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Three Nightmare Decks for The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game Are Now Available

May 10, 2018

Fantasy Flight Games is proud to announce that The Drowned Ruins Nightmare DeckA Storm on Cobas Haven Nightmare Deck, and The City of Corsairs Nightmare Deck are available for order now.

Each of these carefully crafted decks are designed to enhance a corresponding scenario from The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game, increasing the peril of your quests to create the ultimate challenge for thrill-seeking adventurers. With new rules, locations, and encounter cards, you can revisit the stories you think you know, now twisted and corrupted into new horrors that will make your heart pound and push your courage to the limits!

In The Drowned Ruins, you enter the Temple of the Deceived only to find that you must navigate labyrinthine Underwater passageways to reach the mysterious chest that can only be opened by the key in your possession. Holding your breath as you move between grottos, you are unable to ask for help from new allies whilst trapped in these locations, even as you suffer terrible Forced effects. But you have come too far to give in now.

After a wearying journey across the sea, battling CorsairsMonsters, and legions of the UndeadA Storm on Cobas Haven asks you and your noble team of heroes of to lend the remains of their strength to the citizens of Dol Amroth. In a city under siege by the Corsair fleet, you must fight ship-to-ship, using every ounce of your newfound nautical prowess to gain the upper hand and defend the citizens of Dol Amroth.

Marking the grand finale of the Dream-chaser cycle, The City of Corsairs Adventure Pack sends you to sea once more, charting a course for the lands of Umbar to retrieve your stolen artifact. But the relic has gifted your enemies with unnatural power, and they are not likely to surrender it willingly. Will you be able to defeat the Corsairs on their own land and end your quarrel with them for good, or will their increased strength prove too great an obstacle after the trials you have already endured?

The Drowned Ruins revealed in The Lord of the Rings TCG

September 9th, 2016

The Drowned Ruins expansion for the Lord of the Rings TCG from Fantasy Flight Games introduces deadly Underwater locations and the monsters that live within them.

Additionally, the Adventure Pack’s sixty cards also introduce a new Silvan Lore hero and three copies each of nine different player cards that reinforce the Dream-chaser cycle’s focus on cards that exist within one sphere of influence but offer bonus effects if you can pay for them with another sphere. Moreover, the pack and its cards offer a healthy dose of new Silvan-themed cards, including new Scout and Warrior allies. Finally, you’ll find new cards for your favorite HobbitDúnedain, and Trap decks, as well as a new Title attachment to support any Secrecy deck built around playing with two or fewer heroes.

The Drowned Ruins is the fourth Adventure Pack in the Dream-chaser cycle for The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game.

Explore the Drowned Ruins in TLotR TCG

February 9th, 2016

Fantasy Flight Games announced the upcoming release of The Drowned Ruins, the fourth Adventure Pack in the Dream-chaser cycle for The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game!

After sailing over treacherous seas, surviving battles with Corsairs and a ferocious sea monster, and trudging across a jungle island infested with evil Undead, several of Middle-earth’s heroes have finally arrived at the Temple of the Deceived, wherein they expect to find the locked chest that they can unlock with the mysterious key they hold. However, before they can get to the chest, they must find their way through the Temple of the Deceived and its treacherous Underwater passages…

In its new scenario, The Drowned Ruins introduces these deadly Underwater locations and the monsters that live within them. Additionally, the Adventure Pack’s sixty cards also introduce a new Silvan Lore hero and three copies each of nine different player cards that reinforce the Dream-chaser cycle’s focus on cards that exist within one sphere of influence but offer bonus effects if you can pay for them with another sphere. Moreover, the pack and its cards offer a healthy dose of new Silvan-themed cards, including new Scout and Warrior allies. Finally, you’ll find new cards for your favorite Hobbit, Dúnedain, and Trap decks, as well as a new Title attachment to support any Secrecy deck built around playing with two or fewer heroes.