Category Archives: LotRO

Curating a playthrough for others #LOTRO

I prefer to play MMORPGs with friends or close family by choice, I’ve done a lot of soloing over the years mind, but usually enjoy questing more with others. Playing some Lord of the Rings Online with my husband I’m … Continue reading

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Autumnal gaming 2019

As has happened before, a period of absence from gaming has soft-rebooted my gaming selection somewhat, though it is not unexpected. A break from WoW Classic and Battle for Azeroth for just over two weeks left me unmotivated to play … Continue reading

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LOTRO’s varied class design

I played some Lord of the Rings Online together with my husband for the first time in years on Sunday evening. It was quite a hiatus since we last played these two Hobbits together (my Warden and his Minstrel). Syp’s … Continue reading

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Autumn begins… gaming update

A seasonal change is upon us once more and I’m feeling a bit itchy for change myself. I’ll be on a break from gaming soon due to travel and that had me wondering if it’ll break my habits when I … Continue reading

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The solo crafting trap

Playing World of Warcraft Classic last night I commented on how nice it is to have crafting feel so relevant. It’s not trivial to level and gather materials for crafting in this version of the game, plus bag space is … Continue reading

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Self-imposed difficulty in MMORPGs

I was reading a post by Naithin at Time to Loot this morning about “Playin’ by new Rules” and it got me thinking about my own rather varied MMORPG gaming history. The post details a community-invented ‘Iron Man’ ruleset that … Continue reading

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Downtime compensation #DDO #LOTRO

A brief article over at MassivelyOP informed me that some in-game compensation awards for Dungeons & Dragons Online and Lord of the Rings Online are available for all players up until the 30th April. Free stuff is always nice, even … Continue reading

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