• Amazon's Lord Of The Rings MMO Canceled

    27 days ago - By Game Informer

    Following the failure of Amazon's Crucible and ahead of the launch of New World, it is confirmed that the company's Lord of the Rings MMO has officially been canceled. The online fantasy take was first announced back in 2019 , and news about the latest Lord of the Rings take was mum. Now, it's off the table completely.
    The news regarding Amazon Game Studios' Lord of the Rings game comes via Bloomberg. In the report, it was noted that the cancelation is due to recent contract negotiations following Tencent's acquisition of Leyou Technologies Holdings Ltd. Amazon Game Studios was working in...
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  • Amazon has canceled its Lord of the Rings game

    Amazon has canceled its Lord of the Rings game

    27 days ago - By VG 247

    Amazon has canceled its Lord of the Rings game due to a dispute with Chinese company Tencent. According to a Bloomberg report , the online RPG based on Lord of the Rings is no longer in development. The game had been in development with Amazon Game Studios alongside the China-based Leyou Technologies Holdings Ltd. since 2019. The latter was eventually purchased by Tencent this past December. New Line Cinema
    Because contract negotiations fell through between Amazon and Tencent, the game has been canceled, according to people familiar with the matter. An Amazon spokesperson confirmed to...
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