"Total War: Rise of Mordor" is an epic overhaul project based on "The Lord of the Rings". With an enthralling Middle-Earth campaign and hundreds of unique, completely reworked units this mod aims to unleash an immersive experience you have never felt before. The visuals of the mod are based on films however the background story is accurate to the books.

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[UPD]Frequently Asked Questions

[UPD]Frequently Asked Questions

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Some questions about our mod have been asked over and over again. Hopefully this thread will help to answer some of them.

Mod status

Mod status

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Y'all might have noticed lack of updates as of late and in this article we give you some news you possibly were looking for.

A live stream with RoM team members

A live stream with RoM team members

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A live stream is coming April 23rd at 16:00 GMT on Robbie McSweeney's Twitch channel.

The Rise of Mordor Closed Alpha begins!

The Rise of Mordor Closed Alpha begins!

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We reached a new milestone on our roadmap. This time we introduce the Closed Alpha and there's a ton of new to come. So stay tuned!

Laketown Guard Documentary

Laketown Guard Documentary

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Recently THFE Productions released a Laketown Guard documentary. It's a collaboration of members of our team, the lore master and team leader of Divide...

Players Choice - Best Upcoming Mod 2016

Players Choice - Best Upcoming Mod 2016

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After 20 days of voting, it is time to present the top still-in-development mods as picked by you, the players.

Rise of Mordor Soundtrack on YouTube

Rise of Mordor Soundtrack on YouTube

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You are intersted in how Rise of Mordor will sound like (assumed that we can implement the music directly into the game)? Then check out our official...

Statement - Delayed Campaign Map Development

Statement - Delayed Campaign Map Development

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In this video James is talking about the restrictions which come along with modding the campaign map of Total War: Attila and which led us to the decision...

3D library

3D library

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List of my creations for the RoM mod now available in 3D preview!

Sneak Peek

Sneak Peek

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Right now we are holding back most things for a big Alpha disclosure. However, to assure the community that we are working hard we decided to show a little...

Preview: Elves of Imladris - Updated

Preview: Elves of Imladris - Updated

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Hey guys it looks like we have not released anything for a while, so here is a treat! Cshewey and the Rise of Mordor team gives you.... Imladris 2.0!

Rise of Mordor: Release Date Prophecy

Rise of Mordor: Release Date Prophecy

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Lately, Ëonwë has made a prophecy in the dreams of our team. Being a direct messenger from the Vala Manwë, his word is to be trusted and we must all...

Platform switch to Total War: Warhammer?

Platform switch to Total War: Warhammer?

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In this article we clarify our decision with regard to the platform switch to Total War: Warhammer.

Preview: Gondor

Preview: Gondor

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The ancient realm of the Númenóreans. Can you bring back glorious days for the Dúnedain?

Preview: Dale

Preview: Dale

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No evil might is overcome without a force of war. The military structure revives parallell to realm itself, from humble levied peasants, to organised...

Preview: Isengard

Preview: Isengard

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An insight of Isengard's armies and an in-detail description of its units. You will see a clear development in Saruman's interbreeding experiments, that...

Preview: Elves of Imladris

Preview: Elves of Imladris

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Elves of Imladris faction and unit roster preview made by cshewey.

Preview: Soundtracks for Rise of Mordor

Preview: Soundtracks for Rise of Mordor

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WarriorofSparta just released a new video covering the soundtrack development for our mod. At the time we're not sure if it is possible to add the new...

Gondor and Isengard Faction Trailer - Fanmade

Gondor and Isengard Faction Trailer - Fanmade

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Let's have a look at two cinematic trailers for Gondor and Isengard! With Wolfman and Kaisa's skills of epic machinima production these trailers will...

An official video overview made by WarriorofSparta

An official video overview made by WarriorofSparta

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An official video overview made by WarriorofSparta.

Players Choice - Best Upcoming Mod 2015

Players Choice - Best Upcoming Mod 2015

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After 20 days of voting, it is time to present the top still-in-development mods as picked by you, the players.

Mod of the Year Awards 2015

Mod of the Year Awards 2015

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A short statement to the nomination for the Mod of the Year Awards 2015.

Member Recruitment

Member Recruitment

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The "Total War: Rise of Mordor" development team is looking out for talented and motivated members to join this ambitious but also high-quality project!

FACTION DALE: Equipment

FACTION DALE: Equipment

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We're proud to present you our gear for the Dale units and men of Esgaroth.

Isengard Preview: Uruk-hai Infantry

Isengard Preview: Uruk-hai Infantry

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A preview of a new unit which will be playable in "Total War: Rise of Mordor": Uruk-hai Infantry.

Dale Preview: Archers and Swordsmen

Dale Preview: Archers and Swordsmen

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A preview of two new units which will be seen in "Total War: Rise of Mordor": Dale Archers and Dale Swordsmen.

Gondor Infantry Armour

Gondor Infantry Armour

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Some up-to-date unit previews of the Gondor Sword Infantry.

Playable Factions

Playable Factions

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Check out which factions are planned to be playable in the first release version!