Turbine announced today that the third expansion pack for the MMO of the Year 2010, Lord of the Rings Online, has gone live. Rise of Isengard opens up three new regions to players, Dunland which some may remember is just south of the Misty Mountains, Gap of Rohan a strategic location in the war against Saruman and Isengard the home of Orthanc one of the Two Towers and sanctuary of Saruman himself.
Lord of the Rings Online: Rise of Isengard LIVE!
Players may now progress to level 75 with all-new epic quests, deeds and enemies to slay. Once players reach the new level cap they can take on the all new Legendary 24-Player Raid. Fight against the ancient force of evil Draigoch, said to be one of the most powerful creatures in Middle-earth. Only the strongest group of adventurers will be able to overcome this foe.
To celebrate the launch Turbine has released a new launch trailer for Rise of Isengard which can be seen above on our Youtube Channel. How will the first major expansion since the title when free-to-play turn out? Will it be enough to revitalize this game? Will they ever fix PvP? Find out in our coming review…
Visit the Lord of the Rings Online Game Page to find out more!