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  • A Test of Will
    Card Talk Season 4 Episode 28 Video episode Audio episode Cycle Shadows of Mirkwood Set Core Player Card Categories  Encounter Control The staple Spirit card to rule them all. Background It’s difficult to point to a single character or event in the books that this would apply to because really its a theme in Lord… Continue reading A Test of Will
  • Blade of Gondolin
    Card Talk Season TBD Episode TBD Video episode Audio episode Cycle Shadows of Mirkwood Set Core Set Player Card Categories  Attack Bonus Location Control Deck Archetype(s) Dale Armory Inexpensive utility weapon/item attachment available right out of the Core set, with a deep connection to Tolkien lore. Background The story of the great Elf city of… Continue reading Blade of Gondolin
  • Eagles of the Misty Mountains
    Card Talk Season 4 Episode 35 Audio episode Cycle Shadows of Mirkwood Set Return to Mirkwood   Player Card Categories  Attack Bonus Defense Bonus Equipping Leaves Play The capstone card of the Eagles cards released in the first cycle of the game. While 4 resources can be a big investment in LOTR LCG, this is… Continue reading Eagles of the Misty Mountains
  • Envoy of Pelagrir
    Card Talk Season 4 Episode 21 Video episode Audio episode Cycle  Against the Shadow Set Heirs of Númenor Card Effect Categories  Resource Acceleration Resource Smoothing Enters Play A flexible cheap efficient ally that was necessary early in the life of the game. Now in the larger card pool, it’s a fine filler or resource smoothing… Continue reading Envoy of Pelagrir
  • Fast Hitch
    A card so nice, they reviewed it twice (at least). TL;DR It’s a Hobbit staple. Card Talk “Fast Hitch” Video episode Audio episode Card Talk Live: Shadows of Mirkwood Cycle Video episode Audio episode Set The Dead Marshes Background Hobbit stats are rubbish: to begin with. There is no doubt whatever, about that. If you’re… Continue reading Fast Hitch