Lord Of The Rings Online Update 5 Will Add An Instance Finder
Are you a Lord of the Rings Online: Rise of Isengard player tired of the fact that the only new instance is a 24-person raid and are damn well ready to have something new? You’re in luck. Speaking to Ten Ton Hammer, Turbine Executive Director of Communications Adam Mersky, and Senior LotRO Producer Aaron Campbell revealed some juicy details about the changes to be wrought by Update 5. In short: Stuff. More of it.
This stuff includes a continuation of the Epic Book, focusing on the character Theodred,. But more importantly for those of you not looking forward to weeping over the parting of the ways with Grey Company, update 5 will is taking a page from Everquest and WoW with the addition of a new Instance Finder. The finder will let players line up solo or in groups to join an instance much more quickly than before without having to use chat channels or other cumbersome means of, ahem, finding instances.
There’s also going to be a new instance cluster as well. The full details are worth checking out, and can be read in full over at Ten Ton Hammer.