Quick update for you all today, as I have a Kin meeting I need to get to ASAP! There is clipping issues with the Cloak on the Man, hence no cloak in the screenshots, and I have no Male elf to show off unfortunately, but I would say this would definitely look good on a male elf also.
I hope you are all enjoying the Update 6, I certainly am! My passion for the game and outfitting especially is very much ignited right now and I hope to have another outfit for you all next week.
Head: Worn Ranger’s Hood [Vol 3 bk5 Quest Reward] ~Ranger Green~
Shoulders: Noriel’s Folly [Quest Reward – The Great River] (Thinglad) ~Ranger Green~
Back: Plain Cloak [Outfitter] ~Ranger Green~
Chest: Jacket of the Shade-Finder [Quest Reward – The Great River] (Brown Lands) ~Umber~
Hands: Gauntlets of the Hidden Paths [Quest Reward – The Great River] (Thinglad) ~Ranger Green~
Legs: Earthen Leggings [Quest Reward – The Great River] (Brown Lands) ~Ranger Green~
Feet: Herald’s Boots [Crafted T6 – Tailor] ~Umber~
Posted by lotrosavvy on March 23, 2012
Busy busy bee 🙂 I have been raiding and playing lotro like a mad woman the past two weeks and even have another raid for tonight, times I’ve set aside for my blog and outfitting days were pushed aside when I was asked to group a few times and help some friends out and irl I’ve been having a lot going on so I apologise for the lack of frequent updates, I have the ideas but I’m just enjoying playing the game a little more for the moment I guess.
While putting together my previous outfit I nabbed this wonderful chest piece cheap off the Auction House and after trying so many leg pieces to go with it I had planned to do a black and gold outfit, but the legs worked so much better with Crimson and it all started to fall into place. I believe the chest piece is a drop from an Orc Abomination (level 70). I finally got a male character through the starting area and due to his level his screenshots will have limited areas, but I thought some crumbling ruins gave him a gladiator feeling, don’t you agree?
The gloves I picked up via a world drop a good +6months ago while levelling my Guardian and have never seen the cosmetics of them before, so if anybody knows please feel to let me know in the comments, and I mostly just wanted to show them off rather than expect anybody to grind for the drop (they dropped while I was hunting humanoids outside Helegrod for pages) so any gold and red gloves will do, like a lot of the Lothlorien/mirkwood style ones or crafted officers gauntlets will also work.
The point I think I’m getting at is that a lot of outfits I see on these cosmetics blogs I adore and if I wan’t to look the same there’s still always a couple things I change, and it’s the inspiration of only one or two pieces I use to get the same effect with the cosmetics pieces I DO have access to. Whether you are level 5 like my Warden here or 75 via the Auction Hall and the fantastic Wardrobe system you can still achieve the look you want regardless of level, but it still requires a bit of luck and coin in some cases!
Head: Helm of Rohan [Lotro Store] ~Crimson~
Shoulders: Dwarf-Make Campaigner’s Shoulder Guards [Crafted T5 – Tailor] ~Crimson~
Back: Summer Travelling Cloak [Summer Festival] ~Red~
Chest: Breastplate of Vigour [World Drop – Dunland] ~Crimson~
Hands: Leather Gauntlets [World Drop – Misty Mountains] ~Crimson~
Legs: Elven Warriors Armour [Crafted T5 – Metalsmith] ~Crimson~
Feet: Dwarf-Make Campaigners Boots [Crafted T5 – Tailor] ~Crimson~
A big thank you to Devonna for the fantastic Screenshot settings which greatly improved my game, I’m also still running the game in DX10, god only knows what beauty I can achieve when I upgrade to 11 soon ❤
Posted by lotrosavvy on January 30, 2012