Back in March, we bought our first peep at in-game gameplay footage of Daedalic Entertainment’s upcoming, stealth-based action-adventure game The Lord of the Rings: Gollum. Now, we’ve bought one more look at the upcoming PC sport with a new dev interview revealed at at the moment’s Nacon Connect reside present, which provides us a flavour of the characters and environments we’ll see.

First up, these new characters. Everybody’s favourite wizard Gandalf has bought a displaying, and he seems to be each bit the majestic (if barely scruffy) Maiar you’d hope for. Gandalf the Grey was revealed throughout the showcase, and he seems to be simply as you’d think about, although with a neat artwork model twist that makes his signature wizard hat simply that bit pointier, and he’s bundled up with a shabby, fur-lined cape, and armed with what’s certainly his sword, Glamdring – although this seems to be much less like the white and gold weapon alluded to in the books and extra of a jewel-encrusted, bronzy interpretation.

Elsewhere in the reveal, we get to see the Mouth of Sauron, who seems to be actually dastardly, with a neck cage or… one thing that appears to be ridged with a lengthy row of pointed enamel. Gulp. Plus, we get to satisfy Thranduil, Elven King of the Woodland Realm, who conversely seems to be actually mystical, with horns and fronds of ivy adorning his head; lengthy, luxurious inexperienced robes; and a sword embellished with feathers. You can try these first-looks under.

We additionally bought to see Gollum himself as much as his tips, sneaking his means into the fires of Mordor to snag his valuable. There are photographs of Mount Doom, furnaces and pits full of beasties, and hordes of orcs, of course. We additionally see some beautiful snapshots of the idyllic Mirkwood and different environments, too. Here’s the new footage:

Here are some seems to be at these character fashions:

There’s no set Gollum launch date to jot down simply but, nevertheless it’s as a consequence of launch at some level in the autumn of 2022.

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