Volume 3 patch notes and other assorted news

My apologies for the lack of activity of late, I blame it on a number of things but hopefully I should be back to a more normal schedule.  And most importantly I should hopefully get back to being in game more! First up are the Volume 3 Book 1 patch …

My first day in Volume 3

I was pretty successful yesterday, although I ended up running out of steam towards the evening 🙂 and didn’t get quite as much done as I had planned. I started off on my Minstrel as I had less to do on him.  I had logged out the previous night at …

Monday Forum update

So I wanted to share a few things I found interesting while checking up on the forums over the weekend. I’ll start off with a really good informational Lore post by Hakon_Stormbrow that shows a timeline of all the lands and kingdoms throughout the history of Middle-Earth.  Pretty helpful as …

Developer Diary – Skill upgrades

There was another Dev. Diary posted talking about not only the details of the new skills but some of the rationale behind the changes.  There’s even some discussion on why some of the skills were further tweaked after they were announced.  Since I’m really only knowledgeable in 3 classes I’m …

Dragon Age Awakening updates

So yesterday was a pretty big day for Awakening news with 2 gameplay videos and another character revealed.  Once again, we see more shots of Oghren (the dwarf from Origins) included in these videos so there are theories that he’s the character who rolls over from Origins.  I really hope …

LOTRO Defragging and other notes

First off, if you have any issues with loading or porting in LOTRO I can highly recommend the new defragging tool for the various LOTRO .dat files.  I realize this is somewhat old news, but I just got around to doing it on my machine.  I’m usually pretty good about …

Volume 3: Allies of the King news

Ok, so I’m mainly gong to be posting the links here and adding my comments as I’m sure most of you have already seen some of this before. The first post came from MadeOfLions and is a Dev. Diary talking about the behind the scenes mechanics of the Drama sequence …