Once again a new update, this time we showcase the first dwarven minifaction: The Iron Hills. Choosing Iron Hills when playing Erebor will give you acces to some of the strongest dwarf warriors and a powerfull siege mangonel. "'Each one of [Dain's] folk was clad in a hauberk of steel mail that hung to his knees, and his legs were covered with hose of a fine and flexible metal mesh, the secret of whose making was possessed by Dain's people. The dwarves are exceedingly strong for their height, but most of these were strong even for dwarves. in battle they wielded heavy tow-handed mattocks; but each of them had also a short broad sword at his side and a round-shield slung at his back. Their beards were forked and plaited and thrust into their belts. Their caps were of iron and they were shod with iron, and their faces were grim" - The Hobbit This easternmost remnant of the ancient Iron Mountains, the Iron Mountains, located on the Northeastern part in the middle of both Rhovanion And Rhun, the Iron Hills (really more like small mountains) are low and rounded, worn down by the passage of time. As the name indicates, the area is rich in iron and other ores, giving the Hills themselves - and the River Redwater (Carnen) - a characterisctically rusty brown-red color (which has also become the Iron Hill Dwarves' trademark color. ...... Click here for the whole description
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Published by MoMMa_Dean 15 years ago , last updated 3 years ago
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