'The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy' trailer hints at Sauron's return

By Jon Fingas Amazon is decided to generate buzz for its blockbuster collection The Lord

By Jon Fingas

Amazon is decided to generate buzz for its blockbuster collection The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy, and that features a giant new trailer to kick off San Diego Comedian-Con. The three-minute clip sheds significantly extra gentle on the story and, to nobody’s shock, units the stage for Sauron’s look. Whereas the present will begin by highlighting the relative peace of Center-earth’s Second Age, it is going to rapidly develop into clear that Sauron is coming again — and that factions should unite in the event that they hope to cease the Darkish Lord.

Because the title makes clear, the collection will deal with the forging of the Rings of Energy so essential to J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy world. You too can anticipate to study extra concerning the rise and fall of the island nation of Númenor. Clips proven at Comedian-Con supplied peeks at a youthful Elrond, harfoots (ancestors to hobbits) and Arondir.

The Rings of Energy debuts September 2nd on Prime Video. It’s nonetheless too quickly to say if the reported $1 billion manufacturing price range will repay for Amazon. Nonetheless, the web behemoth clearly isn’t taking possibilities. Speak present host (and Tolkien fan) Stephen Colbert opened the Comedian-Con panel alongside an orchestral efficiency led by composer Bear McCreary. Amazon expects its Lord of the Rings saga to be successful, and it’s keen to spend lavishly on each the manufacturing and the advertising and marketing.

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