Pandemic Sets Date For Lord Of The Rings: Conquest

The battle for Middle Earth will soon be joined by forces from the human realms as EA's Pandemic Studios announce the release date for the Tolkien take on Star Wars Battlefront, Lord of the Rings: Conquest. The war kicks off on January 9th internationally, with the U.S. showing up after the action starts (as per… » 10/30/08 11:00am 10/30/08 11:00am

PAX Impressions: Video Game Hands-On Blitz

Another Penny Arcade Expo come and gone and I find myself on my couch trying to remember the games I saw, the things I did and the people I talked over the last three days. I can sort out the panels from the events and the events from the experience – but beneath all of that is the most important part of PAX – the… » 9/01/08 8:00pm 9/01/08 8:00pm

Lord Of The Rings: Conquest Gameplay Video

Click to view » 7/28/08 9:20am 7/28/08 9:20amSnagged on the showroom floor of last week's Comic-Con. It's...certainly looking a lot like Battlefront, which is mostly a good thing. Battlefront with arrows. A of arrows. And while everything looks quite lovely, we're still a tad unsure over the choice of levels: in RotK, that battle had thousands of…

More On Pandemic's Lord Of The Rings Game

Pandemic's upcoming Lord of the Rings: Conquest? Oh, it's so pushing my buttons. All of them. Now that I know some more on the project, well, those buttons are being mashed to within an inch of their worthless, plastic little lives. According to lead designer Sean Soucy, not only will the game feature the epic battles… » 5/27/08 11:00pm 5/27/08 11:00pm

Pandemic Get Around To Announcing Their Lord Of The Rings Game [Update]

Worst. Secret. Ever. Ah well, it's public knowledge now, with Pandemic finally releasing the first details on their upcoming Lord of the Rings game. Called Lord of the Rings: Conquest, it's a "spiritual successor" to the studio's previous work on the Battlefront series, and as such will be a fairly similar title.… » 5/08/08 8:30am 5/08/08 8:30am