The release date for The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game has finally been announced and thankfully, it’s not too far away. The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game will be the first AAA Lord of the Rings game for consoles since the Shadow of War.
Both Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of War received a lot of acclaim for the dark and original stories they were able to portray within the Lord of the Rings universe, taking advantage of the very rich lore that Tolkien had made many years ago. They also managed to have incredibly innovative gameplay that allowed the enemies to remember the player and create small, dynamic stories and conflicts.
Although the upcoming The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game is not related to those games, it does look like it’ll tell its own original story and have a unique gameplay.
It has finally been confirmed that The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game will be released for most platforms on September 1, 2022. The game will also be released on Nintendo Switch at a later date, but no exact release date has been confirmed.
For quite some time, The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game has had nothing more than a vague release window, so it’s great to get an actual release date now. The game is described as telling the untold story of Gollum, filling in the gaps between his initial descent into madness and the events that happened in The Lord of the Rings.
The game will show the players what it was like when he was a slave below the Dark Tower, his other encounters with a few familiar faces, and his stay with the Elves of Mirkwood.
The Lord of the Rings: Gollum game is set to be released on September 1, 2022 for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, PlayStation 4, and. The game will also be released on Nintendo Switch at a later date.