'It is the Dominion of Men, the Age of Peace, but the roots of Evil run deep and always after a defeat and a respite the Shadow again seeks to assume some new form...The inevitable boredom of Men with that which is good, their quick satiety with peace, has already begun to make itself felt in Middle-earth and fostered another Evil, darker than the shadow that clouds the hearts of Men... The New Shadow has arisen. This is The Fourth Age: Total War!' 'The Fourth Age: Total War' is a modification for 'Rome: Total War - Barbarian Invasion' (v1.6). Our aim with FA:TW is to accurately portray the lands and peoples of Middle-earth as we think they existed approximately three-and-a-half centuries into the Fourth Age. It is based on the works of Tolkien, and especially on his unfinished and abandoned sequel to 'The Lord of the Rings', entitled 'The New Shadow'. With an aim to staying true to the works and spirit of J.R.R. Tolkien's world of Middle-earth,...

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WavedPineapple10 Apr 9 2011, 12:20am says:

Impressive and interesting, you can hear how much work the team has put in to this mod! well done

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kuma597 Apr 14 2014, 3:52pm says:

will there be battle map cities and castles from lord of the rings??? please answer

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FeánaroTWC May 16 2014, 11:20am replied:

Yes, there will be custom settlements.

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In this dev. diary we look at the focal points of the mod, answer some questions asked on our forums, and take a short peek at some in-game shots!

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Feb 4th, 2011
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