Guardians of Middle-Earth is an upcoming multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game developed by Monolith Productions
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new battle profile gameplay video for Guardians of Middle-Earth.
The video features the father of Thorin Oakenshield, Thrain II, who was exiled from the Lonely Mountain by the dragon Smaug. A powerful warrior, Thrain is able to hold his ground against a great number of foes. Also showcased is Gothmog, a ruthless, confident and fearless lieutenant of the armies of the Witch-king, who has the endurance to fight the enemy and bring their structures to siege under his harsh command.
In Guardians of Middle-Earth, gamers team up as the most powerful heroes from the greatest fantasy epic of all time, bringing up to ten players together in a competitive MOBA game. Featuring tie-ins to the upcoming film, 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey', the game allows players to develop and master more than 20 iconic characters. Play as Gandalf, Gollum, Legolas, Sauron and more, forming memorable and unlikely alliances with and against friends. Gamers will have the ability to connect with other players via an in-game voice communication system, as well as access to a comprehensive online stat and leader board system where they can track friends' victories and defeats, and more.
Available December 2012 at select retail stores and via download for Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 and PlayStation Network, this game has been rated rated "T