Yule Frost

Another Yule festival has come and gone (and will come again apparently Feb 15th) Seems like the Free People’s just can’t get enough of this festival! And who can blame them? One of the merriest times of the year for more of us than just the U.S. players. This year Humpadink took the role of…

Region Spotlight: Eregion

A history and explanation of the land of Eregion or Hollin, Accompanied with screenshots of the region from The Lord of the Rings Online (Lotro)

Region Spotlight: The Barrow Downs

There are many stories and folktales of the Borrow Downs of Breeland. The men of the nearby town tell stories of princes and kings and monsters that hunt at night. These are tales to to keep children close and at home. But these hills and mounds are more than that and hold a greater mystery…

Rune Satchel Notes: Misty Mountain Saga Pt. 2

November 17, TA 3017 After resting and conversing with other scholars in Imladris, I set out to return to the mountain camp of Lord Gloin. This would be our base of operations, a small camp with but a few dwarves who watched the mouth of the caves and would send reports to the valley. Lord…

Emissary Log: The Northern Trade Pt. 3

November 20th, T.A. 2017 Much has taken place since my last letter. The damage done by Angmar is somewhat lessened of late. Weather it is our involvement in the area or not I cannot say, but there seems to be much less of a presence in the north here. This bodes well for trade and…

Arthurian

A cosmetic armor set that doesn’t fall into the Lore of Lotro but still fit for a king.

A Great feat in Cartography!

I wanted to share this project completed by Raebidus Legend of Evernight, who’s blog you should check out for anything LOTRO. Ever wondered what the maps of middle earth would look like in their corresponding places? wonder no longer. Click image to enlarge – Click here to download the high resolution map (10,4MB) When we travel,…

Rune Satchel Notes: Misty Mountain Saga Pt. 1

October 23, T.A. 3017 Runethiar, scholar and Runekeeper, in service of Lord Elrond of Rivendell. I have spent my time studying, here at Imladris, the ways of the eldar and their mastery of words and runes. After ears of study, Lord Elrond has seen it necessary for me to take part in an expedition into…

Fighting evil

I wanted to share this awesome Cosmetic with you! LotroAdventurer has done an amazing job of converting the movie armor of Elond Halfelven into something that our characters can wear and fight with in game. This has to be one of the most accurate outfits I’ve seen yet! Check It Out! The White Council is attacking…

Emissary Log : The Northern Trade Pt. 2

November 18th, T.A. 2017 After regaining control of the passage from Kauppa-Kohta and to Pynti-Peldot I spent some days looking at the trade that took place between the reunited communities. Largely furs were trades but noticeably the People of Pynti-Peldot traded sabertooth teeth for badger furs from Kauppa-Kohta. These two seemed to be the main…

A Respectable Hobbit

Though Humpadink rarely leads a ‘respectable’ life by hobbit standards, what with his “wandering off” down the Great East Road, he can still enjoy the facade of one who comes from the great houses of hobbits in the shire. After all There is a bit of Took still in his blood. This outfit is designed…

Snow-Shod Scholar

Rivendell is one of the last bastions of thought and study in middle earth. The Last homely house holds many of the great works of the elves and ancient scholars of men as well. There are a few master scholars who have knowlege of other languages and there they take students and teach others in…