The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar is a MMORPG set in a fantasy universe based upon J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth writings.
The Lord of the Rings Online is an exciting MMORPG that follows the same storyline as the heroes and enemies you’ll encounter in the books and movies. Some of the heroes include Frodo, Aragorn and Gandalf and some of the enemies include Bellrog, Nazgul and the Witch King. As a player you’ll be traveling through Middle-Earth and the fate of the world lies on your shoulders. Your character will be helping out the heroes of the game and taking orders from several of them to complete your goals.
There are four playable races found in The Lord of the Rings Online and they are Humans, Hobbits, Elves and Dwarves. There are several classes to choose from and these are listed below:
- Guardian – The guardian is the protector of the weak. They draw the enemy in their direction and then retaliate with a mighty force.
- Lore-master – The Lore-master uses his knowledge to ward off the shadow for awhile as he takes care of his companions and treats their wounds.
- Champion – The Champion is truly a master of arms and their main focus is to destroy the enemy and they have the ability to take down many foes at once.
- Captain – The Captain provides great leadership for his followers and inspires them to victory against their enemies.
- Hunter – The Hunter uses his arrows to cause great devastating form a distance. He also guides the heroes quickly through the forest and sets traps for the enemy.
- Rune-keeper – The Rune-keeper has the ability to inspire allies or devastate enemies through the power of words and writing. They can use their writings to restore morale or create massive destruction.
- Warden – The Warden’s job is to protect those you cannot protect themselves.
- Burglar – The burglar is a trickster that can weaken and cause great damage to his targets. He can strike from behind and pave the way for the rest of his companions to strike.
- Minstrel – The Minstrel brings hope to Middle-Earth and inspires the heroes while putting fear in the hearts of the enemy.
This MMORPG provides the player with a variety of customization for the character and regardless of which race you choose, the action starts right away so be prepared. The Lord of the Rings Online has excellent graphics and a wonderful storyline. It’s a great game for anyone searching for fun and adventure.