Plains

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Plains[edit]

Plains is an unloaded keyword appearing on sites. It typically synergises with mounts and predominantly provides boosts to the [rohan] and [man] cultures.


List of Cards with the Plains Keyword[edit]

Portrait Card Name Culture Card Type Game Text
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Ettenmoors (1C331)LOTR-EN01S331.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Skirmish: Exert your companion or minion to make that character strength +2.
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Midgewater Moors (1U333)LOTR-EN01S333.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Each time a minion is played, the Free Peoples player discards a card from hand.
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Hollin (2C119)LOTR-EN02S119.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Uruk-hai are not roaming.
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Horse-country (4U326)LOTR-EN04S326.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. While you can spot a Culture Rohan.svg mount at Horse-country, the move limit is +1 for this turn.
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Plains of Rohan (4U327)LOTR-EN04S327.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Fellowship: Exert 2 unbound companions to play Gimli from your draw deck.
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The Riddermark (4U328)LOTR-EN04S328.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Fellowship: Exert 2 unbound companions to play Aragorn from your draw deck.
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Eastfold (4U331)LOTR-EN04S331.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Shadow: Spot 3 Culture Isengard.svg trackers to prevent the fellowship from moving again this turn.
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Plains of Rohan Camp (4U333)LOTR-EN04S333.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. At the start of each fellowship phase, heal up to 3 wounds from companions.
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Uruk Camp (4U335)LOTR-EN04S335.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Battleground. Each time an Uruk-hai is played, that minion must exert.
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Wold of Rohan (4U336)LOTR-EN04S336.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Each time the Free Peoples player assigns a companion or ally to a skirmish, add Twilight 1.svg.
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Westemnet Plains (4U342)LOTR-EN04S342.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Sanctuary. Each Culture Dunland.svg Man may not take wounds during the archery phase.
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Westemnet Hills (4U344)LOTR-EN04S344.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. When the fellowship moves to Westemnet Hills, heal each mounted companion and mounted ally.
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Deep of Helm (4U347)LOTR-EN04S347.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Battleground. The twilight cost of the first Uruk-hai played at Deep of Helm each turn is -3.
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Nan Curunír (5U119)LOTR-EN05S119.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Response: If your mounted minion is about to take a wound, remove Twilight 2.svg to prevent that wound.
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Rohirrim Camp (7U336)LOTR-EN07S336.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. If the Shadow has initiative, minions are not roaming.
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West Road (7U337)LOTR-EN07S337.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. If the Shadow has initiative, the Shadow number of this site is +3.
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Pelennor Plain (7U343)LOTR-EN07S343.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Archery: Spot your minion and remove 3 burdens to make the minion archery total +3.
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Pelennor Flat (7U345)LOTR-EN07S345.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. At the start of the maneuver phase, the Free Peoples player must discard his or her hand or add 2 burdens.
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Pelennor Grassland (7U354)LOTR-EN07S354.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Shadow: Exert a minion and spot 6 companions to add Twilight 1.svg.
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Dagorlad (7U360)LOTR-EN07S360.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. When the fellowship moves to this site, add 3 threats.
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Pelennor Prairie (10U118)LOTR-EN10S118.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Shadow: Exert a minion and remove a burden to make the Free Peoples player discard one of his or her conditions.
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Ettenmoors (11S237)LOTR-EN11S237.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Skirmish: Exert your character (except an enduring character), to make it strength +2.
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Flats of Rohan (11S240)LOTR-EN11S240.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Each unbound companion skirmishing more than 1 minion is strength +3.
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Harrowdale (11S243)LOTR-EN11S243.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Until the regroup phase, each minion skirmishing a Culture Rohan.svg companion loses fierce and cannot gain Fierce.
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Pelennor Fields (11S253)LOTR-EN11S253.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Each Culture Men.svg minion gains ambush Twilight 1.svg.
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Pelennor Flat (11S254)LOTR-EN11S254.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. At the start of the maneuver phase, the Free Peoples player must add a burden or discard 3 cards from hand.
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Rohan Uplands (11S257)LOTR-EN11S257.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. During the archery phase, Culture Uruk-hai.svg minions cannot take wounds.
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Northern Pelennor (12S190)LOTR-EN12S190.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Battleground. Plains. Shadow: Make your lurker minion lose lurker until the regroup phase.
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Wold Battlefield (12U194)LOTR-EN12S194.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Skirmish: Exert your Man (except an enduring Man) to make him or her damage +1.
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Isenwash (13U193)LOTR-EN13S193.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Battleground. Plains. At the start of the regroup phase, each Shadow player may exert a minion to exert a companion.
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Westfold Village (15S194)LOTR-EN15S194.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Each hunter character is strength +1.
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Nurn (17U148)LOTR-EN17S148.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. While you control this site, each of your hunter minions is strength +1.
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Morannon Plains (18U137)LOTR-EN18S137.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Battleground. Plains. When the fellowship moves to this site, each player may reinforce a culture token.
Rhudaur (30FP60)HDG-EN30S060.0 card.jpg Culture Site.svg Site Site Plains. Sanctuary Shadow: Exert your fierce minion to play a condition from your draw deck (limit once per turn).​


List of Cards that Interact with the Plains Keyword[edit]

Portrait Card Name Culture Card Type Game Text
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Stalwart Support (12U14)LOTR-EN12S014.0 card.jpg Culture Dwarven.svg Dwarven Condition • Support Area Each Dwarf gains muster. (At the start of the regroup phase, you may discard a card from hand to draw a card.)

Each time the fellowship moves from a plains site, discard a card from your hand.

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Asfaloth (1U31)LOTR-EN01S031.0 card.jpg Culture Elven.svg Elven Possession • Mount Bearer must be an Elf. When played on Arwen, Asfaloth’s twilight cost is -2. While at a plains site, bearer is strength +2. Discard Asfaloth when at an underground site.
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Safe Passage (11R50)LOTR-EN11S050.0 card.jpg Culture Gollum.svg Gollum Condition • Support Area When you play this condition, name forest, mountain, plains, or river. Each time the fellowship moves to a site that has the named keyword, you may exert Gollum or Sméagol to remove Twilight 4.svg.
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Éothain, Scout of the Mark (4R269)LOTR-EN04S269.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Companion • Man Each time the fellowship moves to a plains site, each minion must exert.
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Thundering Host (5R94)LOTR-EN05S094.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition Plays to your support area.

Skirmish: Discard this condition to make a mounted Culture Rohan.svg Man strength +3 (and heal that Man if at a plains).

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Thundering Host (5R128)LOTR-EN05S128.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition Plays to your support area.

Skirmish: Discard this condition to make a mounted Culture Rohan.svg Man strength +3 (and heal that Man if at a plains).

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Elfhelm, Marshal of Rohan (7U224)LOTR-EN07S224.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Companion • Man Valiant.

Skirmish: Exert Elfhelm to make him strength +1 for each uncontrolled plains site you can spot.

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Grimbold, Marshal of Rohan (7R233)LOTR-EN07S233.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Companion • Man Valiant.

Skirmish: Replace the fellowship’s site with your plains site of the same number to discard a card from hand.

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Strong Arms (7U252)LOTR-EN07S252.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition To play, spot a Culture Rohan.svg Man. Plays on a site.

This site is a Plains.

Each Culture Rohan.svg Man is strength +1 at this site.

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Swift Steed (7C253)LOTR-EN07S253.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Possession • Mount Bearer must be a Culture Rohan.svg Man.

While at a plains site, bearer takes no more than 1 wound during each skirmish.

At the start of each skirmish involving bearer, each minion skirmishing bearer must exert.

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Border Patrol (11U144)LOTR-EN11S144.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition • Support Area When you play this condition, spot a mounted Culture Rohan.svg Man to add 3 Culture Rohan.svg tokens here. Response: If a minion is played at a plains site, discard this condition or remove a Culture Rohan.svg token from here to exert that minion.
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Riddermark Javelin (11U151)LOTR-EN11S151.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Possession • Ranged Weapon Bearer must be a Culture Rohan.svg Man.

Archery: Discard this possession to make the fellowship archery total +1 (or +2 if the fellowship is at a plains site).

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Rohirrim Mount (11U156)LOTR-EN11S156.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Possession • Mount Bearer must be a Culture Rohan.svg Man.

At the start of each skirmish involving bearer, each minion skirmishing bearer must exert. While bearer is at a plains site, he or she is defender +1.

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Théoden, King of the Eorlingas (11U159)LOTR-EN11S159.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Companion • Man While you can spot a Culture Gandalf.svg companion, Théoden gains muster. (At the start of the regroup phase, you may discard a card from hand to draw a card.) While Théoden is at a battleground or plains site each Culture Rohan.svg Man is strength +1.
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Cleaving a Path (12C110)LOTR-EN12S110.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition • Support Area Skirmish: Discard this condition to make a Culture Rohan.svg companion strength +1 for each of the following that is true: he or she is at a plains site; he or she has resistance 4 or more; he or she is bearing armor; he or she is skirmishing a wounded minion.
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Éored Warrior (12S113)LOTR-EN12S113.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Companion • Man While this companion is at a battleground or plains site, he is strength +3.
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Wind-swept Homestead (13R139)LOTR-EN13S139.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition • Support Area To play, spot 2 Culture Rohan.svg companions.

When you play this, add a Culture Rohan.svg token here for each plains site and each battleground site on the adventure path.

At the start of each regroup phase, add a Culture Rohan.svg token here for each of your companions that has muster.

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Dispatched With Haste (17U94)LOTR-EN17S094.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Condition • Support Area While at a plains site, each mounted companion is strength +1.

Regroup: Spot 2 Culture Rohan.svg Men and discard a Culture Rohan.svg possession to discard a possession.

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Fall Back to Helm's Deep (18R98)LOTR-EN18S098.0 card.jpg Culture Rohan.svg Rohan Event • Maneuver If the fellowship is at a plains site, exert a Culture Rohan.svg companion to return a minion to its owner's hand.
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Wolves of Isengard (5R69)LOTR-EN05S069.0 card.jpg Culture Isengard.svg Isengard Condition Plays on a plains site you control.

Regroup: Exert an Culture Isengard.svg Orc to make the Free Peoples player wound a companion.

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Elder of Dunland (11S77)LOTR-EN11S077.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man While this minion is at a plains site, it is Damage +1.
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Fearsome Dunlending (11C79)LOTR-EN11S079.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man Ambush Twilight 1.svg. When you play this minion at a plains site, you may spot an unbound companion to make that companion resistance –1 until the end of the turn.
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Fletcher of Harad (11R81)LOTR-EN11S081.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man While this minion is at a plains site, it is an Archer. While you can spot 6 companions, each Culture Men.svg minion is an Archer.
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Footman of Dunland (11S82)LOTR-EN11S082.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man The fellowship's current site gains plains.
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Overrun (11S92)LOTR-EN11S092.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Event • Skirmish Make a Culture Men.svg minion strength +2 (or +4 if that minion is at a battleground or plains site).
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Warrior of Dunland (11C103)LOTR-EN11S103.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man Ambush Twilight 1.svg. While this minion is at a plains site, it gains an additional ambush Twilight 1.svg.
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Goaded to War (12C67)LOTR-EN12S067.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Condition • Support Area To play, spot a Culture Men.svg minion.

Each time the fellowship moves to a battleground or plains site, add Twilight 1.svg.

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Mûmak Rider (12R74)LOTR-EN12S074.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man Archer.

When you play this minion to a battleground or plains site, you may spot another Culture Men.svg minion to discard a possession from play.

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Wrathful Hillman (12C78)LOTR-EN12S078.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Minion • Man Each time this minion is assigned to a skirmish, if it is not at a plains site, remove Twilight 2.svg or discard this minion.
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Caravan From the South (13C83)LOTR-EN13S083.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Condition • Support Area To play, spot a Culture Men.svg minion.

When you play this, if you spot a plains site on the adventure path, reinforce 3 Culture Men.svg tokens.

Each time the Free Peoples player plays the fellowship’s next site, you may discard a possession from play.

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Driven From the Plains (13C87)LOTR-EN13S087.0 card.jpg Culture Men.svg Men Condition • Support Area Skirmish: Discard this condition from play to make a Culture Men.svg minion damage +1 for each of the following that is true: it is at a plains site; it is bearing a possession; it is skirmishing a companion who has resistance 4 or less.
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Black Steed (1R208)LOTR-EN01S208.0 card.jpg Culture Ringwraith.svg Ringwraith Possession • Mount Bearer must be a Nazgûl.

While at a plains site, bearer is strength +2. Discard this possession when at an underground site.

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Uruk-hai Scout (14R15)LOTR-EN14S015.0 card.jpg Culture Uruk-hai.svg Uruk-hai Minion • Uruk-hai Damage +1.

When you play this, choose one of the following keywords: battleground, mountain, plains, or underground. The fellowship’s current site gains that keyword until the end of the turn.​




Unloaded Keywords
Race [Raceless] Balrog Creature Dwarf Elf Ent Half-troll Hobbit Maia
Man Nazgûl Orc Spider Tree Troll Uruk-hai Wizard Wraith
Site Battleground Dwelling Forest Marsh Mountain Plains River Underground
General Besieger Corsair Easterling Engine Fellowship Fortification Knight Machine Pipeweed
Ranger Ring-bound Search Southron Spell Stealth Tale Tentacle Tracker
Twilight [Unbound] Valiant Villager Weather Warg-rider