• Minecraft Middle Earth is a Minecraft community that recreates the world described by JRR Tolkien and his writings. Everyone can participate in organized events in which we collaborate to create major landmarks, terrain, caves, castles, towns, farms and more.

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    IP address : build.mcmiddleearth.com

Couldn't get onto the pvp server for the halloween event.


Starting Adventurer
Basically, I had the correct IP and all but it kept redirecting me to the normal server, I tried every conceivable combination of deleting servers and restarting minecraft, anyone have a fix for this, or can at least tell me why it isn't working.


Head Developer
Staff member
Head Developer
I'm not sure, but when the server is locked you will eventually be redirected to the build server.


Hardcore MCME-er
Try removing it from your server list (the list of servers that comes up when you click Multiplayer from the main menu). Then add it again, with the ip pvp.mcmiddleearth.com - just copy the ip directly from this post and paste it into the ip box.

You probably still won't be able to connect, but it will say "Server locked!" instead of redirecting you to build.