Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has today announced the fantastic news that there is soon to be a LEGO version of Lord of the Rings! The latest addition to the wildly successful LEGO videogame series will bring to life the legendary fantasy saga by J. R. R. Tolkien on all major consoles including the Wii. The game will follow the storylines of The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King. Now the entire family can team up in pairs as adorable LEGO The Lord of the Rings minifigures to experience countless dangers, solve riddles and battle formidable foes on their way to Mount Doom.
Developed by TT Games, the LEGO The Lord of the Rings takes players along on the adventures of Frodo Baggins and his unlikely fellowship as they set out on a perilous journey to destroy The One Ring and save Middle-Earth, crossing the Misty Mountains, exploring the Mines of Moria, knocking on the Black Gate of Mordor and battling Orcs, Uruk-hai, the Balrog and much more. As always, you can expect the typical LEGO humour throughout the game. Fans will also have the huge treat of getting to play as their favourite members of the fellowship, Frodo the Hobbit, Aragorn the Ranger, Gandalf the Wizard, Legolas the Elf, Gimli the Dwarf, Boromir a Man of Gondor, and Frodo’s Hobbit friends, Sam, Merry and Pippin.“We are huge aficionados of The Lord of the Rings franchise and are incredibly excited to put our special LEGO family-friendly touch on this classic fantasy adventure,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games. “We’ve taken what fans are familiar with and love about The Lord of the Rings films and combined it with the playful LEGO style, which makes the story and gameplay accessible to gamers of all ages.”
LEGO The Lord of the Rings will be released for Wii this fall.
Source: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment