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MMORPG | Genre:Fantasy | Status:Final  (rel 04/24/07)  | Pub:Midway Games
PVP:Yes | Distribution:Download,Retail | Retail Price:n/a | Pay Type:Hybrid | Monthly Fee:$14.99
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Lord of the Rings Online News

Latest Headlines for Lord of the Rings Online

  • Update 6: Shores of the Great River Trailer

    Turbine has released a new trailer from Update 6: Shores of the Great River - The Journey Towards Rohan Begins from Lord of the Rings Online. The trailer shows off some of the new locations players can scout out in the latest update. Enjoy!

    Reported on Mar 12, 2012
  • Shores of the Great River Preview

    Update 6: Shores of the Great River is poised to bring some exciting changes to Lord of the Rings Online. We have an interesting preview of some of these changes today. Read it through and then leave us your thoughts in the comments.

    Reported on Mar 11, 2012
  • Update 6 Screens

    Turbine and the Lord of the Rings Online team have released a big batch of new screenshots from Update 6: Shores of the Great River. The new screens show off LOTRO's new Soldier on Landscape feature which allows players to summon a skirmish companion in the field. It also allows players to customize the skirmish soldier to help players to take on every challenge.

    Reported on Mar 07, 2012
  • Instance Finder Being Refined

    A new developer diary has appeared on the Lord of the Rings Online site that details some refinements to the Instance Finder being implemented in Update 6. Originally introduced in Update 5, Leo "Ransroth" Zelevinsky lays out exactly what changes are incoming.

    Reported on Mar 07, 2012
  • Update 6 - Soldiers on the Landscape

    Turbine recently released Update 6 which gives players a lot of new territory to explore in the Great River Region. We've got a preview of what players can expect. Read on!

    Reported on Mar 02, 2012
  • New Explorable Areas Added

    Turbine has announced that seven new explorable areas have been added to Lord of the Rings Online. Players can now head to Thinglad, Parth Celebrant, Eorlsmead, Wailing Hills, Limlight Gorge, Brown Lands and The Rushgore for more adventures.

    Reported on Feb 29, 2012
  • Mithril Edition Announced

    Turbine has announced the released of the "Mithril Edition" of Lord of the Rings Online that will only be available at GameStop. The new version of LOTRO sports a nifty $29.99 price tag and a bunch of special edition in-game goodies.

    Reported on Feb 28, 2012
  • Buried Treasure Event Announced

    Lord of the Rings Online players will want to check in this weekend for the Buried Treasure Event. During the event, players can complete repeatable quests to earn tokens and items. There are also special event mounts, emotes, cosmetic items, housing decorations and more.

    Reported on Feb 24, 2012
  • Mounted Combat: A PVP Success?

    One of the more exciting features to be announced for the Riders of Rohan expansion to Lord of the Rings Online is mounted combat. This has gotten a lot of players very excited yet some wonder whether it will make it into LOTRO's version of PvP, Monster Play. Read on and then weigh in with your own thoughts in the comments.

    Reported on Feb 14, 2012
  • Channel Your Inner Model

    From February 9th to February 16th, Lord of the Rings Online players are challenged to dress for success in a series of in-game events and contests designed to show off fashion flair.

    Reported on Feb 10, 2012
  • Screenshot of the Week: LOTRO Edition: Winner's Announcement

    We've pored over your many awesome LOTRO screenshots for this week's "Screenshot of the Week," and today we're excited to announce the winning entry!

    Reported on Jan 27, 2012
  • Bringing Riders of Rohan in 2012

    Turbine is ready to talk about the next Lord of the Rings Online expansion, Riders of Rohan. We've got a firsthand look at what players can expect from Riders of Rohan and LotRO in 2012. Check it out!

    Reported on Jan 24, 2012
  • Screenshot of the Week: LOTRO Edition!

    Everyone loves to take screenshots of their favorite games, and we want you to share them with us and the rest of the MMORPG.com community! To that end, we're back with our latest Screenshot of the Week feature this week, and we're looking to give out some cool swag. Some of our SOTWs will be themed to a specific game, and this week is one of 'em! This week, we'll be focusing on The Lord of the Rings Online.

    Reported on Jan 23, 2012
  • The Year In Review

    Lord of the Rings Online Senior Producer Aaron "Rowan" Campbell has written a short note on the official site reviewing 2011 and what it meant to the game. Calling 2011 a "huge year", Campbell reminds players of what has passed and peeks ahead at 2012.

    Reported on Dec 26, 2011
  • New Screens Feature Update 5 Instances

    Turbine has released new Lord of the Rings Online screens showing off new instances included in last week's Update 5: The Armies of Isengard. The screens give viewers a look at the Pits of Isengard, Fangorn's Edge, and Dargnákh Unleashed instances. They are all in our Lord of the Rings Online gallery. Enjoy!

    Reported on Dec 20, 2011
  • Prince of Rohan Launches

    The latest content update for Lord of the Rings Online has been successfully launched. Called "Prince of Rohan", the new content allows players to continue the storyline started with the Rise of Isengard expansion that launched earlier in 2011. We have some launch day screens in our Lord of the Rings Online gallery. Enjoy!

    Reported on Dec 13, 2011
  • Prince of Rohan Launch Dated

    Turbine has released the launch date for the upcoming content expansion to Lord of the Rings Online. Prince of Rohan will officially deploy on December 12th.

    Reported on Dec 08, 2011
  • The Prince of Rohan Preview

    Lord of the Rings Online players have been enjoying the Rise of Isengard expansion for a couple of months. With the recent Prince of Rohan update, players continue the epic storyline. We have a preview of some of the content players will encounter in Prince of Rohan. Read on and then leave us a comment or two.

    Reported on Dec 04, 2011
  • The Prince of Rohan Content Update Screens

    Turbine has released six new screenshots from Lord of the Rings Online. The screens come via the next patch, Update 6: The Prince of Rohan. The storyline continues the one started in the Rise of Isengaard expansion. Check the screens out in our Lord of the Rings Online gallery.

    Reported on Nov 30, 2011
  • Rise of Isengard & F2P Goodness

    With the recent release of the Lord of the Rings expansion, Rise of Isengard, interest has once again been sparked by Turbine's venerable game. In our latest look at LOTRO, MMORPG.com's Lori May checks out the game, its F2P revenue model and more. Read on!

    Reported on Nov 06, 2011