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Farin (video game character)

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|}}'''Farin''' is one of the main characters of ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War in the North]]''. Farin is a [[Dwarves|Dwarven]] champion of [[Erebor]].<ref name="Gamespot Asia">[http://asia.gamespot.com/?tag=header%3Blogo Gamespot Asia], [http://asia.gamespot.com/pc/rpg/the-lord-of-the-rings-war-in-the-north/news.html?sid=6296919&mode=previews The Lord of the Rings: War in the North Q&A], dated [[31 January]], [[2011]] (accessed at [[24 July]], [[2011]])</ref> He uses an axe for melee-combat and a crossbow for ranged combat.<ref name="MEC">[http://www.middleearthcenter.com/ Middle-earth Center], [http://www.middleearthcenter.com/2010/09/war-in-the-north-gameplay-demo-at-pax/ War in the North Gameplay Trailer at PAX], dated [[6 September]], [[2010]] (accessed at [[24 July]], [[2011]])</ref> His strength lies in fighting enemies in close quarters.<ref name="Gamespot Asia"/>
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|}}'''Farin''' is one of the three main characters of ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War in the North]]''. Farin is a [[Dwarves|Dwarven]] champion of [[Erebor]].<ref name="Backstory Farin">{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.warinthenorth.com/the-game/heroes/backstory#dwarfAnchor|articlename=Dwarven Character: Farin's History|dated=|website=War in the North|accessed=3 January 2011}}</ref>
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
Farin traveled from Erebor to [[Eriador]] to repay his people's debt to [[Bilbo Baggins]]. During the [[War of the Ring]] he fought, with [[Eradan (video game character)|Eradan]] and [[Andriel]], against [[Sauron]]'s armies, led by [[Agandaûr]], in the north of [[Middle-earth]].<ref name="Gamespot Asia"/>
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Farin traveled from Erebor to [[Eriador]] to repay his people's debt to [[Bilbo Baggins]]. During the [[War of the Ring]] he fought, with [[Eradan (video game character)|Eradan]] and [[Andriel]], against [[Sauron]]'s armies, led by [[Agandaûr]], in the north of [[Middle-earth]].
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==Skills==
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He uses an axe for melee-combat and a crossbow for ranged combat.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.middleearthcenter.com/2010/09/war-in-the-north-gameplay-demo-at-pax/|articlename=War in the North Gameplay Trailer at PAX|dated=6 September 2010|website=Middle-earth Center|accessed=24 July 2011}}</ref> His strength lies in fighting enemies in close quarters.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://asia.gamespot.com/pc/rpg/the-lord-of-the-rings-war-in-the-north/news.html?sid=6296919&mode=previews|articlename=The Lord of the Rings: War in the North Q&A|dated=31 January 2011|website=Gamespot Asia|accessed=24 July 2011}}</ref>
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==See Also==
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*[[:Category:Images of Farin (video game character)|Images of Farin]]
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*[[Eradan (video game character)|Eradan]]
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*[[Andriel]]
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*[[The Lord of the Rings: War in the North]]
  
 
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Revision as of 13:15, 3 January 2012

Farin (video game character) is a concept which has only appeared in an adaptation of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.
This article is about the main character of The Lord of the Rings: War in the North. For the the grandfather of Balin and Glóin, see Farin.
Farin
Dwarf
Family
ParentageNorin
Physical Description
GenderMale
Farin is one of the three main characters of The Lord of the Rings: War in the North. Farin is a Dwarven champion of Erebor.[1]

Contents

History

Farin traveled from Erebor to Eriador to repay his people's debt to Bilbo Baggins. During the War of the Ring he fought, with Eradan and Andriel, against Sauron's armies, led by Agandaûr, in the north of Middle-earth.

Skills

He uses an axe for melee-combat and a crossbow for ranged combat.[2] His strength lies in fighting enemies in close quarters.[3]

See Also

References

  1. "Dwarven Character: Farin's History" , War in the North (accessed 03 January 2011)
  2. "War in the North Gameplay Trailer at PAX" dated 06 September 2010, Middle-earth Center (accessed 24 July 2011)
  3. "The Lord of the Rings: War in the North Q&A" dated 31 January 2011, Gamespot Asia (accessed 24 July 2011)