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The LOTRO Beacon: Issue 39

By Cordovan


Community Spotlights

Winterfest takes place this weekend! Click here to get all the info.

Blippedy Blop will make you a pie-eating champion! Click here for a guide to be a winner.

Pycella continues the Hobbit-ey Yule Calendar! Click here for the latest.

The Eriador Music Society is performing a holiday concert on December 21st on Landroval! Find music and more in The Shire (Michel Delving, East of Founder's Park) starting at 10:30 PM Eastern time.

The White Flames are celebrating the music of Frank Zappa on December 21st on Laurelin! Click here for event information.

The House of Strange is back until December 24th! 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 Schattenklingen has been questing in Middle-earth since 2007 and is currently looking for people to join them on Belegaer! The Kin runs instances every weekend, offers roleplay, and even has their own Kinship for monster players. Click here to find out more about this German language Kinship. 

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

Are dwarves or elves more likely to win in a snowball fight, and why?

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

Fansite News!

LOTRO Players News gets Spider sense! Click here for Episode 232.

Bludborn continues his 25 Days of Xpacks! Click here to find him on Twitch.

GameolioDan runs the Ruins of Harloeg in a new video! Click here to check it out.

Louey7 prepares alts for Mordor! Click here for the video.

Gilien the Noble finds the the Fortress and the Red Maid! Click here to find it on YouTube.

Feclez streams every week on her own channel and on LOTROstream! Click here for a recent show.

Agent Brigman continues streaming LOTRO regularly! Click here to check it out.

Balthelion finds a drunken ox! Click here to watch it.

Dizzarian continues questing on his minstrel! Click here to see how it went.

Let's Talk Shop!

  • The Yuletide Festival has arrived! Click here for our guide to the event.
  • Update 21.3 is here! Click here to read the Release Notes. 
  • Extra Life 2017 is now complete, and thanks to your generosity we raised almost $10,000! Click here to see Team LOTROstream. If you donated and need to get in contact with Cordovan, PM him through the forums.
  • Cordovan answers your questions in the latest +Cord of the Rings. Click here to watch it.

Screenshot of the Week!

Stine held a Christmas Party over the weekend on her Twitch channel and had a lot of fun! Click here to follow her on Twitch. 

In the News!

  • LOTRO Bonus Days bring you the Yuletide Festival! The event runs now through January 7th!
  • Yule Savings Event! Get:
    • 75% off Eriador Bundle
    • 50% off Vault Storage
    • 50% off select Cosmetics
    • 35% off Inventory Slots
    • Now through December 21st!
  • The Weekly Coupon gets you a a free Dye: Crimson x1 with the Coupon Code CRIMSON, now through December 21st!


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