Vengeance of Mordor

This quest takes you further east than the last cycle. You get to solve mysteries in the lands of Dorwinion and Rhun, right at the borders of Mordor, where the shadows lay. You will need a Core Set and the A Shadow in the East Deluxe box to play this cycle. This will give you access to the following encounter sets that are used throughout the cycle: Rolling Plains, Twisted Tunnels, The Power of Mordor, Easterling Raiders, Riders of Rhun, City of Rhun, Ulchor’s Guard, Servants of Sauron, Under Guard.

  • The River Running
  • Danger in Dorwinion
  • The Temple of Doom
  • Wrath and Ruin
  • The City of Ulfast
  • The Challenge of the Wainriders
  • Under the Ash Mountains
  • The Land of Sorrow
  • TBD

Status: In development, no analyses can yet be made as not all encounter cards have been revealed.

First Impressions: A Shadow in the East

First Impressions: Wrath and Ruin

First Impressions: The City of Ulfast

First Impressions: The Challenge of the Wainriders

First Impressions: Under the Ash Mountains

First Impressions: The Land of Sorrow


The narrative of this new cycle is yet unknown, I will update it when we learn more.

Global Information

Keywords introduced

  • Race


  • Racing

Player card Synergy

  • Gondor
  • Master
  • Gollum
  • Hobbits
  • Contracts
  • Silvan
  • Victory Display
  • Valour
  • Guarded cards
  • Eagle
  • Rohan