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In '''Middle-earth Play-By-Mail'' every person has to fill in a form each two or three weeks and mail it to the [[Middle-earth Play-By-Mail#Game Masters|Game Master]].<ref name="Tolkien Games">[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/me-pbm.html Middle-earth Play-By-Mail] at Tolkien Games (retrieved 1 January 2011)</ref> Then these forms are are proccesed in the head computer.  The result are then send back to the players.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> Each game has 25 nations, ten who fight for good, ten who are evil and five who are neutral.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> There are three scenarios: one in [[T.A. 1650]], one in [[T.A. 2950]] and one in the [[Fourth Age]].<ref>[http://www.gamesystems.com/ Official website, Game Scenarios] (retrieved 1 January 2011)</ref>
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In '''Middle-earth Play-By-Mail''' every person has to fill in a form each two or three weeks and mail it to the [[Middle-earth Play-By-Mail#Game Masters|Game Master]].<ref name="Tolkien Games">[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/me-pbm.html Middle-earth Play-By-Mail] at Tolkien Games (retrieved 1 January 2011)</ref> Then these forms are are proccesed in the head computer.  The result are then send back to the players.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> Each game has 25 nations, ten who fight for good, ten who are evil and five who are neutral.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> There are three scenarios: one in {{TA}} 1650, one in {{TA|2950}} and one in the [[Fourth Age]].<ref>[http://www.gamesystems.com/ Official website, Game Scenarios] (retrieved 1 January 2011)</ref>
  
 
== Game Masters ==
 
== Game Masters ==
  
 
* '''USA:''' ''Game Systems Inc.''
 
* '''USA:''' ''Game Systems Inc.''
* '''UK:''' ''Gad Games'' (till [[1995]]), ''[[Allsorts PBM Games]]'' (after [[1995]]
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* '''UK:''' ''Gad Games'' (till [[1995]]), ''[[Allsorts PBM Games]]'' (after [[1995]])
 
* '''Spain:''' ''Central de JOCS S.L.''  
 
* '''Spain:''' ''Central de JOCS S.L.''  
 
* '''Italy:''' ''DaS Production s.r.l.''
 
* '''Italy:''' ''DaS Production s.r.l.''
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* [http://www.gamesystems.com Game Systems Inc.]
* [http://gipsserv.gips.com.au/~SFGA/ Strategic Fantasy Games of Australia]
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* [http://www.nettuno.it/das/gptm/gptmmenu.html DaS Production s.r.l.]
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* [http://www.drachenschmeide.de/me.htm Drachenschmeide]
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* [http://www.geocities.com/TimesSquare/3295/ Central de JOCS S.L. in Spannish]
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Middle-earth Play-By-Mail
Video game
DeveloperGame Systems Inc.
PublisherGame Systems Inc. (USA), Gad Games (UK), Central de JOCS S.L. (Spain), DaS Production s.r.l. (Italy), Strategic Fantasy Games of Australia (Australia), Drachenschmeide (Germany), PBM Express (The Netherlands), Colyseo (France}
PlatformMacintosh
Release dateStarted in 1990
GenrePlay by Mail

In Middle-earth Play-By-Mail every person has to fill in a form each two or three weeks and mail it to the Game Master.[1] Then these forms are are proccesed in the head computer. The result are then send back to the players.[1] Each game has 25 nations, ten who fight for good, ten who are evil and five who are neutral.[1] There are three scenarios: one in T.A. 1650, one in T.A. 2950 and one in the Fourth Age.[2]

Game Masters

  • USA: Game Systems Inc.
  • UK: Gad Games (till 1995), Allsorts PBM Games (after 1995)
  • Spain: Central de JOCS S.L.
  • Italy: DaS Production s.r.l.
  • Australia: Strategic Fantasy Games of Australia
  • Germany: Drachenschmeide
  • The Netherlands: PBM Express (Cancelled)

External Links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Middle-earth Play-By-Mail at Tolkien Games (retrieved 1 January 2011)
  2. Official website, Game Scenarios (retrieved 1 January 2011)