After Nearly 40 Years, Video Games Still Don’t Do Lord Of The Rings Justice

For decades, The Lord of the Rings has been one of the worlds most influential and revered stories. While J.R.R. Tolkiens fantasy series has been successfully adapted into a beloved film trilogy, the track record of video games set in Middle-Earth has been a bit more dubious. From text-based adventures to movie-licensed tie-ins, from MMORPGs to real-time strategy games, over two dozen games have attempted to adapt The Lord of the Rings. Unfortunately, precious few have been able to capture the magic of Tolkiens work.

Author: N4G

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