rise of isengard

LOTRO Legendarium: Ranking Lord of the Rings Online’s Eriador zones from worst to best

Probably like many of you, I have gone through the initial zones in Lord of the Rings Online more times than I can count...

LOTRO Legendarium: Ranking LOTRO’s expansions from worst to best

Every once in a while, it's a lot of fun to sit down and rank things in your favorite geeky franchises. A while back,...

LOTRO Legendarium: How did Lord of the Rings Online do in 2019?

When we gave Lord of the Rings Online the award this year for the Most Underrated MMORPG on the market, it came with plenty...

The Daily Grind: How can MMOs spice up progression servers midway through?

Just about a year ago, Lord of the Rings Online opened the doors to its very first progression server ruleset. It was a huge...

Lord of the Rings Online’s Legendary servers roll out 2011’s Rise of Isengard expansion

For the last week or two, Justin has been nervously playing Lord of the Rings Online's progression server, convinced that Standing Stone was about...
Ah, no.

LOTRO Legendarium: A timeline of Lord of the Rings Online from 1994 to 2019

When I wrapped up writing my previous LOTRO column on the game's first year of live operation, I felt that I had left this...

LOTRO Legendarium: A trip back through LOTRO’s expansions

Now that we're in the thick of Lord of the Rings Online: Mordor (which I'm still enjoying very much), my mind has taken a...

LOTRO Legendarium: Mordor’s pre-order is flat-out ridiculous

Outrageous. Ridiculous. Exciting. Exploitative. Controversial. This past week's announcement of Lord of the Rings Online: Mordor's launch date and pre-order packages set ablaze discussions and...

PSA: Lord of the Rings Online expansions are on sale

Steam isn't the only place where you can get a good deal on MMOs this holiday season. Lord of the Rings Online is holding...