Writer Non-public Division and developer Weta Workshop have introduced Tales of the Shire: A The Lord of the Rings Sport. It would launch in 2024 for PC and consoles. The sport is described as “cozy The Lord of the Rings recreation set within the Center-earth universe.” Non-public Division and Weta Workshop beforehand introduced their partnership again in August 2022 to make a recreation set within the Center-earth universe. A teaser trailer was additionally launched.
Non-public Division head Michael Worosz beforehand commented on the announcement in a press launch, saying:
“We’re thrilled to accomplice with Weta Workshop to publish a recreation set in such a unprecedented and celebrated universe. The Lord of the Rings IP is dwelling to so many outstanding tales, and no entity is healthier outfitted than the group at Weta Workshop to create a particular, new Center-earth gaming expertise.”
Weta WOrkshop head of interactive Amie Wolken:
“It’s a privilege to create a brand new recreation set in Center-earth, particularly one which’s so totally different from what followers have performed beforehand. As followers ourselves, we’re excited for players to discover Center-earth in a approach they by no means have earlier than, and introduce new followers to the magic of The Lord of the Rings.”
The total particulars through Non-public Division:
Non-public Division, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software program, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), at the moment introduced they’ve signed a brand new publishing settlement with Wētā Workshop, finest identified for his or her work on Center-earth for The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy. In 2014 Wētā Workshop based an interactive recreation division and at the moment are growing a brand new recreation set within the Center-earth universe of J.R.R. Tolkien. Center-earth Enterprises have licensed the literary works of the collection, offering Wētā Workshop with the broadest artistic license to interpret the underlying lore of the books.
This title is in early improvement and doesn’t but have an introduced launch date. It’s anticipated to launch throughout Take-Two’s Fiscal Yr 2024. Non-public Division and Wētā Workshop stay up for sharing extra particulars about this recreation sooner or later.