LEGO Lord of the Rings Aiming for Epic in Seven Short Steps

Little yellow plastic dudes aren’t supposed to have this much fun. The LEGO lineup of licensed video games –they’ve done everything from Indiana Jones to Star Wars many times over– is clearly in its prime right now and the promise of LEGO Lord of the Rings should give us another 3-4 years of fighting the evil of the One Ring. The story of how a line of toys translates to a video game based on a movie license is fascinating but it all comes down to attention detail.

Have a look at how LEGO Lord of the Rings takes us into two fully licensed worlds –LEGO and Tolkein’s popular series– one step at a time.