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Book 1. 0: The City of the Kings Overview. New Area : Ann. The players are. The area around Ann. Upon the banks of Nenuial lies. Ann. Great works of architecture.
Where once were. beautiful gardens and tall spires now are pools of filth and decay and. Monster play enhancements and new quests. Play as a Troll. Play as a Ranger. Play as a Chicken.
Gain powerful new keep defenses. Gain allies in keep assaults.
New content: Three new Ann. No need to even log in as a player! Reputation System. Reputation can be earned with a number of factions in the game, each of. The main. rewards are vendor items, with secondary awards including access to a. Reputation Lodge, and possible access to additional quest lines or dungeon. Each Reputation is based in a particular hub, and has a specific set of.
Reputation is earned primarily through Trophy drop turn- ins from. Crafting turn- ins, and in some cases via kills inside. In the case of trophy drops and crafted items, these are. The Reputation system enables players to earn positive and negative.
The factions are in Book 1. Elves of Rivendell: The Elves of Rivendell have a great many. Angmarim who claim to be. Rhudaur, and have moved into the. Trollshaws and the Misty Mountains.
They fight not to assault Carn Dum directly. Rangers of Esteldin: The Rangers of Esteldin stand athwart. Angmar, as such they are.
Northdowns. They also wish to strike further afield, at the forces encamped. Fornost, and at the staging grounds in the Eastern Sulfer Swamps.
Wardens of Ann. The. Dourhand's ancient city, renamed anew Sarnur. Longbeards concern. But trouble in Bree town is not the only thing that was stirred. The captain of the Ringwraiths himself traveled to the barrow downs.
The Mathom Society (Hobbits): The Hobbits of the shire enjoy. One such activity is the collection of Mathoms, items that hobbits. The Mathom Society are a group of hobbits dedicated to the. Barter System. Players can use certain trophy drops to . For. example, a player visits a bartering NPC and sees, through vendor style UI.
NPC will trade goods for trophies, coin, destiny points or a. Action picker dialogue explains where the player can. NPC. is gated by reputation usage restriction. If a player has no trophies needed. Of Special Note. UI Scaling: Rejoice! Dry your squinting eyes, use that maximum.
There are a. lot of new sliders in the UI Settings page of the options panel. Drag one and. watch your excitement grow (or shrink)! Level Challenge Ratings: All landscape and dungeons in the game now have. If you enter a location that you. Players that are significantly below the challenge rating for. Players that are significantly below the challenge rating for an. Map Home location upon defeat.
Expanded Vault Space: The vault can now be expanded, at a cost. The vault. now has a number of locked bag slots that can be opened if you have achieved a. Roleplaying Chat Channel: A new chat channel has been introduced to.
Turn on the. RP filter and type to your fellow RPers with /rpc! Like other public channels. Roleplaying channel is regional.
Raid Locks: Raid locks are based on the leader now. The leaders raid lock.
If his is not then. This is because. we now want the locks to meld together, and the easiest and less computational. So, the leader's lock will dictate the raid lock and everyone will meet it if. Only subsets will be allowed. Ex. 1: Leader: 1, 3, 5 locks Fellow.
Fellow. 2: 1, 2, 3 This will fail because Fellow. Ex. 2: Leader: 1, 3, 5 locks Fellow. Fellow. 2: none This. Fellow. 1 has a valid subset and can inherit lock 3 now..
See the. Tribe Scrivener in Gramsfoot to buy your Charter. Please note: any tribes with. Player. Kinships).
Crafting: Crafting has had a major pass and lots of tweaks! Jewellers can. now make earrings and bracelets, for a total of 7. Additionally there were lots of new recipes added for Hunter- only. Traps and Bow Chants. See the Crafting section for more details, and. In- game clock: The in- game day time indicator has been updated to have.
Each in- game day is now broken up into the following. Day: Dawn - Morning - Noon - Afternoon Dusk Night: Gloaming - Evening. Midnight - Late Watches - Foredawn.
By breaking the day up in this fashion. But I wanted a pony!: If you have completed the ! By popular demand, the . Players. who already have the pie recipe could not take it from their bank or learn the. The recipe should now be usable and removable from the bank. If you. previously completed the quest please talk to Holly again to get the Pie Recipe.
Easier to play with your friends: Players can now use the quest NPC to. NPC. For example, if someone in your fellowship has started the. Weathertop Instance but you have not done any of the quests, once you accept the. Candaith, you will get the option to enter the Weathertop. Instance with your fellowship. Gameplay (misc.)Mounted Movement Speed will now be slowed by falling injuries. Falling while riding a horse no longer causes you to dismount.
High End Fellowship Maneuvers have been rebalanced. This includes a. change to the high end, which reduces their effectiveness by 3.
Healing and Power maneuvers have been reduced by about 2. Improved responsiveness of vital regeneration, especially with regards. Fixed an issue with raid locks not saving on the instance correctly. Fixed the issue with pets failing to attack when ordered to. Loot System. Need and Greed rolls will now be shown to the rest of the fellowship.
When only one party member rolls on an item, we no longer display all of. Switching the looting type to Master looter no longer resets the loot. None. Skills/Classes. Removed the Parry, Block, and Evade disabling from Wounds.
These have. been replaced with percentage debuffs to each avoidance chance. We moved the. Parry debuff from the . This effect lasts 1. Wounds which. debuff Block and Evade.
Additionally, all these effects (and other Poison. Disease, and Fear effects) have a periodic chance to be resisted after. Get those resistance chances higher! Champion. Champion Shoot skill no longer costs 1 copper to train. Cost has been. increased to 4.
Lore- master. The Lore- master . A monster cannot have more than one copy of any. A Lore- master can only maintain one. Lore- masters. Added a reset to the L1. Lore- master quest that will shut down the. Goblin- champions arrive - - this should be a little more.
Lore- masters who stumble into Benton. Oakes's library, never suspecting that L3. Fixed an issue with the Visual Fx for Test of Will that was preventing. Fixed several race conditions that were allowing the vfx of the Ent for. March of the Ents to remain occasionally.
Fixed an issue with Wisdom of the Council for Elf Male & Female. Lore- masters not delivering the effect until the end of the animation. They. will now apply the effect when the staff hits the ground. Guardian. Associated fellowship skill . Previously it would wait for the combat action delay to.
The . For a. write- up on the changes, please see Other changes: The Hunter class quest jewelry item . They should feel. Captain. The Captain class had a significant amount of work done on it in Book 1. For a. write- up on the changes, please see Minstrel. The Minstrel can now initiate his .
Instead, it applies a percentage reduction to. In most cases, this will amount to a complete negation of. Still, like the change to Wound debuffs, it. Traits/Titles/Deeds. Deed UI. The Deed Log will now properly remove deeds that are completed while. Show Completed is unchecked and the Log is open. Fixed a bug in the Deed Log which would prevent Destiny Rewards from.
Completed deeds which were selected now correctly leave your deed. Dropping a trait into an incorrect slot type will not unslot an existing.
Kills in Dwaling and Oatbarton will now count towards Shire Deeds. Fixed Knowledge of the Past Deed so that it will advance properly when. Power and Wisdom trait is slotted. Slayer deeds of level 2. Renamed passive critical hit traits to reflect what type of attacks they. The descriptive tooltips of the racial skill buffs was improved.
These boxes are filled for ranks you have achieved. Each one. has a tooltip for what the virtue does at that rank. Enchanted ranks are. Dragging traits around with a bard looks a little nicer. Any time a player accepts a Trait configuration change at a Bard, any. Monster Play. Book 1. For an overview of.
Allan Maki's dev diary at You can now access monster play from the character selection screen once. Monster players will now log back in where they logged out (instead of. In the monster play select UI, the Blackarrow and the Warleader now have. Maps rewarded for the different locations in monster play now have. All crude maps retain their 3. Poor maps now have. All. Good maps have individual usage restrictions and 5 minute usage timers.
Monster guards at the resurrection circles throughout the Ettenmoors are. Gorgoris, Mazauk and Uzulthrang grew tired of the Free People storming. Ettenmoors and have lowered their standards and requirements to. The Krahjarn Felarrow guards assigned to protect the captured rally. Now, they. are immune to effects which make them run in fear. Dwarves and Goblins throughout the Ettenmoors now have a better chance.
Isendeep Ore. It was discovered that Free Peoples were stealing brittleaf seed from. Little Folk in Hoarhallow.
You should be ashamed of yourselves, the. Little Folk are your friends!
Players will no longer be able to loot. Gasham and Bok, the two leaders of the Snowreap Goblin tribe at Grothum. Wheaties! Tokens of Valour earned for the glory of the Free People now stack to.
The items are still used in various quests and can also be used to. Gl. These include raid and normal set pieces. Humanoids sworn to the service of the Free People or Angmar's Army will. Shattered Blades or Barrels of Oil more frequently.
This is to. augment new quests in the Ettenmoors.