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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 166

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Summerfest IV takes place this weekend on Brandywine! Click here for details about this large in-game player-run concert.

D&CoduMilieu recently chatted with Scenario and Baccata about housing! Click here for the interview.

I Love Fried Orc is debuting a Beta version of a Trait Tree Planner! Click here to check it out.

Araphorn has created a web site to help you find all you need to know about every class and how to build and play them at end game! Click here to check out LotroHQ.com!

A Summer Poetry Competition takes place on Laurelin on June 27th! Click here for event details.  

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

Kin Hall

The Forsaken Lonelanders are a casual kinship on Landroval with an awesome Kinhouse, full crafting facilities, a supplier, a vault, and more! They also have a Discord server for voice, text, and meme chat. The Kinship also has a web site that can be found here

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

What would make a good gift for Aragorn and Arwen for their wedding?

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

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News pays tribute to Sir Ian Holm in their latest episode. Click here for the show!

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! This week, Gondor has a Druidsfire, Minas Morgul has an Ooger, and a fellowship has 2old!

Also on Twitch, Gussymarie is back from Mixer, EstelAli raids, and Blood of Loki uses classic gear!

Over on YouTube, Mateusz has video of a memorial to Ian Holm on Laurelin, Kindle Burstik is a human Legolas, and Mad Matt shares a day in the life!

Learning LOTRO discusses mounts! Click here for the latest guide.

Players recently mourned the passing of Sir Ian Holm in-game. Click here to read about it on Kotaku UK. 

Let's Talk Shop!

  • All quests and raids are free through August 31st! Click here to get a coupon and learn more!
  • The Tournament of the Twins is now live! Click here to learn more about this limited time event!
  • +Cordovan has the latest news and gets started on Bombadil in the latest +Cord of the Rings! Click here for the video. 

Screenshot of the Week!

Xharleon from Crickhollow recently held a party with the Kin Harvesters of the Dark, and grabbed this creenshot from the event! Thanks, Xharleon, for sending this in. Submit your screenshot by emailing it to contact@standingstonegames.com!

In the News!

  • The Spring Festival is back for an encore! Available through June 29th.
  • Double Bonus Points are back! Get double the bonus points in the LOTRO Store, now through July 6th!
  • Go There and Back Again! Get 30% off:
    • Milestone Skills
    • Hurried Traveller and Returning Traveller
    • Advanced Riding Traits
    • Rally Horns
    • Now through July 2nd! 
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Fall Immunity Injury x5 with the Coupon Code FALLIMMUNE, now through July 2nd!


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