as sent his Uruk-hai to search the lands for Halflings in the hope
that they capture the Ring Bearer. At Amon Hen the Fellowship was
found, battle ensured and Boromir was killed. Two of the Halflings
were captured, Merry and Pippin, these are now being taken back
north to Isengard. After laying Boromir to rest, Aragorn, Legolas
and Gimli set out on a great run across the Plains of Rohan. Unlike
the book, the three pursuers rested little at night and so caught
up with the Uruk-hai at the eaves of Fangorn Forest.
is were the battle starts the Uruk-hai are fleeing into Fangorn
and must exit by the wooded edge of the battlefield, Aragorn, Legolas
and Gimli are pursuing and the Riders of Rohan have turned up on
the Uruk-hai’s left flank. The Rohan do not know of the captives
and so cannot rescue them, this can only be done by the three companions.