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EA announces new Lord of the Rings mobile game

EA recently announced a new partnership with Middle-earth Enterprises to create a Lord of the Rings mobile game.
EA announces new Lord of the Rings mobile game

One of the more exciting recent developments on the mobile gaming scene, EA sports just recently revealed they will be embarking upon a new partnership with Middle-earth Enterprises to create a Lord of the Rings mobile game. The mobile game will be free-to-play and named Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth.

With a few games in the Tolkien universe under their belt, EA is sure to provide a thrilling experience for fans and gamers alike. This announcement comes alongside the arrival of another new game Lord of the Rings: Gollum and the new television series Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power which are both set to release this year.

Lord of the Rings mobile game - Gameplay

Lord of the Rings mobile EA x Middle Earth Enterprises
Middle-earth Enterprises has partnered with EA and their studio Capital Games to create the new LotR mobile game. (Picture: Middle-earth Enterprises)

Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth will be a collectible role-playing game that will allow players to experience LotR lore whether their fans or new to the series. The game will require strategy and quick wit to socially compete against other players.

The game will feature in-depth storytelling to help players dive into the world of Middle-earth which will be explored with a wide array of characters from the series. With these characters, players will go through iconic stories from the Tolkien world.

Malachi Boyle, the vice president for mobile RPG at Electronic Arts, claimed, “The team is filled with fans of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, and each day they bring their tremendous passion and talents together to deliver an authentic experience for players.”

Lord of the Rings mobile game - Information

Lord of the Rings video games banner EA Sports
EA will be developing a Lord of the Rings mobile title for fans of the ultra-popular series. (Picture: Electronic Arts)

Heroes of Middle-earth doesn’t have an official release date, but it will be entering a limited beta this summer. The game will require an internet connection to play.

EA has a history of making high-quality and great LotR games such as Lord of the Rings: The Third Age and Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle-earth 2.

 

Make sure to stay tuned with GINX as more information begins to surface regarding the upcoming Lord of the Rings mobile game.

Featured image courtesy of Electronic Arts.