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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 164

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Shirefest takes place this weekend on Crickhollow! Click here to learn more about this three-day concert!

A new edition of the Auenland Boten has been published! Get a freshly printed copy of the RP newspaper from Belegaer here.

The Elven community Randir va Arda invites all interested players to their anniversary in Falathlorn! More information can be found here.

Valimaro Taurthir presents his new RP event "The Sowing of the Withered Tree" on Belegaer in June! You can find a preview trailer here.

The Knights of the White Lady kinship is celebrating their 13th Anniversary with a parade through Bree-townand more! Join them at Noon Eastern on June 14th on Landroval!

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

What is the largest size ale in a dwarf-folk tavern called?

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

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News finds a hobbit conspiracy! Click here for Episode 360!

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! Find recent shows by Big Ed Mustafa, Druidsfire, and Balviel!

Also on Twitch, Bludborn finds the world ahead, Trinno_ hangs out for PvP, and dactiis debuts adventure!

Over on YouTube, Dvalin says now is a great time to return, Dragonfly Mage displays some ambience, and Benjamin runs Hobnanigans!

Gussy streams regularly on Mixer! Find a recent benefit for Feeding America here.

Fibro Jedi tries a week without combat! Click here to read about it. 

The band Northern Pride recently performed some movie music in-game! Click here for the video.

Let's Talk Shop!

  • The Tournament of the Twins begins next week! The event server Bombadil will open at Noon Eastern (-4 GMT) on Wednesday, June 17th and run through July 14th. More info next week.
  • Update 26.2.1 has been released! Click here for the Release Notes. 
  • Cordovan has the latest news and does some questing in the latest +Cord of the Rings! Click here for the video.

Screenshot of the Week!

Herfarwyn from Crickhollow overlooks Sâd Doldúr in this week's Screenshot of the Week! Thanks Tina for sending in this week's screenshot. Submit your screenshot by emailing it to contact@standingstonegames.com!

In the News!

  • LOTRO Bonus Days bring you a +20% Virtue XP Boost! Now through June 14th.
  • Select expansions are available for 99 LOTRO Points through August 31st! Click here to learn more. 
  • Relive your Favorite Chapters! Get 20% off:
    • Gift of the Valar and Blessing of the Valar
    • 3rd Age Item Drove
    • Legacy Scroll Box
    • Now through June 18th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Slayer Deed Accelerator (60 minutes) with the Coupon Code HOUROFSLAY, now through June 18th!


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