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Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
7.0 out of 10

Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Return to Middle-earth in the only video game based on the epic Read more

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Overall 8
8.0

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Fragland
27 May 2012
  • Excerpt: EA sure did surprise us with their look on The Two Towers. Not only did it look great, we could also enjoy a solid gameplay, nice interviews, information and artworks of the film. Everybody respected the game, but a few people didn’t like the fact that you could finish the game too fast.
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Overall 10
9.6

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

Playstation Illustrated
30 December 2005
  • Excerpt: ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Those are the only two words that can describe the audio/video experience present in EA's The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King . Not only does everything about the game look amazing, but you'll be blown away by the combination of special effects and the sheer amount of...
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Overall 9
8.7
Gameplay 8
8.4
Graphics 9
9.3
Sound 10
9.8
Control 8
8.3
Addiction 8
8.3

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
1 March 2004
  • Excerpt: With few exceptions, games based on movies flat out stink. Starting with the famed Atari 2600 stinker E.T, and continuing to the buggy Enter The Matrix, it seems that developers just can't turn a good movie into a good game.
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Overall 7
7.0

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Sofa Cinema
3 September 2004
Overall 9
8.7
Value for money 8
8.4
Gameplay 9
8.6
Graphics 9
8.9
Sound 9
9.0

Lord of the Rings: Return of the King -

Futuregamez.net
22 December 2003
  • Summary: Fans of the movies (and that should be almost everyone reading this) could do a lot worse then pick up this title. Electronic Arts are putting a lot of effort into making this brand pay off, and the results are terrific.
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Overall 8
8.3

Expert Review

evilgamerz.nl
6 September 2013
  • Excerpt: Wie in 2003 nog niet van ‘The Lord of the Rings’ heeft gehoord heeft de laatste jaren onder een steen gelegen. En om de hype te versterken hebben we nu ook deze hack ’n slash game gekregen. De LOTR-beminnende pc speler is hier blij om want ‘The Two Towers’ kwam enkel op console uit.
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Overall 5
5.0

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

gamesector.dk
16 December 2003
  • Excerpt: Ringenes Herre som hack´n slash – hvem kunne ønske mere? Jeg kunne i hvert fald ikke. Dvs. hvis der er masser af gode kampe med afvekslende fjender, en god del af eventyret flettet ind i spillet, flot grafik og ikke mindst blod i litervis. Men vent lige lidt.
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Overall 8
8.0

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

gamesector.dk
16 December 2003
  • Excerpt: Ringenes Herre-filmene er godt på vej til at gå over i historien som en af de “store” eventyrtrilogier sammen med Indiana Jones og de oprindelige Star Wars film. Hvis du vil have et lidt federe smugkik på Kongen Vender Tilbage, der har premiere d.
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Overall 8
8.0

Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

Level 7
27 November 2003
  • Summary: Return of the King tar punktligt över där förra årets Two Towers slutade. Vi intar rollen som Gandalf och anländer till slaget vid Helms klyfta där enorma mängder Uruk-Hais försöker inta fästningen. Det senaste Sagan om ringen-spelet startar väldigt intensivt med andra ord.
  • Pros: Mästerlig musik, Stämningsfylld känsla, Underhållande samarbetsläge, Enkel kontrolluppställning
  • Cons: Enformigt, Förvirrande i samarbetsläget, Kameran, Inget online-läge, För kort
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Overall 8
8.0

The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

gamesector.dk
16 November 2003
  • Excerpt: Electronic Arts fejede komplet benene væk under hele GameSector holdet, da de udgav deres The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers sidste år. Spillet var en actionfyldt blanding af klip fra filmen og god gammeldags lineært slå-på-tæven.
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