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The Epic Story continues in Riders of Rohan, the next major
expansion to The Lord Of The Rings Online.
Check out the new The Lord of The Rings Online Riders of Rohan
Trailer “The Sound of Rohan” here –
Developed by Turbine, Riders of Rohan is the next expansion pack
for the award-winning free-to-play online role-playing game, The
Lord of the Rings Online. The new pack delivers an interactive
experience brimming with life, memorable characters, places and
monsters from the most famous story of all time..
Frodo was warned, the power of the One Ring is all-consuming,
and even friends can succumb to its temptation. Take part
first-hand in the iconic moments that lead to the breaking of the
Fellowship through new session-play experiences. Witness Frodo
Baggins wrestle with the decision of which path to take on his way
to Mordor. Experience the fall of Boromir, son of Gondor, and his
ultimate redemption as the Fellowship is split in three, and
irreversibly swept toward their own destinies.
Riders of Rohan increases the level cap to 85 and introduces
Mounted Combat to the game. Players can now take up arms
alongside the lords of Rohan and ride their own custom steed in
pursuit of Uruks and Orcs that are terrorizing townships and
travelers, rebuild & reclaim supplies for the small outposts
and towns throughout the countryside, discover what happened to the
Fellowship and stand in service to Éomer, Third Marshal of
the Mark, as he seeks to counter the dangers that beset the
Riders of Rohan launches globally on October 15th.
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