Guardians of Middle-earth Announces New DLC Character - Saruman
Gamers can download and play as the infamous White Wizard, Saruman in Guardians of Middle-earth on Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network.
Before his betrayal, Saruman was the Chief of the Wizards and leader of the White Council, including leading fellow Wizards, Radagast and Gandalf, all of whom were sent to protect Middle-earth.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions also released new character art, bio, ability details and a new video about playing as Saruman, whose abilities include a shield that detonates for area ability damage and silence.
The Saruman trailer, bio, character art and list of abilities can be downloaded here:
Guardians of Middle-earth Announces New DLC Character - Barrow-wight Lord
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions today announce a new Guardian addition to Guardians of Middle-earth with Barrow-wight Lord, who will be available for download on Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network.
Twisted by corruption even in death, the Barrow-wight Lord is a powerful remnant of a stalwart line of Men, banished to the Barrow-downs. While living, his power was great, but in death he bears greater power with little resemblance to his original human form.
Barrow-wight Lord joins the epic character roster in Guardians of Middle-earth, with Season Pass holders having free access to him as the last Guardian as part of the pass; additional purchasable content is set to be released as well.
WBIE and Monolith also released new character art, bio, ability details and a new video about playing as Barrow-wight Lord, whose abilities include draining the soul, where he steals life from a single target.
[Guardians of Middle-earth Announces New Mode and Map Skin]
We have news to reveal from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions: Guardians of Middle-earth will deliver a brand new Survival Mode!
The new Survival Mode enlists a one to five player co-op in intense combat in the Glittering Caves nestled deep in the White Mountains. Teammates must rely heavily on each other to fight and survive waves of enemies with increasingly destructive power. Players must defend their towers, fight enemy control on the field and defeat boss waves to complete new challenges. Rally your best troops in a mission to perfect team composition, strategy and loadouts, while taking on a deadly swarm of enemies.
In addition, gamers can play on the one-lane map with the new Goblin-town map skin, which lands players into the dark tunnels within the Misty Mountains, near the dwelling of the Witch-king.
The Survival Mode trailer can be downloaded here:http://games.premiercomms.com/pics.asp?i=1628
The Goblin-town map trailer can be downloaded here:http://games.premiercomms.com/pics.asp?i=1630
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In Guardians of Middle-earth, gamers team up as the most powerful heroes from the greatest fantasy epic of all time, bringing up to 10 players together in a competitive multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game. Featuring select characters from the film,The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the game allows players to develop and master more than 20 iconic characters. Play as Gandalf, Gollum, Legolas, Sauron and more, forming memorable and unlikely alliances with and against friends. Gamers will have the ability to connect with other players via an in-game voice communication system, as well as access to a comprehensive online stat and leader board system where they can track friends’ victories and defeats, and more. Now available at select retail stores and via download for Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 and PlayStation Network. For more information, check outguardiansofmiddleearth.com, “like” us on Facebook athttp://www.facebook.com/Guardiansofmiddleearth and follow us on Twitter@GuardiansME.