Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar

PC / RPG / Release: Apr 24, 2007 / ESRB: T

Lord of the Rings Online 'Helm's Deep' expansion delayed

By Steve Watts, Nov 18, 2013 5:15pm PST

The Helm's Deep expansion for LotRO has been temporarily delayed, after a power outage at Turbine's main data center made the studio work to restore the existing content.

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The Lord of the Rings: Helm's Deep rides out November 18

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 12, 2013 10:00am PDT

It's taken over six years, but one of those iconic The Lord of the Rings moments players have longed for has almost arrived in LotR Online. The Battle of the Hornburg (also known as That Big Cool Siege At The End Of The Second Film) is coming in its Helm's Deep expansion, wh...

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Lord of the Rings Online: Helm's Deep expansion announced

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 24, 2013 9:45am PDT

I did like that bit in the Lord of the Rings movies when they finally stopped walking about and had a big fight. That was fun. The Battle of the Hornburg will finally come to The Lord of the Rings Online as "the most massive conflict yet" with the 'Helm's Deep' expansion. An...

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Lord of the Rings Online 'Riders of Rohan' expansion delayed

By Steve Watts, Aug 22, 2012 10:00am PDT

Lord of the Rings Online's "Riders of Rohan" expansion has been delayed to October 15, and pre-orders are getting a free gift of consumable items and points to make up for the delay.

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LOTRO 'Riders of Rohan' expansion coming September 5

By Steve Watts, Jun 05, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Lord of the Rings Online is getting its fourth major expansion, the Riders of Rohan, on September 5. Pre-purchasing the expansion nets you a few special perks and baubles.

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LOTRO expansion 'Riders of Rohan' announced, launching this fall

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2012 5:30pm PST

Developer Turbine has announced a new expansion for Lord of the Rings Online. Dubbed "Riders of Rohan," the expansion will increase the level cap and bring players to iconic locations in the lore.

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Lord of the Rings Online Revenues Have Now Tripled Since Going Free-to-Play

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 07, 2011 8:00am PST

Having stated in October 2010 that revenues had doubled for The Lord of the Rings Online after moving to a free-to-play model, developer Turbine...

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Daily Filter: November 30, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 30, 2010 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games

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"Okay, hands up who thinks that 2 guns (where one of them does NOT FIT THE GAME AT ALL) are NOT ..."

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Lord of the Rings Expanding With 'Rise of Isengard' in Fall 2011

By Garnett Lee, Nov 19, 2010 11:20am PST

As we learned at GDC Online, Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO) doubled its revenue with its move to a free to play model in September. Its new lease on life continues to gain steam today with the an

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"I've been playing since launch. The game and lore hold my interest far more than any other mmo ..."

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Lord of the Rings Online Doubles Revenue After Move to Free-to-Play

By Brian Leahy, Oct 08, 2010 3:20pm PDT

At GDC Online, Turbine revealed that revenue for Lord of the Rings Online has doubled following its switch to free-to-play with an in-game store...

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"I've been a lifetime subscriber since beta. Good to see LOTS of people running around again. ..."

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Lord of the Rings Online Free-to-Play Launching on September 10

By Brian Leahy, Aug 18, 2010 3:40pm PDT

As previously announced, Turbine's Lord of the Rings Online will officially go free-to-play on September 10. The move comes after a beta test,...

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Lord of the Rings Online Going Free-to-Play

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2010 7:20am PDT

Lord of the Rings Online publisher Warner Bros. has revealed that Turbine's Tolkien-inspired MMORPG will go free-to-play this fall, supported by...

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"FTP is really the only way to compete nowadays with the juggernaut that is WoW. If Mythic and ..."

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New LOTR Book 13 Shots Have Ice and Fishing

By Chris Faylor, Apr 16, 2008 10:38am PDT

Developer Turbine just sent over a few more screenshots from the next free update to its MMO Lord of the Rings Online (PC). Titled Book 13:...

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"One thing that irks me about MMOs is that when a cool one like LOTRO comes along, I ultimately ..."

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