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Best lines for dwarf RK (lvling/grouping)

Any advice on best template for levelling and later for group content? (Lvl 18 on laurelin atm) cheers


Install/Download Issue client_surface.dat

I decided to reinstall this weekend since I haven't played the game since 2010 and I've got a hankering for some LOTR. ​ I've been trying to download the game using the stand-alone launch for almost two days, every time I get to download


New player downloading the game

What should I expect


Mithril Coins: what is the best use?

I bought 250 because of the 30% off deal. Should I save them for a premium house, or what is the best way to use them?


Returning player looking for an active group to play with

Hi, im a returning player to the game. I used to play a lot on the Brandywine server. But i would enjoy to play in the legendary server just would like to find some people to enjoy it with.


Free player

Can I play this game for completely free?


Pauses and stuttering in the game

My computer is i78650 at 3.6 hz, titan cards pascal times two in sli mode, 32 gig ram. Running the 64 bit client. using audeze mobius headset ( heard creative card causes stuttering) ​ ive locked fps at 120 since monitor is 120 hz and g


Returning- Looking for people to play with

Hi everyone! I used to play LOTRO on Crickhollow and I have a hunter and RK, both about level 30-40 (I do not remember exactly atm.) I am interested in returning to play but having someone to quest with would help me stick around much longer than whe


LOTRO in-game Store not working

So I was going to check out the sales, but when I try to open the store I just get the empty black frame. Other people were commenting on it taking a long time to load, but I left it for an hour and nothing happened. I also attempted opening the st


Old packs should be free

In these days every mmorpg (with many expansion or dlc) will do old packs free or very cheap. But for lotro its cost too much. For old servers level cap is high and requierments is high too(Need to buy moria isengard rohan helms deep gondor and mord


Guardian Dps

I’m thinking about making a guardian mainly for pvp, however I’d like to know if their damage is good enough for them to roll dps in endgame instances or is tank the only viable option?


Laurelin RP group play

A friend and I decided to start the game over and are going to be going through a slow play through the epic story chapters while RP’ing. We are looking for more members to fill our group. Drop a comment if interested!


Captain changes in the works

Cordovan read out some patch notes on upcoming (later this month, early next) Captain changes in his stream last Friday. You can see it here [https://youtu.be/j42oVVGYqFQ](https://youtu.be/j42oVVGYqFQ)


What trait tree for a captain?

Hello all, So I'm starting a captain and I have no idea what trait tree to choose. My captain's a high-elf with a two-handed weapon and I'm mainly going to play solo content with it. So I've looked at the three trees and I feel like I can already d


Suggestions for graphics mod/texture packs

Trying to give this game a little bit more of a graphical finish so any suggestions are appreciated


Today - July 20 - is Weatherstock XI, a concert featuring dozens of bands on Landroval


Laketown, a place where business flourishes.....

​ https://i.redd.it/hqzcr8clpgb31.jpg


New PC - Having issues launching LOTRO

I recently switched back from a Mac to PC for LOTRO, and I’m beginning to realize that I’m missing a few steps? Can someone point me to a handy startup guide on any additional software that I should download in order to get the game up and runnin


I'm retuning after a 4-year hiatus. How best can I enjoy the game these days?

​ [New character awaits suggestions eagerly!](https://i.redd.it/65hm5cep6eb31.jpg)


Choosing the right skirmish soldier for each of my alts...

Hi people, hope you are doing great. I have 9 chars actually, most between 67/80, in Laurelin server, and even if is a little too late to correct the type of role of their skirmish's soldier have each, my ocd push me to get it right, so I created a


Do you RP and if so, where?

Just a general question because I’m curious. Personally I play mainly in Bree on Laurelin.


Landroval or laurelin for RP?

Which has more consistent RP? Landroval seems kinda dead except for the shire


Pelargir Help

Can anybody help me duo Pelargir Epic Battle? I need to complete it to advance the epic but I’m horrible at epic battles and I always fail on the last part. I’m a red line hunter on Landroval.


When should new players start working on BBs?

And are there any guides for newbies?


Downloading issues even on website client?

I'm trying to get back into the game and I'm experiencing the typical rocky download and install process. I am using the 'standard resolution' option off of their website since I have heard steam/high definition textures cause problems with the initi


MMO Top Weekly News/Posts

Returning player looking for an active group to play with

Hi, im a returning player to the game. I used to play a lot on the Brandywine server. But i would enjoy to play in the legendary server just would like to find some people to enjoy it with. [..]


New player downloading the game

What should I expect [..]


Captain changes in the works

Cordovan read out some patch notes on upcoming (later this month, early next) Captain changes in his stream last Friday. You can see it here [https://youtu.be/j42oVVGYqFQ](https://youtu.be/j42oVVGYqFQ) [..]


Returning- Looking for people to play with

Hi everyone! I used to play LOTRO on Crickhollow and I have a hunter and RK, both about level 30-40 (I do not remember exactly atm.) I am interested in returning to play but having someone to quest with would help me stick around much longer than whe [..]


Mithril Coins: what is the best use?

I bought 250 because of the 30% off deal. Should I save them for a premium house, or what is the best way to use them? [..]


Pauses and stuttering in the game

My computer is i78650 at 3.6 hz, titan cards pascal times two in sli mode, 32 gig ram. Running the 64 bit client. using audeze mobius headset ( heard creative card causes stuttering) ​ ive locked fps at 120 since monitor is 120 hz and g [..]


Guardian Dps

I’m thinking about making a guardian mainly for pvp, however I’d like to know if their damage is good enough for them to roll dps in endgame instances or is tank the only viable option? [..]


Laurelin RP group play

A friend and I decided to start the game over and are going to be going through a slow play through the epic story chapters while RP’ing. We are looking for more members to fill our group. Drop a comment if interested! [..]


Best lines for dwarf RK (lvling/grouping)

Any advice on best template for levelling and later for group content? (Lvl 18 on laurelin atm) cheers [..]


Install/Download Issue client_surface.dat

I decided to reinstall this weekend since I haven't played the game since 2010 and I've got a hankering for some LOTR. ​ I've been trying to download the game using the stand-alone launch for almost two days, every time I get to download [..]


Suggestions for graphics mod/texture packs

Trying to give this game a little bit more of a graphical finish so any suggestions are appreciated [..]


Free player

Can I play this game for completely free? [..]


LOTRO in-game Store not working

So I was going to check out the sales, but when I try to open the store I just get the empty black frame. Other people were commenting on it taking a long time to load, but I left it for an hour and nothing happened. I also attempted opening the st [..]


What trait tree for a captain?

Hello all, So I'm starting a captain and I have no idea what trait tree to choose. My captain's a high-elf with a two-handed weapon and I'm mainly going to play solo content with it. So I've looked at the three trees and I feel like I can already d [..]


Old packs should be free

In these days every mmorpg (with many expansion or dlc) will do old packs free or very cheap. But for lotro its cost too much. For old servers level cap is high and requierments is high too(Need to buy moria isengard rohan helms deep gondor and mord [..]