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Lord of the Rings Online Media

  • Rivendell, the Trollshaws, and a Glimpse of a Rainbow

    The official site for Lord of the Rings Online was updated this week with new screenshots! Head on over and check them out. Have you visited our LOTRO Ten Ton Hammer Community Site lately? Why not? Get clicking and check it out. Be sure to share your thoughts with us on this and all your favorite MMOs in the forums.

    Images, Media
    Fri, Sep 22, 2006
    LadySirse
  • Get a Glimpse of Middle-earth

    MMORPG.com updated their Lord of the Rings Online screenshot gallery with two new images. One shows a kind of murky swamp area while the other gives us a look at villiage life. Check them out for yourself and then share your impressions with us in the forums at LOTRO Ten Ton Hammer.

    Images, Media
    Wed, Aug 23, 2006
    LadySirse
  • Raw Footage Released for Public View

    How many exclamation points can I use before I break the Internet? I'm so excited about the raw footage of Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar that arrived in my inbox today! You have to watch it! Now! Wow!

    "What will you see in this raw LOTRO video? You'll see stunning graphics for one thing. Oh, and smooth combat for another. You'll see buff icons, monsters in motion, and landscapes. A careful eye might be able to discern one class from another among the player characters. Look closely: think of the descriptions of the classes. You're in for 4 minutes and 45 seconds of LOTRO ecstasy!"

    What are you waiting for?! Get clicking! Share your thoughts after you've watched this video a time or two at LOTRO Ten Ton Hammer.

    Video, Media
    Sun, Aug 06, 2006
    LadySirse
  • The best gathering this side of the Prancing Pony...

    Our friends at LotRO Source have done a fantastic job of putting together this year's Lord of the Rings Online Gathering, happening RIGHT NOW in Providence, RI! The devs are very excited about taking LotRO into closed testing earlier this week, and yea, that's exciting... but so is the fact that a brace of beautifully crafted Middle Earth weapon replicas are up for grabs as door prizes behind the "No Touchie" sign.

    Ten Ton Hammer is sponsoring the Hospitality Suite, so yours truly is on hand to make sure they drink all the alcoh... er, Diet Pepsi. I'll have plenty of news from the event when things ramp up tomorrow but why not check out Saturday's live audio / video feed direct from the Lord of the Rings Online Gathering instead?!

    Video, Media
    Sat, Aug 05, 2006
    Ethec
  • Ten Ton Hammer Exclusive - Point of Interest: Brockenborings Orchard

    Admit it: you're dying for more screens of Lord of the Rings: Shadows of Angmar. Lucky for you, the friendly folks at Turbine have trusted Ten Ton Hammer with some exclusive screenshots of Brockenborings Orchard. So naturally, the first thing we did is show them to you!

    "A picturesque hobbit village renowned for its splendid orchards, Brockenborings comes to life beautifully thanks to the artful craft of Turbine Developer Chris Pierson...Pierson's passion for accurately recreating Tolkien's world shows in the intricate details evident in Brockenborings."

    What are you waiting for? Get clicking and check these screenshots out for yourself. The team at LOTRO Ten Ton Hammer is waiting to hear what you think of them so don't forget to stop by the forums and add your thoughts.

    Images, Media
    Mon, Jul 24, 2006
    LadySirse
  • It might look just like this...or nothing like it.
    Turbine has posted some new Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar concept art on the official site.

    " These are two of several styles of armor found in LOTRO, as worn by a Man of Eriador. (In the game, players can wear armor designs from another race, if they so choose. Hobbits, being peaceful folk, have not developed an armor style of their own.) However, armor takes skill to wear effectively, and only certain classes will have the appropriate skills for some armor-types. "

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    Images, Media
    Fri, Nov 25, 2005
    Boomjack
  • More fancy pictures of a game you wish
    you could play, but can't.



    Turbine has posted some spiffy new Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar
    screenshots
    for your viewing pleasure.



    Is there anyone who isn't excited about the launch of this title? 
    Well, besides Tom Cruise who considers himself the Lord of the Wedding
    Rings.

    Images, Media
    Fri, Nov 18, 2005
    Boomjack
  • Two fancy new shots, including one of a squirrel. Say that five times fast.
    Turbine has posted two new Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar screenshots on the official site.

    " In a time of war, an ancient evil stirs..."

    You can view the Lord of the Rings Online Screenshots at The Official Site.
    Other Interesting Links:

    Images, Media
    Fri, Nov 04, 2005
    Boomjack
  • Pictures that won't look anything like the final product.
    Turbine has posted some Lord of the Rings Online concept art for you viewing pleasure. The picture today is what that girl you met last night looks like when you sober up, otherwise known as the Gothorog. Elijah Wood was too busy eating second breakfast to speak to us, but his agent was kind enough to tell us:

    " In the early days of Angmar, the Witch-king sent forces North to "collect" the remnants of an evil race that was long believed destroyed, but which Sauron's far-seeing eye spied in the ruins of the Northern Waste. These ancient creatures were few in number but great in strength; of Troll-kind but far more cunning, and exceedingly cruel. The name given them was Gorthorog. "

    You can view the Lord of the Rings Online Concept Art at the Official Site.
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    Images, Media
    Fri, Sep 23, 2005
    Boomjack
  • Hobbit Illustrated.
    The official Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar site has some new screenshots for your viewing pleasure. Two hobbits who were talkingveryfastsaidsomethingthatresembledthis:

    "

    This is a test of the emergency description system. If the folks at LotRO had posted a description of their screenshots you would have read it here. Remember this is only a test. In the case of a real emergency you will find us hiding in a well."

    You can view the Lord of the Rings: Shadows of Angmar Screenshots at the Official Site.

    Images, Media
    Mon, Aug 22, 2005
    Boomjack
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