Downtime Notice: Sunday, October 15th 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM Eastern (-4 GMT)

Downtime Notice: Sunday, October 15th 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM Eastern (-4 GMT)

Oct 14, 2017

    Community Manager Cordovan posted on the forums about some upcoming downtime The LOTRO game worlds will be unavailable from 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM Eastern (-4 GMT) on Sunday, October 15th for a hotfix. Thank you for your patience, and we will see you in the game soon. And the notes on what’s being fixed are as follows: This update...

50 Mithril Coins For Everyone!

50 Mithril Coins For Everyone!

Oct 13, 2017

  So Standing Stone Games is pulling and Oprah on all of us     Use the following code to receive 50 Mithril Coins from the LOTRO Store: MORDORMITHRIL Now through October 22nd, 1/Account. I would suggest that you LOG IN to a character first, and DO NOT do this from the character select screen, just to save some headache, in case your delivery...

Downtime Notice – Friday Friday, October 13th 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT)

Downtime Notice – Friday Friday, October 13th 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT)

Oct 12, 2017

    Community Manager Cordovan posted on the forums about some upcoming downtime   The LOTRO game worlds will be brought down on Friday, October 13th from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT) to release Update 21.2.1.   As you can see he also, kindly posted the release notes as well News and Notes: Crafting Housing decoration crafting...

LOTRO Mordor Soundtrack On The Way

LOTRO Mordor Soundtrack On The Way

Oct 5, 2017

  Over on Chance Thomas facebook page, he announced that the soundtrack to Mordor will soon be releasing, we don’t have many details yet, other than the release date will be Nov 1st Some happy news for my LOTRO friends. The powers that be have approved a Mordor soundtrack release. November 1 is the big day. Stay tuned for more details…! Posted...

Celebrate Hobbit Day In Style

Celebrate Hobbit Day In Style

Sep 16, 2017

Planning a Hobbit day party? Want to impress your guests? I’ve got just what you need. Next Friday, September 22, is both Bilbo and Frodo’s birthday and has been proclaimed by the Tolkien Society as Hobbit Day. Many Tolkien fans go all out on the day and throw parties if this is you and you really want to stand out, and so all of your guests that you are...

LOTRO 10th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Double CD Package Sells Out

LOTRO 10th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Double CD Package Sells Out

Sep 9, 2017

  Over on Chance Thomas’s Facebook page he announced the 10th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Double CD Package sold out, immeditly of there first pressing.     You can head over to Hugesound (Chance’s Music Site) and order yourself a copy of the second printing, which he also announced was coming!...

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Pays Homage To Late Developer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Pays Homage To Late Developer

Sep 3, 2017

  One of the things that stand out to most people about Tolkien’s world of Middle-earth has many recognizable characters. But one character that won’t be found in any Lord of the Rings lore is Forthog Orc-slayer. He will be found in the upcoming Middle-earth: Shadow of War as a tribute to executive producer Michael Forgey, who passed away from...

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Orc Tales Trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Orc Tales Trailer

Sep 2, 2017

  Monolith Studios have released a new trailer video for Middle-earth: Shadow Of War, this time focusing on our friends the Orcs, We get to see inside the mind of the Orc, and what they remember.     Rather than just being potential enemies, the Orcs, uruks, and trolls of Shadow of War can join Talion’s Warband. If you spare a particularly strong...

The Road Goes Ever On For Adventures In Middle-earth PDF Out

The Road Goes Ever On For Adventures In Middle-earth PDF Out

Aug 30, 2017

  The newest addition to the Cubicle 7 Entertainment Adventures in Middle-earth lineup is now available at DriveThruRPG.   The Road Goes Ever On is a thirty-two-page supplement mainly focused on making interesting 5th Edition Tolkien journeying easier for the Loremaster to create and run. The PDF can be downloaded now and carries an MSRP of $14.99....

Adventures in Middle-earth: Eaves of Mirkwood and Loremaster’s Screen

Adventures in Middle-earth:  Eaves of Mirkwood and Loremaster’s Screen

Aug 1, 2017

  Cubicle 7 Entertainment will release Adventures in Middle-earth:  Eaves of Mirkwood and Loremaster’s Screen, a combination accessory and introductory adventure module.     Designed for both new and existing players, Eaves of Mirkwood includes a four-panel “Loremaster’s Screen” decorated with an image of the city of Lake-town on the outside and...

Mordor To Launch Wednesday

Mordor To Launch Wednesday

Jul 31, 2017

  We can finally walk into Mordor coming up this Wednesday.     Community Manager Cordovan posted over on the official forums We have some good news on Mordor; all’s good and we’re ready to go on Wednesday. The LOTRO game worlds will be unavailable from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT) on Wednesday, August 2nd, to release...

Mordor Delayed *Breaking News*

Mordor Delayed *Breaking News*

Jul 30, 2017

  Executive Producer Severlin posted on the forums, about a delay with Mordor   Mordor Launch Date Shift We are as excited as many of you to get into Mordor, but we have some unfortunate news: we have to adjust the release date. While preparing over the weekend to release the expansion on Monday, we discovered an issue in the build that impacted the...

Middle-earth Shadow Of War Mobile Coming This Fall

Middle-earth Shadow Of War Mobile Coming This Fall

Jul 28, 2017

  Warner Bros announced today that it’s bringing Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, a free-to-play real-time RPG, to mobile this fall. The game will follow the adventures of Talion (the hero of Shadow of Mordor PC game) through Mordor, and will feature all kinds of familiar characters from both the last PC game and, of course, The Lord of the Rings. Expect...

LOTRO Players Polls – What’s The First Thing You Will Do When Mordor Is Released?

LOTRO Players Polls – What’s The First Thing You Will Do When Mordor Is Released?

Jul 27, 2017

      Mordor is upon us, and we just had to ask   What Is The First Thing You Will Do When Mordor Is Released? Simply Walk Into ........ (43%, 63 Votes) The Epic Story! (38%, 55 Votes) Other (Leave Comment) (15%, 22 Votes) Side Quests (2%, 3 Votes) The Black Book Of Mordor (1%, 2 Votes) Total Voters: 141  Loading...

An Interview with Ted Nasmith On LOTRO.COM

An Interview with Ted Nasmith On LOTRO.COM

Jul 26, 2017

  There is a wonderful interview up over at LOTRO.com with fantasy artist, Ted Nasmith.     For those that do not know, Ted Nasmith is a Canadian artist, illustrator, and architectural renderer. He is best known as an illustrator of J. R. R. Tolkien’s works — The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion. Sample from the interview...

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Shelob Makes Her Debut

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Shelob Makes Her Debut

Jul 21, 2017

  San Diego Comic-Con is in full swing, and with that comes all the panels, and the news that comes with them.  Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions have released a new trailer for the upcoming Middle-earth: Shadow of War online revealing that the infamous spider Shelob will appear in the game. Developed by Monolith Productions,...

Adventures in Middle-earth 5E – Rhovanion Region Guide Now Available

Adventures in Middle-earth 5E – Rhovanion Region Guide Now Available

Jul 7, 2017

  If your a fan of the Cubicle 7’s Adventures In Middle-earth for D&D 5E, you have a great new source book for you to use in your games.   Follow the Anduin river down from the chill springs of the Misty Mountains to the southern edge of the Wild! Explore the dread forest of Mirkwood, running from the lonely thickets of the north to the very...

Warner Brothers And Tolkien Estate Settle $80 Million Lawsuit

Warner Brothers And Tolkien Estate Settle $80 Million Lawsuit

Jul 5, 2017

  After five years of litigation, Warner Bros. and the estate of author J.R.R. Tolkien have announced in court that they have amicably resolved a fight over the digital exploitation of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Some back history on the suit, back in 2012 J.R.R. Tolkein’s estate and publisher HarperCollins Took Warner Bros, New Line...

Hunt For The Ring Coming This Summer From Ares Games

Hunt For The Ring Coming This Summer From Ares Games

Jun 28, 2017

  This summer Ares Games brings  The Hunt for the Ring , a new board game inspired by the work of JRR Tolkien developed by the makers of the game The War of the Ring.     Hunt for the Ring is a hidden movement, deduction and adventure game, for 2 to 5 players, that recreates the initial chapters of “The Lord of the Rings”.  A player must take...

Composer Chance Thomas Returns For Mordor

Composer Chance Thomas Returns For Mordor

May 25, 2017

Community Manager Cordovan was joined today on the Thursday live stream by none other than Chance Thomas himself. It was announced that he will indeed return to compose the music for Mordor. Thomas’ work featured in the game since launch up until the Riders of Rohan expansion in 2012. And fans have been very vocal about getting him back for Mordor. Thomas said...