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'''Varin''' was a [[Dwarves|Dwarf]] created for [[Sierra Entertainment]]'s ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]]''. He was voiced by [[Steven Jay Blum]].
 
'''Varin''' was a [[Dwarves|Dwarf]] created for [[Sierra Entertainment]]'s ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]]''. He was voiced by [[Steven Jay Blum]].
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
Varin was sent out by [[Gandalf]] to provide "the novice" (the player) with a tutorial for the game. Much to his chagrin, Gandalf also asked [[Belenthrond]], an Elf from [[Lothlórien]], to do so.<ref name="tut1">[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 1''</ref> The two squabble back and forth to teach the player basic skills, while Varin tells about the basic Belenthrond explains the finner details. Varin explains the novice about moving the camera,<ref name="tut1"/> commodities, fighting,<ref name="tut2">[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 2''</ref> heroes and fate.<ref>[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 3''</ref> Varin has an hatred for [[Elves]]  and [[Goblins]]<ref name="tut1"/> and loves war.<ref name="tut2"/>
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Varin was sent out by [[Gandalf]] to provide "the novice" (the player) with a tutorial for the game. Much to his chagrin, Gandalf also asked [[Belenthrond]], an Elf from [[Lothlórien]], to do so.<ref name="tut1">[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 1''</ref> The two squabble back and forth to teach the player basic skills, while Varin outlines basic controls Belenthrond explains the finer details. Varin explains the novice about moving the camera,<ref name="tut1"/> commodities, fighting,<ref name="tut2">[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 2''</ref> heroes and fate.<ref>[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]], ''Tutorial 3''</ref> Varin has an hatred for [[Elves]]  and [[Goblins]]<ref name="tut1"/> and loves war.<ref name="tut2"/>
  
 
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Revision as of 10:43, 26 December 2012

Varin is a concept which has only appeared in an adaptation of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.
Varin
Dwarf
Biographical Information
BirthLate Third Age
Physical Description
GenderMale

Varin was a Dwarf created for Sierra Entertainment's The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring. He was voiced by Steven Jay Blum.

History

Varin was sent out by Gandalf to provide "the novice" (the player) with a tutorial for the game. Much to his chagrin, Gandalf also asked Belenthrond, an Elf from Lothlórien, to do so.[1] The two squabble back and forth to teach the player basic skills, while Varin outlines basic controls Belenthrond explains the finer details. Varin explains the novice about moving the camera,[1] commodities, fighting,[2] heroes and fate.[3] Varin has an hatred for Elves and Goblins[1] and loves war.[2]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring, Tutorial 1
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring, Tutorial 2
  3. The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring, Tutorial 3