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J.R.R. Tolkien's Riders of Rohan

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'''Riders of Rohan''' is an out of print video game, which was commercially distributed and licensed by the [[Tolkien Estate]]. The game was written and designed by [[Hank Howie]], [[Phil Redmond]], et al. The story centered around the war between the [[Rohirrim]] and [[Saruman]]. In addition to controlling the movement of the good forces, the player was able to, among other things, shoot [[orcs]] with bow and fight enemy leaders with sword.<ref>[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/riders.html Tolkien computer games pages], as of June 28, 2010</ref> The main characters are [[Aragorn II|Aragorn]], [[Legolas]], [[Gimli]] and [[Gandalf]].<ref>[http://www.giantbomb.com/jrr-tolkiens-riders-of-rohan/61-8203/ Giant Bomb] about Riders of Rohan.</ref>
 
'''Riders of Rohan''' is an out of print video game, which was commercially distributed and licensed by the [[Tolkien Estate]]. The game was written and designed by [[Hank Howie]], [[Phil Redmond]], et al. The story centered around the war between the [[Rohirrim]] and [[Saruman]]. In addition to controlling the movement of the good forces, the player was able to, among other things, shoot [[orcs]] with bow and fight enemy leaders with sword.<ref>[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/riders.html Tolkien computer games pages], as of June 28, 2010</ref> The main characters are [[Aragorn II|Aragorn]], [[Legolas]], [[Gimli]] and [[Gandalf]].<ref>[http://www.giantbomb.com/jrr-tolkiens-riders-of-rohan/61-8203/ Giant Bomb] about Riders of Rohan.</ref>
  
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''For more images see [[:Category:Images from Riders of Rohan (video game)|Riders of Rohan]].''
 
 
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Revision as of 18:24, 28 June 2010

The name Riders of Rohan refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Riders of Rohan (disambiguation).
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Riders of Rohan
Video game
DeveloperBeam Software and Papyrus Design Group
PublisherKonami and Mirrorsoft
PlatformMS-DOS
Release date1990
GenreStrategy game with action elements

Riders of Rohan is an out of print video game, which was commercially distributed and licensed by the Tolkien Estate. The game was written and designed by Hank Howie, Phil Redmond, et al. The story centered around the war between the Rohirrim and Saruman. In addition to controlling the movement of the good forces, the player was able to, among other things, shoot orcs with bow and fight enemy leaders with sword.[1] The main characters are Aragorn, Legolas, Gimli and Gandalf.[2]

See Also

References

  1. Tolkien computer games pages, as of June 28, 2010
  2. Giant Bomb about Riders of Rohan.