Amazon Recreation Studios has revealed that it has partnered with Leyou and Center-earth Enterprises for a brand new recreation primarily based on The Lord of the Rings.
The title within the works can be a massively multiplayer on-line role-playing recreation set on the earth created by J. R. R. Tolkien. The sport can be printed on PC and console.
Amazon is at the moment in manufacturing of a live-action Lord of the Rings tv sequence, nevertheless it is unclear whether or not these two tasks are related.
No official title or launch window was given for the sport on the time of writing.
“We’re dedicated to bringing prospects video games of the very best high quality, each with our personal unique IP in addition to beloved cultural pillars like The Lord of the Rings,” mentioned Amazon Recreation Studios VP Christoph Hartmann.
“Tolkien’s Center-earth is likely one of the richest fictional worlds in historical past, and it offers our staff of skilled MMO builders – from the identical studio creating New World – great alternative to play and create. We now have a powerful management staff in place to helm this new mission, and we’re actively rising our staff to assist construct this unbelievable expertise.”
Leyou subsidiary Athlon Video games confirmed the studio was working with Amazon on a free-to-play Lord of the Rings MMO again in September 2018.