XBLA Wednesday: December 5th, 2012

By Mark Delaney, 6 years ago
If you're a fan of either Lord of the Rings or MOBA games, you shall not pass on downloading this week's newest release. After this week, it looks like XBLA will be slow for a while unless some undated games get confirmed download dates sometime soon.

Guardians of Middle-earth
Developer: Monolith Productions
Publisher: Warner Brothers Interactive
Price: 1200 MSP
Guardians of Middle-earth delivers an authentic multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game set in Middle-earth and crafted specifically for console systems. Gamers team up as the most powerful heroes from the greatest fantasy epic of all time, bringing up to 10 players together in strategic five versus five competitive multiplayer battle arenas in the epic setting of Middle-earth.
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancée and son. He almost never writes in the third person.