How Would You Rank LOTRO’s Expansions?

How Would You Rank LOTRO’s Expansions?

Feb 22, 2017

How would you rank LOTRO’s expansions? Join the discussion here.

What Would You Like With Mordor?

What Would You Like With Mordor?

Feb 10, 2017

What would you like to see with the Mordor expansion? Join the discussion here.

2017 Producer’s Letter – Mordor & Beyond

2017 Producer’s Letter – Mordor & Beyond

Jan 28, 2017

2017 is going to be a big year for LOTRO.  Not only is it the 10th anniversary, but there will also be 3 updates, one of which will bring the Mordor expansion.   Producer’s Letter Highlights   10th Anniversary New event that will serve as the centerpiece of the festival Lengthy Livestream   Update 20 The Wastes Region brings Noman-lands,...

LOTRO Players News Episode 186: Even Snootier Elves

LOTRO Players News Episode 186: Even Snootier Elves

Jan 23, 2017

This week we talk about adjustable housing hooks and High Elves. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN186.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (29.9MB) Game News Adjustable Housing Hooks – Update 19.3 Beta High Elves – New Playable Race With Mordor Expansion Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week January 19th – 26th Universal Solvent Use Coupon Code...

Adjustable Housing Hooks – Update 19.3 Beta

Adjustable Housing Hooks – Update 19.3 Beta

Jan 21, 2017

Adjustable housing hooks are being tested for Update 19.3 on the test server.  With the update, interior hooked items can now be moved 10 meters in any direction.  The hooks have also been color coded for ease of use. Check out the patch notes for more on Update...

High Elves – New Playable Race With Mordor Expansion

High Elves – New Playable Race With Mordor Expansion

Jan 21, 2017

In an interview with Massively Overpowered, LOTRO’s Executive Producer talked about a new playable race they are looking at adding with the Mordor expansion. “Q. You’ve stated that you’re working on expansions for both DDO and LOTRO. Are there any new features or classes planned for them on top of more quests and regions? A. Rob...

LOTRO Players News Episode 185: Update 19 Review

LOTRO Players News Episode 185: Update 19 Review

Jan 20, 2017

This week we review Update 19: March of the King. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN185.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (36.7MB) Game News Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week January 13th – 19th Regeneration Food x1 Use Coupon Code MORALEEATS 1/Account 20% Off Select Shared Storage Select Vault Upgrades Inventory Slots Currency Cap  ...

LOTRO YouTubers, Streamers, Podcasts and Websites

LOTRO YouTubers, Streamers, Podcasts and Websites

Jan 11, 2017

LOTRO Players has had the goal since its creation to bring the LOTRO community together.  That goal continues with this article.  This is a list of as many active LOTRO content creators as we can muster.  If you know of an active LOTRO content creator that is not on this list, feel free to mention and link to them in the comments section below.  Also, feel free...

LOTRO Players News Episode 184: Evil Hot Chocolate

LOTRO Players News Episode 184: Evil Hot Chocolate

Jan 9, 2017

This week we had Cordovan on to answer questions about Mordor and Standing Stone Games. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN184.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (30.6MB) Game News Update 20 currently targeted for February Bree Town’s New Lore Hall   Q&A Q. If not much is really changing in the development of LOTRO, why did you make the...

LOTRO Players News Episode 183: Across from the Cat Lady

This week we talk about events in the coming new year. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN183.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.4MB) Game News   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week December 30th – January 5th +100% Mark Acquisition (90 min) x1 Use Coupon Code marques 1/Account 20% Off Stat Tomes Regeneration Food Run Speed Boosts +5%...

LOTRO Players News Episode 182: What What Whaaaaat??

This week we talk about the huge news involving Standing Stone Games. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN182.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.3MB) Game News LOTRO Leaves Turbine/WB And Forms New Studio Standing Stone Games LOTRO License Renewed, Now Stop Worrying About It Character Revamp Upcoming With Mordor? Store Sales Free Sample Of The...

Volume 3 Fully Voiced Video Series

Volume 3 Fully Voiced Video Series

Dec 23, 2016

Volume 1 – 89 episodes.  Volume 2 – 50 episodes.  Volume 3 – 126 episodes.  Seeing Saruman’s face when all he had created was flooded and destroyed – Priceless. I have now recorded and released 265 episodes of the Epic Story.  It has been a long road from essentially the start of my channel until now.  When I started this series...

LOTRO Players News Episode 181: Eriador on Six Coppers a Day

This week we talk about the Yule festival update coming up and news from the site. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN181.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (20.0MB) Game News Update 19.2 will go live on Monday The Yule festival will go live when the servers come back up after the update   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week December 16th...

LOTRO Players News Episode 180: Ranger Party Pool

This week we talk about community events and the rangers. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN180.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.8MB) Game News Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week December 9th – 15th +10% Run Speed Boost x5 (90 min) Use Coupon Code MUCHFAST 1/Account   25% Off Quest Packs Mithril Coins 100% XP Boost (1hr) Max...

LOTRO Players News Episode 179: Some Terisplaining

This week we talk about a new PvMP controversy and housing news. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN179.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.5MB) Game News Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week December 2nd – 8th Simple Rally Horn x1 Use Coupon Code GETTOGETHER 1/Account 20% Off Select Shared Storage Select Vault Upgrades Inventory Slots...

LOTRO Players News Episode 178: Designated Hobbit Slapper

This week we talk about civil engineering in LOTRO. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN178.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.8MB) Game News LOTRO Market Black Friday Deals Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week November 24th – December 1st Max Morale & Power Scroll x1 Use Coupon Code MORPOW 1/Account 30% Off Legendary Level Cap Increase...

LOTRO Players News Episode 177: Middle-earth Linguistics Merit Badge

This week we talk about LOTRO lore and our week in LOTRO. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN177.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.6MB) Game News LOTRO Lore Talk with Tolkien Scholars Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week November 18th – 24th Rejuvenation Potion x1 Use Coupon Code FEELFRESH 1/Account 25% Off Virtues Virtue Bundles Trait...

Pelennor Fields Fully Voiced

Pelennor Fields Fully Voiced

Nov 19, 2016

Earlier this year I began a fully-voiced video series through Pelennor Fields.  43 episodes later, I finished the series. The Battle of Pelennor Fields is by far the most epic thing in LOTRO!  The focused story along with the sheer loss created an experience wholly original to LOTRO.  While there were many annoying side quests, the experience at Pelennor Fields...

LOTRO Lore Talk with Tolkien Scholars

This week LOTRO streamed a lore discussion on their official YouTube channel.  Senior World Builder Chris Pierson and Tolkien scholars Dr. Corey Olsen and Dr. Michael Drout talked about Gondor, Mordor and various other topics. Watch the previous lore talk...

LOTRO Players News Episode 176: New and Improved Pineleaf

This week we add a new member to the LPN team and have a guest from LOTRO Academy. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN176.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (18.1MB) Game News Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week November 11th – 17th Essence Reclamation Scroll x1 Use Coupon Code UNHOOK 1/Account 30 % OFF Expansions & Expansion Quests...