The Dark Iron Forge is the Angmar building where the Witch-King prepares his siege weapons for battle and lays dark enchantments on weapons and armor through his cunning sorcery.


No Upgrades
This building has no upgrades. This means that this building can not gain any sort of permanent boost from upgrades found in either its palantir or from other units/heroes. If this is not the case, fill in the section following the policy.


The Dark Iron Forge produces siege units and unit upgrades.


Name Type Cost CP Cost Strong vs Shortcut
Battering Ram (Angmar) Melee Siege 500 30 Buildings Y
Troll Stone Thrower Ranged Siege 700 60 Buildings C


Angmar banner carrier Banner Carrier - This upgrade can only be given to a level 1 battalion and will promote it to level 2. At level 2 the battalion can regenerate units.

Dark iron blades Dark Iron Blades - Increases the damage of this battalion against:

Dark iron armor Dark Iron Mail - Increases the hitpoints of the battalion significantly and also increases the resistance to ranged damage.

Frozen arrows Ice Arrows - This upgrade significantly increases the arrow damage dealt by this battalion once purchased.

Ice munitions Ice Shot - Increases the damage done by the catapult and disables attacked buildings for a short time. Fortresses, Walls and Expansions are not affected.

Level Up

Tribute to the iron crown Tribute to the Iron Crown: This building can be upgraded by collecting tribute from the Witch-King's vassals. Orc Camps, Rhudaur Villages, Barrows, and Outposts regularly spawn tribute carts that can be sent into this building to upgrade it and generate resources. Note: more than one tribute cart is needed to go from level 2 to level 3. For each level gained, this structure gains +1500 HP.


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