The Dwarf Holds (TDH for short) is a modification for the Battle for Middle-earth, a real time strategy game by EA. We're adding a Dwarven faction based on Erebor, while also tweaking and adding a couple of things to the four original factions to get them up to the level of our new faction. This mod is being developed by Nertea, Matias (Dorian_Gray), M@tt, mike_ and Lauri. The mod is hosted by The 3rd Age, a division of Revora, the creative community.

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0 comments by MathijsRevora on Oct 10th, 2013

Good evening everyone!

This news is not directly related to BFME modding, but it is related to our T3A:Online server, the best way to play BFME online!

Starting today, I'll be hosting a daily game of standard BFME1 (patch 1.05) in the T3A:Online lobby.

I'll be hosting at 22:00 Paris time (click here to see what time that is for you) every day (unless something gets in the way, in which case I'll post about it on Revora).

Come join me!

NOTE: Please make sure you have refreshed your NAT before joining or hosting a game (unless you have followed THORONGIL's instructions regarding port forwarding and options.ini changes, which can be found here:

In case you haven't set up T3A:Online already (shame on you!), read all about restoring BFME multiplayer right here on our website:

I hope to see you online. Remember, if my game is full, just start one of your own!

~ Merovech

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The Dwarf Holds Version 0.75

The Dwarf Holds Version 0.75

Mar 22, 2012 Full Version 15 comments

The second release of The Dwarf Holds, complete with installer and update utility. Contains many buxfixes, balance changes, and tons of new content. Please...

The Dwarf Holds v. 0.5

The Dwarf Holds v. 0.5

Feb 17, 2010 Full Version 7 comments

The first release of The Dwarf Holds, complete with installer and update utility.

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Eradan121 Jul 4 2013, 7:53am says:


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JokerReturns May 11 2013, 1:09pm says:

Mod still in work ?

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Eradan121 Mar 17 2013, 6:39am says:

I have a problem with the campaign. When I click on Balin's army on the eastern gate can not get on the map. please help. sorry for english.

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Debeul Apr 2 2013, 8:38am replied: Online

The campaign is not jet finished I think...
That was just a kind of teaser.

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Eradan121 Apr 2 2013, 10:14am replied:

thanks for the answer

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Mrideos Feb 22 2013, 9:47am says:


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RiderOfRohan Apr 25 2013, 3:45pm replied:

No, just quiet since Nertea is working on other things atm.

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Sigilstone17 Feb 7 2013, 12:17am says:

How and where can I play this online?

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Debeul Apr 2 2013, 8:30am replied: Online

Hamachi? Maybe GameRanger?

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fightbreak Jan 17 2013, 9:27am says:

please finish campaign cuz cant wait to try

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Highest Rated (6 agree) 10/10

This mod is extremely good, maybe even the best bfme 1 mod out there, It adds an entire, fully complete dwarf faction that blends in perfectly with the other 4, there are a TON of maps that are all extremely well made, and nearly all units have been re-skined and look amazing. I would definitely recommend it, cause it's only going to get better with each update.

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