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"Steeds of Middle Earth"
all members of one of the oldest and most respected kinships in Lord of the Rings Online
Lord of the Rings is a name of a franchise everybody is familiar with. So to nobody’s surprise when they released LOTR Online it was an instant hit for fans worldwide. With graphics and mechanics inspired by popular MMORPG’s like World of Warcraft people were taken aback. Many have said that it’s a gamble but the game paved its own path with the rich story and history that many of us grew up with. Besides LOTR Online, many other games based on Lord of the Rings universe were released. Some of them even can be played for real money in online casinos, that you can find by following this link.
As our name suggests lotrosteeds.com we intend on bringing a concise and all rounded guides to horses, ponies and goats or in short all the available mounts in-game. Let us be your one and only Lord of the rings online mount guide. Being an online game, everybody including your friends would be able to see your spectacular mount and ask you about it. It’s like having an expensive car, but in this case it’s a virtual animal that you’ve tamed to do your bidding.
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There are seven various types of steeds:
Stable horses, Starter horses, Temporary horses, Standard horses, Faction steeds, Festival horses,
and Special/Deed steeds. Standard, Faction, Festival and Special/Deed steeds are available to
experienced riders with the riding skill.
The special Bree starter horse is available to novice riders (lvl 5+) and may be purchased without having
completed a riding course from the LotRO Store in game. Passage between locations may be obtained by
renting a stable horse at any stable in Middle Earth on which you will automatically ride
a stable horse quite rapidly to your destination.
Below are the various steeds available and information as to
Humans and Elves
Animation Sync Bug
Steed Related Emotes
Available through the LotRO Store are some pretty awesome
emotes that you can perform while mounted.
Exclusive to the LotRO Store
and Festival Steeds in the LotRO Store
Many interesting steeds are usually temporarily included
in the store
All players, upon reaching level 5, may opt to purchase the riding skill from the LotRO store for 95TP.
VIP members, upon reaching level 20, may simply run the
Éogar, the horse master at
After you learn to ride and purchase your first very own
Be sure that you complete the riding quest 'Proving your
It is easy to fail, and difficult to realize that
Standard steeds are slower than stable horses, but can be
ridden anytime anywhere.
Standard steeds are available at the LotRO Store at a cost of
Faction steeds are offered as rewards for achieving
different factions throughout Middle-Earth.
Celebrating festivals is a very fun aspect to LotRO.
given as rewards for participating in the four different
Upcoming festivals and their prospective mounts--There have
been a lot
of changes made to the festival programmes recently.
Keep in mind that you must still
the riding skill in order to ride a festival mount or to
get the race quests!.
Awesome very detailed guides to festivals can be found at
Click this link for
There are a few very special steeds available for specific
These horses are normally cost-free but difficult to earn.
Here are some other entries to the official LotRO Horse
of 2010. Great designs indeed! Perhaps
Naming your steeds can be as daunting a task as naming your
Naming in Elvish and other Tongues:
Real Life Equestrian Information
for some real life information about horses, check out:
Planet's Guide to Horse Breeds
About Lord of the Rings Online
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