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The Lord of the Rings Online: Mithril Edition Announced

The Lord of the Rings Online Website reveals The Lord of the Rings Online: Mithril Edition, a new version of Turbine's fantasy-themed MMORPG with a load of bonuses to fit the game's free-to-play business model (thanks Gamer's Hell). This page offers a "buy it now" link, but this leads to here where is says this is coming soon. Here's what the $29.99 bundle includes:

  • Exclusive Steed of the Horse-lords Mount
  • 2000 Turbine Points to spend in Middle-earth
  • Path of the Fellowship Bonus Quests
  • Game Disks, Starter Guide, and Keyboard map
  • No monthly fees required

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1. Re: The Lord of the Rings Online: Mithril Edition Announced Oct 11, 2011, 13:11 TorchMaster
Getting LotRO back on store shelves is probably a good thing for it, especially with the pre-Christmas flood of new games on the way.

Turbine also has a forum posting today that they are hiring engineers:!

Perhaps they made money off the recent expansion and are re-committing to the title.

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