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06.01.13
The Road to Mordor: The Age of Men
06.01.13

The Road to Mordor: The Age of Men

There's a movie poster tagline that I've seen copied numerous times. It goes along the lines of, "N...

By J. Olivetti,   06.01.13
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08.11.12
The Road to Mordor: LotRO's next four expansions
08.11.12

The Road to Mordor: LotRO's next four expansions

With under a month to go until Riders of Rohan hits the digital starting gate and gallops past th...

By J. Olivetti,   08.11.12
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04.07.12
The Road to Mordor: Rise of Isengard report card
04.07.12

The Road to Mordor: Rise of Isengard report card

It's been a half-year since Lord of the Rings Online's third expansion, Rise of Isengard, opened...

By J. Olivetti,   04.07.12
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12.24.11
The Road to Mordor: Baggins of Bag End
12.24.11

The Road to Mordor: Baggins of Bag End

It's hard to believe that it's been 10 years to the month since The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship...

By J. Olivetti,   12.24.11
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10.08.11
The Road to Mordor: Ten up, ten down
10.08.11

The Road to Mordor: Ten up, ten down

Levels in MMOs are best when accepted as a traditional aspect of the game that blends into the ba...

By J. Olivetti,   10.08.11
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08.26.11
The Road to Mordor: The unfinished expansion
08.26.11

The Road to Mordor: The unfinished expansion

This week I want to switch from the general optimism of last week's Lord of the Rings Online fore...

By J. Olivetti,   08.26.11
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06.10.11
The Road to Mordor: Digesting E3
06.10.11

The Road to Mordor: Digesting E3

Instead of being hit by one huge Lord of the Rings Online bombshell at E3, as some predicted, we...

By J. Olivetti,   06.10.11
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05.06.11
The Road to Mordor: A look back at Volume 2
05.06.11

The Road to Mordor: A look back at Volume 2

Last year, I spent a column giving my reflections, thoughts, and observations on the entirety of...

By J. Olivetti,   05.06.11
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04.08.11
The Road to Mordor: Re-evaluating Moria
04.08.11

The Road to Mordor: Re-evaluating Moria

When I first left Lord of the Rings Online, it was early in 2008 and we were constrained to Eriad...

By J. Olivetti,   04.08.11
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