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LOTR War in the North explains itself

LOTR War in the North explains itself

The developers of Snowblind tell us a bit more about The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, which will give you another chance to dive into the world imagined by Tolkien and be a part of it.

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Commented on 2011-02-17 20:19:26
Agandaur, the game's antagonist, definitely looks like something Tolkien would imagine. Very impressed with how they're handling the lore - which, as a Tolkienite, is very important.

Hopefully we'll get more gameplay videos soon.
Commented on 2011-02-17 20:40:52
LOTR movies are my top favorite, period!

But when it comes to games, all of them have failed, IMO, I hope this one is THE LOTR us fans has waited for.

The only question I got really is if we can customize your appearence, outfits, equipment...if thats the case, damn nice.

With Dragon Age 2 coming out I really hope this one delivers.

But the game seems to be quite far off, so I hope they make it good and take their time considering 2011 is filled with awesome games there is no rush.
Commented on 2011-02-17 22:18:25
The game looks very good,i hope this is the definitive LOTR game.
Commented on 2011-02-18 13:02:46
Is it a button masher? God I'd love something like this with RPG elements, had a lot of fun playing the old Xbox game co-op.
Commented on 2011-02-18 13:37:05 In reply to Viginti_Tres
Posted by Viginti_Tres
Is it a button masher? God I'd love something like this with RPG elements, had a lot of fun playing the old Xbox game co-op.
Not exactly; it's as much an RPG as it is an action game, as opposed to those old Xbox games - which I absolutely loved by the way.

Think Diablo/Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance, except with a closer camera perspective and more elaborate combat moves.
Commented on 2011-02-18 19:09:40
That sounds good, really hopeful about this one.

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