Game: “LEGO Lord of the Rings”

There and Block Again… LEGO The Lord of the Rings Review

Our Rating
out of 5.0

This game was reviewed on the PlayStation 3. The Lord of the Rings, for fans of the books at least, isn’t exactly prime material for a LEGO game, mainly due to its (at times) slow pacing and a general lack of descriptive action. Peter Jackson’s movie trilogy, on the other hand, is much better suited, with plenty of action, a dose of humour, and some spot-on realisations of well-loved characters. Thankfully for gamers, Traveller’s Tales… Read On »


posted November 27, 2012 - 8:06 am in by

Hands-on with LEGO: The Lord of the Rings

With the original trilogy of books, three movies, an extended edition DVD/Blu-ray set, and countless video games set in the Lord of the Rings universe, is there anything new that can possibly be done?  You might be surprised.  At FanExpo Toronto I found myself amazed by how much fun I had playing LEGO: The Lord of the Rings.  The title is a mouthful, but the gameplay strikes the perfect balance between complexity and simplicity.  This… Read On »


posted September 8, 2012 - 8:00 am in by

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LEGO The Lord of the Rings takes players along on the adventures of Frodo Baggins and his unlikely fellowship as they set out on a perilous journey to destroy The One Ring and save Middle-earth.  Kids, tweens, teens and parents can traverse the Misty Mountains, explore the Mines of Moria, knock on the Black Gate of Mordor, and partake in epic battles with Orcs, Uruk-hai, the Balrog and other fearsome foes while harnessing the humour and imagination… Read On »