Skirmish News: Welcome to Skirmish Academy


Skirmish News

Welcome to Skirmish Academy. This is your source for information on skirmishes in The Lord of the Rings Online.

The articles in this section will be divided into five groups:

Skirmish News

This is where we will post the latest news about skirmishes. This will also be the home of previews that in some way affect the skirmishing system.


Are you new to skirmishing? Then this is the place to go. This section will include articles and videos that provide basic information about skirmishes. Articles in this section will be headed with a course level number (such as “Skirmishing 101”).

Skirmish Guides

This will be the home of the second edition of Pineleaf’s Pictorial Primer of Skirmishing. Until the second edition is ready, this section will include links to the first edition.

Ask Pineleaf

This is where we will answer questions from readers that are related to skirmishes.

Howls from the Wolf

This is the home for skirmishing fiction. The main series will follow Pinewolf, a man of the Chetwood who becomes involved in the fight against Sauron when brigands take over his home woods.

Welcome to Skirmish Academy and our home at Lotro Players: your source for LOTRO skirmish information.

May your shield protect you and your spear never break.

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One comment

  1. Andang /

    Can’t wait to see what you make Pineleaf!


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