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LEGO Lord of the Rings Confirmed [UPDATE]

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Matrarch
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 19:54
One does not simply walk into (LEGO) Mordor...

UPDATE: Don't panic folks! The game's happening, but it's been outted via LEGO LotR toy sets that were released for preview to some lucky individuals. This essentially puts the game in the 'rumor' category as there hasn't been official, non-leaked word. If it's anything like LEGO Batman 2, confirmation is soon follow, perhaps during E3. Further, the Summer date on the images below is for the toy sets, the game appears to be slated for a Fall release. Thanks to Holodrone for pointing this out!

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We all know everybody loves when Traveller's Tales gives a beloved series the LEGO treatment. Be it Batman, or Star Wars, or Harry Potter, it's almost become a sign that your franchise is a pop-culture fixture when the characters and worlds appear in brick form.

Given the above, many of you will likely be excited to hear that the Lord of the Rings franchise will be the next to receive the LEGO treatment. Traveller's Tales and Warner Bros. have not released many details yet, but we do have a couple of images to share with you:

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LEGO Lord of the Rings is set for a Summer 2012 release. Of course, this merits the question: Which LEGO title will you pick up? Lord of the Rings or LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes?

External link: http://thelordoftherings.lego.com/en-us/default.aspx

Credit goes to fightclubdoll for this story
Mystic Typh00n
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 19:56
Oh wow.
How much for the whole kitten kaboodle?
Omfamna
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 19:57
YAY!!!
originalred619
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 19:59
Awesome!! My precious
Tazer One
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:00
Both, of course!
anomalystic777
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:00
I'll wait for this to get cheap then buy it, Lego games aren't worth the full price IMO.

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Shut the front door!
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:04
i hate all the lego games except for the star wars ones. but im totally going to rent this when it comes out!
gimli ftw
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:05
anomalystic777 said:I'll wait for this to get cheap then buy it, Lego games aren't worth the full price IMO.Same boat here. They're fun and all but they're definitely not worth full price.
grex9101
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:05
There are FOUR lights!!!

Um....
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:06
OMG!
The Onyx Kid
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:06, Edited on 10 May 12 at 20:06 by The Onyx Kid
Are the pictures working for everyone, or is it just my stupid computer?
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Liquid master
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Helm's deep. I want to see Helm's deep.
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Mrsod
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:07
No pics. LOTR lego over Batman lego
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:08
grex9101 said:There are FOUR lights!!!

Um....
Dafuq you gibbering about.....
MOO!
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:08
Holy Crap! That is so awesome. Couldn't have picked a better franchise for their next venture.
Jump right out of a creek!
GameTagwastaken
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:08
You know that thing where Homer Simpson lays on the floor and runs in a circle shouting "Woohoo?"

I just did that in my office.
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:09
So pumped for this!
Those bloomin Lego games get me every time.
Such a sucka for a collect-em-up...
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Chad and Jessie
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:09
Matrarch said:Which LEGO title will you pick up? Lord of the Rings or LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes?Which LEGO title with I pick up??? BOTH!!!
This isn't a dating site???
Mrsod
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Posted on 10 May 12 at 20:11
GameTagwastaken said:You know that thing where Homer Simpson lays on the floor and runs in a circle shouting "Woohoo?"

I just did that in my office.
good idea! Let's get Simpsons Lego next!

And Homer was just excited that not only would he not have to pay for Lisa's braces, but that he wouldn't be the Union President any more.
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