The following special rules for MECCG are in place at Lure of Middle-earth:

1. The nine German promo cards are legal to play.

2. The Balrog Limited rule is in use. (More details here.)

3. The official Lure of Middle-earth promo card is legal in all tournaments (except for Dream Card events).

All other regular tournament rules from Council of Elrond are followed. (Find the full rules here.)