News

Voting Opens for the 2014 Dragon Slayer Awards

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014

LOTRO has once again been nominated for the most passionate fan base in this year’s Dragon Slayer Awards. Community Manager for LOTRO, Rick “Sapience” Heaton, is...

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Podcasts

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 24: A Bad Wheel

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014

This week we had a lot of fun as we entered into Moria and the instances within. Donations A big thanks to Scott for a $10 or more donation to LOTRO Players! To help support LOTRO...

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Seeing LOTRO

Where’s Tinki?  –  Suri-kyla.

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014

Hullo Tinki Minions, Last time we were searching for Tinki at Hrimbarg, in The Misty Mountains. Answers from Where’s Tinki? – Hrimbarg. Easy – Emoting the Snow Wizard, bottom right...

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Beyond LOTRO

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – First Poster Revealed

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014

Today Peter Jackson shared the first poster for the third hobbit film on his Facebook page. This poster was released after several weeks of teases for “The Hobbit: The Battle...

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Recent Posts

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – First Poster Revealed

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – First Poster Revealed

Jul 23, 2014

Today Peter Jackson shared the first poster for the third hobbit film on his Facebook page. This poster was released after several weeks of teases for “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” trailer that is expected to be released during Comic-Con, which starts tomorrow and runs through July...

Voting Opens for the 2014 Dragon Slayer Awards

Voting Opens for the 2014 Dragon Slayer Awards

Jul 23, 2014

LOTRO has once again been nominated for the most passionate fan base in this year’s Dragon Slayer Awards. Community Manager for LOTRO, Rick “Sapience” Heaton, is also up once again for the best community manager.  This would be an awesome time for Sapience to win the award since he recently announced he will be leaving Turbine, this may be his...

Where’s Tinki? – Suri-kyla.

Where’s Tinki?  –  Suri-kyla.

Jul 23, 2014

Hullo Tinki Minions, Last time we were searching for Tinki at Hrimbarg, in The Misty Mountains. Answers from Where’s Tinki? – Hrimbarg. Easy – Emoting the Snow Wizard, bottom right of the screen. Medium – Balancing on the top of the rock, middle of the screen. A Challenge – Performing /Snow Wizard behind the small Pine Tree in the Group of three trees....

Reputation Exploration: Gondor Factions

Reputation Exploration: Gondor Factions

Jul 23, 2014

After scooting ourselves through the Paths of the Dead, we have made it out the other side, and have left the massive region of Rhovanion behind. Thus, I find myself in need of creating a small mention for the nation of Gondor (and can adjust this later on to include other possible scattered regions outside the realm of Rhovanion, if need be). In prior...

Lilikate’s Creatures:- The Domesticated Creatures of Western Gondor.

Lilikate’s Creatures:- The Domesticated Creatures of Western Gondor.

Jul 22, 2014

Hello Everybody, I have had the most fun wandering in far places looking at different creatures. In recent times I have been in the very far south in Western Gondor. There are many creatures to gaze upon, my travels took me to Dol Amroth, Tadrent and Morlad. In this episode of my Western Gondor series I am looking at domesticated creatures. Dol Amroth: What a...

Community Manager Rick Heaton Leaving LOTRO

Community Manager Rick Heaton Leaving LOTRO

Jul 22, 2014

As posted on the official forums today, LOTRO Community Manager Rick Heaton (also known as Sapience) will be leaving Turbine after a six year run in his current position to pursue an opportunity with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Sapience will be filling the role of Community Manager for a cause that he has graciously supported for years. Thanks...

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 24: A Bad Wheel

LOTRO Players Adventures Episode 24: A Bad Wheel

Jul 22, 2014

This week we had a lot of fun as we entered into Moria and the instances within. Donations A big thanks to Scott for a $10 or more donation to LOTRO Players! 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...

CSTM LOTRO Summer Festival Guide 2014

CSTM LOTRO Summer Festival Guide 2014

Jul 21, 2014

The Summer-festival is upon us once again. Goldenstar of CSTM is on top her game once again this year with her fabulous festival guide! So if you looking to see what’s new and how to do head over to CSTM and view the Summer festival 2014...

LOTRO Players News Episode 56: Battle Lobsters vs Siege Turtles

LOTRO Players News Episode 56: Battle Lobsters vs Siege Turtles

Jul 21, 2014

This episode we discuss the huge amount of news from this week. Part 1 Part 2 Blooper video here. LOTRO Players News Episode 56 [ 2:14:09 | 35.65 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download Game News July 2014 – Update 14 Executive Producer’s Letter Q&A With Rowan – 16th July 2014 Summary Update 14: Paths of the Dead Release Notes Andang’s First...

Poll: What Do You Like Most From The July 14th Producer’s Letter?

Poll: What Do You Like Most From The July 14th Producer’s Letter?

Jul 20, 2014

On July 14th another Producer’s Letter was released giving more information about what players can expect from the rest of the year.  We want to know what you liked most from the letter. What do you like most from the July 14th Producer’s Letter? What do you like most from the July 14th Producer's Letter? No second level cap increase this year...

Community Events – 21st July to 27th July.

Community Events – 21st July to 27th July.

Jul 20, 2014

Monday 21st July Name: Michel Delving Market Server: Laurelin Time: 3.00pm – 4.00pm EDT Location: Michel Delving Crafting Area. - Name: Maidens of Vanimore – Rock the Rock! Server: Landroval Time: 8.00pm-9.15pm Location: The Rock, Prancing Pony Inn, Bree. - Name: Nibbles and Nobs Server: Landroval Time: 8.30pm-9.30pm Location:  Old Stone Ruins, Bree Town. -...

LOTRO Poems #2

LOTRO Poems #2

Jul 20, 2014

Hello Friends! Welcome to the second edition of LOTRO Poems. First of all I want to thank you all for the feedback and support. It’s a pleasure being part of this wonderful site and be among awesome bloggers and sub-creators like Lilikate, Braxwolf and Cithryth. So the new update came out Monday and I am sure you all are enjoying Western Gondor as much as...

LOTRO Outfits: Scout of Western Gondor

LOTRO Outfits: Scout of Western Gondor

Jul 19, 2014

This week I actually made two outfits and there’s a few reasons. Most importantly, Update 14 came out and introduced some new Gondor and Dol Amroth themed cosmetics. But also I was having some severe internet problems earlier in the week which meant my video posting schedule was way out of whack. So to celebrate U14/make up for my video scheduling, this...

Small LOTRO Adventures. Episode 15: La la lala la Crash!

Small LOTRO Adventures. Episode 15: La la lala la Crash!

Jul 18, 2014

This episode is slightly different to our normal episodes. We had infact finished recording and I was off to Aldberg to find Cithryth’s Squirrels. I was trying to make it without having to turn my settings down and then up again when I was ready for the photoshoot. Myst will like this episode but I don’t think the residents of Edoras and Aldberg...

A Necromancer Above All – Part One

A Necromancer Above All – Part One

Jul 18, 2014

Hail and well met everyone! These next few weeks we are going to take a peek into an ancient evil and the origin of how Sauron came to be and the corruption that he brought to Middle-Earth. Whether you are a die hard Tolkien fan, or a new comer to the scene of Tolkien lore I hope you enjoy this series. Before the creation of Ea, Sauron was one of the countless...

Shirefest: Crickhollow’s Music Festival. 15th-17th August 2014.

Shirefest: Crickhollow’s Music Festival. 15th-17th August 2014.

Jul 18, 2014

Second Breakfast will be hosting the Crickhollow server’s first music festival. We’ll welcome musicians from all around the game, and we’d love for you to join us.The festival kicks off at our weekly Bread & Jam session on Friday the 15th at 9pm EDT (server time)/6pm PDT in the Prancing Pony. But don’t wait until the festival to...

Andang’s First Impressions of Western Gondor

Andang’s First Impressions of Western Gondor

Jul 18, 2014

It has been about eight months since we have had sizable content added to LOTRO.  Sure we had Update 13 that brought the conclusion of Volume 3 but that was a mere blip on the radar compared to the normal content we receive.  Not only does Gondor provide the rain to our content drought but it also brings several new types of architecture, social structure,...

Dress to Impress – Common Long-Sleeved Dress.

Dress to Impress – Common Long-Sleeved Dress.

Jul 18, 2014

In this series I will be looking at the various dresses available to cosmetically wear in LOTRO. I will be assisted by Lizzy and Alesel. This first offering, the Common Long-Sleeved Dress available in the low level vendor Outfitters. It’s very inexpensive so a great first dip into cosmetic outfitting. Here is the dress with the default colouring, in this case...

Store Sales 7-18/7-24

Store Sales 7-18/7-24

Jul 17, 2014

Free Sample Of The Week Skill and Slayer Deed Boost x1 Use Coupon Code STA7 1/Account Quest Packs 25% Off 595-795 446-596   *Note Does not include Quest Pack: West Gondor.* Drac Says – Yes! Always Good To See Quest Packs On Sale!!! Mithril Coins 25% Off 50-2000 38-1500 Drac Says – I’m torn about buying these, they do come in handy, you can get...

The Family Line Part 1 – In the Wake of the Razing

The Family Line Part 1 – In the Wake of the Razing

Jul 17, 2014

The Family Line Part 1 – In the Wake of the Razing The clang of swords and deathly foul screams filled the night air. The horrifying noises were coming from Langhold, a small town in the Wold. Theomin and his family could not help but watch from a distance, terrified by the noises. Theomin felt sudden fear by the peculiar screams and a momentary glimpse of a...