the Corrupted
Theoden becomes Grima's puppet. He follows Grima as a mindless slave. Grima becomes controllable, and can use the same abilities as Corrupted Theoden with much stronger effects.

Glorious Theoden
Theoden can choose between 4 abilities, each granting a special effect but weakening his armor and speed.


Lothlorien

Queen Of Storms (Galadriel)
Should Galadriel acquire the One Ring and use it, she will become a Queen of storms, gaining many powerful new abilities. Mallorn Trees will be able to research a useful defensive specialization. However, allies will be debuffed while inside the fortress and while near to Galadriel.

Queen Galadriel
If Galadriel rejects the One Ring, she will become blessed by the Valar. She will gain improved versions of her abilities, along with a new ability and leadership. Frodo and Sam will also become recruitable from the Citadel


Dwarves

Durin Statue
The One Ring must be placed on Durins grave so that he may live once more. Durin is the grandfather of the Dwarves.


Imladris

Elrond


Isengard

Saruman
Saruman will become either 'Saruman the Blessed” or “Saruman the Cursed”. As Saruman the Blessed he will become lordly, alike to the power of the Valar, and gain powers of Lightning and Air magic, as well as infantry support skills. As Saruman the Cursed he will become twisted and dark, and gain powerful Fire magic and structural support skills.


Mordor

The Necromancer
The Necromancer is Sauron itself in a Necromancer form. When he takes the One Ring back he will take his old form as the Dark Lord but not all his powers will be restored. He need's the ability Power Of The Past Age to restore all of his powers and to cast a shadow over Middle Earth and to start the Fourth Age as the Dark Lord ruler of all.


Misty Mountains

Smaug


Angmar

The Witch King
If the Witch King receives the One Ring he will cast an everlasting winter on everyone and everything. Buildings will freeze causing 25% less production and slower build of units and on own and allied buildings the ice around them will make the enemies freez.


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Branden-Magister
Branden-Magister

lol you forgot arnor

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darkbind23
darkbind23

1st with gondor

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The_Witch-King
The_Witch-King

no they didnt

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darkbind23
darkbind23

i now saw that this fella commented in 2011 :P so maybe then they didnt include arnor

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The_Witch-King
The_Witch-King

"Sep 21 2011 says:" LOL my bad

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Lord_Oden1234
Lord_Oden1234

i'm going to assume that saruman the blessed is before you use saruman of many colors?

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shadowspawn
shadowspawn

No, its random wether you get the cursed or the blessed.

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deathteam15
deathteam15

Arnor have Gandalf the Grey and an equivalent to Boromir. (Can't remember his name).

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baby-of-no-one
baby-of-no-one

arvedui

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ApornasPlanet
ApornasPlanet

interesting feature!

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Gnomi Author
Gnomi

@ Lord_Oden:
You get randomly Saruman the blessed or Saruman the cursed.
@ Deadranger:
As deathteam said, Arnor has the same mechanics as Gondor.

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Chernobog
Chernobog

Was my pleasure making this :)

A few feedback's: Here at Mordor faction, The Necromancer isn't underlined :P
And as for Shelob, is it normal or when she acquires the One Ring she gains a new level very very slow? It's like she needs a million exp points :D

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AragornKing
AragornKing

Is not Denethor a ring hero in Gonder?

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Raspa
Raspa

Very nice! Any chance of a skill/power translation you think?

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ThatDrunkidiot89
ThatDrunkidiot89

There seems to be alot of missing descriptions..

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gab33321
gab33321

Are there more ring heroes than this? If so can you plz tell them to me since I don't speak or read German. :)

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Guest
Guest

We need English descriptions for everything, please

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Ahrimansiah
Ahrimansiah

that was VERY useful! thanx :D

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boran986
boran986

of friends, or that civilians at

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brandtlagrange
brandtlagrange

I feel like Aragorn should be a ring hero. His revealing himself to Sauron was effective because it made Sauron think that Aragorn had taken possession of and mastered the One Ring.

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Guest
Guest

how can i find the ring in the battle?

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Gnomi Author
Gnomi

Find and kill Gollum (same as in the vanilla game)

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dkbluewizard
dkbluewizard

This needs to be updated

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Darkoverlord2468
Darkoverlord2468

i like to ask you edain team could you add extra ring heros and if you did what would they be? I'm not personally asking you to do it cause it would cause a lot of changes in game but it would be cool to see other unlikely characters to get the ring.

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Guest
Guest

Does AI - other fractions use the ring to make their ring heroes? Because it never happened to me...

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The_Nazgul
The_Nazgul

Good question! because it's same for me!

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darkbind23
darkbind23

i think the dwarves should have a unique ring hero as king dain , lord dain and thorin just an opinion

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LordDainOfIronHills
LordDainOfIronHills

I prefer Durin,it is much more unique and interesting feature!

Plus King Dain refused to take all the remaining Dwarven Rings,so I doubt he would take and use the One Ring! :-)

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yakuzaBoss
yakuzaBoss

What happened to Shelob that eats the One Ring? :(

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WotRVeteran
WotRVeteran

She won't even be permanent in the game anymore, only as a Mordor summon.

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LordWood
LordWood

Some health changes might be needed seeing as Gandalf the grey is weaker in health than Boromir and Galadriel is also pretty weak in health. Considering the cost of these major heros their health should be stronger. I mean Boromir should not be stronger than Gandalf the grey, maybe while hes using the ring but I'm talking about prior to usage of the One Ring. I know the mod is still under construction and not complete but I think hero health's need to be looked over. Also I have noticed that Sauron upon receiving the ring has a massive health increase which while I agree Sauron should be the strongest hero when equipped with the one ring but Galadriel and Saruman and Gandalf should not be to far behind as they are also very powerful people. Now I know Elrond has not been added yet but in the Anor section Ceridin(sorry i know i spelled his name wrong) he should be a ring hero choice. He was one of the three elves to hold rings of power and while you still have him in possession of Narya he should be a ring hero choice for Anor. Also I mentioned this elsewhere but will restate what I mentioned prior, Mordor should have a power that allows them to summon some mumakil like 3-5. Since mordor can't build them in their siege building they at least deserve to have access to them. Make Shelob a hero for the goblins or something like that and in the spot of her summoning power for mordor create the summoning mumakil power of at least 3-5 of them if not more or simply a passive power that then allows there creation. As a side not I have mentioned in terms of AI usage when playing against them putting them as Lothlorien or Rohan creates the best fights as they seem to use those two class pretty well and can become powerhouses. Now certain maps do make changes to this as on some makes the AI will be a complete powerhouse with Lothlorien and on another they will simply hardly do anything. Now Mordor is without question the strongest fraction when used by a human play. Don't get me wrong the Lothlorien and Dwarves can be powerful when used by humans as well but Mordor takes the cake in terms of power and if Mordor gets the ring and then has Sauron they begin to be unstopable which thats before the level 10 power for Sauron which if you allow your human enemy playing as mordor to get the ring bring out Sauron and have enough power to unlock that level 10 power then you have lost no question about it. Overall though this Mod IS SUPER AMAZING, BEST B4ME2 MOD EVER, AND BASICALLY B4ME3 once the remaining fractions are added and other small issues are ironed out. EA could learn a thing or two from these guys. EA made the biggest mistake by not working on a B4ME3. Keep up the awesome work and can't wait for new updates with new fractions to be be released hopefully soon. ~LordWood

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isaac632
isaac632

Greetings, Lord of the Woods!

You are making some astute observations here with the content concerning some of the heroes and forces of this, our Middle Earth. I can most certainly agree that Gandalf needs a little bit of work on his A-game. When I commanded him to face a wild cave troll, it nearly slew him! Such travesty seems taxing to my faith in him, both as a Great Wizard, and as the main hero of Gondor--the Ring Hero no less.

But then it occurred to me, that Gandalf and Saruman are both wizards with an arsenal of powerful spells as abilities--as such, the recharge time of their abilities is a lot longer than some other powers such as that of more battle-ready heroes like Strider or Gimli. This would make sense, considering magic in the game is used more to support a large army rather than wielded as a direct method of attack. I find that the wizards fare better with some of their forces in front of them so that they're able to cast their spells without getting hurt.

Concerning Lord Sauron however, I do agree that the Dark Lord a little bit too far ahead of Gandalf, Saruman, and others. When a ring hero acquires the ring, I do agree that they should gain a greater boost to their health points, attack points, and armor value.

The Mumakil were among my favorite monsters when I played as Mordor back then, and I think there should be a way to bring them back! I may make a proposal that there be a fourth "Outpost" option for Mordor where one can build a "Haradrim Palace". No, not the tiny tent from the pre-modded game, but I am imagining a magnificent structure like a great fortress. Who knows? Maybe it can allow for the training of Easterling or Haradrim forces! I missed the corsairs, too. I think ultimately, this palace would be able to train Mumakil though.

Have a good day,

-Festus the Red

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Guest
Guest

Hi, I just installed this mod (version 4.2), but somehow I can only choose between Gondor, Rohan, Isengard and Mordor, while not having others in my drop down list. Am I the only one with this problem?

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Theoden_King
Theoden_King

update your game

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Tyzula
Tyzula

Durin is not the grandfather, he's the forefather or just "Father of the Dwarves"

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eomer2016
eomer2016

wher're Misty Mountains ? and where are Durin graves

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The_Necromancer
The_Necromancer

This should probably get an update considering it's linked on the main page.

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