Features of RJ - RotWK 1.06 (A Mod for Battle for Middle Earth: The Rise of the Witch-King)
- 10 Factions including Gondor, Rohan, Dwarves, Elves (3 sub-factions), Arnor, Mordor, Isengard, Wild, Men of the East (2 sub-factions), and Angmar
- Many of the factions have been completely revamped
- Over 70+ new heroes/units/structres and more have been added, with 6 new fortress, 5 new walls, a slew of heroes, and a new inn system.
- A return to the feel of BFME1
- Smaller combinable hordes - 100s of different combinations
- All units can level to 10, not just heroes, and they level with increases similar to BFME1
- Structures can level up through experience as well as a purchased upgrade
- A move towards making each faction's play style unique and different, to bring out the character of the faction
- A camera system has been added to many of the maps, letting you explore the game and Middle-Earth in entirely new ways.
- A huge amount of high-quality skins for new and existing units/heroes
- Hundreds of pieces of art for new and existing units/structures/heroes
- So many other minor changes to enhance your enjoyment of the game.

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23 comments by robnkarla on Mar 7th, 2009

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RJ-RotWK 1.06 BETA has been released!

After the year+ wait, the next public beta has been released. All of the details can be found by following the link and browsing the news topics:

So much mod to explore and enjoy with 10 factions (Rohan, Men of the East, & Arnor Added, Elves split out), combo hordes, the more than 30 maps added, new map play styles that blend BFME1 & BFME2, over 35+ RotWK maps with the new camera system and skies. Explore Middle Earth once again and rediscover the joy of BFME! (All screenshots below were taken directly from actual gameplay!)

For the short term, the mod without an installer is available. I'll be creating and uploading one with the installer.

Thank you for playing, and a huge thank you goes out to all of the team members and the beta testers to make this possible,
Robert J.

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RJ-RotWK - Unofficial Bugfix - 1.063

RJ-RotWK - Unofficial Bugfix - 1.063

Jul 24, 2014 Patch 38 comments

Hi Guys! I've recently resumed playing & coding a little in bfme and decided to play again my favorite mod. This reminded me of some annoying bugs...

Bodies Stay mod for RJ 1.06

Bodies Stay mod for RJ 1.06

Apr 6, 2013 Full Version 51 comments

Sorry to get your hopes up. It's just a small submod I did. I'm only posting it for a week before I take it down, I'm clearing my PC and the entire drive...

The Intoxicating Influence of Tom Bombadil

The Intoxicating Influence of Tom Bombadil

Mar 18, 2009 Movies 13 comments

Uploaded by request: After getting v1.06 released I thought it was time to take things a little less seriously, so everyone enjoy! Don't mind me while...

RJ-RotWK 1.06 BETA

RJ-RotWK 1.06 BETA

Mar 7, 2009 Full Version 120 comments

Welcome to RJ-RotWK 1.06! The installation should be easy and painless if you follow the below instructions. 1) Open the RJ_RotWK.rar file 2) Extract...

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Oct 15, 2007 Movies 1 comment

320x240 Trailer for RJ-RotWK. This is just a quick video I put together. I'll do another one a little later on.

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Oct 15, 2007 Movies 0 comments

640x480 trailer for RJ-RotWK. This is just a quick video I put together. I'll do another one a little later on.

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super71 Oct 5 2014 says:

So things i would like to see added to this mod

1) Every faction have an equal number of heroes
2) All heroes to get their power tree filled out rather than having 3 or 4 open slots
3) Would it be possible to add some of the powers you gave to the custom heroes u made as options for are own customs ?
4) The good campaign is currently pretty buggy just curious if this will be fixed.
5) Also was looking forward to the mirkwood faction as all the detail you put into lorien and rivendell was just amazing work this is easily the best mod ive ever seen for any game i have played keep up the good work. This mod is greatly appreciated

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Falkenhayn Oct 11 2014 replied:

The mods creator has been gone for 5 years and we as a community try to do stuff for it (that is what the more recent stuff is). So anything extensive like that would require multiple volunteers and you would likely have to gather them yourself as well.

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ThranduilElvenKing Sep 4 2014 says:

I give up. I reinstalled Rotwk and I have still invinsible Angmars units n buildings :(

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overlord202 Aug 11 2014 says:

is it possible to deactivate the corpses becuase it lagg to much ?

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super71 Oct 5 2014 replied:

If your using winrar man you right click and extract to your c drive, once its in their you can find the shortcut it will be called rj-rotwk 1.06 if you did it correctly. If that doesn't work you will need to download patch 2.1 i believe good luck.

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Joshi460 Jul 26 2014 says:

So, do you plan on doing some more bug fixing?

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TohkaYatogami. Jul 26 2014 replied:


Just let me know if there is any other problematic stuff that needs to be fixed in comments section of bugfix.

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Joshi460 Jul 26 2014 replied:

The big one that comes to mind is the Men of the East AI in Skirmish mode. They barely do anything, in fact factions that have sub-factions in them seem to have AI problems in Skirmish mode. I'll report any other as you said in the comment section of bugfix

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Can't wait for the final release. Come back Rob!

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