The new upcoming game is an action/RPG, where people will have the opportunity to see more about middle-earth and ofcourse the will be some famous places in there like: Erebor (the lonely mountain), Iron Hills etc. the game will be mostly focused on the region Forodwaith ofcourse in the north.
It will be released in 2011 at this time there will be no sure release time.
All the characters are new, but in your journey in the game you will meet them.
This game will be playable in Co-op up to 3.
The game will also be released for PS3, Xbox 360 and ofcourse the PC.
The Trailer is also released (News.teamxbox.com) whit some more information.
There will be an Preview in the official playstion magazine, it will be in shelves in begining april.