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The Fellowship of the Ring

aka: Lord of the Rings - Game One

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The Fellowship of the Ring is an interactive fiction (with graphics) game based on the first volume of J.R.R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings, describing the efforts of the Hobbits Frodo, Pippin, and Sam and their quest to bring the ring to Mount Doom.

The game is divided into two parts (represented by two separate executable files: DOS version). The first part starts with Frodo at his home in the Shire, where eventually you will team up with the other Hobbits Pippin and Sam, as well as Aragorn and Gandalf. From meeting with Tom Bombadil, the Green Knight, the Balrog and ends with the Nazgul River incident.

The second part of the game starts with forming of the fellowship, thus adding new team members: Boromir, Legolas, etc., until the end of the novel.

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Credits (Commodore 64 version)

20 People

Group Leader and Chief Programmer
Story Line Development
Script Development
Novel by
Package design
Documentation design
Reference card illustration
Cover illustration
Calligraphy by
Paintings by



Subject User Date
Releases US and cover arts UK? Edwin Drost (5624) 2017-02-10 14:31:07

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  • MobyGames ID: 9460


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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Indra was here.

Macintosh, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Amstrad CPC added by Trypticon. Amstrad PCW added by Rola.

Additional contributors: Ouroboros.

Game added June 21st, 2003. Last modified April 15th, 2023.