Lord of the Rings Online Features, Guides, and more http://www.tentonhammer.com/taxonomy/term/99/all/feed/feed en Grumpy Gamer's Troubling Tropes: Fantasy Racism | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/fantasy-racism?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-257837" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/grumpy-gamer/fantasy-racism"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257837/preview" alt="GG_25_02" title="GG_25_02" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="353" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter--><p><img alt="Grumpy Gamer's Troubling Tropes: Fantasy Racism" src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257836"></p> <p>I really don't understand racism in the real world. People are what people are, regardless of skin pigmentation or where their ancestors came from. There's really only one real-world race - the Human Race - and I loathe everyone equally. </p><p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/fantasy-racism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/fantasy-racism#comments Lord of the Rings Online Star Wars: The Old Republic The Elder Scrolls Online World of Warcraft Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Opinions Mon, 09 Jun 2014 06:22:41 +0000 gunky 257844 at http://www.tentonhammer.com LotRO: Sometimes You Eat The Bear... | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/opinions/beorning?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-257273" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/opinions/beorning"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257273/preview" alt="LOTRO_BEAR_04" title="LOTRO_BEAR_04" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="415" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter-->LotRO's new class comes late to the party, but it is certainly an interesting choice. <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/opinions/beorning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/opinions/beorning#comments Lord of the Rings Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Opinions Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:10:58 +0000 gunky 257275 at http://www.tentonhammer.com LOTRO Launches Update 13 - The Breaking of Isengard | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/lotro-launches-update-13-the-breaking-of-isengard?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter--><p>The epic story of The Lord of the Rings Online continues this week with the conclusion of the volume three epic story.</p> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-257222" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/news/lotro-launches-update-13-the-breaking-of-isengard"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257222/preview" alt="LOTRO-U13-Breaking-of-Isengard.jpg" title="LOTRO-U13-Breaking-of-Isengard.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/lotro-launches-update-13-the-breaking-of-isengard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/lotro-launches-update-13-the-breaking-of-isengard#comments Lord of the Rings Online Anonymous External News News Official Announcements Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:39:00 +0000 Martuk 257223 at http://www.tentonhammer.com EXCLUSIVE! LotRO's New Class Details Revealed | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/new-class-revealed?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-257035" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/new-class-revealed"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257035/preview" alt="LOTRO_NEWCLASS_02" title="LOTRO_NEWCLASS_02" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="385" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter-->An interview with producer Aaron Campbell reveals some surprising details about the game's first new class in over 5 years. <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/new-class-revealed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/new-class-revealed#comments Lord of the Rings Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Interviews Sun, 30 Mar 2014 05:45:04 +0000 gunky 257038 at http://www.tentonhammer.com LotRO's Update 13: The Breaking of Isengard | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/update-13?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-257030" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/update-13"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/257030/preview" alt="LOTRO_u13_06" title="LOTRO_u13_06" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="360" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter-->When things take a dark turn, some folks break bad. Ents break Isengard. <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/update-13" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/update-13#comments Lord of the Rings Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Interviews Sun, 30 Mar 2014 05:24:38 +0000 gunky 257033 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Grumpy Gamer: Housing Shmousing | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/housing-shmousing?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-256985" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/grumpy-gamer/housing-shmousing"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/256985/preview" alt="GG_22_08" title="GG_22_08" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="360" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter-->Wherein the Grumpy Gamer laments on the amount of resources committed to one feature. <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/housing-shmousing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/housing-shmousing#comments DC Universe Online Lord of the Rings Online Star Wars: The Old Republic Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Opinions Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:21:25 +0000 gunky 256986 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Become a Part of LOTRO’s Player Council | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/become-a-part-of-lotor-player-council?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter--><p>Turbine invites <em>The Lord of the Rings Online</em> players to add their name or nominate another worthy player to join the Player’s Council.</p> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-256931" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/news/become-a-part-of-lotor-player-council"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/256931/preview" alt="Arkenstone.jpg" title="Arkenstone.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/become-a-part-of-lotor-player-council" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/become-a-part-of-lotor-player-council#comments Lord of the Rings Online Anonymous External News News Official Announcements Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:00:57 +0000 Martuk 256932 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Updated: Bonus Weekend and Beta Event Roundup | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/bonus-weekend-and-beta-event-roundup?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter--><p>Pick your poison. It seems like many games want your attention this weekend and they’re hosting an assortment of events to get it.</p> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-256747" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/news/bonus-weekend-and-beta-event-roundup"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/256747/preview" alt="Bonus-Weekend-Compile.jpg" title="Bonus-Weekend-Compile.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/bonus-weekend-and-beta-event-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/bonus-weekend-and-beta-event-roundup#comments Allods Online Defiance Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited EverQuest EverQuest II Infinite Crisis Landmark Lord of the Rings Online Marvel Heroes RIFT Star Trek Online Star Wars: The Old Republic The Elder Scrolls Online The Secret World Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Beta News Official Announcements Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:11:47 +0000 Martuk 256748 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Turbine Warns Users to Uninstall Pando Media Booster | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256500?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter-->Former P2P client downloader hijacked by malware, Turbine urges users to uninstall immediately. <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-256325" style="width: 530px;"><a href="/node/256500"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/256325/preview" alt="turbine.jpg" title="turbine.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="530" height="234" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256500#comments Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited Lord of the Rings Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous External News News Wed, 26 Feb 2014 05:35:51 +0000 gunky 256500 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Smed Talks Sandbox | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256288?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter-->SOE's president discusses why themepark MMOs are unsustainable and why games with player-driven tasks are more likely the wave of the future. <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-255576" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/node/256288"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/255576/preview" alt="John-Smedley.jpg" title="John-Smedley.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256288" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/node/256288#comments EVE Online EverQuest Next Landmark Lord of the Rings Online Star Wars Galaxies Star Wars: The Old Republic The Elder Scrolls Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous External News News Wed, 12 Feb 2014 05:01:11 +0000 gunky 256288 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Lord of the Rings Online Question and Answer | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/lord-of-the-rings-online-question-and-answer?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-253112" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/news/lord-of-the-rings-online-question-and-answer"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/253112/preview" alt="LOTRO_HD_08" title="LOTRO_HD_08" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="360" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Lord of the Rings Online is an MMOG that well and truly passed me by, but it&#39;s clear it has a significant following. Over on the official forums a new post has reared its head to discuss a multitude of topics, covering region revamps, kinships, housing and &quot;epic&quot; battles.</p> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/lord-of-the-rings-online-question-and-answer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/news/lord-of-the-rings-online-question-and-answer#comments Lord of the Rings Online Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous External News News Thu, 06 Feb 2014 20:34:12 +0000 Lewis B 256204 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Ten Ton Hammer Weekly News 1/17/2014 | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/feature/ten-ton-hammer-weekly-news-1-17-2014?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-255823" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/feature/ten-ton-hammer-weekly-news-1-17-2014"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/255823/preview" alt="TTH-Weekly-Jan-17-2014-News.jpg" title="TTH-Weekly-Jan-17-2014-News.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter--><p>This week in the news <em>Defiance</em> chat finally gets some love, <em>Pantheon</em> hits Kickstarter at full speed, and Dan Stahl exits the <em>STO</em> team.</p> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/feature/ten-ton-hammer-weekly-news-1-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/feature/ten-ton-hammer-weekly-news-1-17-2014#comments Age of Conan: Unchained Aion Arcane Chronicles ArcheAge Class4 Defiance Doctor Who: Worlds in Time Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited League of Legends Lord of the Rings Online Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Star Wars: The Old Republic State of Decay Vanguard: Saga of Heroes Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Features Sat, 18 Jan 2014 02:59:50 +0000 Martuk 255824 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Turbine Reaffirms LOTRO Support for Years to Come | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/turbine-reaffirms-lotro-support-for-years-to-come?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter--><p>For months Turbine has vowed to support <em>LOTRO</em> for years to come and reaffirms that with a licensing extension through 2017.</p> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-255729" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/news/turbine-reaffirms-lotro-support-for-years-to-come"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/255729/preview" alt="LOTRO-Storm-Brewing.jpg" title="LOTRO-Storm-Brewing.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/turbine-reaffirms-lotro-support-for-years-to-come" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/turbine-reaffirms-lotro-support-for-years-to-come#comments Lord of the Rings Online Rick Heaton Anonymous External News News Official Announcements Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:57:18 +0000 Martuk 255730 at http://www.tentonhammer.com LOTRO: They’re Taking the Hobbits to Isengard | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/theyre-taking-the-hobbits-to-isengard?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <!--paging_filter--><p><em>LOTRO</em> Community Manager Rick Heaton challenges each server’s community to get his level 10 hobbit to Isengard.</p> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-255611" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/lotro/news/theyre-taking-the-hobbits-to-isengard"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/255611/preview" alt="LOTRO-Hobbits.jpg" title="LOTRO-Hobbits.jpg" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="380" /></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/theyre-taking-the-hobbits-to-isengard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/lotro/news/theyre-taking-the-hobbits-to-isengard#comments Lord of the Rings Online Anonymous External News News Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:34:17 +0000 Martuk 255612 at http://www.tentonhammer.com Grumpy Gamer's 2014 New Year's Gaming Resolutions | Ten Ton Hammer http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/2014-resolutions?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-255511" style="width: 640px;"><a href="/grumpy-gamer/2014-resolutions"><img src="http://www.tentonhammer.com/image/view/255511/preview" alt="GG_16_04" title="GG_16_04" class="image image-preview " width="640" height="410" /></a></div> <!--paging_filter-->Every new year, everyone gets a chance to start things fresh. Even the unabashedly pessimistic. <p><a href="http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/2014-resolutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.tentonhammer.com/grumpy-gamer/2014-resolutions#comments Fallen Earth Lord of the Rings Online Pathfinder Online Star Trek Online Star Wars: The Old Republic The Elder Scrolls Online WildStar Ten Ton Hammer Network Anonymous Ten Ton Hammer Network News Satire Fri, 03 Jan 2014 00:22:10 +0000 gunky 255514 at http://www.tentonhammer.com