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2 comments by MattTheLegoman on May 19th, 2015

Introducing S.E.E. - Director's Cut, Azog

The Lieutenant of The Necromancer and commander of the forces of hell, Azog, the Defiler, rules the Misty Mountain faction of The Special Extended Edition, Director’s Cut. Azog’s sculpt was created by Nazgûl, and has been seen before in the concept art of The Battle for Middle-earth III (view an earlier news article about BfME III). Powers are yet to be announced by The S.E.E. Team for Azog; heroes in game will support the armies of the player, and will not be a one-man army like in the original game.



Azog appears in The Special Extended Edition, Director's Cut as seen in The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey. He rides with the Hunter Orcs of Gundabad with his mount, The Matriarch, a white warg; or he can fight on foot. At over two metres tall (seven feet), his presence on the battlefield as the commander of the Misty Mountains, and vassal of the Necromancer will bring low all the enemies of Sauron. The ruination of Durin’s line is up to him, and the elimination of Thorin Oakenshield.


Azog, The Defiler

Azog, The Pale Orc and general of the northern armies of Sauron ruled from Gundabad. Sent to Moria by The Necromancer, with a large force he occupied this ancient Dwarven capital, which started the War of the Dwarves and Orcs culminating in the Battle of Azanulbizar and the beheading of King Thrór. Azog desired to fulfil the wish of his master and end the line of Durin. Unseen in the movie, Azog also kills Nain, the father of Dain Ironfoot*. However, later in the battle Thorin severed Azog’s left forearm and leaves him to die of wounds. His loyal orcs dragged him back into Moria where he survived.

Azog speaks in a northern dialect of Orcish when ordering his Hunter Orcs and Black Speech when speaking with The Necromancer in Dol Guldur.

Azog has possibly two sons, Bolg and an unnamed white Orc, seen in charge of Dol Guldur while the main forces led by Azog were marching north to Erebor. Galadriel annihilated his body before the Orc could harvest Gandalf’s ring of power, during the White Council’s Attack on Dol Guldur.

Because of The Defiler’s purpose in destroying the line of Durin, Azog is a constant threat to Thorin in the Quest to Reclaim Erebor. Before the events of the movie, he captures Thrain in Dunland and imprisons the dwarf in Dol Guldur, to harvest the last of the Dwarven Rings of Power. He then sets a price on Thorin’s head and camps his army at the ruins of Amon Sul, driving out the Arnor Rangers and bringing down bands of trolls and Orcs from the Ettenmoors and into the Lone Lands. When he finds Thorin, travelling the Lone Lands, he sends out the Hunter Orcs. Azog reveals himself riding on the White Warg, after the Company of Thorin Oakenshield had escaped Goblin Town. However, the eagles snatch victory from his remaining hand and prosthetic metal claw.

His chance came during the Battle of the Five Armies when Thorin, Fili, Kili and Dwalin orchestrated an attack on Ravenhill, his position to observe and direct the battle below. Azog sets a trap and murders Fili, while Bolg murders Kili just below the tower, before charging at Thorin, over a frozen lake. Thorin considers him drowned when he falls into the icy water; however, Azog breaks out and mortally wounds a surprised Thorin who lunges back and kills Azog.

*In the original novel it was Dain Ironfoot, (son of Thror, brother of Thrain and the cousin of Thorin) who killed Azog in the Battle for Azanulbizar, Bolg ruled Moria and Gundabad for another 150 years until the Battle of the Five Armies where he is killed by Beorn after the deaths of Thorin, Fili and Kili.


The Matriarch

As Azog commands the orcs of the north, The Matriarch controls her underlings with an iron grip. Both Azog and The Matriarch share similar features, tribal scars and the rare albinism, white skin or fur, and pink eyes.

Gundabad wargs are faster and larger than the hyena-like southern breeds used in Saruman's armies of Isengard.


I hope that you have enjoyed part 3 of the heroes of the Misty Mountains for The Special Extended Edition, Director's Cut. If you have any questions or suggestions, please comment. Stay posted on ModDB for more news and media. You can find all our work at Revora Forums. Have a good day.
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Don't miss part 1, The Balrog & part 2, The Great Goblin.


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Alucard_Sn1p3r87
Alucard_Sn1p3r87 Sep 10 2013, 6:29am says:

Decent mod, but my biggest issues is that

1. units take waaaaay too long to build
2. Guard Towers or anything that can shoot an arrow, have faar too much range. Artillery should be able to attack at towers without retaliation.
3. Buildings have too much health/armor or units deal too little damage to buildings.
4. Powers take too long to recharge.
It's boring playing a 2 hour skirmish game where its a slow stalemate.

I love playing the mod, but you know, there are some pretty bad balance within it. Also Boromir wouldn't die lol

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MattTheLegoman Creator
MattTheLegoman Sep 23 2013, 3:11am replied:

1. The mod is designed to be epic (do you know what that means?)
2. This is not a bug it is supposed to be like this, I will not say that everything is balanced perfectly, and probably less than the vanilla game with less stuff.
3. Epic mod, different time frame to the lightning fast vanilla game.
4. Different speed of playing the game.
5. This is a special power of Boromir. That is what Lurtz thought when he shot him three times.

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Klevdude
Klevdude Aug 16 2014, 11:00am replied:

"This is a special power of Boromir. That is what Lurtz thought when he shot him three times." Best answer ever. Wish I could post a pic of the face lurtz makes when he has shot him 3 times and he's still not dying.

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flapz
flapz Aug 30 2013, 4:12am says:

Update the god damn cavalry... Now it has so many bugs that it makes it useless to build. Any type of cavalry for example rohirrim cant charge on enemy units. They just pass them by. FIX IT! I demand u to fix it ;D

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MattTheLegoman Creator
MattTheLegoman Sep 23 2013, 3:08am replied:

Such a demander. ;p Bugs will be fixed in due time. For The Special Extended Edition - Director's Cut Forums.revora.net Nazgul has worked on the Goblin faction and is beginning the Dwarven faction. Rohan and Gondor will be worked on eventually.

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locotto
locotto Aug 10 2013, 9:46pm says:

There will be a new version of this awesome mod? Im asking bcoz for the new trilogy of The Hobbit? Thanx

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MattTheLegoman Creator
MattTheLegoman Sep 23 2013, 3:04am replied:

Yes, Nazgul has started The Special Extended Edition - Director's Cut (but has been unable to update this page), scroll down to my post below and you will see the stuff that Nazgul has been working on, including a model of The Great Goblin. ;D As a mapper I am working on a movie accurate Dol Guldur.

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assassin555
assassin555 Jul 19 2013, 4:20pm says:

hi all howdo i get new uruk models plz help me

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MattTheLegoman Creator
MattTheLegoman Jul 23 2013, 11:02pm replied:

Hello, when the newest version is release we might see the Uruk models. And we will definitly have some better Goblin models. ;D

Check out the news about the SEE - Directors Cut in my link to Revora below and also check out Nazgul's own models.
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contrailanh
contrailanh Jul 18 2013, 12:01pm says:

i can't download this mod because the link in gamefront doesn't work

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