Fight alongside all your favourite characters from the popular book and movie series, as you venture out from the Shire to roam the vast and unstable world of Middle Earth.
The Lord of the Rings Online is based on the famous epic fantasy novel series written by J.R.R. Tolkien. All the best elements of the series are incorporated into the client game, with the addition of a new rich storyline. You immerse yourself as a new hero in the story, potentially changing the course of the plot. Rise as an epic hero as you protect the Company of the Ring on their quest to destroy the ring, and restore hope to the Free Peoples of Middle Earth.
The world of Middle Earth is brought to life using a stunning graphics engine. Experience the rolling hills of the Shire, the dense woods of Lothlórien, and the dark depths of Moria, all from your browser. Join millions of other players as you take on the evil messengers sent by the Dark Lord Sauron.
In The Lord of the Rings Online there are several arenas for you to display your combative skills. Participate in intense skirmishes at any time, or brave the savage Orcs in instance raids. You are even able to turn to the dark side in this MMORPG and create a custom Orc, monster or spider with which to fight the Free Peoples. There are over 3,000 heroic quests to embark on, as well as more than 65 levels of advancement, ensuring you are continuously challenged. Naturally, these numbers keep growing with each new update and expansion. Forge your own equipment and weaponry for use in combat and unlock the legacies of power in your legendary items.
Customize your character's name, appearance, skills and abilities, and go down in The Lord of the Rings Online history as a legend. Join a unique fellowship or form a kinship with other players to increase your might. In Lord of the Rings Online you can even own your own home situated in the heartlands of Middle Earth.
Be taken to a fantasy world, and help the Company of the Ring fulfil their quest, as you forge your own storyline in The Lord of the Rings Online.