Sally Forth in LOTRO – Episode 12

This weeks episode focuses on the Anniversary with a little bit of a trip down memory lane. News: Middle-Earth Radio News Dr. Corey Olsen’s Move and new Book My Middle-Earth Recorded Live Show Discussion LOTRO’s 4th Anniversary Massively Interview Topic: My week of Raiding Ost Dunhoth Looking back on the …

Sally Forth in LOTRO – Episode 11

This episode is a little different in that I primarily just cover the news and my takes on the Echoes of the Dead update.  I should be back on a normal schedule and will get back to my normal news and topic format.  Feel free to let me know if …

New LOTRO Legendary Relic Options

With the Echoes of the Dead update, Turbine revamped all the Legendary Item Relics and provided a whole host of new options.  I’ve been going through trying to figure out which are best for my classes as thought I’d share my thoughts on it.  In this, I’m making one key …

Sally Forth in LOTRO – Episode 10

This was a little bit later then I wanted, but here is Episode 10 focusing on many of the updates coming with Echoes of the Dead. News: Solofication of Volume 2 New Store Items Battle for Moria Echoes of the Dead Release Date Evendim Revamp Referral Program My Interview with …

Hotfix Tomorrow 3/22/11 to Resolve Relic Issue

Turbine was quick to squash this nasty bug in the relic combination system.  Sapience has posted the servers will come down for a server side only update tomorrow starting at 9AM Eastern with no duration specified. Until then, stay away from combining relics!

Legendary Relic Combinations Issue Confirmed

One of my in-game friends (thanks Rose!) pointed out the following thread on the forums that describes the issue as essentially the critical results are just providing shards and not an relics of the next higher tier. Celestrata has confirmed this issue and they’re working to fix it but for now, …

Known Issues for Echoes of the Dead

Since the forums are a bit wonky, I figured I’d re-post these from Sapience in case people can’t get on to read them. <Updated> Also make sure to check out the legendary relic combination issue! Graphics/Animation/FX Your avatar’s animation can become out of sync with your mount while riding. If you …

LOTRO Echoes of the Dead Patch Notes

There’s way too much to even try to put the on one post – so here’s the link to the full set of patch notes. Major topics include: 1.1 Radiance Removal 1.2 Four New Instances and a 12 Player Raid 1.3 Monsterplay (PVMP) Changes 1.4 Class Updates 1.5 Character Panel …

Interview with LOTRO Producer Aaron “Rowan” Campbell

Episode 9 of the podcast is a special episode as I get the chance to talk with Rowan about the Echoes of the Dead update coming next week.  It certainly was a good chat as I was able to get a feel for why Turbine did some of the things …