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[Pinned] Virtues and Instances

Hi all, just thought I'd put in a word or two about Virtues. In the past, before the changes where Mitigations became the norm, I used to trait things like Zeal, Empathy, Idealism, etc. to boost stats, armor and morale. Now with the changes to Mit...
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[Pinned] Stats
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[Pinned] Stats

I know I have mentioned in a previous post that I have found gearing to be more of a challenge in Mirkwood than in the previous expansions. It seemed pretty clear what was an upgrade or not. In Mirkwood it seems more ambiguous. After thinking a...
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[Pinned] Beginners Guide to Fellowship Maneuvers (FMs)

1. What are Fellowship Maneuvers?Fellowship Maneuvers (FM), also called Conjunctions (CJ), are skills that a fellowship executes together in LOTRO. Many players do not understand FMs, but they can be extremely important when used effectively. FMs ...
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[Pinned] Raiding tips
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[Pinned] Raiding tips

Hi everyone,I just wanted to share the guide that I have been using for general raiding tips. It was a big help to me when I started raiding with the kin, as I am unfamiliar with Lotro raiding. http://dadislotroguides.com/comprehensive-guide-to-r...
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[Pinned] Reducing Lag in Raids

Hello All:So we've started doing raids lately as a kin, and it's been a lot of fun!I don't know about the rest of you, but, although my game runs just fine while solo or in a 3-6-man group, these raids get pretty laggy for me.I've done some resear...
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[Pinned] How to Use Discord

Our kinship uses Discord, a voice and text chat application popular among gamers.Discord provides clearer audio than in-game chat. (It automatically adjusts volume etc. better than the in-game chat does). I believe it also might cause less lag. On...
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[Pinned] How to Speed up LOTRO Launcher

Hi Everyone:For a while now, it takes forever for my LOTRO launcher to get started. It installs thirty "splash screens"--ten in three different languages. After that, I tend to mistype my password a few times. It's a long process logging into LOTR...
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Dungeon Guides

Jimi's Anvil Guide

Hello Everyone--We've made a lot of progress on the new Anvil raid. Last night we got to the third boss... and ALMOST won! I know we'll get it next time.Update: On March 26, the Mithril League completed the Anvil raid. Hooray! :) It was so excitin...
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Equipping for Adventure

Essence Choice (Level 120+)

With raiding underway (at least this Friday) and level 130 coming up, I thought I'd give a reminder on essence choice so you can get the most out of your precious essences, especially with how scarce they are at level 120!Not all essences are perf...
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Instance Guides in Japanese LOTRO Wiki

While working on some of the new 6-man Gray Mountain instances, Louey discovered a Japanese LOTRO Wiki. If you right click the page and then click "Translate," the automated English translation is not bad at all.The Wiki's description of Kidzul-Ka...
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Epic Battles and Jewelry

Epic Battles are here! In Epic Battles, you earn a special kind of currency called Stars of Merit. You can trade these for lvl 95 jewelry at Helm's Deep. There are three traders near the stablemaster who are happy to take those Stars of Merit off ...
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Thrang

Hey all,A lot of us have been doing Thrang for the summer event (cosmetics and really good pocket items as drops!) so I thought I'd post a couple of good guides that will let you get the hang of some of the mechanics.Here is a video about tips for...
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Inn League VS Ale Association

I hope this is the right place to put this. If not, let me know and I will try to move it to the right place. That being said... The first thing you need to do is do both of the starter quests. The Inn League starts at the party tree and the Ale A...
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Helm's Deep Guide (from Laurel's LOTRO Den)

Laurelinarien (Twitter) made a helpful guide for Helm's Deep that I wanted to share. It's pretty broad and covers questing, epic battles, gear, reputation, and a few other things! The guide is on her website, Laurel's LOTRO Den: https://laurelsden...
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Erebor Instances

Hi Everyone:I thought I'd start putting together some resources for the Erebor raid. These are all scalable, so they will be with us for a while.Battle for EreborThis is the most popular of the three 12-man raids in this cluster. The guide below h...
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Saving Motes of Enchantment for Level 100

I believe it may be worth saving Motes of Enchantment, the lootbox currency that comes from a couple other things in the game, for level 100 when we get imbue Legendary Items. However, things might change with this, depending on what the 2020 LI R...
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Dungeon Guides

Adventuring as a Chicken

Well, it's not exactly a dungeon, but here is an excellent guide to adventuring as a chicken in LOTRO. There are a lot of secret quests, deeds, and titles that not many people know about. https://www.lotro.com/forums/showthread.php?674811-Mother-H...
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Equipping for Adventure

Scaling Instance Loot Tables

At lvl 85, the teal/purple gear from the scaling instances has been very competitive. I found this list that shows what instances you can find certain items in. This should be useful going forward. (Note that the items are scaled for lvl 95... If ...
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Class Guides

Warden Guide

All of this content has been updated and migrated to my Google Doc:The Art of War[den]
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Gearing For 85

Hi all! Recently returning to LOTRO after a break that went a little longer than planned 😬 and looking for advice/info on gearing at and towards level 85.I am unfamiliar with what raid/instance gear looks like at 85, but I see the Hytbold sets are...
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