J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I (1990)

Interplay Productions presents the first role­ playing computer game encompassing the epic fantasy world of J. J. R. Tolkien’s Middle Earth. Players journey through a world inhab­ited by hobbits, elves, orcs, and wizards, falling in and out of the clutches of wolves, wargs, trolls, orcs, and ghosts, all the while protecting the one true ring

Interplay Productions presents the first role­
playing computer game encompassing the epic
fantasy world of J. J. R. Tolkien’s Middle
Earth. Players journey through a world inhab­ited by hobbits, elves, orcs, and wizards, falling in and out of the
clutches of wolves, wargs, trolls, orcs, and ghosts, all the while
protecting the one true ring from falling into
the grasp of the evil Lord Sauron and his Dark Riders.

Combines the best elements of role-playing and
graphic adventures, the Lord of the Rings, Vol. I
uses stunning full screen, top-down, 256 color
VGA graphics, smooth four directional scrolling,
digitized sound, an easy to use point-and-click icon.
interface, and an off-fine paragraph system to bring
the depth of the true Tolkien experience to life via
the computer.

Product Features

  • Experience the Excitement and Wonder of Tolkien’s Middle Earth!
  • Adventure over 9000 screens of Middle Earth terrain
  • Complete musical score and digitized sound effects with full sound board support
  • Easy to use point-and-click interface, smooth four dimensional scrolling
  • For DOS 2.1 or equivalent; includes both 5.25″ and 3.5″ disk formats