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Lord of the Rings: Game One

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Lord of the Rings: Game One
The Fellowship of the Rings Software Adventure
Video game
DeveloperBeam Software
PublisherMelbourne House (Lord of the Rings: Game One), Addison-Wesley (The Fellowship of the Rings Software Adventure), Guild Publishing (re-released)[1]
PlatformAmstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, BBC B, Commodore 64, Dragon, ZX Spectrum, (Lord of the Rings: Game One) and Apple II, Commodore 64, Macintosh, MS-DOS (The Fellowship of the Ring Software Adventure)
Release date1985
GenreIllustrated Text-Adventure

Lord of the Rings: Game One (published in North America as The Fellowship of the Rings Software Adventure) is the sequel of The Hobbit.[2] It is divided in two parts and has also a beginner's game.[3] Lord of the Rings: Game One is a part of "The Tolkien Trilogy"[2][3] and "The Tolkien Software Adventure Series".[3] It was licensed by the Tolkien Estate.[3]

Included in the initial release was a paperback copy of The Fellowship of the Ring.[3]

Playable characters include Frodo, Sam, Pippin and Merry.

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Licensed video games set in Middle-earth
 Melbourne House: The Hobbit (1982) · Lord of the Rings: Game One (1985) · Shadows of Mordor (1988) · War in Middle Earth (1988) · Crack of Doom Software Adventure (1989) · Riders of Rohan (1990)
 Interplay Productions: The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I (PC) (1990) · The Lord of the Rings, Vol. II: The Two Towers (1993) · The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I (SNES) (1994)
 Vivendi Universal: The Fellowship of the Ring (2002) · The Hobbit (2003) · War of the Ring (2003)
 Electronic Arts: The Two Towers (2002) · The Return of the King (2003) · The Third Age (2004) · The Battle for Middle-earth (2004) · Tactics (2005) · The Battle for Middle-earth II (2006) (The Rise of the Witch-king (2006)) · Conquest (2009)
 Turbine: The Lord of the Rings Online (2007-) (Mines of Moria (2008) · Siege of Mirkwood (2009) · Rise of Isengard (2011) · Riders of Rohan (2012) · Helm's Deep (2013))
 Warner Bros: Aragorn's Quest (2010) · War in the North (2011) · Guardians of Middle-earth (2012) · Shadow of Mordor (2014)
 Glu Games: Middle-Earth Defense (2010)
 Traveler's Tales: Lego The Lord of the Rings: The Video Game (2012) · Lego The Hobbit (2014)

[edit] References

  1. Lord of the Rings: Game One at World of Spectrum (retrieved 26 September 2010)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Meristation, El Anillo interactivo p. 5 (retrieved 26 September)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Lord of the Rings: Game One at Tolkien Games (retrieved 26 September 2010)