One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them. Or something like that. Anyway, awesome news for fans of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, as the tie-in title with Lego is now finally available on the App Store for the iPhone and iPad. Take the precious to Mordor and cast it into the fires of Mount Doom as you follow the story through all three chapters in the series.
Follow the epic storylines of the original The Lord of the Rings trilogy reimagined with the humor and endless variety of LEGO gameplay. Relive the legend of The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King through LEGO minifigures, as they explore wonders and solve timeless riddles. Orcs and fouler things await on this perilous path to Mount Doom but a Fellowship will be formed — Aragorn the Ranger, Gandalf the Wizard, Legolas the Elf, Gimli the Dwarf, Boromir Man of Gondor, and Frodo’s Hobbit friends Sam, Merry and Pippin all join in to help along the quest to destroy the Ring and return peace to the land.
Be advised, this is a huge download. 1.5GB to be precise, though if you're downloading over WiFi that needs to be 3GB – so it can first download, then install. If you download it via iTunes on the desktop you only need the 1.5GB. The Lego series of games haven't let us down so far for enjoyment and all round quality gaming in the touchscreen environment. So, if you're a fan of Lego, Lord of the Rings, or just good quality games grab it for $4.99 at the App Store now. There goes the weekend.