Originally announced for 2021 and moved to September 1, 2022,’Lord of the Rings: Golum‘ it will need some more time to complete. At least, that’s what distributor Daedelic Entertainment announced, which, without going into detail, claimed it was necessary. delay the launch of the video game for several months to improve the product as much as possible. “For the past few years, the team has been working hard to share our vision of an extraordinary story in an immersive world full of magic and wonder,” the publisher says. They state that the new addition creation time will be used to ensure that the title manages to honor the vision of the original universe author, JRR Tolkien.
Loyalty to the original universe
While they claim ‘Lord of the Rings: Gollum’ will need a few months to be polished, the editor isn’t investigating the reasons and isn’t revealing a new release date. They are limited to announcing from the company’s offices that they will update production-related information in the future.
Developed for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Switch and PC, a new allegiance to the JRR Tolkien universe, is presented as a single-player adventure that will feature stealth and platforming as well as action elements. Its purpose is to place the wearer in the skin of the well-known creature whose soul has been corrupted by the power of the Ring. The plot of the adventure will logically focus on the story of Gollum.
A new version of Gollum
Characterized by a strong duality, this complex hero has two distinct personalities: the fierce Gollum and the fearful Sméagol. It is precisely this inner conflict that seems like an interesting element to use. gameplay of the new ‘Lord of the Rings’. Focusing on Gollum, the game promises a split personality mechanic. Although not fully detailed, it is used on great levels that will take us to various parts of Middle-earth.
As can be seen from several promotional videos, the game will show stealth and action mechanics. All the features of the DualSense controller will be used on PS5, and with the controller, among other elements, players will feel Gollum’s level of fatigue. It will also support Ray Tracing technology on the new Sony console. Game with no specific release date anymore, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S has confirmed versions for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch.