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3.67 stars 3.67/5 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews spread across 6 releases and 0 DLC
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is directly based on the Peter Jackson's movie of the same name, just like the game The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers was based on the first two movies of the trilogy. You'd expect EA to quickly slap together a game in order to cash in on the franchise's enormous succes, but The Return of the King is in fact quite a good game.The Two Towers was narrated by Aragorn, but The Return of the King is narrated by Gandalf. The game features ample footage...1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
Lord of the Rings does not bring something particularly good or useful to the hack and slash table but its an average and fun to play wiht your friends if your in some LOTR vibe.The average playing mode allows you to traverse the story in the third movie whilst seeing some crappy in-game cinematics followed by some movie clips, which were of rather dull things (especially consiering that the game was released before the movie! ergo the ciips you see were mostly trailer stuff). After you finish t...0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
Positive:+ really, really epic+ co-op is awesome+ upgrades are really cool+ lots of characters to play asNegative: - playing as the hobbits is pathetic- single player mode is way too hard- the camera still shifts randomlyLord of the Rings: RotK is one of the movie games that really stands out as actually being good. It improves upon Two Towers in many ways, adding a whole co-op mode, more characters to play as, and updated graphics. It might not be perfect, but hacking and slashing your way thro...0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
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