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Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age

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'''Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age''' is a MUD set in [[Middle-earth]], two thousand years after the destruction of [[The One Ring|the Ring]].  
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'''Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age''' (also known as ''Return of the Shadow'', or abbreviated as ''RotS'' is a MUD set in [[Middle-earth]], two thousand years after the destruction of [[The One Ring|the Ring]].<ref name="Background">[http://www.rots.us/play.html Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age], Background Story</ref> In this mud [[Orcs]] and other evil creatures have returned to [[Middle-earth]], and the shadow has returned to [[Mirkwood]].<ref name="Background"/> Player versus Player-content is an important part of this mud.
  
== References ==
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==Races==
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This mud has seven playable races, which are divided in four good races and three evil races.<ref name="Creation">[http://www.rots.us/play.html Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age], Character Creation</ref>
  
* [http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/shadow.html Tolkien Games about this game]
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===[[Free peoples]]===
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* [[Men|Human]]
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* [[Dwarves|Dwarf]]
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* [[Wood Elves|Wood Elf]]
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* [[Hobbits|Hobbit]]
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===Evil Races===
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* [[Uruk-hai|Uruk-hai Orc]]
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* [[Orcs|Common Orc]]
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* Uruk-Lhuth
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==Classes==
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Players can either make their own custom class or choose from one of the following ten classes:<ref name="Creation"/>
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* Adventurer
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* Barbarian
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* Conjurer
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* Healer
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* Mage
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* Mystic
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* [[Rangers|Ranger]]
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* Swashbuckler
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* Warior
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* [[Wizards|Wizard]]
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==External Links==
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* [http://www.rots.us/index.html Offical Site]
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* [http://www.rots.us/play.html Play Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age]
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* [http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/shadow.html Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age] at Tolkien Games
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Revision as of 19:49, 16 April 2011

Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age
Video game
PlatformOn-line (Telnet)
Release date1997
GenreCircle MUD

Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age (also known as Return of the Shadow, or abbreviated as RotS is a MUD set in Middle-earth, two thousand years after the destruction of the Ring.[1] In this mud Orcs and other evil creatures have returned to Middle-earth, and the shadow has returned to Mirkwood.[1] Player versus Player-content is an important part of this mud.

Contents

Races

This mud has seven playable races, which are divided in four good races and three evil races.[2]

Free peoples

Evil Races

Classes

Players can either make their own custom class or choose from one of the following ten classes:[2]

  • Adventurer
  • Barbarian
  • Conjurer
  • Healer
  • Mage
  • Mystic
  • Ranger
  • Swashbuckler
  • Warior
  • Wizard

External Links


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age, Background Story
  2. 2.0 2.1 Return of the Shadow, or Arda, the Fourth Age, Character Creation