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Ithilgalad Crafting Components

I am currently lvl 124 and i was thinking can i farm thease crafting component boxes on my lvl or lover? Or do i need to complete instances at 130 + and if you have any good tips to get gear it would be appriciated...


Quest has me travel from Rivendell to the Blue Mountains. Decided to ride there the old-fashioned way. My word, Middle-Earth is beautiful.


Is LOTRO considered ''canon'' in the Tolkien universe (legendarium?)?


Best class for Dwarf?

What is the best Class for Dwarf? What class would a Dwarf be lore-wise? What classes are the best for Dwarf min-max-wise? What about that new race of dwarves? How are they different? In short, it's annoying that on forums people say th


WOW player looking to play LOTRO...

Massive LOTR/ Hobbit fan and looking at this game. Although its age, it still looks solid graphically, and gameplay wise holds up from looking a YouTube videos. How is the server pop? And r there expansions required to play?


The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 145


Traversing the Misty Mountains


Returning player with a profession question

Hey everyone, Returning to the game after a couple of years and before I choose a crafting profession, which one is most relevant for end game at this point? Since it is my first character made in years, I want to have a very profitable profession t


Landroval or Arkenstone?

I played a lot on Landroval (the rp server) and on Brandywine. I'm coming back to the game after a long time being gone. I read that the most populated server is now Arkenstone. Is that true?


I'm impressed by how good this game still looks


Back in this, need some advice

Hey all! I got a L25 Minstrel on Anor last year and had to stop due to busy work, but I'm back. Originally I wanted to play on Anor so I could experience the content in phases and not feel so intimidated, but out of curiosity, I went on Evernight an


Returning Player

Hey everyone, I’m coming back after a long time (since riders of rohan was coming) and at that time I didn’t know how to play the game. I’m more of an explorer player. I want to travel and see the locations of the books and movies. Is there an


Mathom-Gear lvl 130

Hi there, I got a bunch of those Mathom-armor-boxes. Atm Im at lvl 122. Should I just open them, or wait until I hit 130? Are those items trash at 130? Thank you :)


PlayWrite now comes with QuestWrite!

Hi, me again. I just pushed a new beta to GitHub that includes QuestWrite in PlayWrite. **QuestWrite** is a software for player run quests and utilizes the same systems as PlayWrite for explanations, story etc. [Head on over and have a looksee!](ht


Difference between weapon types?

What’s the difference/advantages between the different weapon types? Which ones are ideal for which class? Any tips or links to guides about weapons would be greatly appreciated,


Legit cd-key reseller for lotro expansions?

So I was looking to buy a kin friend the moria expansion (he has even less to spend on the game than me, so was looking to do something nice). However, I'm not employed as of now, and am looking to spend as little as possible. The marketplace has the


Is there a craft/gathering site for LOTRO like Garland's Toolbase (ffxiv)

ffxiv has an absolutely brilliant search engine for crafting and gathering. shows you how to get the materials, your level, stats, etc. LOTRO have anything like that? I've yet to craft/gather (new) so not sure if craft/gathering in this game is simp


What do people mean by "Do rep items for LP"??

I'm a new player and almost level 20 on my Hunter, and completed many of the deeds in Ered Luin and Shire. I was reading a post about LP farming [here](https://www.reddit.com/r/lotro/comments/dmsfew/about_lotropoints_and_speedrunning_them/), and som


Thanks to the community, and some Hunter specific questions.

Thanks guys I have been easing into this game as a complete newbie and I keep asking such newbie questions, you guys give me great answers. I've gone VIP, I've bought a quad pack on sale, and I am ready to GO! I am playing on Arkenstone and hoping to


Ever looking for a good free side game to accompany your Lotro while you are waiting? Axis and Allies: The Battle for Arda (basically very complicated lotr Risk)


Returning player, after years, looking for people to start at 1 and level together.

Not sure if people level together or need to in LOTRO. haven't play in years. just seeing if anyone is in the same boat.


Any advice for a console player?

I really want to get into the game but I’m struggling to come to terms with playing on PC. Ever since being a child I’ve never played PC games beyond things like Sim City etc and have always played all my games on consoles. So I fell like that


Beneath Your Feet podcast is available again!


Thinking about making Visual Enhancement Guide for LOTRO - share your tricks

Hey, With some things that I've found in recent times (like Nvidia's SGSSAA to remove shimmering or Reshade's Deband to remove massive color banding artifacts on night sky and around object that LOTRO has by default), and along with some more basic


Controller support?

hey, so, i know this is a wow style game os i guess fair enough if not.. but Does this game have nay conttroller support? is it possible to use an x box controller for it liek ido with other games on pc? if so, is it relatively easy to set up?


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I'm impressed by how good this game still looks

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Traversing the Misty Mountains

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Quest has me travel from Rivendell to the Blue Mountains. Decided to ride there the old-fashioned way. My word, Middle-Earth is beautiful.

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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 145

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Back in this, need some advice

Hey all! I got a L25 Minstrel on Anor last year and had to stop due to busy work, but I'm back. Originally I wanted to play on Anor so I could experience the content in phases and not feel so intimidated, but out of curiosity, I went on Evernight an [..]


Returning player with a profession question

Hey everyone, Returning to the game after a couple of years and before I choose a crafting profession, which one is most relevant for end game at this point? Since it is my first character made in years, I want to have a very profitable profession t [..]


Landroval or Arkenstone?

I played a lot on Landroval (the rp server) and on Brandywine. I'm coming back to the game after a long time being gone. I read that the most populated server is now Arkenstone. Is that true? [..]


WOW player looking to play LOTRO...

Massive LOTR/ Hobbit fan and looking at this game. Although its age, it still looks solid graphically, and gameplay wise holds up from looking a YouTube videos. How is the server pop? And r there expansions required to play? [..]


Ithilgalad Crafting Components

I am currently lvl 124 and i was thinking can i farm thease crafting component boxes on my lvl or lover? Or do i need to complete instances at 130 + and if you have any good tips to get gear it would be appriciated... [..]


Best class for Dwarf?

What is the best Class for Dwarf? What class would a Dwarf be lore-wise? What classes are the best for Dwarf min-max-wise? What about that new race of dwarves? How are they different? In short, it's annoying that on forums people say th [..]


Is LOTRO considered ''canon'' in the Tolkien universe (legendarium?)?

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