DescriptionThe Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth II, the sequel to The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth, follows the lesser known story of the War of the North, which took place at the same time as the trilogy. EA makes use of Tolkien's other works, giving players with nearly all of the author's mythos.
In this game, the Good and Evil sides have been divided into races: you can now control Elves, Dwarves and Men of West (on the Good side) and Isengard, Mordor and the Goblins (on the Evil side) independently. Still of vital importance are the heroes. The game also allows you to make your own custom hero units - including role, appearance and powers. New to Battle for Middle Earth II are naval units and naval combat.
- "魔戒：中土戰爭Ⅱ" -- Taiwan spelling
- "Властелин колец: Битва за Средиземье 2" -- Russian spelling
- "Władca Pierścieni: Bitwa o Śródziemie II" -- Polish title
- "Le Seigneur des Anneaux: la Bataille pour la Terre du milieu 2" -- French title
- "Der Herr der Ringe: Die Schlacht um Mittelerde II" -- German title
- "A Gyűrűk Ura: Harc Középföldéért II" -- Hungarian title
Part of the Following Groups
- 3D Engine: Sage 3D
- Inspiration: Author - J. R. R. Tolkien
- Technology: amBX
- The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth series
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The Press Says
|Christ Centered Game Reviews||Windows||Feb 15, 2006||90|
|IGN||Windows||Mar 02, 2006||9 out of 10||90|
|Play.tm||Xbox 360||Aug 16, 2006||85 out of 100||85|
|Armchair Empire, The||Xbox 360||Sep 17, 2006||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Level||Windows||Apr, 2006||8.5 out of 10||85|
|GameStar (Germany)||Windows||Mar, 2006||82 out of 100||82|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Windows||Mar 02, 2006||16 out of 20||80|
|4Players.de||Xbox 360||Aug 03, 2006||78 out of 100||78|
|GameSpy||Windows||Mar 02, 2006||70|
|GamePro (US)||Xbox 360||Jul 05, 2006||3.5 out of 5||70|
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Online ServersElectronic Arts closed the game's online servers for the Windows version on 31st December 2010 and for Xbox 360 version on 11th January 2011.
- Computer Games Magazine
- March 2007 - #3 Game of the Year
- Games for Windows Magazine
- March 2007 - #7 Game of the Year
- PC Powerplay (Germany)
- Issue 03/2007 – #2 Strategy Game in 2006 (Readers' Vote)
Related Web Sites
- The Lord of the Rings: The Battle For Middle Earth II (Game website for EA's The Lord of the Rings games)
- X360A achievement guide (X360A's achievement guide for The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth II)