Published on May 5th, 2023 📆 | 2004 Views ⚑0
How to preorder ‘The Lord of the Rings: Gollum’
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Everyone’s favorite nasty little guy is getting his own game. Daedalic Entertainment’s “The Lord of the Rings: Gollum”— first announced in 2019—will allow players to explore Middle Earth as Gollum in a prequel to the events of Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy.
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“The Lord of the Rings: Gollum”will be released on May 25, 2023 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and Windows PC. A Switch version is currently planned to release later in the year.
Preorder The Lord of the Rings: Gollum
“Gollum” follows the titular character to explore how he went from Sméagol to the beloved gremlin fans know him as. The most recent trailer showed off some of the stealth based gameplay as well as characters like Gandalf.
The game is available in both a standard edition at $59.99 and a “Precious” deluxe edition at $69.99. Both offer six in-game emotes for Gollum, while the latter offers Sindarin and Lore Compendium DLC, as well as the original soundtrack and behind the scenes sketches.
How can you preorder ‘The Lord of the Rings: Gollum’?
You can preorder physical copies at Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy and Target. Physical copies should arrive in time for the release date, depending on the terms set by the retailer. You can also preorder it digitally from the PlayStation Store, Xbox Marketplace and Steam, allowing you to download the game in preparation for the release date, so you can play as soon as it drops.
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