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The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring (PC cover
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The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring PC

The Lord of the Rings: The War on the Ring is a real-time strategy produced by Liquid Entertainment. The action was set in the universe known from J.R.R.R. Tolkien's novel.

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The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring Release Date PC


developer: Liquid Entertainment publisher: Sierra Official website

English language game language: English

The first real-time strategy game for the PC set in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth™! Two single player story-based campaigns – play as the heroic Free Peoples of Middle-earth or the diabolical Minions of Sauron.


Participate in pivotal battles and events in the history of Middle-earth like the Battle for Helm's Deep.

Feel the effects of good and evil. The terrain is affected as the forces of the Free Peoples combat the corruption spread by Sauron's minions in their attempt to conquer Middle-earth.

Weather Effects

Spectacular weather and environmental effects. Wind sweeps across the grassy plains and storm clouds gather over the land, changing bright sunlight into lightning-streaked rainstorms.

Two Sides

Command the Free Peoples of Middle-earth including Dwarves, Elves, and Humans.

Lead the Minions of Sauron including Orcs, Goblins, and Trolls.


Unleash dazzling special abilities on the battlefield.


Powered by GameSpy™.net's Matchmaker system, up to 8 players can battle online for the fate of Middle-earth.

Game mode: single / multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet   Player counter: 1-8  

Media type: 2 CD

User score: 8,2 / 10 based on 1525 votes.

PEGI rating The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains depictions of violence.

The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Ring System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Recommended:
  • CPU 1
  • 0GHz Intel/AMD
  • 256MB RAM
  • 32MB graphic card (Direct X 8.1)
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