The Ridder Clan Mod is a modification for The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth II & for The Lord of the Ring: The Battle for Middle-Earth II, The Rise of the Witch-King. This mod changes many things to BFME 2. It will add some new factions, a couple of campaigns, many units & heroes, alot of maps and it will improve the CAH System. This mod changes the gameplay making it work a bit more like BFME 1 and how BFME 2 should have been!
This is Version 1.05 of the RC Mod! You need to have V1.00 or later installed to be able to install this version!
The Lord of the Rings(tm), The Battle for Middle-earth(tm) II - RC MOD
+++++Installing the RC MOD+++++
Steps for Installation:
1-Download and Run the RCModInstaller.exe
--This Installer will install the basics for the RC Mod game.
2-When asked for a serial enter the SAME serial as the one you used when installing BFME 2
--If you do not know what that serial is then do step B1
3-After completing the RC Mod "main" install you must locate your Game2.dat as requested at the end of the install
--Game2.dat is located in your "BFME2InstallDirectory"\game2.dat (example:D:\Electronic Arts\The Battle for Middle-earth (tm) II)
--Copy Game2.dat and paste it into the RC Mod's game directory (default is:C:\Program FilesThe Battle for Middle-earth II - RC Mod)
4-Now download the LATEST RC Mod updater from Moddb.com
5-After downloading the Updater run it and the updater will complete the installation.
6-Now download the LATEST RC Mod INTERFACE updater from Moddb.com
--If you have done all of this correctly the mod should run on your pc now.
+++++Playing the RC MOD+++++
Steps for Playing SINGLEPLAYER:
1-Run RCMod - Singleplayer.exe
Steps for Playing MULTIPLAYER:
1-Instert your The Lord of the Rings, The Rise of the Witch-king (ROTWK) cd into your cd drive and run the game~No need to do any more steps!
--Alternative for people who do not own ROTWK you must download the RC Mod CD!
2-Extract the files out of the LotrBfMe2RCMod.rar (3.2 +/- GB!)
3-Mount or Burn the "CD" to a cd/dvd.
---Mount it with DEAMON TOOLS or another mounting program Daemon-tools.cc
--DEAMON TOOLS is an easy tool to work with and should not be too hard to understand, but if you have problems you can always ask in our forums!
4-After mounting the CD you must Hide the real CD Drive - There may be some programs for this, you can also do this manually -B2 is manual hiding
5-Run RCMod - Multiplayer.exe
B1-run regedit (Windowsxp) Start->Run->open:regedit
---Search through the registry files for My Battle for Middle-earth(tm) II Files
---when its found then you should look in the ergc folder and there you should find the value which is your code!
B2-Go to My Computer
---Select the CD Drive
---Right click and press on Properties
---Press on the "Hardware" tab
---Select the name of your CD Drive
---Change Device usage to: Do Not use this device (disable)
~~~Whenever you want to use the real cd drive again do not forget to change the Device usage back to (Enable)
---Press OK and close the other properties window by pressing OK again
If you have any problems installing the Mod you can always ask for help at: