Today Turbine disclosed the release date for Lord of the Rings Online expansion Siege of Mirkwood. Though it was announced only a few weeks ago, it will arrive by the end of the year.
Mirkwood will go live on December 1st. To stir up some extra sales, Turbine is offering the following pre-launch deals to gamers:
The LOTRO Lifetime Membership is now available for $199.
Any current or former player who renews or upgrades their subscription to any multi-month plan by October 31st gets the Siege of Mirkwood digital expansion for free.
All players can pre-order the new LOTRO Adventurerís Pack which contains 2 character slots and one shared storage slot that allows players to share items with all of their characters on the same server for $19.99 and get the Harbingerís Cloak which provides 8% speed boost and the Dusky Nimblefoot Goat mount for free.
Starting today, existing Lifetime Members who pre-order the LOTRO Adventurerís Pack get the Siege of Mirkwood digital expansion plus two in-game items (Harbingerís Cloak which provides an 8% speed boost and a new mount) for free.
Mirkwood adds new lands to explore, raises the level cap, and introduces large-scale battles. A more complete list of features can be found here.