The Wars of Arda is a (very) large expansion mod for the EA Games title "The Lord of the Rings: The Rise of the Witchking". We will first be heavily reworking the existing factions (adding Rohan and Harad and merging the Goblins into Isengard) and implementing a "minifaction" system where you begin a skirmish map with a "Core Faction" which contains a variety of units and heroes, and you purchase "Mini Factions" as the match prgresses, giving you access to new units and heroes. The Mod will also be implementing several "Eras" into the mod. This will NOT be an Empire Earth style system where you upgrade from one era to another, but a system where each era is a seperate set of skirmish factions and campaign missions (however all factions will be able to play against each other). The eras of the mod will be as follows. The War of the Jewels The Last Alliance The Rise of the Witchking The Wainriders Invasion The Quest of Erebor The War of the...

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2 updates in 1! "Dwarves, Concepts and 2D art" "Elves, Elves and more Elves"

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2 Updates that IRS hasen't added.
Here they are. Enjoy

Update 1
"Dwarves, Concepts and 2D art"


This week's update is full of everything, and the mod is progressing very well on a general note.

First, its the first female dwarf for any mod. Its is Dis, Thorin sister and she will be in the wotr Dwraven Faction.

So here she is:

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Secondly, its the Noldorian Design Concepts for the First Age,

Here is the newer, improved and more detailed version of Idril Celebrindal(Stage 3)

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This is a powerpoint for the rest of the designs( most is not my work and thats why Idril is the only image outside as I believe I have previewed Finduilas in an earlier update)

However, here is also the Noldorian Feanorian Armour Concept

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Finally, here are the skins from Last Week's update as jpegs- however the notes and abandoned concepts are missing

The Nandor and ossiriand

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Doraith Archer, Super Sleathed and Nimloth

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The Spearman and King's Guard

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Thats all this Week Folks,

High Councillor

Update 2
"Elves, Elves and more Elves"


On a General note, the mod is progressing well and solid work in some areas have begun in other eras and the next private beta hopefully be out soon.

Secondly, I would like to welcome Nethlen Narcu on board as part of the mod team, who wil be helping in PR and other things i have planned....

So for this week's update;

Arwen at Helms Deep

She will now be featuring in the wotr campaign in the Helms Deep Battle, as orignally planned in the films, as well as featuring the the Rohan Galadhrim Summon,

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Secondly, here are the final skins and models for the Units of the Doriath faction ,( no longer just concepts)

Doriath Archer

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Doriath Spearman

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Doriath Elite Marchwarden as it was so popular last time

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Finally here are the concepts for the eldar of Valinor, with my paintings separate

Finwe and Morgoth

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Miriel, Morgoth and Noldorian Archer

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Note: Miriel design was origanlly going to be for Irime, but Irime gained a new design
Here are the rest of the powerpoints

Thats all from Lorien, this week Folks
High Councillor of the Vanyar
That is all
Hope you like it,
Nethelen Narçu


Looks good. Though seriously, what is up with the link marked o_O

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