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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 229

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Louey7 has created a guide to end game in LOTRO! See his thoughts and get great advice and tips in his YouTube video.

Norlackale has shared a complete up to date map of Middle-earth on Reddit! Get the detailed map in the LOTRO Reddit!

The Order of the Lost Mathom invite you to their Songburrow Yule tree raising this Sunday! Get more information in the Lost Mathom blog.

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

Concert Calendar

Winterfest runs through the weekend on Crickhollow! Learn more about this massive annual player-run concert on the LOTRO Artists web site

Mondbarden invite you to a Christmas Party this Sunday on Belegaer! Read more about the event on LOTRO Artists.

Die Bunten Vögel fly in for December Oaks this Saturday on Laurelin! Get more information on LOTRO Artists.

Email lotro@standingstonegames.com with the subject line "Concert Calendar" to let us know about your upcoming event

Which mineral or gem should we add to Gundabad?

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

Fansite News

The Hobbitey Yule Calendar is now underway! Get daily bits of fun on their blog.

Laurel's Den has your Yule Outfit Collection! Get great cosmetic ideas in the blog.

Fibro Jedi has long had one of the best guides for the Yuletide Festival! Get everything you need to know in his blog.

Fibro Jedi also has your master list of Yuletide Festival rewards! Get all the info and images on the Fibro Jedi Blog for Yuletide.

Deco du Milieu has compiled new housing decorations from the Gundabad instances! See them on the Deco du Milieu web site.

LOTRO Players News are Trailer Park Champions! Find out why on the LOTRO Players web site.

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! This week AgentBrigman bakes bread (for real!), Redberen nears 140, and  Druidsfire puns in Gundabad!

Also on Twitch, Bludborn quests at 140, Captain_Fenhu runs a hobbit, and ProfessorTeacherG peeks around corners!

Over on YouTube, Eldergamer Girl finds every lost ingot, MisterB Plays gets started, and Pineleaf finds the deadly dinner!

Let's Talk Shop!

Screenshot of the Week!

Linawillow says hello to cluckland in this week's Screenshot of the Week! You can find @lina_willow on Twitter for more fun screenshots. Submit your screenshot for consideration by emailing it to lotro@standingstonegames.com!

In the News!

  • Belegaer, Gwaihir, and Sirannon have a +20% Virtue XP boost through December 19th!
  • Yuletide Savings Continue! Now through December 16th get:
    • 75% off Select Ingredient Packs
    • 50% off Crafting Carry-alls
    • 35% off Character Race Changes
  • Unleash Your Potential! Get 20% off:
    • Keys
    • Universal Solvents
    • Universal Morale and Power Potions
    • Deed Boosts
    • Now through December 16th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Tome of Defence (90 Minutes) with the Coupon Code DEFENDER, now through December 16th!


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