Sixty Get the Axe at Warner Bros.' Lord of the Rings Operation…

Following big releases, staff usually gets axed. That appears to be the case in the laying off of about 60 from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The publisher confirmed pink slips were given, but not the number. » 11/05/11 11:00am 11/05/11 11:00am

Should You Buy The Lord of the Rings: War in the North? Yes.

Just when we thought we'd seen all there is to see in the world of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga, Snowblind Studios goes and writes an entirely new adventure, chronicling the goings on in the North while Sauron's eye was focused on Frodo and friends. Should you lend it your bow, or give it the axe? » 11/02/11 3:00pm 11/02/11 3:00pm

Lord of the Rings: War in the North Has Ten Days

With Skyrim-lust whipping fantasy role-playing game fans into a frothy puddle, perhaps November 1 is the best possible time for Warner Bros. to release The Lord of the Rings: War in the North. » 10/28/11 2:20pm 10/28/11 2:20pm

The Lord of the Rings Goes to War In The North in November

Our video game November gets more crowded today with the release date(s) of Snowblind's The Lord of the Rings: War in the North. The PS3/Xbox 360/Games for Windows RPG hits November 1 (North America) and November 4 (Europe). » 8/02/11 4:20pm 8/02/11 4:20pm

An Innocent Sandwich Died to Create Weapons for The Lord of the Rings:…

The Lord of the Rings: War in the North developer Snowblind Studios takes its weapon creating seriously in this behind-the-scenes video, and an innocent lunchtime treat gives its life for the greater good. » 5/12/11 1:40pm 5/12/11 1:40pm

This Is The Bloodiest Lord Of The Rings Game Ever

One would assume that cutting your way through countless orcs would leave your clothes rather messy. Snowblind Studios, the developer of The Lord of the Rings: War in the North makes that happen in what looks to be the most violent game the fantasy series has ever seen. » 4/13/11 11:00am 4/13/11 11:00am

The Lord of the Rings: War in the North Is The D-Day of Middle Earth,…

There is another great war in J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga, a bloody battle set in the northern regions of Middle Earth. This front is the setting of The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, the fantasy world's equivalent of the Allied invasion of Normandy, says developer Snowblind Studios. » 3/09/11 6:30pm 3/09/11 6:30pm

Creating An Entirely New Heroic Tale Of Middle-Earth

In this behind-the-scenes trailer for The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, developer Snowblind Studios tackles the daunting task of filling out areas and stories of Middle-Earth that J. R. R. Tolkien only hinted at. » 2/17/11 11:40am 2/17/11 11:40am

The Untold Story Of The Lord Of The Rings: War In The North

While the Fellowship of the Ring is slowly realizing that everything would have gone much smoother had Gandalf called the eagles in the first place, a great evil stirs in Middle Earth's Northern Reaches. » 11/18/10 12:40pm 11/18/10 12:40pm

Head 'Lord Of The Rings' RPG Developer Quits

Ryan Geithman, founder and president of Champions of Norrath and Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance developer Snowblind Studios, has left the Seattle-based studio after 13 years with the company and in the midst of developing the studio's current game. » 10/29/10 2:30pm 10/29/10 2:30pm

There Will Be Orc Blood In Lord of the Rings: War in the North

Finally, you can amputate and decapitate an Orc, thanks to Snowblind Studios' The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, the hack, slash and loot adventure with the Tolkien stamp of approval. » 8/27/10 10:00am 8/27/10 10:00am

The Lord Of The Rings: War In The North Travels To Germany

The GamesCom trailer for Warner Bros.' The Lord of the Rings: War in the North fulfills the unwritten rule that every Lord of the Rings video game trailer end with a troll busting through a door. » 8/13/10 11:40am 8/13/10 11:40am

Lord of the Rings: War in the North Eyes-On Impressions: A Party of…

Two things described by J.R.R. Tolkein in his Lord of the Rings trilogy haven't been seen yet in video games: Bloody, brutal violence, and the War in the North. An action RPG due out in 2011 will deliver both. » 6/18/10 12:30am 6/18/10 12:30am

Lord Of The Rings: War In The North Is Cutting Throats, Taking Names

It's a good thing Warner Bros. now owns the rights to both the Lord of the Rings books and movies. It means they can do stuff like this, which is a little bit of both. » 6/15/10 1:30am 6/15/10 1:30am

Middle Earth Goes Snowblind In The Lord Of The Rings: War In The North

Warner Bros. Interactive has tapped the team behind Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance and Champions of Norrath to create The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, co-op action RPG for the Xbox 360, PC, and PlayStation 3. » 3/18/10 12:40pm 3/18/10 12:40pm