Monthly Archives: March 2013

Deck: Two Kingdoms Reunited

This deck is an attempt at combining the best of the Gondor and Dúnedain cards currently in print. Elendil and his sons set sail in nine ships, leaving Númenor and establishing two kingdoms in Middle-Earth. The Dúnedain lead by Aragorn are all … Continue reading

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Deck: Háma Takes Archery Lessons

During the interminable wait for the Against the Shadow cycle to begin, I’ve been replaying the Heirs of Numenor scenarios. Rather than use the standard hyper-aggressive decks (Dwarves, Beorn, Elrond, etc.) I’ve been looking at different approaches that can also … Continue reading

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Poll Results: Most Wanted Ally Card

In the latest poll, I asked which ally card players most wanted to see printed. With the recent release of The Hobbit: On The Doorstep, we now have all thirteen of the dwarves from The Hobbit as heroes and/or ally … Continue reading

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Deck: Bard Goes Hunting

The latest saga expansion, The Hobbit: On The Doorstep, has given us Bard the Bowmen and his legendary Great Yew Bow. Because the effect on the bow is a combat action, it is not the easiest thing to put it … Continue reading

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5 Shadow Effects to Beware Of

An increasingly important part of the game is the shadow effects that are triggered during combat. Especially with scenarios like Siege of Cair Andros, these effects are becoming a greater danger. In these more shadow-heavy scenarios, particularly ones where a … Continue reading

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Metagame: Part 2 – Errata

With the release of the latest FAQ a few days ago, the game has once again gone through some rather dramatic changes. Last time around, it was Zigil Miner and Beravor that saw their abilities greatly diminished. Some have even … Continue reading

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