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The Lord of the Rings: Conquest

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Template:Game The Lord of the Rings: Conquest is the last video game of Electronic Arts' license. It was developed by Pandemic Studios for the PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Nintendo DS consoles. Weta worked alongside Pandemic, and has provided several digital models for them to use, including the fell beasts.

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Gameplay

Good Campaign

The Good Campaign begins at the Battle of the Last Alliance as a training stage, and continues with loosely-based settings from the films, such as the Battle of Isengard as an Ent, Gandalf fighting Saruman in Orthanc, battling the Balrog in the Mines of Moria, battling the Nazgûl as Faramir while protecting Frodo, and fighting inside Minas Morgul. There is also a mission that has Balin and his attempts to take back Moria.

Evil Campaign

The Evil Campaign begins immediately in an alternate universe, where the Nazgûl have just killed Frodo and stopped him from destroying the One Ring. Players will have the chance to fight as Oliphaunts at Minas Tirith, as Trolls at Helm's Deep, as the Balrog, as the Nazgûl against Aragorn at Weathertop, against the Shire, and lastly, as Sauron himself against Rivendell.

Soundtrack

Howard Shore's tracks from the film are also included in the game.

Cast

Role Actor
Elrond Hugo Weaving
Gothmog Andrew Dawson
Mouth of Sauron Andrew Dawson
Aragorn Chris Edgerly
Legolas Crispin Freeman
Théoden Brian George
Éowyn Kim Mai Guest
Gandalf Martin Jarvis
Gimli Bob Joles
Treebeard Bob Joles
Witch-king Jonathan Lipow
Frodo Baggins Yuri Lowenthal
Faramir Paul Mercier
Sauron Jon Olson
Lurtz Jon Olson
Saruman Lloyd Scherr
Gríma Wormtongue Kirk Thornton

See also

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