The Lord of the Rings Online
April 2007 (15 years ago)
Lord of the Rings Online is the premier MMORPG set in J.R.R. Tolkien’s wondrous world of Middle-earth, brought to life through those most famous of books, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and wonderfully portrayed in Peter Jackson’s movies. LOTRO brings you into the timeline of the events of The Lord of the Rings story, and sets you on a path that parallels the Fellowship of the Ring, aiding them on their journey to Mordor by performing tasks and adventurous deeds surrounding their path across Middle-earth.
Estimated Daily Players
The Lord of the Rings Online has approximately 26.5 thousand daily players.
Estimated Total Players
The Lord of the Rings Online has approximately 2.2 million total players.
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