The Wilds of Rhovanion Coming In A New Deluxe Expansion for The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game

The Wilds of Rhovanion Coming In A New Deluxe Expansion for The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game

Dec 15, 2017

    As the shadow of Mordor extends its reach, ever more people are torn from their homes and left without safety or refuge. When you are met with one such band of wanderers, you find yourself honor-bound to deliver them to a new setting where they may finally find peace. But the road is treacherous and fraught with dangers. Will you be able to keep...

One Ring RPG Bundle Up On Bundle Of Holding

One Ring RPG Bundle Up On Bundle Of Holding

Dec 14, 2017

  If you want to get your Tolkien role-playing on, there is a great way to jump into the One Ring RPG from Cubicle 7     For just US$14.95 you get this offer’s Starter Collection (retail value $45) with designer Francesco Nepitello’s complete RPG The One Ring (retail price $30) and its companion Loremaster’s Screen and Lake-town...

The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Heading To Steam

The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Heading To Steam

Dec 11, 2017

  Fantasy Flight Interactive has announced plans to produce a digital version of Fantasy Flight Games’ Living Card Game The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game on the Steam platform for PC next year as its first release.     The digital adaptation will use the same mechanics and cards as the tabletop version, with players forming teams of heroes and...

Moria Coming To The One Ring And Adventures In Middle-earth RPG

Moria Coming To The One Ring And Adventures In Middle-earth RPG

Nov 30, 2017

  That gates of Moria are about to open up for The One Ring & Adventures In Middle-earth RPG.     ‘Moria’ is the first release set to come to both games at the same time, arriving with support for both the original standalone The One Ring RPG and Adventures in Middle-earth, which is used as a setting with Dungeons & Dragons’ fifth edition...

Sale to the west – expansion sails

Sale to the west – expansion sails

Nov 23, 2017

Black friday isn’t saurons version of where the orcs can leave their ties at home before going to work. It’s the time a lot of shops go on a sales bonanza. Including digital sales. Standing stone games isn’t that different. So without further ado. Lotromarket – 85% off – $ sales  Mines of Moria™ – Digital Download...

Lord Of The Rings TV Show Officially Coming To Amazon Prime

Lord Of The Rings TV Show Officially Coming To Amazon Prime

Nov 13, 2017

  We told you that Amazon wanted a LOTR TV Show, and Amazon always gets what it wants.     Amazon has officially given the green light Variety reports, to a new small screen series based on J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Lord of the Rings. The new program will set its story before the events of The Fellowship of the Ring, taking viewers on Middle-earth...

Amazon Has It’s “Eye” Set On Lord of the Rings TV Show

Amazon Has It’s “Eye” Set On Lord of the Rings TV Show

Nov 4, 2017

  One TV show to rule them all?     Amazon is in talks with Warner Bros. Television to develop a new TV series based on The Lord of the Rings. The estate of J.R.R. Tolkien is also involved, after settling the lawsuit with Warner Bros. over a rights dispute, they two seem to be playing nice again. Variety broke the news/rumor that Amazon is in...

The Family Line

The Family Line

Sep 21, 2017

Hello Family Line readers, This is timhedden, or just Tim. Yes, two weeks ago, I ended The Family Line. My tale of Theomin and his personal journey started over three years ago in mid-July of 2014. All during that time, it has been an absolute pleasure telling this tale through Lotro Players. Thank all of you who read my story and kept up with Theomin’s...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

LOTRO Players News Episode 210: A Grimm Beginning

LOTRO Players News Episode 210: A Grimm Beginning

Jul 10, 2017

This week we discussed High Elves and Sleeping Beauty. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN210.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (15.9MB) Game News Bullroarer Round 3   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week NOW – July 13th Simple Rally Horn x1 with the Coupon Code MORCREW   20 % OFF Stat Tomes Regeneration Food Run Speed Boosts Attack...

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...