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Lord of the Rings Online is one of those MMOs, at least for me. You know the ones I mean. They're great games for the most part, but for whatever reason you've quit and returned and quit and returned to them more times than you can count. With yesterday's announcement of the forthcoming Helm's Deep...

April 25th 2013 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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Lord of the Rings Online's fifth expansion has been announced, and Middle-earth explorers will travel to Helm's Deep sometime in the Fall of 2013. Turbine is raising the game's level cap to 95, while the epic storyline will continue through the western plains of Rohan and allow players to directl...

April 24th 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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Turbine has graced us with another behind-the-scenes video focused on Riders of Rohan's production process. This time around, the star is composer Chance Thomas, who says that penning Tolkien-inspired tunes is like "walking on sacred ground." Senior world designer Chris Pierson agrees, and he sa...

July 5th 2012 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Lord of the Rings Online fans are still suffering a bit of sticker shock over Riders of Rohan's price point, but Turbine is gamely soldiering on with its publicity plans. LotRO's fourth expansion is coming in September, and the firm has just released a new behind-the-scenes featurette that looks...

June 13th 2012 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Lord of the Rings Online fans have been speculating for a while, wondering what the name of Volume III, Book 1 was going to be. Turbine's Sapience has been giving increasingly specific hints in a hangman-style game in the forums. Now the game's over, he's had his fun, and we have a title. Volume...

January 28th 2010 at 6:45pm 0 Comments