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LOTRO Weekly News: June 16th - June 22nd

Interitus / Jun 18, 2017
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Shirefest will be held June 16th-18th at the Methel-stage.

The scavenger hunt ends on July 13th.

Scavenger Hunt Schedule:

Note from the developers:
the Scavenger Hunt will be back next year. The quests you have completed will remain completed and the ones that remain will be waiting for you


Update 16 and 20 Wallpapers are now available for your mobile device and desktop!



SSG has released issue #15 of the LOTRO Beacon. The comment to respond to this week for your chance to win 500 LOTRO points is, "Which town would you want to live in in-game?"



LOTRO Bonus Days bring you a +25% Skirmish Boost, now through June 18th!
Heal Friends & Damage Foes! Get 25% off:

  • Rune Keeper and Warden
  • Character Slots
  • Slayer Deed Boosts
  • Now through June 22nd!



Photocaption Contest:
Congrats to Duvaindis and Tedro for winning the Photocaption contest, they'll each receive a pet from Bert Bartleby from any location up to Bert at Caras Galadhon.

Custom Emote Contest
As a change of pace, I'd like to have a custom emote (aliase) contest. You can tie the actions from an emote to text of your choice. A custom emote can have five parts.

1) The name you give the custom emote (e.g. ;unext)
2) The emote you want to use the action of (e.g. /rude)
3) Text (e.g. says, you're next)
4) Target (e.g. ;target)
5) More text

The custom emote I use the most uses the action from /rude (finger across the throat followed by pointing at the target), and the text is, "Interitus says, you're next" then the name of whoever I have selected. The code to create it is below.

/alias ;unext /rude says, you're next ;target

The emote is performed when I type ;unext in my chat box.

The person with the most popular custom emote will receive 50 gold. As per suggestion I'll allow entries for the next two weeks (thru June 29th), and have voting overlap with the first week of the next contest.

See you in Middle-earth.

- Interitus
Comments

6 Comments

Avedram
Here's mine:

";tater" = "/eat eats a tater"
Bakkgar
/alias ;pullfinger /point says, pull my finger ;target
Bakkgar
Also, I don't believe I got my comment submitted in time for the poll. I would think that if there was a tie, that Tedro's submission would be the one.
Interitus
Yep, my mistake. Thanks.
Jiggs
Here's one:

/alias ;bananahero /heropose is inspired by bananas heroically and raises his sword to the power of bananas
Interitus
I was afraid this would be too confusing, but I'm surprised how quickly everyone has taken to it, and how funny/entertaining your emotes are.

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