With Gamescom 2012 fast approaching, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced the attendance of a group of professional Curse League of Legends players, who will be battling consumers on the show floor in matches of the highly-anticipated MOBA title, Guardians of Middle-earth .
The Curse team will be present on the WBIE booth in Hall 9 of the Kölnmesse from Thursday 16th August until the show closes on Saturday 18th August and will be playing against consumers throughout the day. At the end of each day, there will be an ultimate battle event between the pros and the best of the consumers from throughout the day.
Tomislav "flyy" Mihailov, the Curse EU team manager said "We are really excited to be working with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and can't wait for Gamescom. It is an honour to be one of the first teams involved in such a huge game which we think will provide even more opportunities for us and fans in the future. Guardians of Middle-earth is looking great; and, as I'm a huge fan of The Lord of the Rings myself, I am really looking forward to getting my hands on this game."
Guardians of Middle-earth is a new multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game developed by Monolith Productions, set to be released in Autumn 2012 for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network. The console-based MOBA offers more than 20 iconic guardians including Gandalf, Sauron, Gollum, Galadriel, Legolas and many more for players to control in PVP arena battles. Gamers will have the ability to connect with other players via an in-game voice communication system, as well as access to a comprehensive online stat and leader board system where they can track friends’ victories and defeats, and more.