Item:Black Steel Key
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- Item Level: 1
- Consumed On Use
- "This item allows you to unlock a locked Traveller's or Adventurer's loot box."
- Worth: 65
- LOTRO Store: 195
This item is used to open;
Black Steel Keys can be acquired in various ways:
- Purchased from the Lotro Store for 195 LP each, or 5x for 900 LP, it appears in your inventory with this alternate icon:
- NOTE: If you right-click on the Gorgoroth Steel-bound Lootbox without a Black Steel Key, instead of the window noted below, an entry will appear in your "Alert Window" with a link the LOTRO Store and the key.
- Obsolete information about the availability of Keys from "dailies:"
Originally Posted by Cordovan: Aug 24 2017, 02:20 PM This is working as intended. Not every daily offers a Black Steel Key. They are also limited to three Keys per week. Source: https://www.lotro.com/forums/showthread.php?&postid=7766523#post7766523
- . were removed from the game as part of Update 23.
- Complete the Restoring the Three Kingdoms semi-weekly quest
Opening a Lootbox
Right-click a Sturdy Key or a Lootbox and a dialogue window will be raised. Select which one you wish to open, also if having just one lootbox. Press "Apply" which will open yet another dialogue that asks you to verify your wish to unlock the lootbox, which will consume they key; press "yes" or "no".