Weta Workshop , which made the visual effects of the Lord of the Rings films , one of the most memorable film series in the cinema world , announced that it is working on its own games with the concept of Middle Earth . The company, which has been selling figure designs for the Middle-earth universe for a while and dealing with the VR concept in game departments , held a press conference.
Private Division , the sub – distributor of the famous game producer Take-Two , will undertake the distribution of the game to be made. It is stated that the company has the most extensive and creative Lord of the Rings license to interpret the underlying information of the books .
“We Want To Create Games That Are Very Different From The Previous Games”
Speaking in the press release, Amie Wolken , Weta Workshop’s head of interactive, said, “We want to create a new game concept in Middle-earth, specifically a game very different from what fans have played before.” said.
The Lord of the Rings game has been released so far, with many concepts from open world to role-playing games and real-time strategy. In fact, the Lord of the Rings: Gollum game, which is dedicated to the famous character of the series, Gollum, will be released soon. Weta Workshop, on the other hand, wants to put together a LOTR game that fans will love by combining their newly established game departments with the visual effects experience they have gained in the industry. The game is expected to be finished by the end of 2024 .