The Complete Tank Transformation – Classic to WoD Walkthrough!

Welcome everyone, I’m making this article specifically for two reasons. The first of the two is because a lot of people I speak with make comments such as “Man I can’t believe how much tanking has changed” and its inevitably returned with “Has it really changed that much?” The second …

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 …

LOTRO Podcast Appearance

If folks are looking for another way to learn about how I play the Warden class or just about my style in general, head over to  the Dunedain podcast as I recently chatted with them about the class and a number of other topics.  We did manage to cover quite …

LOTRO AoE Tanking Video

I put together the following video for a couple of reasons, but mainly because I wanted to discuss how I go about not only practicing my tanking but also my strategy for tanking multiple mobs.  The other side reason was that I was curious if my ability to hold everything …

Playing Second Fiddle

You may have noticed this post over on LOTRO Reporter, so this is purely a re-post of that information. I’ve primarily focused on how to not only solo effectively as a Warden but tank and hold agro as well.  However, a recent post on the Guardian forums got me thinking …

A Couple Other Place to Find Me

Just a quick update this Monday morning, but I should have another post out today with some new goodies on the Skirmish vendors over on Bullroarer. I posted a new version of my traits discussion over on the LOTRO Reporter which took a slightly different approach from the post I …

Captain Healing Present and Future

With the big changes coming down the pipes for Captains I decided to do a little number crunching to see how the different lines stacked up.  Part of my motivation was to see just how good the Hands of Healing line is and if there are ways to compensate for …

Tell the Community Team – Wardens

No surprise here, I have some thoughts on this one 🙂  And I strongly recommend all you Wardens to post your thoughts as well.  I’m going to just copy/paste what I have here into the thread on the live forums. Question 1 Give three examples of changes or improvements you …

Tell the Community Team Thread – Minstrels

This weeks TtCTT is up and the class of focus is the Minstrel, which is another of my mains so I wanted to not only suggest that folks submit their responses but I also wanted to share mine. I could only come up with 2 suggestions for things to change: …