Wildermore Warbands Locations

click for larger image solo warbands in green small fellowship in light blue fellowship in dark blue raid in pink nb.  all locations are approximate.  The high knolls blizzard and shaguk are very approximate locations (deduced from memories of a mad warband ride and info on wiki) *edit* shaguk is actually further to the southeast…

lotro cook’s guild repast spreadsheet – eastemnet

I’ve now updated the cook’s guild repast spreadsheet to include the Eastemnet repasts.  click above for a larger image (use ctrl + mouse wheel to make even larger) or download the excel (2007) file:  lotro cook eastemnet  Feel free to download and adapt as you see fit.  If you re-publish on a forum, blog or…

google reader widget update

There is a fantastic guide on how to setup your google reader feed as a widget on your blogsite at Tales of the Aggronaut.  Unfortunately for wordpress.com users (including me), you are not allowed to use javascript in the text widget boxes.  However, I have found a workaround which so far seems to be working…

lotro stat checker

Found a neat little tool on the lotro forums (the lotro stat checker), it basically compares your stats against others with the same class and level.   The more people that use it, the more accurate it gets.  All you need to do is select your server and type in your character name.  Oh, and…

vanguard useful links

These challenges are surprisingly fun – well done Ambermist for setting this up.  Its great to see so many people joining in, both new and established bloggers alike.  If you haven’t already, I urge you to join in 🙂 So this week’s challenge is to research and write about something you know very little about…

legendary items: relics

continuing on from legendary items: general tips and legacies. Relics: There are 4 types of relics: setting, rune, gem and a crafted relic.  The first 3 are obtained via deconstructing legendary items or from fused relics (quest rewards, skirmish barter, instance drops plus see comment below).  The crafted relic is made by a guilded crafter…

legendary items: legacies

Carrying on from the general legendary item guide: If you level legendary items up to level 31 and then deconstruct, you can choose a legacy to extract.  Start gathering the legacies you wish for your main items. Third Age weapons are quite common so it would be entirely feasible to have more than one to…

legendary items: general tips

This is my take on how to level a legendary weapon, as when I first came across them they were pretty terrifying and the system is pretty complex.  I’m not going to explain all the ins and outs of the system (see lotro wiki relics, items, and casual stroll to mordor guides) or give class specific…

orc messenger

I get quite a few hits from people searching for information about the orc messenger (from Vol. 1, Book 2, Chapter 3), and I’m guessing that people can’t find him (I had to search for him too ;)) *spoilers* here he is: Click images for full size images.  Hope that helps 🙂