Fandom

The One Wiki to Rule Them All

Snow-trolls

6,090pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

200px-SnowTroll

A snow-troll in The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II: The Rise of the Witch-king.[1]

Snow-trolls are one of several troll subspecies.

HistoryEdit

They are said to be native to the frozen northern wastelands of Angmar. Snow-trolls are mentioned only once in Tolkien's work and it is when the Tolkien said that Helm Hammerhand stalked like a snow troll during his sorties against the Dunlendings, during the Long Winter.[2] The trolls who lived in the Coldfells in western Eriador must have been similar to these.

CharactersticsEdit

! Non-Canon Alert!
This article contains information, pictures or media from non-canonical sources. To find out more about what is considered canon see LOTR:Canon
!

Snow-trolls are smaller than their southern relatives, but they are usually ten feet tall. Their skin and fur color is usually white or light grey and they are rather short for trolls. They also possess short and powerful legs to carry them long distances. They are exceptionally fast compared to other troll species, fast enough to keep up with horses and can even briefly outpace them if need be.

Portrayal in adaptationsEdit

Video gamesEdit

Snow-troll

A Snow Troll

ReferencesEdit

  1. http://www.tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Snow-trolls
  2. The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A: Annals of the Kings and Rulers, II: The House of Eorl

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki