Sam, Resolute Halfling (7R327)

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Sam, Resolute Halfling (7R327) is a Culture Shire.svg Shire Companion from the Return of the King set.


Collection Info
Title Sam
Subtitle Resolute Halfling
Unique Yes
Collectible Yes
Set 7 - Return of the King
Rarity R - Rare
Card Number 327
Language EN - English
Revision 0
Collection Info
Title Sam
Subtitle Resolute Halfling
Unique Yes
Collectible Yes
Set 7 - Return of the King
Rarity R - Rare
Card Number 327
Language EN - English
Revision 0
Gameplay Info
Playable Yes
Culture Culture Shire.svg Shire
Side Free Peoples
Card Type Companion
Race Hobbit
Twilight Cost 2
Strength 3
Vitality 4
Resistance 5
Signet Frodo
Game Text Ring-bound.

Fellowship: If you have initiative, discard a card from hand to heal Sam.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

Translations
DE - German


Game Text Ring-verbunden.

Gemeinschaft: Lege eine Karte aus deiner Hand ab, um Sam zu heilen, wenn du die Initiative besitzt.

Reaktion: Wenn Frodo stirbt, wird Sam Ringträger (Resistenz 5).

FR - French
IT - Italian


Technical Info
Wiki Base Card ID LOTR-EN07S327.0
TLHH ID LOTR07327
GEMP ID 7_327
LOTRO Hex ID 67 10 AD 06
LOTRO Image ID 07_327
Technical Info
Wiki Base Card ID LOTR-EN07S327.0
TLHH ID LOTR07327
GEMP ID 7_327
LOTRO Hex ID 67 10 AD 06
LOTRO Image ID 07_327


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Alternate Personas[edit]

Portrait Name Game Text
LOTR-EN01S310.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Faithful Companion (1R310)LOTR-EN01S310.0 card.jpg Fellowship: Play Bill the Pony from your draw deck.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN01S311.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Son of Hamfast (1C311)LOTR-EN01S311.0 card.jpg Fellowship: Exert Sam to remove a burden.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN02S114.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Proper Poet (2C114)LOTR-EN02S114.0 card.jpg Maneuver: Exert Sam twice to make him defender +1 until the regroup phase.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN04S315.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Frodo's Gardener (4R315)LOTR-EN04S315.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

Fellowship: Play Sam’s Pack from your draw deck.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN04S316.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Samwise the Brave (4C316)LOTR-EN04S316.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

Response: If a Shadow card is about to add any number of burdens, spot Frodo and exert Sam to prevent this.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN05S115.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Nice Sensible Hobbit (5U115)LOTR-EN05S115.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

While you can spot Frodo and Sméagol, Sam may not be overwhelmed unless his strength is tripled.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN07S326.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Needer of Vittles (7C326)LOTR-EN07S326.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

Fellowship: Play a Hobbit companion to remove a burden.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN10S122.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Great Elf Warrior (10P122)LOTR-EN10S122.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

Sam is strength +1 for each Culture Shire.svg companion you can spot.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).

LOTR-EN11S172.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Steadfast Friend (11U172)LOTR-EN11S172.0 card.jpg Ring-bound. Each other companion is resistance +1.
LOTR-EN13S156.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Bearer of Great Need (13R156)LOTR-EN13S156.0 card.jpg Ring-bound.

Sam is resistance +1 for each Hobbit you can spot.

Regroup: Exert Sam and transfer a follower he is bearing to your support area to discard a minion from play.

LOTR-EN15S153.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Innocent Traveler (15U153)LOTR-EN15S153.0 card.jpg Ring-bound. While Sam bears the One Ring, he is resistance –4.

Maneuver: If Sam is bearing a follower, exert him to heal another Hobbit.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer.

LOTR-EN19F032.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Loyal Friend (19P32)LOTR-EN19S032.0 card.jpg Fellowship. Ring-bound.

While Sam bears The One Ring, he is resistance -4.

While you can spot 3 Culture Shire.svg companions, Sam is strength +2.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer.

LOTR-EN00W013.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Lover of Trees (0W13)LOTR-EN00W013.0 card.jpg Triumph - At the start of the fellowship phase you may remove 3 burdens.

Response: If Frodo dies, make Sam the Ring-bearer (Resistance 5).

LOTR-ENV1S054.0 portrait.jpg
Sam, Of Bagshot Row (V1_54)LOTR-ENV1S054.0 card.jpg Each time a companion with the Frodo signet wins a skirmish, you may exert Sam or add a burden to heal that companion.

Response: If Frodo is killed, make Sam the Ring-bearer (resistance 5).​

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