Skirmishes by Level
Ever wonder when your next skirmish will open up? This chart provides a quick reference to LOTRO Skirmishes by level and expansion.
 Skirmishes with a minimum level over 50 require the Mines of Moria expansion. In addition, skirmishes with a minimum level of 60 require the Siege of Mirkwood expansion.
Skirmishes by Level and Content Pack
|20-65||Trouble in Tuckborough||Offense||Free|
|20-65||Siege of Gondamon||Defense||Free|
|25-65||Stand at Amon Sul||Defense||VIP or Purchase|
|30-65||Thievery and Mischief||Offense||VIP or Purchase|
|35-65||Defence of the Prancing Pony||Defense||VIP or Purchase|
|40-65||Ford of Bruinen||Defense||VIP or Purchase|
|45-65||Survival: Barrow-downs||Survival||VIP or Purchase|
|60-70||Strike Against Dannenglor||Offense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 2, Bk. 9, Ch. 4|
|60-70||Protectors of Thangulhad||Defense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 2, Bk. 9, Ch. 14|
|65-70||Breaching the Necromancer's Gate||Offense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 2, Bk. 9, Ch. 15|
|65-70||Assault on the Ringwraiths' Lair||Offense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 2, Bk. 9, Ch. 15|
|65-70||The Battle in the Tower||Offense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 2, Bk. 9, Ch. 18|
|65-70||Rescue in Nurz Ghashu||Offense||Siege of Mirkwood||Epic Vol. 3, Bk. 1, Ch. 8|
- All skirmishes can be set to Tier I, II or III difficulty except Survival: Barrow-downs, which is limited to Tier I. Don’t worry, it will get hard enough.
- All skirmishes scale by level within the range shown below.
- All skirmishes scale by group-size for Solo, Duo, Small Fellowship, Fellowship and Raid (12-man) groups, except Survival: Barrow-downs, which is limited to Small Fellowship, Fellowship and Raid (12-man) groups.
Soldier and Skirmish Skill Ranks by LevelYour soldier's rank, soldier's skills and your personal skirmish skills are capped by the content you own. You can raise your skirmish soldiers and skills to rank 7 as a Free player, but you'll need to purchase the Mines of Moria expansion to raise them further.
|Max Rank||Max Level||Content Pack||Also Unlocks|
|15||58||Mines of Moria|
|25||69||Siege of Mirkwood||Advanced Lieutenant Slayer deeds|