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}}'''''[[The Forest of Fear''''' is a [[1985]] text-adventure video gamefrom [[Eamon]],<ref name="IFDB">[http://ifdb.tads.org/viewgame?id=zjaqus9b7v4nkhcs The InteractiveFiction Database] (retrieved 26 October 2010)</ref><ref name="Tolkien Games">[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/forest.html Tolkien Games] (retrieved 26 October 2010)</ref> being the sequel to ''[[The Mines of Moria (video game)|The Mines of Moria]]'' in ''[[The Lord of the Rings (Eamon series)|The Lord of the Rings]]'' video game series.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> The author of this game was [[Sam Ruby]].<ref name="IFDB"/>  
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}}'''''The Forest of Fear''''' is a [[1985]] text-adventure video gamefrom [[Eamon]],<ref name="IFDB">[http://ifdb.tads.org/viewgame?id=zjaqus9b7v4nkhcs The InteractiveFiction Database] (retrieved 26 October 2010)</ref><ref name="Tolkien Games">[http://www.lysator.liu.se/tolkien-games/entry/forest.html Tolkien Games] (retrieved 26 October 2010)</ref> being the sequel to ''[[The Mines of Moria (video game)|The Mines of Moria]]'' in ''[[The Lord of the Rings (Eamon series)|The Lord of the Rings]]'' video game series.<ref name="Tolkien Games"/> The author of this game was [[Sam Ruby]].<ref name="IFDB"/>  
  
 
The objective of the game is to free Mirkwood from the evil of [[Dol Guldur]], the fortress of [[Sauron]]. There are some discrepancies from the source material, such as the inclusion of ''Stormtroopers'', and that [[Treebeard]] lives in [[Mirkwood]].<ref name="Tolkien Games"/>  
 
The objective of the game is to free Mirkwood from the evil of [[Dol Guldur]], the fortress of [[Sauron]]. There are some discrepancies from the source material, such as the inclusion of ''Stormtroopers'', and that [[Treebeard]] lives in [[Mirkwood]].<ref name="Tolkien Games"/>  
  
 
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The Forest of Fear
Video game
DeveloperEamon
PublisherEamon
PlatformApple II series
Release date1985
GenreText-adventure
The Forest of Fear is a 1985 text-adventure video gamefrom Eamon,[1][2] being the sequel to The Mines of Moria in The Lord of the Rings video game series.[2] The author of this game was Sam Ruby.[1]

The objective of the game is to free Mirkwood from the evil of Dol Guldur, the fortress of Sauron. There are some discrepancies from the source material, such as the inclusion of Stormtroopers, and that Treebeard lives in Mirkwood.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 The InteractiveFiction Database (retrieved 26 October 2010)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Tolkien Games (retrieved 26 October 2010)