Guardians of Middle-Earth: Ship Date, Box Art and Purchase Options Revealed
Warner Bros. and Monolith Productions today revealed the box art for Guardians of Middle-earth and announced the console-exclusive game’s purchase and pricing options.
The digital versions of GoME will be available for $14.99 on the PlayStation Network beginning December 4th, 2012, and for a purchase price of 1200 Microsoft Points on Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 this fall. Post-launch, downloadable content will also be available digitally, and can be purchased via Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PlayStation Network individually or as a Season Pass.
Guardians of Middle-earth will also be available at select North American retailers for $29.99 for PS3 beginning December 4th and for Xbox 360 this fall. Included with the retail purchase of the game is pre-paid, discounted access to the digital content offered post-launch.
Versions of Guardians of Middle-earth for Xbox 360 will include Microsoft Points equal in value to the full game plus the Season Pass of downloadable content, while versions of the title for PS3 will include PSN vouchers equal in value to the full game, plus the Season Pass of downloadable content. Digital content will consist of game maps, one bonus gameplay mode and several additional good and evil characters, some of which will be based on key characters in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey movie, which is set for release on December 14th, 2012.