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The Forest of Fear

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The Forest of Fear
Video game
PlatformApple II series
Release date1985
The Forest of Fear is a 1985 text-adventure video gamefrom Eamon,[1][2] being the sequel to The Mines of Moria in The Lord of the Rings video game series.[2] The author of this game was Sam Ruby.[1]

The objective of the game is to free Mirkwood from the evil of Dol Guldur, the fortress of Sauron. There are some discrepancies from the source material, such as the inclusion of Stormtroopers, and that Treebeard lives in Mirkwood.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 The InteractiveFiction Database (retrieved 26 October 2010)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Tolkien Games (retrieved 26 October 2010)