The Lord of the Rings Game by Amazon Game Studios in Development
Amazon Game Studios, Leyou, and Middle-earth Enterprises will develop and publish a free-to-play massively multiplayer online game based on The Lord of the Rings.
Set in the Middle-earth portrayed in The Lord of the Rings literary trilogy, this game will be free-to-play, and will launch on consoles and PC. The game is being developed by veteran developers who have worked on Everquest, Planetside, Destiny, Rift, World of Warcraft, and Defiance.
According to Christoph Hartmann, VP, Amazon Game Studios:
Alex Xu, CEO of Leyou Technologies Holdings, added:
Fredrica Drotos, Chief Brand and Licensing Officer at Middle-earth Enterprises, also said:
A new Amazon Original TV series based on The Lord of the Rings will also be released for Amazon Prime Video.
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