We had months of lead time before the Lore Book went done. We have only ourselves to blame for failure to copy any needed data from the Turbine Lore Book before it went off line.
Originally Posted by podgie_bear
It is a common problem with fan operated sites. Not enough volunteer hours to do it all. It is larger version of the same problem companies like Turbine have - not enough worker bees - not enough dollars - not enough staff hours. As Turbine found out it is a very expensive and time consuming continuous process keep the web data current as the development staff changes stuff every day.
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