Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Episode 48 - Instanceless?

Welcome to Episode 48
LOTR Rules Them All!

Gollum delivers the ring....much to everyone's surprise

Rise of Isengard is Instance Free....for now!

Itemization isn't just for Taxes!

ROI:  Captain Changes

ROI:  Burg Changes

ROI:  Champion Changes

In Game
Alberos skirmishes and goes back to school.

Heart of the Show
What makes an expansion?  Does Rise of Isengard fit the definition now that it doesn't have any instances? 

Listener Feedback
Panthalassia, Swords and Spirits Videos

Shipwrek's New LOTRO Podcast:  Beneath Your Feet

Doctorwhofan raises another concern over the Preorders
Is the 25%xp bonus false advertising as it only applies to monster kills?

Casual Stroll to Mordor's Child's Play Charities

I hope you enjoy the show!

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Episode 47 - A Long Time Coming

Episode 47 - A Long Time Coming


Official Pics from the Hobbit

Mythgard Institute offers studies in Tolkien

Five Ways WOW made the MMO better

WOW to go F2P?

In Game

Summer Festival Mount

Heart of the Show - Current Races and Classes and Where Could We Go From Here?

Guardian - Tank / Off-DPS
Warden - Off-Tank / Off-DPS
Champion - DPS / Off-Tank
Captain - Buffer / Off-Heals/Tank/DPS
Burglar - Debuffer / Off-DPS

Hunter - DPS
Ministrel - Heals / Off-Buffer
Runekeeper - Heals / DPS (but only one or the other)
LoreMaster - Off-Everything

Future (Alberos's wish list)?
Dunedain as a playable race, Ranger as a playable class (Hero Class?)
Sub-Race Specific Stat Buffs
Cosmetics only available through quest lines (joining the Gondorian Guard, etc...)
Lossoth, Dundlings, etc.... as playable races

Hope you enjoy the show!