Not too long ago, a rider brought us word that LEGO Lord of the Rings
was in the works
. Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group sent messengers to all the Kingdoms of Men warning that the armies of Mordor are on the move again and that the game is indeed happening.LEGO Lord of the Rings
is based on the Lord of the Rings
motion picture trilogy and follows the storylines that can be found in the books.
Here is a statement released by Tom Stone, Managing Director of 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.
Join the Fellowship and journey through Middle Earth and into the shadows of Mordor to destroy the One Ring. You will be able to take on the role of all the members of this courageous group of heroes. Here is a taste of things to come, as Gandalf faces LEGO Balrog in the dwarven mines of Moria.LEGO Lord of the Rings
is scheduled for a Fall 2012 release. While you wait, get a table at the Prancing Pony, order some mead and take a look at our previous coverage