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.

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As much as I trust Snowblind Studios to develop a compelling action role-playing game and as intriguing as the concept of an officially sanctioned new Lord of the Rings tale is, it's going up against one of the biggest role-playing releases of this console generation.

The Lord of the Rings: War in the North hits North America on November 1 (the launch trailer here is for the UK version). Ten days later a lot of people stop playing it.

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LotR War in the North has coop.

Skyrim does not.

Ill go with War in the North.

Im sick and tired of RPGs being single player, I enjoy big open worlds or epic fantasy stories with other people, sharing it with them not wandering around as the lone hero.