The Witch-king, Black Captain (8R84)
|Winged Mount (8U83)||
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|Charged Headlong (8U85)|
The Witch-king, Black Captain (8R84) is a Ringwraith Minion from the Siege of Gondor set.
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|The Witch-king, Lord of Angmar (1R237)||Fierce.
For each other Nazgûl you can spot, The Witch-king is strength +2.
|The Witch-king, Lord of the Nazgul (2R85)||Twilight.
Return to Its Master may not be played.
Each time The Witch-king wins a skirmish, you may exert him to wound the Ring-bearer twice.
|The Witch-king, Deathless Lord (6P122)||Fierce. Each time a companion is killed in a skirmish involving a Nazgûl, wound an ally twice or exert a companion.|
|The Witch-king, Morgul King (7R221)||Fierce.
When you play The Witch-king, you may remove a threat to take a card into hand from your discard pile.
The Ring-bearer cannot take threat wounds.
|The Witch-king, Captain of the Nine Riders (11R226)||Fierce. Toil 2. (For each character you exert when playing this, its twilight cost is –2.) Muster. (At the start of the regroup phase, you may discard a card from hand to draw a card.)|
|The Witch-king, Black Lord (12R183)||Fierce.
The Witch-king is twilight cost –1 for each wound on the Ring-bearer.
Each time a companion is played, you may reveal this card from hand to exert the Ring-bearer.
|The Witch-king, Conqueror of Arthedain (17R144)||Fierce.
Each time the Witch-king wins a fierce skirmish, you may exert a companion for each companion you can spot over 4.
|The Witch-king, Dark Lord (19P40)||Fierce.
Skirmish: Discard a Nazgûl from hand to make The Witch-king strength +1 (or strength +2 if you can spot that discarded Nazgûl).
|The Witch-king, Conqueror of Arthedain (0W37)||Fierce.
When you play the Witch-king, you may spot an exhausted companion to add 2 threats.
Each time the Witch-king wins a skirmish, you may remove a threat to exert a companion for each companion over 4.
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