GamingLives takes a look at the latest franchise to be turned into little plastic blocks, capable of making grown men cry when standing on one barefoot.
"I know I’m not alone when I now express a certain sense of apathy with the release of Lego games; Lego Star Wars was a real trend-setter and blazed a trail for some great instalments, but eight years on and I was feeling that the genre has started to get a little stale. The newer titles weren’t really bringing much else to the table; it started to feel like I was playing the same game, just with different skins, and with money as tight as it is, I wasn’t willing to shell out all over again for something I probably wouldn’t even finish. But, it’s Lord of The Rings, so I couldn’t let this one pass without giving it a sniff. I played it very much with the opinion of “here’s your last chance, Travellers Tales. Wow me.”