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MMORPG | Setting:Fantasy | Status:Final  (rel 04/24/07)  | Pub:Midway Games
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Lord of the Rings Online News

Latest Headlines for Lord of the Rings Online

  • Producer's Letter Hints at North Downs Overhaul

    The latest Lord of the Rings Online producer's letter has been published. In it, Aaron Campbell talks about what is coming in the next update, most notably a revamp of the North Downs area, among other things.

    Reported on Feb 26, 2014
  • Turbine Enters Another Round of Lay-Offs

    Gamasutra is reporting that Turbine has entered another round of lay offs at the Warner Bros. Interactive owned and operated games studio. There is no indication which teams were affected, specifically whether or not Lord of the Rings Online development staff has been let go. According to the report, Gamasutra is reaching out to Warner Bros. for more specific information.

    Reported on Feb 12, 2014
  • The Fellowship WILL Reach Mordor

    For those who are confused by whether or not Turbine succeeded in its quest to keep the license for Lord of the Rings Online and for the game's longevity, fret no more. Sapience has dived into a forum thread to let everyone know that the game will be developed and supported for many years to come.

    Reported on Jan 13, 2014
  • UPDATED: No New Dungeons in 2014 - Plans Focused on Revamps

    According to a post at ContainsModeratePeril.com, Lord of the Rings Online players aren't going to be treated to any new dungeons in the near future. Compiled from a chat script, Community Manager Sapience confirmed the rumor and further confirmed that no server merges are planned at this time.

    Reported on Jan 13, 2014
  • Helm's Deep Launches

    Turbine has announced that, after a two day delay, the Lord of the Rings Online expansion, Helm's Deep, has officially launched. To celebrate the announcement, Turbine also has released a brand new trailer. Check it out!

    Reported on Nov 20, 2013
  • Helm's Deep Delayed to November 20th

    Turbine has announced via the Lord of the Rings Online Facebook page that the Helm's Deep expansion launch is being delayed until Wednesday, November 20th. LOTRO servers have had a rough few days with a power outage at the main data center. According to news published on Facebook, the backup servers did not kick in resulting in the need to restore data, hence the delay of the expansion launch.

    Reported on Nov 19, 2013
  • Beta Smashes Previous Record

    According to a post on the Lord of the Rings Online forum, Turbine has had to add test server realms to match the demand of players wanting to check out the Helm's Deep expansion content and assist the team with bug squashing, etc.

    Reported on Nov 14, 2013
  • Steely Dawn Starter Pack on Humble Bundle

    Turbine and the Humble Bundle folks have announced that Lord of the Rings Online is now aboard. Players can grab a Steely Dawn Starter Pack that includes some pretty sweet stuff.

    Reported on Nov 13, 2013
  • Developer Diary Discusses Incoming Class Changes

    The latest Lord of the Rings Online developer diary focuses on changes coming to most classes with the release of the Helm's Deep expansion later this fall. To give the quick and dirty, the team has produced a highlight video.

    Reported on Oct 18, 2013
  • Helm's Deep - Rich In Lore

    Turbine has been proudly showing off the locations and environments coming in the next Lord of the Rings Online expansion, Helm's Deep, that is slated to go live in November. We've tagged along on a couple of tours and have some thoughts to share. Read on before leaving your thoughts in the comments.

    Reported on Oct 02, 2013
  • The Curious Case of Lord of the Rings Online

    Lord of the Rings Online is one of the more well-known MMOs, even given its advancing age. The latest expansion has come out but is time running out on Turbine's license? In today's Tourist, we take a look at LOTRO and implications for the future. Read on before heading to the comments to join the discussion.

    Reported on Sep 26, 2013
  • Helm's Deep Pre-purchase Program Begins

    Turbine has announced that the pre-purchase option for the Lord of the Rings Online expansion, Helm's Deep, has officially started. Helm's Deep is set to launch on November 18th and can be purchased for either $29.99 or $59.99, each package coming with various in-game items.

    Reported on Sep 12, 2013
  • Helm's Deep Preview

    Turbine is continuing the player journey into Middle-earth with the Lord of the Rings Online expansion "Helm's Deep". We recently had the opportunity to find out more about the expansion and offer this exclusive preview. Read on and then let us know what you think in the comments.

    Reported on Sep 09, 2013
  • Treachery of the White Hand Now Live

    Lord of the Rings Online developers have announced that the latest game update, Treachery of the White Hand, is now live on all servers. In addition, the full patch notes have been posted on the LOTRO site for players to review.

    Reported on May 13, 2013
  • Preview Treachery of the White Hand with Turbine - SOON!

    EDIT: We've had to postpone this event, but will update with a new time soon! Our own Rob "Grakulen" Lashley will be hosting a special live stream this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. EDT / 10:30 a.m. PDT with Turbine developers. They'll be showing off the next Lord of the Rings Online content expansion, Treachery of the White Hand. Be sure to log into the MMORPG.com Live Stream channel to check it out!

    Reported on May 09, 2013
  • Developers Talk Wildermore

    Lord of the Rings Online will be updated next week with the Treachery of the White Hand content expansion. One of the main tasks players will be faced with is discovering what is causing the mysterious winter-like weather in the Wildermore zone. Turbine has released a new developer diary to shed more light on Wildermore. Check it out!

    Reported on May 07, 2013
  • Treachery of the White Hand to Launch May 13th

    Turbine has announced that the next Lord of the Rings Online update, Treachery of the White Hand, will go live across all servers on May 13th. Players are charged with finding the town of Scylfig and discover the roots of the encroaching winter.

    Reported on May 06, 2013
  • Helm's Deep Expansion Set for Late 2013

    Turbine has announced the next Lord of the Rings Online expansion. Called "Helm's Deep", the expansion will take players to the western reaches of Rohan to take part in the epic battle for the location of the same name. The level cap will be increased to 95 to accommodate the new content.

    Reported on Apr 24, 2013
  • Sixth Anniversary Party Begins

    From today through the end of the month, Lord of the Rings Online players can take part in the sixth anniversary event now live within the game. All players will receive a special anniversary gift. Premium and VIP players may also receive new character portrait frames, festival clothing, and a War Steed appearance set.

    Reported on Apr 16, 2013
  • Against the Shadow Part 2 Goes Live

    Turbine is reporting that the second part of the Against the Shadow update for Lord of the Rings Online has now gone live on all servers. The update features the second portion of the Riders of Rohan instance cluster that includes four brand new raids. In addition, significant itemization changes have been implemented.

    Reported on Mar 07, 2013
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