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 upcoming multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game, Guardians of Middle-Earth, where players can learn about the powers and abilities of Nori, a key playable film character, who is one of the 13 dwarves who accompanies Bilbo Baggins in the upcoming 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' motion picture. The character Wulfrun is also featured.
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 multiplayer online battle arena (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.
The game will be available December 2012 in select retail stores and via download for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network. It has been rated "T for Teen" by the ESRB.