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Console MOBA Guardians of Middle-earth coming to PC

Monolith took a crack at making a multiplayer online battle arena experience for consoles with Guardians of Middle-earth. It was an admirable attempt -- and I enjoyed the game quite a lot for what it was, which was a trimmed-down take on t...

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Kili comes to Guardians of Middle-earth

Alright guys, we've got ourselves yet another downloadable character for Monolith's MOBA game, Guardians of Middle-earth. This time around, we've got Kili entering the fray. Classed as a Striker, he comes with some surprisingly good m...

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Free map skin, new guardian in Guardians of Middle-earth

Just a few days after the release of the White Wizard himself, Monolith has today launched yet another guardian for its console MOBA Guardians of Middle-earth. Unglob is classed as a Striker and her abilities certainly seem to back that up...

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Guardians of Middle-earth now has Saruman

Guardians of Middle-earth, Monolith's MOBA which launched on consoles last December, has had yet another downloadable guardian released. This time around, it's Saruman the White. Saruman servers as an Enchanter and has some rather nifty ab...

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Guardians of Middle-earth gets new survival mode

Guardians of Middle-earth just got some downloadable content today in the form of a new survival mode. Up to five players can work together to fight wave after wave of increasingly harder enemies. Yup, sounds like a horde mode alright! The...

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Gloin-Hit! Monolith announces newest playable character

Monolith may be drip-feeding its MOBA DLC to their customers, but for those avid Guardians of Middle-earth fans, a new character is about to enter the battle. The newest addition to Guardians roaster is Gloin, father of Gimli and one of th...

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Review: Guardians of Middle-earth

“How dare you? HOW DARE YOU! How dare you review a Lord of the Rings game without having every film box set in a display case! HOW DARE YOU review a MOBA without having been yelled at and debased by 12-year-olds for more than 200 ho...


Hobbit DLC now available for Guardians of Middle-earth

To coincide with the release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, WB Games and Monolith have added some new faces to its Tolkien-centric MOBA. Both Bilbo Baggins and Bert the Troll are available now as playable Guardians, as wel...

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Guardians of Middle-earth impressions

MOBA and LOTR: two four-letter acronyms that mean nothing to most people but a whole lot to some. Warner Bros. Interactive is hoping that there is overlap between the two and that this overlap will occur on consoles, where massive online...


Here's your Guardians of Middle Earth launch trailer

If you've been eagerly awaiting Monolith's upcoming MOBA-inspired Guardians of Middle-earth, then you'll be happy to know the game will be available on PSN on Tuesday this week, with its XBLA debut on Wednesday. The matching of League of L...


Guardians of Middle-earth: Goblins vs. Elves

With the Tolkien-inspired MOBA, Guardians of Middle-earth, launching next month on XBLA and PSN, its high time we find out a bit more about a couple of the 20 or so characters at players' disposal. Haldir is the elf who brought t...


Get schooled on Guardians of Middle-earth's classes

Feast your eyes on this, the third episode of the Guardians of Middle-earth tutorial series. This one is all about the five Guardian classes in the multiplayer fantasy romp -- based on archetypes from the books -- and what happen...


Meet Eowyn and Mozgog from Guardians of Middle-earth

Warner Bros. has pushed out another Battle Profile video for their upcoming MOBA game Guardians of Middle-earth, giving us a detailed look at two of the twenty guardians you'll be able to choose from. This time around it's Mozgog and ...


Guardians of Middle-earth launching December 4

Today we have a final date and price for upcoming title Guardians of Middle-earth. The digital versions will drop on December 4, 2012, priced at $14.99 or 1200 Microsoft Points. The retail version will be priced at $29.99, coming to the Xbo...


gamescom: Guardians of Middle-Earth gets the Witch-King

Like Allistair back at E3, Monolith Productions's Guardians of Middle-earth has gotten me interested in the MOBA scene finally. Personally, I've avoided games like DOTA 2, and League of Legends as what I usually see or hear of those games ...


Gawk at Gandalf and Gollum in Guardians of Middle-earth

Warner Brothers' Guardians of Middle-earth is looking good thus far, but this trailer for the Lord of the Rings MOBA leaves something of a chalky taste in the mouth. Even if you're among the initiated, it's not particularly exciting, ...


Enough teasers! Here's Guardians of Middle-earth gameplay

This trailer offers Monolith Productions' first real look at Guardians of Middle-earth, a fusion of The Lord of the Rings with multiplayer online battle arenas. It's headed exclusively to consoles via PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arca...


E3: Guardians of Middle-earth won this non-LOTR fan over

Before I got my hands on the DOTA-inspired Guardians of Middle-earth and talked to the development team behind it, I thought MOBA (Massive Online Battle Arena) was some type of Asian drink. My roommate plays League of Legends obsessively ...


Guardians of Middle-earth is a MOBA coming to PSN, XBLA

Yes, that Middle-earth! Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions are working on Guardians of Middle-earth, a new multiplayer online battle arena headed exclusively to consoles this fall. More details will be divulged ...



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