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Recent activities at the Tolkien Modding Community.

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Hello again, fellow Middle-Earthians!
Here is the most recent article about the modding community based on Tolkien's lore. This month has been packed with activity. There were a few releases and many new updates, models for characters, objects etc.
Let's get into the action!

Activity at modding


War of the Ring

A new addon for the game with 32 new maps!

Download link: War of the Ring 32 Maps addon


Last Alliance: Total War

This mod brought us this past month a release, an article about the release and what is new, but also a peek into the plans of the next releases of the mod. These plans look very promissing!

Prologue Campaign - Roadmap


Link for the article: Last Alliance: TW - Armies of the West: Numenor Update Released

Download link: Last Alliance: TW Alpha v0.2.3 - Armies of the West: Númenor [Includes Hotfix]

Total War: Rise of Mordor

This mod was without a doubt the most active this past month, specially at the end of the month. We had a new model for Hornburg and so so many concept arts and without a doubt wonderful work from the artist, Even the artist drew a concept art of himself (that should be in the mod without question), he will be in the last pic shown. A special attention to the gondorian units since there was a 10 day streak of gondorian concept art.

Abandoned Deeps


New Easterlings T1 concepts


T1 Mountain Orc Warband


Princes Coastguard concept art


Pinnath Gelin Spearmen concept art


Lossarnach Axes concept art


Ringlo Vale Swords concept art


Blackroot Vale Archers concepts


Wardens of Ithilien


And now the artist, Maeron_

Don Maeroni


Rise of Mordor: Submod

Submod for Rise of Mordor released an addon, it is in russian.

Link for the addon: New addon

Third Age: Reforged

Third Age Reforged giving us 2 new models for 2 new units.

Annuminas Gateguards Reskinned


Dalian Windlance


Conflicts of Eriador

CoE released an article showing the work hasn't stopped and talk on the mod's progress. To confirm it they released some models to the public eye.

Link to the article: CoE Update

The Volseggi of Rhudar


Bonded Champions of Dunland


Angmarim Warriors and Pikemen


Legions of the Iron Crown


Bfme mini mod

Major news for this mod! BFME mini-mod released it's 1.0 version! Congratulations! There were also publicized 2 articles.

version1.0


Download Link for the release: BFME Mini-mod 1.0

Article 1: Gondor Spellbook and more

Article 2: Rohan Spellbook

And the modder is already working on the next version. Here is a peek.

lothlorien


Edain Mod

The Edain mod team has been working hard as well. They have released 3 great articles about their progress. From reworks to new works, everything for the 4.6 version!
Edain Articles:
The Road to Edain 4.6: Murin and Drar

The Road to Edain 4.6: Defend the Shire 2

The Road to Edain 4.6: Goblin-Town, part II


Age of the Ring

Really big news for the Age of the Ring mod! Version 7.0 has been released! With that a lot new stuff and other improvements. Who better to explain all these than the Age of the Ring team itself, so below are the links for all these new articles, from the new release to reworks and improvements from the previous version, as well the link for people to download the new version, also a release of the mod translated to German and a fix for the Hornburg map.


Link to the Downlaod: Age of the Ring Version 7.0

Article about 7.0: Age of the Ring 7.0 Update

Link to the translation download: AotR German Translation v4

Fix of the Hornburg map: Besiege Hornburg Map

Other articles:

Misty Mountains Reworked

Campaign Updates!

The Fortress of Gundabad

aotr release 7 0


RR_Mod

RR Mod bringing us a new model for a hero. Beregond is his name.

Beregond - WIP


The Battle for Middle-Earth: Reforged

BFME Reforged still alive giving us this last month a new concept art for an orc chieftain.

Gorkil, the Moria Chieftain Concept Art


Wars of the Firstborn based on The Ridder Clan Mod

Wars of the Firstborn bringing us a few more stuff from Mirkwood

Mirkwood Glade Tree


Mirkwood Glade Tree Entrance


Mirkwood Glade Tree Staircase


Mirkwood Flag Detail


A lovely banner. And everything looks so well polished. Great work.

Legends of Middle-Earth 5.0

LOME just did 1 year last month! Happy Birthday to the creator of the mod and everyone that contributed for the splendid work that has been developed in this mod, truly amazing.
We have a new model and a rework of old models AND a photo of the Birthday party that LOME had. Why we weren't invited i don't know.
Also an article about what's to expect and what's around the corner.

Dirhael Render


Aragorn with Hobbits Model Redux


Happy Birthday LOME


Article: Wending the Path

Persistent Lord of the Rings (PLotR)

There has been a big update to their big 2.0 release. Here is link below:

Persistent Lord of the Rings 2.0 - Northern Kingdoms Edition

LotR: Realms in Exile

Big news as well for the CK3 community! Realms in Exile released the 2.1 version, with respective article and download links below. Also new work coming from the Dark Lands, images below.

Link for the download: LotR: Realms in Exile 2.1 Return of the Crusader King
Link for the article: LotR: Realms in Exile 2.1 Return of the Crusader King news

Barad-dûr


Mount Doom


LOTR Weapon and Armour Designs

2 new works from this young and promissing artist! Looking forward to see his work in a couple of years.

Dwarven Boar Rider Helmet


Haradrim Shields


Tolkien in games outside the modding area


The Ring Roleplay Project - TRRP

TRRP coming with 2 articles showing the progress of this wonderful project and where is now the focus of the work.
Article 1: Northern Orcish Stronghold

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Screenshot 2684


Article 2: The Gladden Wetlands

Screenshot 2748


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Indeed a month with many updates and great work done!
Hope you have enjoyed this reading on our monthly Article on the Tolkien Modding Community and that some have found new projects to follow. A community that never stops growing!
You may want to keep up to date with the work of the mods, just join our Discord and every new update that shows up is almost instantly showed there. Link: TMC Discord

See you all next month! Stay safe and happy, for Frodo!

Comments
Eärendil_Ardamírë
Eärendil_Ardamírë

That's it for June 2021. Argeomer is still writting the newsletters and he is doing a good job at it ^^
We hope it was a nice and informative overview for you about the happenings in the Tolkien Modding Community!

As always, should he have forgotten to show off the recent progress of some of your favourite mod teams, don't forget to comment about them. They will be mentioned then in the next news article. Feel also free to join the Tolkien Modding Community Discordapp.com

Best regards,
Earendil

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Argeomer Author
Argeomer

Thank you for your kind words :)
And yes, if i forgot something on this newsletter don't worry, just tell us and we will add it in the next newsletter

Wish you all a great day!

Argeomer (aka Thousen_Muchachos)

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Mr.Jox
Mr.Jox

McMaeron ftw

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Argeomer Author
Argeomer

He really was inspired and did an awesome work :) i've seen them all and loved each and every one of those concept arts

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HalbaradTheDunedain
HalbaradTheDunedain

Hehehe nice Article! So many activities this month! :D

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William_772
William_772

:D

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