Lord of the Rings Online patch adds plenty of attractive loot — in lockboxes
Now players who spring for keys to open the Mordor lootboxes might find an Osgiliath travel mount (which can also be obtained via an Ashes vendor), earrings with a “cosmetic effect,” or a Lasgalen Owl vanity pet. The small patch also worked in a fix for a launcher crash issue and adjusted the challenge requirements for Abyss of Mordath’s first boss.
Destructoid recently published a piece in which the game’s endurance and fun factor were singled out for praise. “It nails the wanderlust that is inherently tied to frolicking around a rendition of Middle-earth,” the author said.