Captain Hiatus

I haven’t been good about playing the various MMOs I have. On the one hand I want to fix that, but on the other, I know this will self-correct. One weekend I’ll just feel like playing some other game and it will catch my attention for a while.

In the meantime, I’m having tons of fun in LoTRO!
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LM Traits followup

I tried a few of the defensive skirmishes, which plays nicely to someone new to MoNF. In a skirmish I get my soldier, and in a defensive skirmish I have NPC help (they have to survive, but that usually isn’t a problem) too, plus the enemies naturally bunch up.

I found out that defending an area and lighting it on fire with ISG is fantastic!

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LM Traits

Aillas is currently working through volume 3, and skirmishing. This is a good time to try a different build.

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Moria and Virtues

I bounced around between characters, advancing them each a little bit.

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Storyline Bookends

Over the past week, I finished up Vol 2 Book 9, and helped with Vol 1 Book 1.

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Frustration with Dungeons of Dol Guldur

This is the most frustrating instance in the epic storyline I’ve run across. That’s because of the trial-by-nature method of getting through it.

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Storyline Skirmishes in Mirkwood

I had some time to advance my Lore-master Aillas in the storyline, and completed 3 skirmishes: Protectors of Thangúlhad, Assault on the Necromancer’s Gate, and Assault on the Ringwraith’s Lair. I finished them, but it was ugly.

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