Rise to War Guide: Pros and Cons of Gondor

Gondor is a Good alignment Faction with an excellent defensive position and access to powerful neutral units. With a heavy presence in the books and movies, Gondor is a popular choice for tacticians of all Seasons and is a frequent contender for the ring in many servers. Read on to discover the pros and cons of choosing Gondor as a starting Faction.

Rise to War Guide: Balin (Retaliate Build)

Balin is a dwarven commander with the usual Durin’s Blood (commander damage-dealing skills) and Warrior of Lonely Mountain (troop damage reduction) titles occupying his R3 and R5 branches, respectively. However, his R0 branches differ by heavily emphasizes troop healing and troop buffs. While many may think that Balin is a weak commander with significantly less commander damage-dealing potential in comparison to his other dwarven counterparts, there is a very niche build that makes Balin an absolute powerhouse on the battlefield.

Rise to War News: Side by Side Event

The Side by Side event has arrived in Middle-earth! Don’t miss the opportunity to gain Gems, Mathom Medals, and resources in this week-long event. Pair up with friends (or foes) to complete challenges and earn rewards. Additionally, check out the new event Mathom Chest which provides specific tier 2 commander gifts for every 10 draws.

Rise to War Guide: Gandalf the Grey vs Gondor

Gandalf the Grey is a versatile commander with great PVE and PVP potential. He relies on inflicting Stuns and damage debuffing enemies. Additionally, he can also heal allies and help them avoid damage every few rounds. See the results of battle from multiple Gondor armies as they face off against Gandalf the Grey in PVP. Discover what works well for Gandalf, what doesn’t work so well, and how to optimize Gandalf the Grey for PVP against Gondor:

Rise to War News: Season 3 Overview

Season 3 has released on Lord of the Rings: Rise to War with more content and new features. Check out the two new Evil Factions, four new commanders, and the new neutral units that have been added. New challenges have arisen due to the limited resources in Middle-earth and structures have gained even more importance. See what’s changed and what to look forward to in the new Season.