Warner Bros Interactive has just released its first gameplay trailer for Guardians of Middle-earth.

Digital Spy reports the trailer showcases the new Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) game’s multi-player combat and objectives, and features battles between the likes of Gandalf and Sauron.

Exclusively developed for consoles by Monolith Prductions, the game sees players attempt to conquer opposition fortresses, using the abilities and skills of their guardian characters. It features 20 “guardians”, including Gollum, Galadriel, Legolas and Gimli.

Thanks to Ringer Irfon for the heads-up.

[Digital Spy] | [Trailer] | XBLAFans review]