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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 62

By OliveYew


Community Spotlights

Shirefest will take place on Crickhollow June 22nd-24th. Click here to see the full 27 band lineup and find out all about the musicians on Crickhollow Music!

Calling all bands on Landroval! The Weatherstock X band applications are now open through June 11th! Click here for application details.

The Bearded Minstrel is back with a new episode of Things You May Have Missed: The Strongholds of the North! Click here to watch.

Chickening Around is a LOTRO webcomic that has returned with new content and regular updates! Click here to check it out.

The second annual Brandywine Summer Music Festival will be held on Saturday, June 9th on the Bree Festival grounds stage! Click here for more information.

Material Middle-earth has posted a visual collection of greatswords you can find in the game! You can view them by clicking here.

Lina Wilowwood created a new video featuring the Brandywine River, with tons of lore information included! You can watch the video here and read about the making of the video here.

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

Kin Hall

The Infamy Kinship is Brandywine based kinship that has been around for over 7 years and has been inactive for the last couple of years but are now back in the game. They are rebuilding the kinship from the ground up and are looking for any and all who would like to join! They are a North American based kinship that is welcoming players who are new to the game or long-time veterans. They are also looking for more members to be part of our raid group that will be doing weekly raids. You can click here for more info!

Email LOTRO@standingstonegames.com with the subject line "KIN HALL" to get your Kin featured

What's your pets favorite snack?

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

Fansite News

FibroJedi has released another episode of his Warden Gameplay! Click here to watch Episode 15 - Retaking Weathertop Solo Instance.

GameolioDan continues his LOTRO Let's Play Series with Part 107 - Parth Aduial! Click here to watch.

There's a new LOTRO Players News up! Click here to watch episode 255: Sana the Disgruntled Hunter.

Andang continues through their progression though Mordor in their newest video. Click here to watch Hero of Gondor Part 51!

Louey7 finishes up quests in Othrikar and moves on to Nan Amlug West and Annudir! Click here to follow along.

In the News!

  • We will be conducting weekly world restarts every Tuesday starting at 7:00 AM Eastern time. Click here to read the announcement.
  • LOTRO Bonus Days brings you Hobnanigans now through Jun 3rd!
  • Reminder: There will be an Anniversary Encore June 8th through June 17th.

Screenshot of the Week!

This screenshot was sent to us by Horistas von der Faust von Ered Luin!

Let's Talk Shop!


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    • Riding Skills
    • Select Mounts
    • Movement Speed Buffs
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