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  • User Rating 9.1

    For me the best real-rime strategy game!please read,i gave some time of my life for this.

    Rated on December 25, 2005 by Menfear

    The first Lord of the Rings real-time strategy game that is really good beacuse there are also some other Lord of the Rings real-time strategy game like War of the Ring and its not even close to the s...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    A Great First impression of middle-earth!

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by harrisi17

    First of all i love RTS so when i heard about this game, i was excited. then when i got it, i was hoping it was everything i wanted. well it is, this game is much like any rts where you have a base a...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Almost just like in the movies trilogy. The background musics are stunning. Definitely for LOTR fans out there.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by Echi-man

    Almost like we're in the Lord of the ring movies trilogy, playing all the heroes and villains, and command a mass of army both good and evil. the background music stunning, but the graphic are quite ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A new style of RTS, and a great game

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by Mirko4444

    First off, I like this game a lot. However, although I find it extremely fun and addicting, there are some small imperfections in the game that prevent me from giving it a perfect 10. Let's start n...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.3

    Don't play this game!Play Battle for Middle Earth 2!

    Rated on May 09, 2007 by VercettiTommyy

    I'll firstly talk about the good things in BfME.The graphics are really nice,very well suited in Tolkien's Lord of the Rings universe & are also one of the best graphics in a RTS. The sound is ag...

    0 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Finally a LOTR game that is'nt a lame movie to console rip!

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by SurvivalGamer

    Im a fan of the Lord of The Ring's and when i heard that there was going to be an RTS made i was ecited but not hopefull of a really good game but i was wrong and that was on of the times i was actual...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    great RTS exept for the invinsible Calvalry

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by Rohhirum

    this game is a good solid game. u can have walls of gondorian Tower Gaurds march into battle with arrows oractically bouncing off. You can break down the gates of Gondor with armored trolls. You can h...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Best strategy game ever! Next to Star Craft!

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by Star67

    I am a huge fan of strategy games, and when i herd of this one I couldn't wait! When I finally got this game I was very pleased! First of all the graphics in this game are incredible! And the movie sh...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    The battle for Middle Earth as an amazing game and it is the best in the series. I recommend it to all.

    Rated on April 10, 2008 by CrysisCrysis

    The battle for Middle Earth is one of the greatest game I've ever played. It is just plain fun, I've always been weak for strategy games and this one beats them all. You can either play as good or evi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.2

    One of the Best games in the lord of the rings franchise

    Rated on November 08, 2006 by gargarensi

    Lord of the rings battle for middle earth is the first RTS games made by EA in the lord of the rings franchise. The game focuses on the army aspect of the books mostly and not much of the fellowship e...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.