Updated: Turbine Details Changes to LOTRO’s Champion Class

LOTRO’s Helm’s Deep expansion will bring several changes to the MMORPG’s classes and Turbine explains what’s in store for the Champion & Guardian.

Update: Turbine posted an update for the coming Guardian changes after the initial running of this story. You can read that blog here to learn more about the coming with changes to the Guardian class in the Helm's Deep expansion..

Original Story: The Fellowship is broken and remnants of the once guardianship of the ring will be making their way to the Rohan stronghold of Helm’s Deep this November. With the next expansion to The Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO) on the horizon, players can expect to see a number of different class changes.

In the latest developer blog out of Turbine, the changes coming to the Champion class are explained. Just a few things in store for the class include adjustments to two-hand vs dual-wield weapons, changes to stances, a skill revamp to encourage hybridization, and better defining lines to clearly identify the role of a given build.

Helm’s Deep is scheduled to launch on November 18th, 2013.

Source: LOTRO Champion Class Changes in Helm’s Deep

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