Lord of the Rings: Gollum - a prequel to the “Lord of the Rings” universe with Gollum in the lead role

The “Lord of the Rings” universe will acquire another game, but this time Gollum will be the main character.

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, for developingtook the studio Daedalic Entertainment, which you may know for the State of Mind, a series of Deponia and The Long Journey Home. The new project of the studio was called Lord of the Rings: Gollum and this will be a prequel whose actions will unfold before the first appearance of Gollum. Gamers will be told what the character did after receiving the One Ring.

"We have a story that we all know frombooks, but everything that happens to him before the appearance of the book is the main theme that will be revealed in the game, ”said Carsten Fichtelmann, co-founder of Daedalic Entertainment.

The developers did not talk about the gameplay, butclarified that the Lord of the Rings: Gollum will be an action adventure with a focus on the plot. The release of the game is scheduled for the year 2021 for the PC and "all current platforms."