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  • User Rating 8.7

    Good but not great

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by Sirrelik

    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 bet...

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

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

    Rated on August 20, 2009 by Tudor_DudeMan

    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 Dif...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Rated on November 07, 2003 by brian6751

    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 becau...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8

    Rated on November 10, 2003 by eliasgames

    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 b...

    1 out of 1 found this 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.

    Rated on August 24, 2004 by carolynmichelle

    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 fil...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Rated on December 25, 2003 by ravi2253

    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” att...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Rated on March 08, 2004 by dygel

    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...

    0 out of 0 found this 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

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by eggroll17

    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 ...

    0 out of 0 found this 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.

    Rated on July 22, 2006 by gta11

    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 wh...

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

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

    Rated on December 31, 2005 by legolas53847

    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...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.