The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth

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Heroes of Middle-earth
The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth
Video game
DeveloperCapital Games
PublisherElectronic Arts
PlatformiOS and Android
Release date10 May 2023
GenreRPG
ModesSingle-player
DistributionDigital

The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth is a collectable RPG video game developed by Capital Games and produced by Electronic Arts for iOS and Android devices. It is based on The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings books. The game was released on 10 May of 2023.[1][2]

On 24 February of 2024, it was announced that the game will no longer become available for use generally on 24 May of the same year.[3]

Plot

The game explores an original, never-before-told story. It features immersive storytelling, turn-based combat, deep collection systems, and a wide roster of characters based from both The Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit, and it is set during the War of the Ring.[4]

Characters

Playable

External links

References

  1. "The LOTR: Heroes Of Middle-Earth: Release Date, Pre-Registration, Gameplay" dated 14 September 2022, MobileMatters (accessed 3 October 2022)
  2. "'Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth' arrives May 10th" dated 7 April 2023, Engadget (accessed 13 April 2023)
  3. "An Important Update" dated 24 February 2024, The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth (accessed 13 April 2024)
  4. "Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth gets release date. check details" dated 24 April 2023, livemint.com (accessed 10 May 2023)
Licensed video games set in Middle-earth
 Melbourne House: The Hobbit (1982) · Lord of the Rings: Game One (1985) · Shadows of Mordor (1988) · War in Middle Earth (1988) · Crack of Doom Software Adventure (1989) · Riders of Rohan (1990)
 Interplay Productions: The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I (PC) (1990) · The Lord of the Rings, Vol. II: The Two Towers (1993) · The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I (SNES) (1994)
 Vivendi Universal: The Fellowship of the Ring (2002) · The Hobbit (2003) · War of the Ring (2003)
 Electronic Arts: The Two Towers (2002) · The Return of the King (2003) · The Third Age (2004) · The Battle for Middle-earth (2004) · Tactics (2005) · The Battle for Middle-earth II (2006) (The Rise of the Witch-king (2006)) · Conquest (2009) · Heroes of Middle-earth (2023)
 Turbine/Standing Stone Games: The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar (2007-) (Mines of Moria (2008) · Siege of Mirkwood (2009) · Rise of Isengard (2011) · Riders of Rohan (2012) · Helm's Deep (2013) · Mordor (2017) · Minas Morgul (2019)) · War of Three Peaks (2020) · Fate of Gundabad (2021) · Before the Shadow (2022) · Corsairs of Umbar (2023)
 Warner Bros: Aragorn's Quest (2010) · War in the North (2011) · Guardians of Middle-earth (2012) · Kingdoms of Middle-earth (2012Armies of The Third Age (2013) · Shadow of Mordor (2014) · Shadow of War (2017) · Rise to War (2021)
 Glu Games: Middle-Earth Defense (2010)
 Traveller's Tales: Lego The Lord of the Rings: The Video Game (2012) · Lego The Hobbit (2014)
 Daedalic Entertainment: The Lord of the Rings: Gollum (2023)
 North Beach Games: The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria (2023)