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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 186

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Oranda has a hobbit town! See it over on the LOTRO Forums.

Polnolunie have created a new video called "Cursed Old House!" Watch the video on the LOTRO Forums.

Hogmanay the Pig is hosting a new year get-together on Laurelin on December 31st! Read more about this event on the LOTRO Forums. 

Toast The Professor on January 3rd, 2021! Learn more about this in-game player event on Laurelin.

The Hobbity Yule Calendar continues through December! Find daily treats on their blog.

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

Kin Hall

Looking for new members to join your Kinship? Let the world know here! 

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

What does one of your main characters want as a gift?

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

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News says it is a good time to Creep! Listen to Episode 397 on LOTROPlayers.com.

LOTROstream is your first stop to find LOTRO on Twitch! This week, Manolis launches his first show on LOTROstream, Big Ed ushers in the weekend, and Druidsfire changes race and wraps up Rohan!

Also on Twitch, TheGreenEyedGamer likes elves, Geekbyte gets into Runes, and TheDwarrowScholar hunts for dwarven furniture!

Over on YouTube, Dregottems Gaming heads to the stables, Zogog cleans up Lothlorien, and Mad Matt has a day!

Fibro Jedi has you covered for a Yuletide Festival Guide! Read the guide on his blog.

Let's Talk Shop!

  • Update 28.2.1 has been released! Find the release notes on LOTRO.com.
  • Gondor has arrived to the Legendary Worlds of Anor and Ithil! Learn more about our Legendary Worlds on LOTRO.com.
  • +Cordovan has the latest news and runs Yuletide in this week's +Cord of the Rings! Watch the video on Twitch. 

Screenshot of the Week!

The Hungarian kinship SonsOfAnarchy recently held a holiday party to celebrate their first anniversary on Evernight! Besides decorating the Kinship house, the kin went on a parade around Bree. Thanks Harillien for sending in this week's screenshot. Send in your submission to lotro@standingstonegames.com!

In the News!

  • The Yuletide Festival is underway! Available through January 4th!
  • Yuletide Savings Continue! Week 3 gets you:
    • 35% off Universal Solvent
    • 50% off Enhanced Reputation Supply
    • 75% off Crafting tiers
    • Now through December 24th!
  • Store, Carry, and Share! Get 25% off:
    • Vault Storage and Shared Storage
    • Inventory Slots
    • Currency Cap
    • Now through December 24th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Enhanced XP Supply with the Coupon Code BLUEXPBAR, now through December 24th!

NOTE: This is the final LOTRO Beacon of the year. See you in 2021!


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