LEGO: The Hobbit, a new game based on the first two films in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit Trilogy, will be released on all formats in spring 2014, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group have announced.
Following the storyline of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and the upcoming The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, LEGO: The Hobbit will take players on quests throughout Middle-earth, joining Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf the Grey, and Thorin Oakenshield and Company in their adventures toward the Dwarven Kingdom of Erebor.
"We are thrilled to depict the characters and environments of Peter Jackson’s Middle-earth in LEGO form with the LEGO The Hobbit videogame," said Tom Stone, managing director, TT Games. "Our family-friendly take on these thrilling adventures will have kids and parents playing and laughing together as they build and explore in LEGO Middle-earth."
LEGO: The Hobbit will be released for Xbox One, PS4, Wii U, Xbox 360, PS3, PS Vita, PC and 3DS.
Our guess is that you can expect LEGO: The Hobbit The Complete Trilogy to arrive winter 2014 alongside the final film, The Hobbit: There and Back Again.