: Lord of the Rings, the Card Game
: Heirs of Numenor
Encounter set: The Siege of Cair Andros Encounter info: Ravaging Orcs, Mordor Elite, The Siege of Cair Andros, Southrons Setup: Add The Approach, The Citadel, and The Banks to the staging area. Shuffle the encounter deck. Siege (Characters quest using [Defense] instead of [Willpower].) Players must deal damage from undefended attacks to the lowest [Threat] Battleground location in play. If there are no Battleground locations in play, immediately advance to the next stage.
The island fortress of Cair Andros, which guards Gondor's northernmost causeways over the river Anduin, is under siege! Battering rams rumble up the eastern causeway and rafts filled with Orcs float across the river toward the lightly defended northern banks. The assault is relentless, and the defenders grow weary. The tide is slowly but surely turning against you...