LOTRO Store Sales February 23rd – March 2nd

LOTRO Store Sales February 23rd – March 2nd

Feb 24, 2017

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Community Events: February 24th-March 2nd

Community Events: February 24th-March 2nd

Feb 24, 2017

Community Calendar: This week Mardi Gras comes to Middle-earth with a couple of events on Landroval.  The night after Ales & Tales visits their kin house, the Mardi Gras Party Band present their weekly concert in front of the Prancing Pony Inn at 8pm EST on Fat Tuesday.  The Bounders of the Shire present Fat Hobbit Tuesday at 8:45pm EST/ST with music from...

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.

LOTRO Players News Episode 190: Sanswinda’s Time-out

LOTRO Players News Episode 190: Sanswinda’s Time-out

Feb 20, 2017

This week we add a new member to the LPN team and hear part of a poem. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN190.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (8.4MB) Game News Downtime Wednesday, February 15 for a Hotfix   Store Sales Sample of the Week February 17th – 23rd Simple Rally Horn x1 Use Coupon Code TOGETHER 1/Account   20% Off Stat...

Community Events: February 17th-23rd

Community Events: February 17th-23rd

Feb 17, 2017

Community Calendar: This listing of featured events is only published on Fridays, but our Google calendar is kept up to date throughout the week and includes details on many more activities.  Take a look at this week’s agenda for upcoming events around LOTRO and copy some or all events to your personal calendar.  You may add events or post corrections in...

LOTRO Players News Episode 189: Will Accessorize for Mumaks

LOTRO Players News Episode 189: Will Accessorize for Mumaks

Feb 14, 2017

This week Teriadwyn has some alternate suggestions for purchases with LOTRO Points. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN189.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB) Game News Interview(s) with SSG and other news   Store Sales   Free Sample Of The Week  February 9th-16th Skill and Slayer Deed Boost x1  Use Coupon Code SKILLITUP 1/Account...

The Ensemble in The Lore Hall.

The Ensemble in The Lore Hall.

Feb 11, 2017

Greetings Lotro Players, You are all invited to attend a classical concert today at 2pm est in the Lore Hall on Landroval. Liliditty Buggins leads a brave band of talented musicans to bring to life music from bygone days. Our sample is a trio composed by Balakirev, entitled “Nocturne”. All are welcome to join us and if there are other musicians out...

Community Events: February 10th-16th

Community Events: February 10th-16th

Feb 10, 2017

Community Calendar: This listing of featured events is only published on Fridays, but our Google calendar is kept up to date throughout the week and includes details on many more activities.  Take a look at this week’s agenda for upcoming events around LOTRO and copy some or all events to your personal calendar.  You may add events or post corrections in...

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.

Interview(s) with SSG and other news

Interview(s) with SSG and other news

Feb 7, 2017

The long awaited Producer’s Letter came out on the 27th of January, so some time ago, and we spoke a little about it here too. If by some very unlikely chance you did not read it, you can do that here. To be fair, after such tension about this letter we have had on the forums and everything that is happening this year (10th anniversary, Mordor, High...

LOTRO Players News Episode 188: Chalice of Tea

LOTRO Players News Episode 188: Chalice of Tea

Feb 6, 2017

This week we talked about Uupdate 19.3, had some fun discussing the frustrations of the LI system and learned just how hard it can be remember Pineleaf. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN188.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.2MB) Game News Update 19.3 Release Notes   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week  February 3rd -9th +5% Attack Damage...

Community Events: February 3rd-9th

Community Events: February 3rd-9th

Feb 3, 2017

The future of this post: I’ve been so glad to publish this list of events every week for the past 15 months.  I’d like to continue sharing this list of events, but some changes may be necessary.  It takes hours every week to aggregate this list from a host of different sources, make sure everything is posted both here and on two different Google...

LOTRO Players News Episode 187: Mordor Express

LOTRO Players News Episode 187: Mordor Express

Jan 30, 2017

This week we talked about the producer’s letter and said goodbye to Andang. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN187.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (25.7MB) Game News 2017 Producer’s Letter   Store Sales No sale, BUT FREE gift to VIPs from February 6 – March 13   LOTRO Players News Players Alliance Changes/Andang’s Last Show...

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,...

Community Events: January 27th-February 2

Community Events: January 27th-February 2

Jan 27, 2017

This week’s featured events: Unfortunately the wonderful Radagast’s Pipe will soon sail into the west, but there will be one last chance to enjoy their music at this Saturday’s January OAKS on Laurelin.  The band formed on the Russian server of Fornost in 2012, but moved to Landroval after those servers closed down.  Since then they have...

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  ...

Community Events: January 20th-26th

Community Events: January 20th-26th

Jan 20, 2017

This week’s featured events: The Andune Ensemble of Landroval will be celebrating their 5th Anniversary this Sunday at their normal weekly time, 3pm on January 22nd at the Bree Stage.  Geoffroi is one of the best band leaders out there (and I don’t say that just because I was a member of the band in their earliest days).  Take a look back at their...