The Crack of Doom

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Return to Mordor, where a dull red sky is filled with the dust and heat of Mount Doom. Brave the ash-covered wastelands of Gorgoroth, the blood-splashed courtyards in the Tower of Cirith Ungol, and a horrifying torture chamber guarded by grinning, brutal orcs. In this adventure you will be playing as Sam Gamgee and will begin outside the gates of Cirith Ungol. Dare you enter the Tower and try to save your beloved master, Frodo? Or should you somehow try to complete the quest alone, and hurl the Ring of Power into the fires of Mount Doom?


The Crack of Doom DOS What happens when a lone Hobbit finds himself in the middle of an Orchish camp? Game over. (EGA)
The Crack of Doom Commodore 64 Title screen
The Crack of Doom DOS Inside a huge stone gateway (CGA)
The Crack of Doom DOS Title screen (CGA)

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Of the four Melbourne House Lord of the Rings games, Crack of Doom was the only one not released in Europe.
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