Gollum, Gollum! Once a hobbit, he is probably one of the most striking and captivating characters in The Lord of the Rings, the novels signed by JRR Tolkien that invited readers to immerse themselves in the landscapes of Middle-earth. Now, this character has his own video game The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, which is already shaping its launch after having suffered a delay: from Nacon and Daedalic Entertainment, they have indicated that it will be available in PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, y PC (Steam) in the fall of 2022, both in Spain and around the world. Described as a parkour, stealth and adventure game, Daedalic producer Harald Riegler has shared more information about it in a new video.
The Lord of the Rings: Gollum invites us to look for our treasure
“Athletic and gil, cunning and sly. Driven by the desire to get his hands back on what he lost, Gollum is one of the most fascinating characters in the world of Lord of the rings“is the description that we can read of the game on its Steam page.” It has seen things that others cannot imagine, it has survived things that others would not dare to mention. Torn apart by his divided personality, it may be wicked and cruel like Gollum, but social and cautious like Smagol“.
In this adventure the players will be in charge of embodying this creature, as they go through the dangerous scenarios of Middle-earth with their company. The objective? Living with this character a large part of the adventures that have not been related in novels or movies, placing ourselves before The Hobbit o de The Lord of the Rings. In this way, we can live with Gollum from his days as a slave in the Dark Tower until his stay with the elves of the Black Forest.
We will know the untold stories of Gollum
Throughout our journey, we will have to make use of Gollum’s skills and abilities to make our way through our enemies: while not a warrior like Aragorn could be, this creature will also display a series of creative methods to assassinate or dispose of its adversaries by “more creative and vile” ways. On the other hand, as we play, it will be up to us to decide who gains more power: the dark side of Gollum or Smagol. “One mind, two egos: you decide!”
We remind you that The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, which takes advantage of the features of the PS5 DualSense, aims to debut on PC and consoles this prximo otoo de 2022.