Play the battles seen in the Lord of the Rings movies. Command the forces of Evil or Good in the lands of Middle Earth. This is the first Lord of the Rings strategy game available for any consule.
- Awesome environments: The Middle-earth you have never seen is brought to life on Xbox 360! The unification of the book and film rights have unlocked the entire world of Middle-earth—new races, places, heroes, and battles from the books and films are yours to experience.
- Epic engagements: Command the most epic battles of Middle-earth from your living room couch. Directly control and manage hundreds of units and engage in intense, action-packed, real-time battles.
- Online opponents: Challenge friends online and battle it out via Xbox Live. The game features exclusive new multiplayer games including King of the Hill, Capture and Hold, and Hero versus Hero.
- Xbox 360 exclusive: Play the first Lord of the Rings strategy game for any console system and the first game in the Lord of the Rings series for Xbox 360.
- Control scheme: The new and intuitive console-specific control scheme makes it possible to experience and enjoy the strategy genre on Xbox 360.
- Customized fortresses: Choose to build anywhere—craft your own landmark castle and create signature units including naval ships or Elven and Dwarven heroes.
- Voice talent:Hugo Weaving reprises his role as Lord Elrond, lending his voice and likeness to the game. Weaving offers the game's overarching tone by guiding players in and out of each good and evil mission within the single-player campaigns.
 Hardware Requirements
-Xbox Live for online play