Tag Archives: Beregond

Deck: Reaches of the Realm

Ever since I first opened the Core Set, I have always wanted to be able to make a powerful deck featuring an army of Gondorian characters. Epic battles like Pelennor Fields and the Morannon are memorable events from the books, … Continue reading

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Poll Results: Favorite Defending Hero

It seems like Tulkas was still wrestling with Melkor the last time we posted poll results. It is high time we discovered which heroes are most preferred by players for defense. As the game evolves and enemies grow larger and more fearsome, … Continue reading

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Deck: Warriors of the White Tower

As much as I wanted Theoden to be the answer for Mono-Tactics decks to be viable solo, his ability is just too limited to make a difference. The reality is, for all but the most battle-heavy scenarios, Mono-Tactics still works … Continue reading

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Deck: The Field of Cormallen

As if to his eyes some sudden vision had been given, Gandalf stirred; and he turned, looking back north where the skies were pale and clear. Then he lifted up his hands and cried in a loud voice ringing above … Continue reading

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Key Concepts: Force Multiplication

Each game of Lord of the Rings: The Card Game is a battle. On one side, your heroes and the cards in your deck represent an army of the free peoples of Middle-Earth. On the other side, the encounter deck … Continue reading

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Decks: Battle of the Pelennor Fields

These are more thematic than powerful, but they should work well together. The primary goal was just to use the new Heirs of Numenor cards, along with some older, more over-looked cards to make two theme-rich Gondor/Rohan decks to represent … Continue reading

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Key Concepts: Roles

Aren’t you the burglar? And isn’t sitting on the door-step your job, not to speak of getting inside the door? –Thorin Oakenshield to Bilbo Baggins Just as with Thorin and Company, the best groups are ones where each member knows … Continue reading

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