Going out your door could be a harmful enterprise. Nevertheless, opening an exquisite board sport and stepping onto the street of journey is the other. Your path can nonetheless have a way of discovery, thrill, and being a part of one thing large—simply with minimal danger. It is the one method we would need to be part of Frodo on his quest. Should you additionally discover that interesting, then Ravensburger’s upcoming sport is for you. The Lord of the Rings Journey E-book Sport is a chapter book-style sport that makes you a part of the Fellowship. Nerdist is completely satisfied to share this unique information, together with a primary have a look at the sport.

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Like Ravensburger’s different Journey E-book Video games for ThePrincessBride and Wizard of Oz, The Lord of the Rings gameplay goes chapter-by-chapter. Eight complete chapters will take you from the sleepy Shire to the fires of Mordor—so long as you do not draw the Eye of Sauron. The Lord of the Rings Journey E-book Sport‘s official synopsis states:

Sauron’s shadow has fallen throughout Center-earth, and the One Ring should be destroyed. Go away the Shire’s inexperienced pastures to journey to honest Rivendell, survive the Mines of Moria, march on Isengard, and eventually attain Mordor. Keep away from the temptations of the One Ring as you’re employed collectively to finish challenges… or danger drawing Eye of Sauron Playing cards…

Solely then are you able to make sure the One Ring is delivered to the fiery coronary heart of Mount Doom and destroy it as soon as and for all!

JRR Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings the trilogy is epic, so capturing it throughout eight chapters got here as a problem. Ravensburger Sport Improvement Supervisor Shanon Lyon informed Nerdist, “We began by having one in all our designers, Jay Little, sketch out the beats of the e-book, on the lookout for the moments followers would anticipate and need to see and those we would have to make it really feel cohesive in order that gamers actually really feel like they’re taking part in by way of the story. Chapter 8 was one of the vital troublesome when it comes to design. Within the motion pictures, there’s a lot happening. Our designer, Marcus Ross put quite a lot of onerous work into ensuring the chapter evokes the identical feeling but in addition makes it really feel mechanically and narratively.”

Together with the eight-chapter sport board, you will get seven character miniatures, a corruption observe, 88 sport playing cards, 52 counts, and 4 reference playing cards. The Lord of the Rings Journey E-book Sport is for 1-4 gamers, ages 10 and up.

The Lord of the Rings Journey E-book Sport will price $34.99. It’s formally on sale as of February 2023.

Initially revealed on January 23, 2023.