LOTRO LOGO EN1 620x322 Isengard to Rise 09 27 2011

Turbine has just announced that their third expansion for Lord of the Rings Online, entitled Rise of Isengard is set to be released on September 27th, 2011. The expansion offers a ton of new content, including raising the level cap to 75 and three entirely new zones. Starting today players can pre-purchase the expansion in three different varieties. Check out the press release below for more information.

“Our journey through Middle-earth is now taking us to one of its most iconic locations,” said Aaron Campbell, Producer of The Lord of the Rings Online, Turbine. “The new regions are going to be truly epic in scale, story, and challenge. In addition to the wealth of features and content coming in September, players who pre-purchase the expansion will be able to use their bonus items immediately as they prepare for the launch of Rise of Isengard.”

I know I will be pre-purchasing, the question is which version do I need? If you haven’t checked out Lord of the Rings Online yet you should it is F2P.