News

Scheduled Server Downtime Update 14.2

Posted by on Sep 11, 2014

Frelorn posted about some upcoming downtime to the LOTRO servers The LOTRO Game Servers will be brought down on Monday, September 15 from 6:00 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT) to...

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Podcasts

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 31: Rubber Band of Angmar

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014

This week we have fun finishing up the Moria skirmishes. Donations This week we did not receive any donations but would love your support! To help support LOTRO Players simply go...

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Seeing LOTRO

LOTRO Outfits: Dwarven Bard

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014

It’s been quite a few weeks since I’ve posted any outfits to LOTRO Players. I’ve been away on vacation but now I’m back! And I bring outfits! This...

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Beyond LOTRO

LOTRO Poems #10

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

Hail Friends! Welcome to the 10th edition of LOTRO Poems!!! Casual Raiders did a lot of raiding this week. We did Ost Dunhoth a bunch of times and also Battle for Erebor and Fires...

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Poll: When did you start playing LOTRO?

Poll: When did you start playing LOTRO?

Sep 14, 2014

When did you start playing LOTRO? When did you start playing LOTRO? Original Shadows of Angmar Beta 7 years ago - Shadows of Angmar launch (2007) 6 years ago - Mines of Moria (2008) 5 years ago - Siege of Mirkwood (2009) 4 years ago - free-to-play (2010) 3 years ago - Rise of Isengard (2011) 2 years ago - Riders of Rohan (2012) 1 year ago - Helm's Deep (2013)...

LOTRO Poems #10

LOTRO Poems #10

Sep 14, 2014

Hail Friends! Welcome to the 10th edition of LOTRO Poems!!! Casual Raiders did a lot of raiding this week. We did Ost Dunhoth a bunch of times and also Battle for Erebor and Fires of Smaug. It was fun and challenging and we had a blast. And speaking of Casual Raiders, this week’s poem is called ‘Casual Raiders’. About a year ago I transferred...

LOTRO Outfits: Dwarven Bard

LOTRO Outfits: Dwarven Bard

Sep 12, 2014

It’s been quite a few weeks since I’ve posted any outfits to LOTRO Players. I’ve been away on vacation but now I’m back! And I bring outfits! This week’s outfit I made on one of my Hitbox streams before I left. I’m looking forward to getting back into streaming and outfit creation after being gone for almost 3 weeks....

Where’s Tinki? – The Black Pool.

Where’s Tinki? – The Black Pool.

Sep 12, 2014

Welcome back to another edition of Where’s Tinki.   Last time we were searching for Tinki at Harndirion in Enedwaith. Last weeks answers: Easy - Standing to the right of the bonfire. Very near the middle of the shot. Medium - Between the two stone pillars on the left-hand side. Challenge - Head and hat are visible behind the crate near the inside...

Scheduled Server Downtime Update 14.2

Scheduled Server Downtime Update 14.2

Sep 11, 2014

Frelorn posted about some upcoming downtime to the LOTRO servers The LOTRO Game Servers will be brought down on Monday, September 15 from 6:00 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT) to launch update 14.2. Patch notes will be available during the downtime. Thanks for your patience, and we’ll see you back in the game soon! As stated this is indeed for update 14.2!...

LOTRO Store Sales 09/12/14 – 09/18/14

LOTRO Store Sales 09/12/14 – 09/18/14

Sep 11, 2014

Free Sample Of The Week Sept. 12th – 18th Universal Morale Potion x5 Use Coupon Code HEAL9 1/Account Expansions & Expansion Quests 50 % Off 695-4,295 348-2,14 Drac Says – Always good to see these on sale! Skirmishes & Instances   20% Off 195-1495 156-1196 Drac Says – Always good to see these on sale! Enhanced XP Supply 20% Off 75 60 Drac Says – Very...

A Wizard for Himself

A Wizard for Himself

Sep 11, 2014

Hail and Well Met Friends! This week we continue in our series of the Villains of Middle-earth and take a look into the history of a great evil. Everyone enjoy… The Great White Wizard His name in Quenya was Curumo or as the Elves called him Curunir in the Sindarin language was an Istari, or wizard, who lived in Middle-earth during the Third Age. Saruman was the...

The Family Line Part 9 – To the Tower

The Family Line Part  9 – To the Tower

Sep 11, 2014

  Part 9 – To the Tower Rain came very quickly that day. Soon, Theomin and Bragga were drenched. The rain made the road difficult as it made the slog through the mud very tough for his horse. In the distance, the Gondorian tower had disappeared through the thick fog laden rain that covered his surroundings like a blanket. Not too far from the Elthengels was a...

LOTRO Video Highlights: The Drunken Hobbit

LOTRO Video Highlights: The Drunken Hobbit

Sep 11, 2014

This week we have another great video by the BBB. “The Drunken Hobbit” was released in 2011 on Bards, Beers & Longbeards’ YouTube channel. Do you know of a good LOTRO video and want it to be featured in this series? Send an email to lotroplayers.mymiddleearth@gmail.com with a link to the video and it might end up in a future...

Upcoming Events News.

Upcoming Events News.

Sep 10, 2014

Hello LOTRO Players,   I would like to inform everyone of two large events. One taking place this upcoming Saturday and the other on October 4th. The Storyteller’s Festival   3,000 Turbine Points for first place in each category.1,500 TP for second place and 1,000 TP for third place. The Storytellers Festival is a charity event run by the folks at...

LOTRO Poems #9

LOTRO Poems #9

Sep 10, 2014

Hail Friends!  Welcome to the 9th edition of LOTRO Poems. This was one busy week for Casual Raiders as we raided alot. Many of our kin who had just gotten to lvl 100 got their FA symbols. Also I experimented some more on the yellow traits of a burglar, it’s full of tricks and so much fun. This week I am featuring a beautiful poem sent by Amenhir of Rohan....

Lilikate’s Creatures: Beastly Biters of Western Gondor

Lilikate’s Creatures: Beastly Biters of Western Gondor

Sep 9, 2014

Hello There!   This is the third and final part of my Western Gondor Lilikate’s Creatures Series. When I began to look about the lands of this region many of the Animals would try and taste hobbit. I am very good at running fast and this saved me from sticky situations. Here is what I have discovered while exploring: -   - In the northern lands...

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 31: Rubber Band of Angmar

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 31: Rubber Band of Angmar

Sep 9, 2014

This week we have fun finishing up the Moria skirmishes. Donations This week we did not receive any donations but would love your support! To help support LOTRO Players simply go to the donation page where you can help support the podcasts on LOTRO Players and also help support the site.  We have $5 and $10 mentions where you can donate and get a mention on one...

LOTRO Players News Episode 63: Pine Meld

LOTRO Players News Episode 63: Pine Meld

Sep 8, 2014

This week we talk about Update 14.2 Beta build 2 and a developer’s hints on our stroll to Mordor. LOTRO Players News Episode 63 [ 41:52 | 22.27 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download Game News 14.2 Beta 2 Polish changes to Dead Marshes, Preloader feature A Walk Into Mordor Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week Sturdy Steel Key x1 Use Coupon Code SSKF9...

Community Events 8th – 14th September.

Community Events 8th – 14th September.

Sep 7, 2014

Welcome to the Community Events Post. If you have an event you would like to have included in this listing (or spot an error in a current listing). Please send me a message at Lilikatebuggins@email.com or leave a message in the comments below. Event of the Week See Listings For Full Details!  - Monday 8th September Name: Nibbles and Nobs  Server: Landroval...

Poll: Do Balrogs Have Wings?

Poll: Do Balrogs Have Wings?

Sep 7, 2014

This week’s poll is surprisingly controversial and has created quite the debate across the internet, especially after being mentioned on Dr. Corey Olsen’s The Tolkien Professor podcast. So, do balrogs have wings? Do balrog's have wings? Yes No Let me check Balrogs?! Sweet sassy molassy! Head to the CSTM fallout shelter and bring lots of pie! View...

A Walk Into Mordor

A Walk Into Mordor

Sep 6, 2014

There was a post on the official forums where a player was bemoaning on the current state of the game. A few pages into the thread, it was brought up why are we not in Mordor yet? Produktion Malphunktion chimed in with this statement : Exactly. The MMO landscape has changed drastically over the past 6 years. All I can say right now is we are very aware of this...

ZAM LOTRO Starter Pack Giveaway

ZAM LOTRO Starter Pack Giveaway

Sep 5, 2014

ZAM is currently offering a free LOTRO starter pack as part of a giveaway. The duration of this giveaway will be dependent on remaining keys available. By creating or logging into your ZAM account, you are able to redeem for a code that can be applied to your account via the Turbine account management page. Your starter pack will include: Chestnut Steed &...

Sauron’s Deadly Servant – Part Three

Sauron’s Deadly Servant – Part Three

Sep 5, 2014

Hail and well met everyone! Last week we left off with the Nazgul fleeing to Mordor and Sauron preparing for his final battle against the Free Peoples of Middle Earth. The Siege at Gondor The final Battle of Osgiliath came swiftly on 3019 in the Spring of the Third Age against Faramir and his rangers. Faramir’s forces could not hold the Orc hordes under the...

LOTRO Store Sales 09/05/14 – 09/11/14

LOTRO Store Sales 09/05/14 – 09/11/14

Sep 4, 2014

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