In a thrilling revelation, Daedalic Entertainment, the studio behind the recently released and critically panned The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, is set to redeem itself with another epic Lord of the Rings game. Codenamed “It’s Magic,” this upcoming 3D action-adventure game promises to transport players into a captivating world brimming with mythical creatures and enchanting magic.
The German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action website, as translated by IGN, unveiled this exciting project by Daedalic Entertainment. The studio aims to create a rich and immersive Lord of the Rings experience, with the player assuming the role of a character whose story has yet to be told. This fresh perspective offers players the opportunity to explore uncharted regions, influence the world, and shape its destiny through their own unique abilities. As the player unravels the mysteries and challenges within the game, they strive to change the fate of this enthralling universe.
The development of “It’s Magic” has received substantial support, with Daedalic Entertainment securing approximately €2 million in funding from the German government. This funding was acquired following the initiation of Gollum, indicating that the resources are likely dedicated to the development of this new project. The project’s timeline spans from June 2022 to August 2024, with the game slated for release in the second half of 2024.
The game’s description, coupled with its codename, hints at a potential focus on one of the wizards from the beloved Lord of the Rings franchise. As anticipation builds, fans eagerly await the chance to immerse themselves in a world where magic and destiny intertwine, bringing forth new adventures and discoveries.
While Daedalic Entertainment faces the challenge of regaining trust following the disappointing reception of Lord of the Rings: Gollum, this new project presents an opportunity for redemption. The studio aims to learn from past shortcomings, crafting a game that surpasses expectations and reignites the excitement of fans worldwide.
Stay tuned for further updates on “It’s Magic” as Daedalic Entertainment endeavors to deliver an unforgettable Lord of the Rings gaming experience. Let the anticipation build as we await the unveiling of a world where the realms of fantasy and magic come alive once more.