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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. The two squabble back and forth to teach the player basic skills, such as fighting, building and Fate.  
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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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Latest revision as of 15:03, 29 December 2013

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.

[edit] 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]

[edit] 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