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[CVG] LOTR: War in the North video feels like Elder Scrolls meets God of War

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arner's sent over a new Lord of the Rings: War in the North gameplay video complete with commentary from Shawn Stahl, designer at Snowblind Studios.

It's a hefty video with flavours of franchises like Elder Scrolls and God of War running throughout which, of course, is no bad thing.

Check out, for example, some of the bulky behemoths you'll be tackling in the game
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I quoted the whole article since the video is what you want to see, and you'll have to go to the source to see it.
 
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post #2 of 8
Looks awesome
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post #3 of 8
Looks amazingly linear :l
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post #4 of 8
^^ this
At one time he said: You never know what'll be around the next corner. I guessed exactly what came around the next corner. If in a trailer/showoff video you can predict what happens next, you're game is linear.

Because everyone who saw that can agree that the only thing they showed was different types of enemies coming around corners in packs of 3 to 6

Might 'lend' it as I'm a fan of LOTR
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Looks almost like a PS2 game
     
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post #6 of 8
Looks like the other two console games that released with the movies way back, although with slightly updated graphics and a marginally better camera.
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post #7 of 8
This game has honestly been off my radar...any reason to put it back on?
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This game will definitely be interesting, the co op play is something that has been missing from PC games for a long time. I am curious how they implement co op split screen, as in how well it will work in Eyefinity.
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