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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 167

By Cordovan


In the News!

  • The Midsummer Festival is now underway! The festival runs through July 20th. 
  • LOTRO Bonus Days bring you +25% Skirmish Marks! Now through July 5th
  • Summer Sales are now underway! Get deep discounts every week in July! This week, get:
    • 35% off Inventory Upgrades
    • 50% off Deed Boosts
    • 75% off Warsteed Colors
    • Now through July 9th!
  • Double Bonus Points are back! Get twice the Bonus Points in the LOTRO Store through July 6th!
  • A Legendary Sale!
    • Get 20% off:
      • Legendary Level Cap Increase
      • Legendary Stat Upgrade
      • Relic Packs
      • Legacies, Legendary Slot Unlock, and Tier Upgrades
    • Get 50% off:
      • Scrolls of Combination (50+) and Relic Removal Scrolls (level 50+)
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Battle Potion of Restoration x5 with the Coupon Code 5BATTLEREST, now through July 9th!

Community Spotlights

Fibro Jedi is working on a guide to the Midsummer Festival! Find it here

The Weatherstock Concert Series begins July 11h on the Bree Festival grounds on Landroval! 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 Lights of Valar is a Rank 10 kinship that was established in 2019. We are a large, Popular, active kin with an exquisitely decorated Kinship house in Belfalas. The Kin house is equipped with all the crafting stations, premium ingredient crate, banker, barber, as well as entrances to mordor and mordor besieged. They have an amazing web site and Discord, and you can learn more about them here!

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

If you could go to the wedding with any Lord of the Rings character, who would you go with and why?

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

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News has a Sanswinda special! Click here for their latest show.

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! This week, Wynnie runs Midsummer, Ooger does a special edition, and The Tolkien Professor talks lore!

Also on TwitchDruidsfire runs The Great Wedding, Keepsmeiling experiences Midsummer, and PositivelyEvil brings a coffee break! 

Over on YouTubeBeginning of Days runs the Midsummer, Andang heads to Bombadil, and Raelunil has a promise of sunflowers!

Let's Talk Shop!

  • The Great Wedding is now available! Click here to learn about this special event. 
  • Update 27 has been released! Click here for the Release Notes. 
  • The soundtrack to Update 26: Mists of Wilderland is now on YouTube! Click here for the playlist.
  • Through the end of July, silver 'Boosts' presents and gold 'Advanced Supplies' Hobbit Presents will include an extra cosmetic gift in celebration of this Midsummer wedding.

Screenshot of the Week!

The Minstrel Gneyma fights Shelob in our newest LOTRO Screenshot of the Week! Thank you, John, for sending in this week's screenshot, and shout out to the kinship The House of Elendil! Send them to contact@standingstonegames.com!

NOTE: There will not be a LOTRO Beacon next week. See you in two weeks!


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