Lotro Volume III Book 1 Known Issues

The following are the Known Issues for Volume III: Allies of the King, Book 1: Oath of the Rangers



  • Mischievous Delight - There is a delay between the skill's use and the actual application of the associated buff.


  • Armaments of Storm / Flame / Frost - Other players' melee weapons, when buffed with this skill, do not give proper tooltip feedback.


  • Watchful Shield Brother incorrectly uses the icon for Courage when the buff is applied to a fellowship member.

Legendary Items

  • Incoming Healing values on unidentified items may display higher than expected on that item's tooltip.



  • Any traits with a Damage over Time component list that damage as a negative number in its tooltip.
  • Dwarf Bannerguards make no noise.
  • The armour debuff applied by a Warrior's Whirling Wounds appears 10 points higher than stated in the tooltip.
  • Warrior - "Quick Sweep" - This melee skill has arrows in its icon.
  • Cosmetic - Not all outfit traits listed in the Attributes panel are obtainable at this time.


  • The drop-down list for the Barter Profile says 'Dwarf-kind' instead of 'Dwarf.'


  • The shirt on the Medium Footman Armour of Adlan has the wrong default color.

Duo Skirmishes

  • Some monsters may be more difficult than intended for 2 people.
  • The Skirmish leaderboards do not yet display data for Duo Skirmishes. This will be addressed in an upcoming my.lotro.com update.

Rescue in Nûrz Ghâshu

  • If your fellowship wipes during the boss fight, your escort will still ask you to perform Fellowship Maneuvers.
  • More Caerogs than intended are summoned in the boss fight when on Fellowship setting.
  • The target of your excursion may be inadvertently defeated during Fellowship Manoeuvres.

The Battle in the Tower

  • The radar does not display Control Point direction icons.



  • Expert Cook NPCs do not properly filter the new Campfire recipes by tier.
  • Due to the treachery of The Enemy, some vendors are selling Tomato seeds. There is no Tomato recipe and no way to grow these poisonous items! Do not be fooled!


Volume 1

  • Book 10, Chapter 14 - Instance: The Eye of Angmar - Lozudurkh will occasionally perform a stun move as his first attack, causing the player to drop the Palantír and fail the quest.
  • Book 14, Chapter 1: The Heraldry of Lindon - The exit to Dolendath doesn't reopen once you collect Laerdan's breastplate. If stuck, player can wait for instance to shutdown to leave.
  • Book 4, Chapter 6: The Knowledge of the Onodrim - An elite Curr-olog Heaver can path close enough to aggro solo players speaking to the Onodrim.

Volume 2

  • Book 1, Chapter 8: Before the Doors of Durin - Dwarves may have trouble entering into their proper dramas, stalling the instance.

Volume 3

  • Book 1 - Deed - Allies of the King - There is no description or information about the eventual completion of this deed.
  • Book 1 - Instance: Lothrandir of the Frozen Wastes - Ice walls disappear on low settings.


  • Sign of the Malledhrim - The quest can fails if you leave the platform the flag is currently on.

Spring Festival

  • Multiple raid members consuming Extra Deliciously Tasty Biscuits at the same time may cause them to not earn the associated deeds.
  • Stomp-A-Shrew - Players may get stuck in combat until the session is finished.


  • Annuminas - Barad Tironn & Glinghant - Instance areas will appear pitch black with Ambient Lighting slider set to Default.
  • Player and monster combat weapon flash effects will occasionally get out of sync and display erratically.
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