LOTR War of the Ring announced

Today's third (!) game based on Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga is The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring. Developed by Liquid Entertainment, War of the Ring is a RTS for the PC in which you can "play as the forces of good and valiantly fight for the One Ring's destruction or play as the forces of evil to claim control over Middle-earth forever". The game will feature single and multi-player campaigns, and is scheduled for Q1 2004.
Play the Greatest Story Ever Written . . . The quest to destroy the One Ring continues in the first Real-Time Strategy game based on The Lord of the Rings saga. Massive battles will erupt as the peoples of Middle-earth fight for control of Tolkien's World. Play as the forces of good and valiantly fight for the One Ring's destruction or play as the forces of evil to claim control over Middle-earth forever. Features: * The first PC Real-Time Strategy game based on J. R. R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings! * A brand new LOTR experience introducing many locations and characters not featured in the films * Single and multi-player campaigns * Control multiple types of Tolkien's most famous characters