Frodo, Courteous Halfling (4R301)

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Frodo, Courteous Halfling (4R301) is a Culture Shire.svg Shire Companion from the The Two Towers set.

Collection Info
Title Frodo
Subtitle Courteous Halfling
Unique Yes
Collectible Yes
Notes This card only prevents Shadow cards that make you discard from hand or draw deck. If a Shadow card gives you a choice, you may choose to discard. For example: if a Dunlending Rampager is played, Courteous Halfling does not prevent the Free Peoples player from discarding. Since the game text of the Rampager says `may discard, ` a choice is provided.
Set 4 - The Two Towers
Rarity R - Rare
Card Number 301
Language EN - English
Revision 0
Gameplay Info
Playable Yes
Culture Culture Shire.svg Shire
Side Free Peoples
Card Type Companion
Race Hobbit
Twilight Cost 0
Strength 3
Vitality 4
Resistance 10
Signet Frodo
Game Text Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

While you can spot 3 unbound companions, Shadow cards may not discard cards from your hand or from the top of your draw deck.

Lore “‘But as for us, we are Hobbits of the Shire, far to the North and West, beyond many rivers.'”
DE - German

Game Text Ringträger (Resistenz 10). Solange du 3 nicht-verbundene Gefährten entdecken kannst, dürfen Schattenkarten keine Karten aus deiner Hand oder von deinem Spieldeck ablegen.
Lore "Aber was uns betrifft, so sind wir Hobbits aus dem Auenland, das fern im Norden und Westen hinter vielen Flüssen liegt.“
ES - Spanish

Game Text Portador del Anillo (resistencia 10). Mientras puedas avistar 3 compañeros no-vinculados, las cartas de Sombra no pueden descartar cartas de tu mano ni de la parte superior de tu mazo de robar.
Lore “En cuanto a nosotros, somos hobbits de la Comarca, muy lejos al Norte y al Oeste, más allá de numerosos ríos.”
FR - French
Card Name Frodon, Semi-Homme Courtois
Game Text Porteur de l’Anneau (résistance 10). Tant que vous pouvez désigner 3 compagnons dissociés, les cartes de l’Ombre ne peuvent pas défausser de cartes de votre main ou du dessus de votre pioche.
Lore « “Quant à nous, nous sommes des Hobbits de la Comté, loin dans le Nord et dans l'Ouest, au-delà de maintes rivières.” »
IT - Italian

Game Text Portatore dell’Anello (resistenza 10). Mentre puoi avvistare 3 compagni Non Legati, le carte Ombra non possono scartare carte dalla tua mano o dalla cima del tuo mazzo di gioco.
Lore “‘Quanto a noi, siamo Hobbit della Contea, che si trova all'estremo nord-ovest, al di là di molti fiumi.'”
Technical Info
Wiki Base Card ID LOTR-EN04S301.0
GEMP ID 4_301
LOTRO Hex ID 6D A2 D0 03
LOTRO Image ID 04_301


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Alternate Personas[edit]

Portrait Name Game Text
Frodo, Old Bilbo's Heir (1R289) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

At the start of each of your turns, you may heal a Hobbit ally.

Frodo, Son of Drogo (1C290) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

Fellowship: Exert another companion who has the Frodo signet to heal Frodo.

Frodo, Reluctant Adventurer (2C102) Ring-bound. Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

The cost of each artifact, possession, and Culture Shire.svg tale played on Frodo is -1.

Frodo, Tired Traveller (4C302) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

Fellowship: Play a Ring-bound companion to remove a burden.

Frodo, Master of the Precious (5U111) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

Fellowship: Add a burden to play Sméagol from your discard pile.

Frodo, Hope of Free Peoples (7C317) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).


Each time the fellowship moves, you may add Twilight 3.svg to remove a threat.

Frodo, Wicked Masster! (7R318) Ring-bearer (resistance 10).


Skirmish: At sites 6King block.svg to 8King block.svg, add 4 burdens to wound a minion skirmishing Frodo.

Frodo, Resolute Hobbit (10P121) Ring-bearer (resistance 12).
Frodo, Protected by Many (11S164) Ring-bearer. Ring-bound. At the start of the regroup phase, you may exert Frodo to make him gain muster until the end of the regroup phase. (At the start of the regroup phase, you may discard a card from hand to draw a card.)
Frodo, Frenzied Fighter (13R149) Ring-bound.

While you can spot more minions than companions, Frodo cannot be overwhelmed unless his strength is tripled.

Skirmish: If Frodo is not assigned to a skirmish, exert Frodo to have him replace a Ring-bound companion skirmishing a minion.

Frodo, Weary From the Journey (15C144) Ring-bearer. Ring-bound.

While skirmishing a minion of strength 8 or less, Frodo is strength +2.

Frodo, Little Master (19P28) Fellowship. Ring-bearer. Ring-bound.

While you cannot spot 4 threats, Shadow cards cannot discard cards from your hand or from the top of your draw deck.

Frodo, Mr. Underhill (0P67) Ring-bound. Ring-bearer (resistance 10).

The cost of each artifact, possession, and Culture Shire.svg tale played on Frodo is -1.

Frodo, Mr. Underhill (0W25) Ring-bearer.

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