From the depths a light shall rise, a star of hope for all the World. As a darkness gathers, it shall stand mighty as the blade, and be the shield that shelters as well as the spear that drives to the heart of evil. Yet, as this light will shine, darkness will slither like a tendril of hate, like a fatal disease, and the star will be its slave. Alas, this is the fate of all things, yet most beautiful cruelty is in the fall of Numenor. This mod will bring you back to the Second Age, before the War of the Ring, when the Dark Lord Sauron sought to corrupt and destroy the hearts of Men which lay bound to the fate of Westernesse and both scatter the loyal Dunedain as well as bending to his will those with weaker hearts or demeanour. With an all-new campaign, two new factions, a specialised purpose-built Living Map for use in the War of the Ring mode, plus new maps to battle over, this truly expansive mod will reinvigorate your Battle for Middle-earth experience like never before!
Well, the subject of this news is actually an antonym, as this is really an apology and explanation for my lack of progress in the last week. What a good start.
Posted by IreneHawnetyne on Jan 10th, 2013
Many apologies for my absence in posting, when I'm not doing exam revision I'm developing the new shellmap, so that takes up a great deal of time with little to show after each stage. However, it's about half-done, and I look forward to showing you all it. I have also been looking into animation, skeletons and binding, so it's not been a fruitless wait for me - there has been considerable progress.
In the meantime, however, look at smiley, the Black Numenorean poster boy (whom I based my Morgoth model off, which you can see here).