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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue #12

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

The Department of Strategery is full of guides that have proven useful to many players. Click here to check them out!

The Tolkien Professor streams most Fridays about Lord of the Rings and LOTRO lore! Click here for one of his recent videos.

Óculos Nerd has put together a video to help folks with Year 5 of the Scavenger Hunt! Click here to see it.

Caabal78 is posting full LOTRO world maps on Reddit! Click here to check them out!

Green Dragon Friday is holding their 9th Anniversary party on Friday! Click here for more information about this event on Laurelin.

The band Lindamar will be performing a concert called Lilthad am-Ethuil Sûl on May 27th on Laurelin! Click here to learn more about it!

Radix Lecti are celebrating their 10th Anniversary on May 28th and are extending an invitation to all of Laurelin to join them! Fireworks, racing, music, and more will take place starting at the Prancing Pony in Bree. Click here for more details!

The MMO Book Club is holding an event on Friday about the path Frodo takes from The Shire to Rivendell! Click here to read more about this May 19th event on Brandywine.

Tpmaness is a new streamer on Twitch who plays LOTRO regularly! Click here and give his channel a follow!

To nominate something for a Community Spotlight, email contact@standingstonegames.com
with the subject line "COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT"

Kin Hall

Eternal Destiny are celebrating a decade of raiding this year! This Arkenstone-based Kin is always looking for new people to join them. Click here to check out this multi-game-Kin's web site!

Email contact@standingstonegames.com with the subject line "KIN HALL" to get your Kin featured

A "proper" Hobbit doesn't get angry. Instead, they ______.

Comment on the LOTRO Forums here and you could win LOTRO Points!

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News has an Oliphaunt Guard in their latest episode. Click here to watch or listen!

Light the Beacons is back with Episode 66! Click here to get it! 

Louey7 has the Top Three classes! Click here to get his opinion about them.

Coiley's Adventures continues questing on an Elven Guardian. Click here to watch it!

PCGamesGirl helps Legolas and Gimli in her latest Let's Play! Click here to check it out!

Zogog travels to Azanarukâr in Episode 291. Click here for the video!

Syp bounces around Middle-earth in a new blog post. Click here to read about his travels!

Antipodean Writer ponders The Last Duel! Click here to read it.

The Bearded Minstrel introduces himself in a new blog post. Click here to say hello!

Let's Talk Shop!

  • Made of Lions wraps up his look at text from Class Quests in the past! Click here for the last of them.
  • The Events Schedule has been updated. Click here to see the bonuses!
  • Our Official Events Calendar is available for you to post in! Click here and let the world know about your event.
  • Cordovan continues his trek through on Landroval and answers your questions in the latest +Cord of the Rings! Click here to watch it.

Screenshot of the Week!

Amorey grabs a fantastic screenshot from Fangorn Forest this week. Click here to follow Amorey on Twitter!

In the News!

  • The Scavenger Hunt continues! Get cool stuff and explore Middle-earth in this special Anniversary event, running through July 13th!
  • LOTRO Bonus Days brings you a +25% XP Boost! Starts on May 19th and runs through May 21st.
  • The LOTRO Store is helping you Make Haste! Get 20% off:
    • Milestone Skills
    • Hurried Traveller and Returning Traveller
    • Advanced Riding Traits
    • Rally Horns
    • Now through May 25th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Rapid Crafting Boost (1 minute) x1 with the Coupon Code RAPIDDOR, now through May 25th!


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