Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

Not an American user?


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.


The Fellowship of the Ring Commodore 64 The journey begins...
The Fellowship of the Ring Commodore 64 Meeting Tom Bombadil as well! (Melbourne House Tape release)
The Fellowship of the Ring Commodore 64 Entering a sunny well tended garden. (Melbourne House Tape release)
The Fellowship of the Ring Commodore 64 In this game you will actually meet the Old Man Willow who will put Sam, Pippin and Merry to sleep! (Melbourne House Tape release)

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Alternate Titles

  • "Lord of the Rings - Game One" -- European title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for the Commodore 64 release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.

Critic Reviews

Commodore User Mar, 1986 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Zzap! Apr, 1986 85 out of 100 85
Popular Computing Weekly Jan 23, 1986 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Happy Computer Feb, 1986 Unscored Unscored


Topic # Posts Last Post
Releases US and cover arts UK? 1 Edwin Drost (3757)
Feb 10, 2017


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Indra was here (20866) added The Fellowship of the Ring (Commodore 64) on Jun 19, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Trypticon (11040), Rola (8277) and Indra was here (20866)