The world had no concept that it wanted a Gollum-focused online game till Daedalic announced its Lord of the Rings mission in Summer time 2019. The sport was set to launch sooner or later this yr, however GamesRadar studies that The Lord of the Rings – Gollum will probably be delayed to 2022.
Apparently, a latest e mail introduced a brand new partnership between Deadelic Leisure and Nacon who’s now set to be a co-publisher on the sport. Nacon has been concerned with just a few sports activities titles in addition to the upcoming Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong. The e-mail ends with the details about the sport’s delay.
A story-centric expertise, Daedalic’s Gollum sport chronicles ex-Hobbit Sméagol’s vile journey as he’s corrupted by the One Ring. Whereas gamers will probably see story beats that they’re already aware of, the sport may even delve into new occasions in Gollum’s life. “We inform Gollum’s story from a perspective by no means seen earlier than, in any storytelling medium, all of the whereas staying true to the legendary books of J.R.R. Tolkien,” says Daedalic CEO Carsten Fichtelmann. “At a time when the video games business is present process structural modifications and seeing new enterprise fashions evolve, we’re excited to appreciate an enormous new manufacturing based mostly on a narrative that has stayed recent and related for greater than 60 years.”
The Lord of the Rings – Gollum will probably be out there on PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC. Try some images from the sport in a gallery here.