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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 228

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

TheOneRing.net chats with members of the LOTRO team! Watch their interview on the One Ring YouTube channel.

The Yuletide Festival begins on December 9th! Get ready for the event with Fibro Jedi's guide!

Gonz has completed his Fate of Gundabad explorer's guide! Get these great maps on his web site.

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

Events Calendar

The Hobbitey Yule Calendar kicks off this weekend and needs your help! Read more on the Lost Order of the Mathom blog.

The 13th Annual Grand Elven Ball takes place this Saturday on Laurelin! Read more about this big event on LOTRO Artists.

TheeGreenEyedGamer is hosting a group session for slayer and discovery deeds this Saturday on Laurelin! Read more on her Twitter feed.

Polnolunie presents Songs of the Night Bird this Saturday on Laurelin! Get more information on the LOTRO Artists web site.

Winterfest takes place next weekend! Get more information about this three day concert event on Crickhollow on LOTRO Artists.

If your character were in the books, who would they replace?

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

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News finds the dragon in the room! Listen to episode 436 on the LOTRO Players web site.

Bludborn has revived his podcast to talk about the latest news from Enad Global 7! Hear his podcast on Anchor.fm.

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! This week Beneath Your Feet goes on a pub crawl, Plugin Along writes a soliloquey, and A Random In Middle Earth heads into the Dead Marshes!

Also on Twitch, PoteenOBowen runs a red line burglar, AesirSecrets feels sassy, and keepsmeiling runs Fate of Gundabad!

Over on YouTube, Louey7 has the latest news from EG7 and LOTRO, GamerPenny runs Attack of Zudrungund, and Zogog Journeys to the Past!

Bio Break travels into Angmar! Read Syp's thoughts on the blog.

Let's Talk Shop!

Screenshot of the Week!

LOTROscreens grabs this intense screenshot from The Den of Pughlak in this week's Screenshot of the Week! You can find LOTROscreens on Twitter. Submit your screenshot for consideration by emailing it to lotro@standingstonegames.com.

In the News!

  • LOTRO Bonus Days bring you Hobnanigans and +25% Skirmish Marks, now through December 5th! Also, Belegaer, Gwaihir, and Sirannon have a +20% Virtue XP boost through December 19th!
  • The Yuletide Festival begins on December 9th starting at 10:00 AM Eastern (-5 GMT)! This year's event runs through January 3rd, 2022.
  • Yuletide Savings begin! Get special deals each week in December! This week, get:
    • 75% off the Keepsakes of the Grey Mountains Bundle
    • 50% off High Elf!
    • 35% off Tracery Reclamation Scrolls
    • Now through December 9th!
  • Friends of Radagast! Get 20% off:
    • Select Pets and Kites
    • Select Housing Items
    • Select Mounts
    • Now through December 9th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Rejuvenation Potion x5 with the Coupon Code FULFILLED, now through December 9th!


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