LOTRO Players News Episode 204: Carn Dûm Day Spa

LOTRO Players News Episode 204: Carn Dûm Day Spa

May 29, 2017

This week we talked about Chance Thomas and reflects. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN204.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (13.8MB) Game News Composer Chance Thomas Returns For Mordor   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week May 26th – June 1st Sturdy Steel Key x1: Use Coupon Code morlootbox 1/Account   25% off Legendary Slot...

LOTRO Players News Episode 203: Pineleaf Finds His Marbles

LOTRO Players News Episode 203: Pineleaf Finds His Marbles

May 22, 2017

This week we discuss skirmish soldiers and enjoy poetry. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN203.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (18.0MB) Game News LOTRO Beacon Note that there will be no Beacon next week as Cordovan will be on vacation.   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week May 19th-25th Rapid Crafting Boost (1 minute) x1 with the Coupon...

LOTRO Players News Episode 202: Oliphaunt Guard

LOTRO Players News Episode 202: Oliphaunt Guard

May 15, 2017

This week we discussed hobbit gifts and housing hooks. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN202.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (15.0MB) Game News Made of Lions posts the text for Articles and Implements LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week Terebinthe x1 with the Coupon Code HAPPYTREE   20 % OFF Stat Tomes Regeneration Food...

LOTRO Players News Episode 201: Face Plant in a Pool of Acid

LOTRO Players News Episode 201: Face Plant in a Pool of Acid

May 8, 2017

This week we were regaled with poems and shared stories of our week in LOTRO. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN201.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (17.8MB) Game News LOTRO Beacon   Store SalesFree Sample Of The Week Black Dye  x1 with the Coupon Code PAINTEDBLACK   20 % OFF Vault Storage and Shared Storage Inventory Slots Currency Cap...

LOTRO Players News Episode 200: 55 Lockboxes, Still No Skeleton Steed

LOTRO Players News Episode 200: 55 Lockboxes, Still No Skeleton Steed

May 1, 2017

This week we are joined by Cordovan, Arred, and many former LPN hosts in a celebration of 200 episodes of LOTRO Players News. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN200.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (41.2MB) Game News Downtime Notice: Tuesday April 25th for Update 20.1.1. 7:00am-11:00am Eastern LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The...

LOTRO Players News Episode 199: Free the Cosmetics!

LOTRO Players News Episode 199: Free the Cosmetics!

Apr 24, 2017

This week we discuss the 10th Anniversary Celebration. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN199.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (21.6MB)   Game News Update 20.1 Release Notes Anniversary Event Controversy And Word From The Dev’s LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week  April 21st – 27th Regeneration Food x1 Use Coupon...

LOTRO Players News Episode 198: Living and Dying in Forochel

LOTRO Players News Episode 198: Living and Dying in Forochel

Apr 17, 2017

This week we discuss upcoming events in LOTRO, including the 10th Anniversary Celebration. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN198.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (16.3MB) Game News LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week April 14th – 20th Max Morale & Power Scroll x1 Use Coupon Code EXTRAEXTRA 1/Account   25 % OFF...

LOTRO Players News Episode 197: An Oliphaunt and a Pie

LOTRO Players News Episode 197: An Oliphaunt and a Pie

Apr 10, 2017

Pie, oliphaunts, and a guest… Oh my! http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN197.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.1MB) Game News LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week April 7th – 13th Universal Ingredient Pack x1 Use Coupon Code CRAFTER 1/Account   25 % OFF Beorning Class Rune-keeper Class Warden Class Character...

LOTRO Players News Episode 196: That Warg

LOTRO Players News Episode 196: That Warg

Apr 3, 2017

This week we discuss That Warg, and have some fun discussing humorous April Fool’s articles. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN196.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (17.9MB) Game News LOTRO Store Temporary Access Change LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week March 31st – April 2nd Dye: Ranger Green x2 Use Coupon Code...

LOTRO Players News Episode 195: We’ll Talk Later

LOTRO Players News Episode 195: We’ll Talk Later

Mar 27, 2017

This week we discuss update 20 in vague terms to avoid spoilers and talk about our week in LOTRO. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN195.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.2MB) Game News Update 20 to be released on Tuesday, March 21st   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week March 24th – 30th +5% Attack Damage (90 min) x1 Use Coupon Code...

New steed: Steed of Elessar Host

New steed: Steed of Elessar Host

Mar 24, 2017

There were some pictures of an alleged new reputation steed, which didn’t look at all like a steed of a king. More a steed of  a princes. So since I haven’t seen any of these yet I am bringing you some pictures of it. There are also some random flying items in the new area. And to quote Cordovan You will no longer see any mobs above level 105 (until...

Update 20 to be released on Tuesday, March 21st

Update 20 to be released on Tuesday, March 21st

Mar 20, 2017

Hear ye, hear ye! In last weeks Twitch stream Cordovan did say that since they had a release candidate version of the build this weekend will probably not see the build. Also, the update was, for some difficulties they encountered, moved to not-Monday. Now the update is announced to release tomorrow, Tuesday, March 21st. You can read the downtime announcement...

LOTRO Players News Episode 194: Nazgul Repellant Spray

LOTRO Players News Episode 194: Nazgul Repellant Spray

Mar 20, 2017

This week we discuss mitigations and LOTRO news. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN194.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (16.4MB) Game News LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week March 17th – 23rd Regeneration Food x1 Use Coupon Code NOMNOM 1/Account 20 % OFF Expansions & Expansion Quests Skirmishes & Instances...

LOTRO Players News Episode 193: Pineleaf’s Angels

LOTRO Players News Episode 193: Pineleaf’s Angels

Mar 13, 2017

This week we add a new member to the LOTRO Players News team. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN193.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (10.3MB) Game News Update 20 beta 2: Recent Changes, Cosmetics and Pets LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week  March 10th – 16th Dye: Evendim Blue x1 Use Coupon Code IMBLUE 1/Account  ...

Update 20 beta 2: recent changes, cosmetics and pets

Update 20 beta 2: recent changes, cosmetics and pets

Mar 11, 2017

A second beta version is out on Bullroarer now and we have received some changes based on player feedback on the forums. Some positive, some a little bit less, depending on the player. The changes since U20 Beta 1 Tybur: Notable Changes Since U20 Beta 1: Minor adjustment to Chat UI so that text doesn’t get cut-off at the bottom. In response to feedback,...

Screenshots from U20

Screenshots from U20

Mar 8, 2017

If you’re a person dreading spoilers and want to be surprised and amazed, this is probably the point where you don’t click here and instead go read What to do when U20 hits live. And I am pretty sure that this story and reflection on what has happened by Eladan and Elrohir will amaze you as much as it did me. But I also seen something else in this....

New cloak and what to do when U20 hits live

New cloak and what to do when U20 hits live

Mar 7, 2017

What to do when U20 hits live? Honestly, it looks like there isn’t much to talk about when we say “What to do when U20 hits live”, do just what you usually do – pick up a quest and go finish it. But then again, some updates do bring some other changes with them, so let’s see what would be the way to deal with this. Obviously, if...

LOTRO Players News Episode 192: Rivendell Bridges

LOTRO Players News Episode 192: Rivendell Bridges

Mar 6, 2017

This week we discuss the preview of update 20 and have a guest. http://lotroacademy.com/lotroplayers/LPN192.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (12.9MB) Game News Bullroarer Update 20 Patch Notes Dagorlad, Noman-lands & The Slag-hills – Update 20 Beta Videos LOTRO Beacon   Store Sales Free Sample Of The Week 3/3/17 – 3/9/17 +100% Mark...

LOTRO Update 20: Fellowship crafting instances

LOTRO Update 20: Fellowship crafting instances

Mar 5, 2017

This may be a little bit too soon for a 2nd part of the article, but this will just maybe clarify some other things. I have wrote in the first article about the items you can get, the differences and what you need to get those. You can check out that article here. You can also watch videos on the new areas here. In the meantime I was able to complete the...

LOTRO Update 20: The Wastes is coming

LOTRO Update 20: The Wastes is coming

Mar 4, 2017

  So, the long awaited U20 is on BR and… Well, I’d say that some have expected more, but let’s see what is going on. The preliminary release notes you can read here. The whole landscape questing part is very similar to some other regions. It looks very much like a West Gondor + Brown Lands combination, then a little bit of Rohan and...