LotR TCG Wiki → Card Sets:  All 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 → Forums:  TLHH CC

The Lord of the Rings TCG Wiki: Border Defenses (1C32)

Border Defenses (1C32)

Previous Card

Go to The Fellowship of the Ring Index

Next Card

Border Defenses (1C32) Card Image

Set: The Fellowship of the Ring
Kind: Free People
Culture: Elven
Twilight: 1
Card Type: Event
Game Text: Skirmish: Make an Elf strength +2 (or +4 if skirmishing an archer).
Lore: ””
Rarity: C

The information presented above about LoTR TCG, both literal and graphical, is copyrighted by Decipher Inc. This website is not produced, endorsed, supported, or affiliated with Decipher.

Border Defenses (1C32) Wiki

General Strategy

One of the basic Elven pumps. Border Defenses is inherently flawed because it provides a big strength bonus against enemies who tend to have low strengths in the first place. As such, Defiance is almost always used in preference, as Nazgul typically have high strengths. However, if for whatever reason you do not have Defiance, then having a basic Elven pump doesn't hurt. This card is also particularly effective against Lurtz, who is the only Fellowship Block archer that it also an extremely dangerous minion.

In later sets, there are some strong archer minions, such as Southron Archer Legion and Orc Archer Troop, but they are rarely used.

Strengths and Weaknesses

Strong Versus...

Weak Versus...

  • Gollum and Dunland cultures, which have no archers in them.
  • Nazgul

DO NOT EDIT OR REMOVE THIS LINE.

This page has been moved, the new location is Border Defenses (1C32).
lotr01032wiki.txt · Last modified: 2015/08/10 18:14 by Dictionary

Except where otherwise noted, content on this wiki is licensed under the following license: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported