The Wastes is a region that is situated immediately outside of Morannon, the Black Gate of Mordor. It lies above North Ithilien and north-west of Mordor. The is the site of a major battle at the end of the Second Age, when Mordor was first defeated, but the area was lost as Mordor regained strength. It has been long contested and is still occupied by Orcs and others ready to resist the march of the King.
- Level: 105
- Factions: Host of the West
- Crafting: Anórien (T10)
- Introduced: Update 20 - Battle of the Black Gate - March 21, 2017
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The Wastes Locations
Locations found within the region of The Wastes are listed below.
For more detail, see The Wastes Quests
|The Wastes Deeds||The Wastes Titles|
The Wastes Reputation
- The Dead Marshes - An opening in the reeds at , leading to in the marsh.
- The Plateau of Gorgoroth
The following creatures are found within this area (+/-) dropdown menu:
The following Roving Threats are found roaming this region:
See also: Herbalism Flora
The Wastes. A war-torn border region were countless battles were fought between Gondor and its enemies. Now, the shadow of Mordor looms large as the Mountains of Shadow to the south and east cannot conceil the dark clouds that cover Sauron's Realm from the hated sun. Marching into the wastes on their way to the Black Gate is the Host of the West, led by Aragorn. In a desperate attempt to draw Sauron's attention away from a mission of greatest importance, the Men of the West must make their stand on the slag-hills outside the Morannon...
|Regions within the Land of Gondor
|Before Battle: Central Gondor • Eastern Gondor • Far Anórien • Old Anórien • Western Gondor / After Battle: Anfalas • Anórien (After Battle) • Ithilien • King's Gondor • Pinnath Gelin • The Wastes|
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of The Wastes
|Areas:||Dagorlad (Morannon (War of the Last Alliance)) • (Lang Rhuven) • The Noman-lands • The Slag-hills (Battle of the Morannon)|
|Settlements:||Camp of the Host • Haerondir • Small Ranger Camp|
|Landmarks:||Tham Durlan • Nuiharn • Guard Tower Ruins • Store House Ruins • Merchant shop Ruins • Farm House Ruins • Inn Ruins • Noble's House Ruins • Stable Ruins • Carchost • Dol Acharn • Dûm Boha • Fushaum Gund • Narchost • Ondoher's Folly|
|Dungeons:||Skoironk • Towers of the Teeth|