~ All the factions of Middle Earth for you to fight for.

~ Innovative shader use, yet unseen in Mount and Blade.

~ Specific war system, made to fit Tolkien's books and the world of Middle Earth

~ A huge number of custom made items -
ranging from battle gear to architecture.

~ Various races and creatures with their special abilities and penalties.

~ All custom built settlement scenes -
you'll be able to visit most of your favourite locations.

~ Unique changes to combat like race specific formations and others.

~ General feel of Middle Earth coming to life - be a captain of Rohan, an elven warrior, or a nasty orc marauder - you can decide what the outcome of the War of the Ring will be!

More to come...

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23 comments by TLD-team on Oct 31st, 2011

The Last Days Of The Third Age Of Middle Earth Mod, for Mount&Blade 1.011 (now also for Warband!)

Over 2,000,000 downloads on our various mirrors so far!

TLD now works on Warband. Read the Manual to find out what to do!

TLD 3.22 is now Open Source! It's not a simple "grab and use for whatever", so read up on what it means exactly: Mbx.streetofeyes.com

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Note: Registration is closed right now, but if you want an account, send a message to Merlkir with your email address and he'll register you. Not optimal, we know, but life is hard.

Our main forum is on MBX: Mbx.streetofeyes.com
Swyter's Warband port Trello board, with issues, solutions and completion tracking: Trello.com

DOWNLOAD LINKS (latest version)

Standalone TLD 3.3 for Mount&Blade 1.011: ModDB | Bitbucket
Optional TLD 3.3 Warband compatibility patch: ModDB | Bitbucket
Optional French translation for TLD 3.3 / Traduction française optionelle pour TLD 3.3: Mundusbellicus.fr

THE MANUAL (includes handy Install Guide and Tips)


In English:
PDF: Synnaskole.sweb.cz
HTML: Synnaskole.sweb.cz

In French / En français:
Présentation du mod: Mundusbellicus.fr
Téléchargement & Installation: Mundusbellicus.fr


In Spanish / En español:

In Finnish / In Suomi:

And for the very end, it's worth repeating again TLD is primarily based on Tolkien's books, not on Peter Jackson's movies. So no need to ask about plate armour, uruk-hai crossbows, odd elven blades and other movie inventions.

We will be deleting/ignoring comments/questions that are flaming, rude or about LOTR movies stuff, Warband, bugreports and tech support. These have all been addressed in the manual and forums a million times before.

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The Last Days of the Third Age 3.3 — Warband patch

The Last Days of the Third Age 3.3 — Warband patch

Feb 15, 2014 Patch 402 comments

Warband compatibility patch, distributed as an optional companion to standalone TLD 3.3 for Mount&Blade 1.011. Read the included Install Guide.

The Last Days of the Third Age 3.3

The Last Days of the Third Age 3.3

Feb 15, 2014 Full Version 182 comments

Standalone release for Mount&Blade 1.011. Including an easier and less obtrusive install method and various enhancements. Read the included Installation...

TLD Manual v.3.3

TLD Manual v.3.3

Feb 15, 2014 Guides 3 comments

Documentation for version 3.3, includes installation instructions, feature overview, very extensive FAQ section and useful tips for gameplay.

TLD 3.23b coldfix

TLD 3.23b coldfix

Aug 12, 2013 Patch 29 comments

Changes: -Title Screen Picture now says 3.23 instead of 3.22 -Bugfix -Town Mayors will accept better scraps. -Feature -Quest timer now will run out. -Bugfix...

Speed and Stability mod for Last Days 3.23

Speed and Stability mod for Last Days 3.23

Apr 16, 2013 Patch 20 comments

Author: MAXHARDMAN. - improve mod game speed and stability. - fix or reduce number RGL error’s with vertex buffer memory. - if you don’t need speed ...

The Last Days of the Third Age 3.23

The Last Days of the Third Age 3.23

Mar 1, 2013 Full Version 133 comments

Official full release. This release contains an auto-installer and some bugfixes and tweaks. See description.

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Police 9hours 16mins ago says:

Two things that are reproducible:

The menu launcher sometimes seems to be "missing options" as in, I will only get "Play, configure, and cancel". However the launcher still treats them as "Configure, update, and cancel".

Wargs are treated as individual enemies, the ai does not behave well at this at all, they will often try to attack the spot where the rider would be, they will even bug out the enemy rider's AI.

Other than that, nice work.

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8udd1e 15hours 18mins ago says:

I don't know why this is happening but when i fight a lord in any faction my game crashes. Any thoughts on why???

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doublef-fox Dec 18 2014, 1:22pm says:

i hope that you guys can put things from last movie of the hobbit in the mod. like the new mounts for dwarfs. maybe new locations, angmar, arnor. if the player can be the king of this places would be awesome.

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Gylfe Dec 18 2014, 9:17am says:

I just wanted to say that this mod is fantastic! Thank you for your hard work.

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Guest Dec 17 2014, 9:51pm says:

Player and NPCs on the map get stuck when trying to cross the Old Ford.

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-SRB-Knez 22hours 27mins ago replied:

When you read it,and it didn't fix the problems,you should learn english.
Played that game for ages - abosolutely no crash.
If you are dumb eqnouth to instal it for Warband,instal it to M&B .It should be eaisier.

"because it's literally impossible to run on any warband out there without a load_menu crash."
This mod work's only with lates Warband version.

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kawagatam Dec 17 2014, 9:33pm replied:

I have finished 2 campaigns (600-900 days each) without a single crash and only one bug: a quest i couldn't finish. Don't tell me it's unplayable when i have at least 50 uninterupted hours in the game. You obviously didnt install it right or your the maiar hate you or something

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LFoss11 Dec 15 2014, 11:04pm says:

why does dunland camp go outside the map on warband i just was a youtuber playing the warband version and he had dunland working

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vonVince Dec 14 2014, 8:03pm says:

My game crashes every time I attack supply caravans - what's up? I haven't had any other crashes (clocked some 4 hours so far).

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vonVince Dec 15 2014, 2:07am replied:

OK, to add - the crashes also happen when attacking armies (not small scouting forces, but genuine armies) - and something tells me that this shouldn't be happening: well, I installed the mod to Warband according to instructions (as far as I can tell); help me out, please :(

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Zupanicarr Dec 16 2014, 6:00pm replied:

You need to add the hot fixes for this, I think it's Warg units that cause the crash. I don't have the link but scroll down the comments for a while and you'll find a link a dev has posted(Google docs).

These seem like such easily fixed, yet major issues(seriously, they fixed the Warg crashing I think a day after it was released), I don't know why they don't just upload the patched version or a hotfix already.
So many people are missing out on such a great mod because they don't catch the hotfixes in the comments, and to be fair, they're easy to miss.

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Highest Rated (23 agree) 9/10

This mod is utterly incredible! Everywhere I look I see the four years it took to make this world. From the orcs to the elven armor. The detail is staggering, every scene lovingly crafted, almost every armor textured to perfection. +5 The mod is well balanced and the immersion is total and complete. It immediately reminded me of an Elder-Scrolls Lord of the Rings game. +5 Now sadly there are the bugs. Several quests are broken and some of the enviromental textures (elven bridges and Gondorian stone…

Nov 1 2011, 10:27am by Lueii

Lowest Rated (6 agree) 5/10

Great graphics side(excepts from some minor issues like terrible Isengard buildings), new shaders (windy flora!) bus scripting siede is comeplatly failed compared to that what dev team promised. Gameplay becomes booring too soon.

Jan 5 2012, 9:15am by MatBerserker

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Dec 18 2014, 8:55am

Commit revision 2035: - rotated the compass model so that it actually points North. :)

Oct 10 2014, 12:51pm

Jan Pospíšil moved 'Compass points South instead of North.' from 'Doing' to 'Done': T.co

Oct 10 2014, 12:27pm

Commit revision 2034: *compile the 1.011 version with the latest changes, see if they work fine (confirmed), recompile shaders too.*m...

Oct 3 2014, 10:51am

Commit revision 2033: *finally remove the debug prints, final touches, make it work. warg roars menacingly

Oct 3 2014, 9:13am

Commit revision 2032: *continuation of the previous commit, properly fix the bug, one commit to go.

Oct 3 2014, 9:13am

Commit revision 2031: *mab’s engine spawns agents in reverse order, so riders aren’t yet bound to mounts at spawn time. but mounts AR...

Oct 3 2014, 8:03am

Commit revision 2030: *fix the fix by actually testing it, now it really works. i want my cone of shame back.

Sep 30 2014, 7:15am

Commit revision 2029: *attempt to fix agressive lone wargs in warband, they seem to wrongly attack friendlies too.

Sep 29 2014, 9:41am

@foroMountBlade Nah, it's fine. It takes into account various other factors, troll cycles take time too. So is not as big as it seems to be.

Sep 18 2014, 11:29am

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