The Joys & Challenges of Bringing Middle-Earth to Life in a Persistent World

Stage 1 - Main Stage
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From the crumbling, shadowed ruins of Weathertop to the ageless, golden wood of Lothlórien, The Lord of the Rings: Online has immersed players in the beloved world of Middle-earth for 15 years. In this panel, the team from Standing Stone Games will discuss the challenges and learnings of developing and maintaining the fantasy world of J.R.R. Tolkien in an MMO space.
Takeaway
'- Licensor Relationships - Working within strict IP guidelines - Development in a persistent world - Story and Narrative - Modernizing content - Importance of Lorekeepers -
Session Type
Panel (40 Min)