The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

    Game » consists of 5 releases. Released Nov 02, 2004

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age is a role-playing game depicting the adventures of the "Shadow Fellowship," a group of unknowns following in the footsteps of the Fellowship of the Ring.

    tomservo's The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age (PlayStation 2) review

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    It's an RPG, it's LOTR, it's money.

    Now, I haven't played any of the final fantasy games for any great period of time except for final fantasy 12 which I didn't feel compelled to finish, but this game seems like it could fit well for some people.

    I would be one of those people, I just can't find it in me to finish a 50 or so hour JRPG and this game with its mix of a compelling universe and the basic core gameplay that has worked for so many other games. Its length of about 12 hours for a skilled player(20 hours or so for me) makes it a perfect fit for someone who wants a fun lord of the rings game or wants a shorter, more american cultured alternative to a final fantasy game. That said though you can pick this game up for real cheap and that's the only reason why I recommend it.

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      I didn't have huge expectations for this game but i was surprised when i eneded up enjoying the game despite all of the reveiws i've read. This is why i have decided to make my own reveiw of the game.The game starts off with an elf and a human battling there way through middle earth, each with there own quests and objectives, you are later joined by other charcters and by the time you complete the game you control 6 charcters ( only three can battle at a time). the battles are fairly simplse and...

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