More behind-the-scenes of LEGO Lord of the Rings video game

Oct. 30 can't come soon enough for this geek gamer

The start of the new month means there's only 29-30 days left before we can get our copy of the Lego Lord of the Rings video game.

To whet our appetites even more, IGN Entertainment has posted a second part of the game's developer diary, in which we learn more about the characters in the game (84 playable characters!), and get some additional footage. The best part - being able to throw Gimli. Wooooo!

As I've mentioned before in this space, this game and Assassin's Creed III come out on the same day, so I'm not sure how much sleep I'm going to be getting that night.

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