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.
Players can develop and master more than 20 iconic guardians, including Gandalf, Sauron, Gollum, Thráin and many more, forming memorable and unlikely alliances with and against friends. Gamers connect via an in-game voice communication system, as well as access a comprehensive online stat and leader board system where they can track friends’ victories and defeats.
The game will feature tie-ins to the upcoming The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey motion picture set for release on December 14, directed by Peter Jackson and a production of New Line Cinema and MGM.