Pippin, Steadfast Friend (19P30)

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Pippin, Steadfast Friend (19P30) is a Culture Shire.svg Shire Companion from the Age's End set.

Collection Info
Title Pippin
Subtitle Steadfast Friend
Unique Yes
Collectible No
Set 19 - Age's End
Rarity P - Premium
Card Number 30
Language EN - English
Revision 0
Gameplay Info
Playable Yes
Culture Culture Shire.svg Shire
Side Free Peoples
Card Type Companion
Race Hobbit
Twilight Cost 1
Strength 3
Vitality 4
Resistance 8
Game Text Fellowship.

Pippin is strength +1 for each tale you can spot.

Lore “‘You must go - and therefore we must, too. Merry and I are coming with you.'”
Technical Info
Wiki Base Card ID LOTR-EN19S030.0
GEMP ID 19_30
LOTRO Hex ID 6E AD 1E 12
LOTRO Image ID 19_030


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Alternate Personas[edit]

Portrait Name Game Text
Pippin, Friend to Frodo (1C306) Your opponent may not discard your Culture Shire.svg tales from play.
Pippin, Hobbit of Some Intelligence (1R307) When you play Pippin, remove a burden or wound from a companion.
Pippin, Mr. Took (2C110) Fellowship: Play Gandalf or Aragorn; his twilight cost is -2.
Pippin, Just a Nuisance (4R313) Skirmish: If Pippin is not assigned to a skirmish, discard him to remove an Uruk-hai from a skirmish involving an unbound companion.
Pippin, Woolly-footed Rascal (4C314) Skirmish: Add a burden to discard Pippin. Any Shadow player may remove Twilight 2.svg to prevent this.
Pippin, Hastiest of All (6R114) Regroup: Discard Pippin to choose a Shadow player who must wound one of his or her minions.
Pippin, Sworn to Service (7C323) While you cannot spot 4 threats, Pippin is strength +1 for each threat you can spot.
Pippin, Wearer of Black and Silver (7R324) Skirmish: If Pippin is not assigned to a skirmish, return him to your hand to wound a roaming minion twice.
Pippin, Guard of Minas Tirith (8P122) To play, spot a Culture Gondor.svg Man.

Skirmish: Discard 4 cards from hand to wound a minion Pippin is skirmishing twice if that minion bears a fortification.

Pippin, Brave Decoy (11R170) Skirmish: If Pippin is not assigned to a skirmish, spot an unbound companion who has less resistance than Pippin to have Pippin replace him or her in a skirmish.
Pippin, Hobbit of Some Intelligence (12R127) When you play Pippin, remove a burden or heal a companion.
Pippin, The Short One (15C151) Each Culture Shire.svg follower is twilight cost –1.

Skirmish: If Pippin is skirmishing a hunter minion, exert the Ring-bearer to make Pippin strength +2.

Pippin, In the Bloom of Health (17U109) Add 1 to the number of Ents you can spot.

Maneuver: Discard 2 pipeweed cards from play to remove a burden.

Pippin, Of Tuckborough (V1_53) Skirmish: Exert Pippin to prevent a skirmishing Culture Shire.svg companion from being overwhelmed unless their strength is tripled (and make them strength +1 if you can spot 3 companions with the Frodo signet).​

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