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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.