The Lord of the Rings: War in the North is an epic multiplayer action role-playing game based on the renowned novels by J.R.R. Tolkien. The Lord of the Rings: War in the North advances the RPG paradigm through innovative online, interdependent co-op play. Form your own fellowship online with up to three players to fight Sauron's forces in the North. Take on the role of either Eradan, a Dunedain ranger; Andriel, an elf; or Farin, a dwarf. In The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, you will become a hero in the great battle of the North as part of the epic War for the Ring. Explore unseen lands, story elements, and characters from Middle-earth as well as familiar elements from the films. The game offers extensive character customization and development with expansive co-op gameplay options and upgradable weapons, skills, and special abilities. Combine different objects to create unique items for use or for sale.