Matthew roskam

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Dúnedain

The Dúnedain are an interesting trait, as they are a combat focused faction with a lot of cards being released in the Angmar Awakened cycle and …

Of Dale and Its People

<i>Please enjoy another lore-focused article from guest writer Vardaen! -Ian</i><b>Of the Founding of Dale</b><i>Dale from the One Ring RPG</i>With the arrival of our …

Ancient History

Path Less Traveled: The King’s Quest

Having traveled the lengths of the The Wilds of Rhovannion, my Path Less Traveled has set <b>The King’s Quest</b> before me. Unlike the first two quests of …

The Journey Begins

Published 28 August 2018 | The Lord of the Rings LCGThe Journey BeginsThe Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Enters Steam Early Access<i>“Arise, arise,</i> …

The Black Serpent: Allies, Attachments, and Events Review

Raiding a camp full of enemy Haradrim doesn’t seem like the safest course of action if you’re looking to live a nice, long life. Still, when push …

Fool of a Took: Wilds of Rhovanion Player Cards

Hey everyone! The Took is back for a bit. Let’s see how long I can keep this writing streak going. In an effort to keep things in balance I’m going …

Deck: Shire Yard Sale

While the new power cards from the Dale archetype were joining the party, amid much fanfare, a group of less-heralded cards were slinking around the …

Return of the Rings

Today it’s time for one of my (very) occasional articles. I will be a (mostly) rant-free discussion. This article, like Lord of the Rings, is meant …

A Half Dozen Deliveries Destined for Dale

The Wilds of Rhovanion marks the inception the Dale archetype, distinguished among deck styles in its focus on attachment-heavy decks and allies …

Radagast the Brown’s Guide to the Kelvar of Wilderland

<i>Enjoy this new entry by guest writer Vardaen! -Ian</i> <i><br>“Radagast is, of course, a worthy Wizard, a master of shapes and changes of hue; and he has much</i> …

Episode 134.5 – Gen Con or Gen Can’t

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cotr/Bonus_Episode_GenCon_or_GenCant.mp3Click here to download this episode!Show Notes• Welcome Chad, Mark, and Matt<br>• Find out …

First Age: The Fall of Nargothrond Released!

The time has finally arrived for the release of the fourth scenario in the Doom Mastered cycle! If you are not familiar with what this means, the …

Dungeons & Dragons: Five Basic Adventures Everyone Should Enjoy At Least Once

First published in 1974, <i>Dungeons and Dragons</i> was the first role-playing game to find life beyond the small circle of people that created it. It began …

Into the Wild

Published 14 June 2018 | The Lord of the Rings LCGInto the WildThe Wilds of Rhovanion Is Now Available for The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game <i>“It</i> …

Proudfeet (Part 3): Return of the Took and Lost in the Woods

Hey there! Secondhand Took here. It’s been awhile since my last post (getting close to a year now actually). There’s a lot I want to say, and a lot …

Gen Con

Con of the Rings

Certain ideas a so splendid that you can’t help but wonder why they didn’t happen sooner. Four fine members of the community, known collectively as …

Gen Con

The Road Ahead

Published 17 May 2018 | The Lord of the Rings LCGThe Road AheadDesigner Caleb Grace Looks Forward to The Wilds of Rhovanion <i>“Still round the corner</i> …

Deck: ¡Las Chingonas!

I am not a society person. The societies to which I have been exposed seemed to me largely machines for the suppression of women. Society is very …

Will Power

¡Viva Las Chingonas!

I finally had a chance tonight to try out my Las Chingonas deck, and the setting could not have been more appropriate. My friend Stephen and I sailed …

The Withered Heath

Published 9 April 2018 | The Lord of the Rings LCGThe Withered HeathAnnouncing the First Adventure Pack in the Ered Mithrin Cycle <i>“We may well be seen</i> …

Deck – Galdor’s Fall

As you may recall, some time ago I built a couple of decks based on the principle of using The Fall of Gil-Galad to turn a three hero deck into a two …

Archer

The Archer trait was first introduced in the Core Set and has proven to be one of those traits that got abandoned by the developers right after. …

The Siege of Cair Andros

Much like the Core Set, the third scenario in the Heirs of Numenor expansion is a tough nut to crack. The Siege of Cair Andros is rated as the fifth …

Episode 130 – A Flock of Eagles

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cotr/Episode_130_-_A_Flock_of_Eagles.mp3Click here to download this episode!Show Notes• Welcome from Chad, Chris and …

Home Is Behind, The World Ahead

Published 15 March 2018 | Fantasy Flight SupplyHome Is Behind, The World AheadFive The Lord of the Rings Playmats Are Now Available <i>“It’s a dangerous</i> …

Peril in Pelargir

As we start the new cycle, the narrative of the game picks up as well. We will now get full chapters of non-canon flavour text to inform the players …

Will Power

The Dungeons of Cirith Gurat Player Card Reviews – Part 1

Quests that feature capture mechanics typically require specific deck building and aren’t usually very playable true solo. For these reasons, I …

Board Game Extras Limited - Lord of the Rings LCG Feb 27th

Lord of the Rings LCG - The Hobbit Expansion: Over Hill and Under Hill<b><br>£21.00</b><p>Lord of the Rings LCG Expansion: Heirs of Numenor<b><br>£21.00</b><p>The Lord of the …

The Black Serpent: Hero Review

When The Black Serpent was first announced, it was teased that the pack would contain a brand new Spirit Rohan hero. This of course prompted a great …

Will Power

Attack on Dol Guldur

Published 15 February 2018 | The Lord of the Rings LCGAttack on Dol GuldurThe 2017 Fellowship Event Scenario Is Now Available <i>“In the midst upon a</i> …