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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue #14

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Composer Chance Thomas has announced that the 10th Anniversary Commemorative Soundtrack is now available! Click here to learn more.

The in-game band The Shades have written their own song, and it's beautiful. Click here for their video!

Gussymoose1 is one of LOTRO's longest-running streamers, and her book club is fun! Click here to check out her most recent book club, and find her also on LOTROstream!

Arathaert streams LOTRO regularly on Twitch. If you aren't already following him, click here and do so!

The Minstrel Guild of Bree is organizing a Summer Fest that takes place on Saturday! Click here for more information about this concert event on Brandywine.

Shirefest takes place next week! Click here for more about this huge concert event, which runs from June 16th through the 18th!

Weatherstock IX is currently accepting submissions for bands. Click here to learn more about this annual summer event!

HexDSL checks out LOTRO on his latest Linux Wine Wednesday. Click here for the video!

To nominate something for a Community Spotlight, email contact@standingstonegames.com
with the subject line "COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT"

Kin Hall

The Oathsworn are recruiting on Crickhollow! This family-friendly Kinship originated on Windfola and is celebrating their 10th anniversary. Click here for their web site! 

Email contact@standingstonegames.com with the subject line "KIN HALL" to get your Kin featured

What modern convenience would your favorite character most desire?

Comment on the LOTRO Forums here and you could win LOTRO Points!

Fansite News

LOTRO Players News Episode 205 has orcs, destiny points, and more! Click here to get it!

Lina meets Sammy the Slug and Walking Turnips! Click here to read about it.

Syp meets the walking dead and lives to write about it. Click here to find out what happened!

GameolioDan checks out a hunting lodge in his latest Let's Play. Click here to watch it!

Coiley quests on his elven Guardian in a new video! Click here to check it out.

Zogog adventures in Mirkwood. Click here to see it!

The Bearded Minstrel celebrates a Momentous Decision. Click here for more!

Let's Talk Shop!

  • We chat with Chance Thomas! Click here for the soundtrack announcement and more! 
  • Windows Vista and XP players should click here for important information.
  • If you haven't subscribed to us on YouTube, please consider it! Click here to find us.

Screenshot of the Week!

The Runic Knights protect the gate of Minas Tirith in this week's screenshot! The Kin is one of LOTRO's oldest, dating back to Beta, and is an active group on Brandywine. Thanks for sending this in!

In the News!

  • LOTRO Bonus Days bring you a +25% Crafting Boost, now through June 11th!
  • Fight as a Servant of Sauron! Get 25% off:
    • Monster Classes
    • Monster Traits & Skills
    • 100% Infamy/Renown Gain
    • Now through June 15th!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a free Crimson Dye x1 with the Coupon Code MORDORRED, now through June 15th!


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