The next expansion for The Lord of the Rings Online was just announced, and it will be titled Siege of Mirwood. Here’s a short excerpt from the official announcement:
Turbine, Inc. today unveiled The Lord of the Rings Online™: Siege of Mirkwood™, the digital expansion to the award-winning massively multiplayer online roleplaying game (MMORPG). Siege of Mirkwood will expand the online world of Middle-earth where players will join forces to press further eastward into the dark, foreboding and treacherous forest of Mirkwood and take part in the epic conclusion to Volume II of The Lord of the Rings Online.
Siege of Mirkwood will be available as a digital download this Fall with an increased level cap, a new region including the legendary evil fortress of Dol Goldur, major enhancements to combat and Legendary Items and the introduction of Skirmishes, a new system where players will train customizable soldiers and take them into battle as part of the War of the Ring.
More information at: http://www.lotro.com/mirkwood/
And in case you missed it, there’s a 10 day trial for the game.
Visit https://trial.turbine.com/lotro.php to register.