Amazon has cancelled its plans for the Lord of the Rings MMO it introduced two years again and the Amazon Sport Studios title received’t see the sunshine of day, as per a report by Bloomberg. The sport was being made for PC and consoles.
Again in 2018, Athlon Video games, the developer behind titles resembling Gears 4, had introduced that it might be engaged on the mission. One 12 months later, Amazon Sport Studios joined within the recreation improvement. As to why the sport is now not being developed, the report states a dispute between Amazon and Tencent to be the explanation as Tencent acquired Leyou Applied sciences Holdings Ltd, Amazon’s accomplice within the recreation improvement and now there are some contract points that haven’t been resolved.
Amazon Sport Studios online game tasks hold getting canned. Final 12 months, it cancelled its multiplayer taking pictures recreation Crucible. Different canned tasks embody Breakaway, Depth and Nova. The corporate ought to full the event of New World, its one other MMO that’s within the works and can hopefully be launched.
That is actually dangerous information for Lord of the Rings followers craving for a high quality title set in Tolkein’s Center-earth since Monolith’s Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of Battle video games and EA’s Battle For Center-earth RTS titles. Amazon nonetheless has that Lord of the Rings TV present within the pipeline. After which there may be Daedelic Leisure’s upcoming third-person action-adventure recreation Lord of the Rings: Gollum. That ought to perk you up.