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  • User Rating:8.7

    Good but not great

    Personaly this triolgy of games didnt appeal to me, but there are a lot of good aspects about it. One thing is that you can get lots more characters than the previous game and the gameplay is much better. The displays an... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Fun?-Hell yeah!Good cinematics?-hell yeah! Great Story?-Hell yeah! Great multiplayer?-Well...yeah

    You played Fellowship of the ring.You liked it. You played The Two Towers.You liked it. If those are true,you won't have a problem playing this sequel to the series. In this game you have Three Different Paths. 1.Pat... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    I rented the PS2 version of this game based soley on the online factor. Well, I think it's safe to say that if you own a GCN or an Xbox, then you should get this game for one of those systems because the online is co-... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8

    Sound: Pretty much taken from the movies; unobtrusive and quite good. Graphics: Very good. I'm using an ATI 9700 All in Wonder with 4X AntiAliasing and 8X Anistopic Filtering turned on. All the bells and whistles tu... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3

    A great ride that improves significantly over its predecessor and proves there's still plenty of life in the genre.

    Last year, Electronic Arts debuted their first game based on Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings film trilogy. The Two Towers did an outstanding job of capturing the atmosphere and intensity of the film upon which it was ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4

    ROTK is a great game altogether. It has all the classy touches for an excellent result. The gameplay, although just basic hack and slash all the time is unusually fun. You have to ability to “buy” attacks in this game – ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.2

    Lord Of The Rings: Return Of The King has a lot to live up to, both as the series' finale and the video game property of one of the winningest films of all time. When it comes to video game properties for films, we shoul... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    The lord of the rings the return of the king is a great game and is worth the money you pay for, whether it is 50.00$ or

    The lord of the rings the return of the king is a great game and is worth the money you pay for, whether it is 50.00$ or 5.00$ you will not be dissappointed, the only sad thing is it is gone before you want to say good... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3

    Lord Of The Rings Return Of The King Is A Great Game All In All But Is Dulled A Tiny Bit By Some Frame Rate Issues.

    Lord Of The Rings Return Of The King For PS2. I don't think I need to tell you the premise behind this game. Whether you're a fan of the movies, or a fan of the books they draw upon, most people who would be reading t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6

    LEGOLAS is a noble Elven Prince,deadly accurate with his bow,and trained in wilderness lore.

    Two years ago i watched on TV the Lord Of The Rings:The Fellowship Of The Ring.I did not know that it was coming and a second part,The Two Towers.And then came the third part of the trilogy,The Return Of The King.I was s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful