The Lord of the Rings Online Archive

  • Lord of the Rings Online Goes Free-to-Play This Fall

    Lord of the Rings Online Goes Free-to-Play This Fall

    Walking in the footsteps of Dungeons and Dragons Online, Turbine’s other MMORPG Lord of the Rings Online is adopting a new free-to-play business model. Personally, I don’t know if this is good news or bad news, as I was hooked on the game for months […]

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  • The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria Debut Teaser

    The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria Debut Teaser

    Now that you know how The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria will be released this fall, you are probably eager to see the game in action, right? Well unfortunately no game footage has been released yet, but Turbine did just launch this […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria Releasing in Three SKUs This Fall

    Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria Releasing in Three SKUs This Fall

    After teaming up with Midway for the release of The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar last year, Turbine has now partnered up with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to get the first true LOTRO expansion, Mines of Moria, distributed throughout the North American […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online “Welcome Back Weekend” Underway

    Lord of the Rings Online “Welcome Back Weekend” Underway

    In continued celebration of The Lord of the Rings Online‘s first anniversary, Turbine is now offering former North American subscribers a chance to log back in and rekindle their love for virtual Middle-earth exploration over a free weekend of play. Between now and Monday, May […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online Anniversary Celebration: Book 13 Launches, In-Game Events, New Limited Time Subscription Plans

    Lord of the Rings Online Anniversary Celebration: Book 13 Launches, In-Game Events, New Limited Time Subscription Plans

    To celebrate the 1st anniversary of The Lord of the Rings Online (the best MMORPG ever, in my opinion), Turbine has announced a slew of special promotions and game features to treat online Middle-earth adventurers to. The headliner is clearly today’s North American launch of […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online “Book 10: The City of the Kings” Launch Trailer

    Lord of the Rings Online “Book 10: The City of the Kings” Launch Trailer

    “Book 10: The City of the Kings,” the second free content update for The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar, has just been launched, expanding the brilliant MMORPG with over 100 new quests, new Reputation and Bartering systems, the continuation of the game’s […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online Player Music Developer Diary

    Lord of the Rings Online Player Music Developer Diary

    Turbine Audio Director Geoff Scott presents an in-depth look at the incredible player music system in Lord of the Rings Online in this new video developer diary. Player music is such a cool feature, one of many that sets LOTRO apart from all the other […]

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  • E3 2007: New Lord of the Rings Online Trailers

    E3 2007: New Lord of the Rings Online Trailers

    Midway has rolled out two new trailers for the brilliant Lord of the Rings Online MMORPG that has taken North America and Europe by storm since it launched this spring. [gv data=”/wp-content/uploads/Games/LordOfTheRingsOnline/Trailers/trailer2_08_full.flv” width=”416″ height=”352″][/gv] [gv data=”/wp-content/uploads/Games/LordOfTheRingsOnline/Trailers/evendim_for_windows_1024_768.flv” width=”416″ height=”352″][/gv]

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  • First Game Update for Lord of the Rings Online Dated

    First Game Update for Lord of the Rings Online Dated

    Turbine and Codemasters have today announced the official release plans for the first free game update to The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar, the hit new MMORPG that has taken North America and Europe by storm. Entitled “Book 9: Shores of Evendim”, […]

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  • Lord of the Rings Online Teaser Trailer

    Lord of the Rings Online Teaser Trailer

    Continuing what has become a weekly update of Lord of the Rings Online video footage, today we have a new teaser trailer for Turbine’s much-anticipated MMORPG due out later this month. [gv data=”/wp-content/uploads/Games/LordOfTheRingsOnline/Trailers/lotro_teaser_english.flv” width=”416″ height=”352″][/gv]

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