Times are hard and everyone is trying to keep away from everything and everyone amid COVID-19 breakout.
In order to encourage the players to keep to the social distancing rule, Lord of the Rings Online has now changed /follow command to automatically leave a 6ft gap between each player in the latest update.
This is before the change, with players hurdled dangerously close to each other:
This is after the change, with safe distance between each player:
Now you can relax and auto follow someone comfortably without constantly being anxious about actively keeping a safe distance.
Stay Safe, and Happy April Fools! 😛