Turbine has announced that they have come to an agreement with Tolkien Enterprises to extend the license to develop MMORPGs based on the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings to 2014.
The Lord of the Rings Online™: Shadows of Angmar™, named the 2007 PC Game of the Year it has reached an agreement with Tolkien Enterprises to extend it’s license to MMORPG based on The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien to 2014 with additional options to extend the rights until 2017.
“We’re thrilled with the global success of The Lord of the Rings Online since its launch in 2007,” said
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