LEGO The Hobbit trailer released by Warner Bros.

To coincide with the release of the second instalment of The Hobbit Trilogy, Warner Bros. Interactive has released the debut trailer for its LEGO video game edition of the popular series.

The TT Games-developed ‘LEGO The Hobbit’ will revolve around the first two chapters of the filmic trilogy, An Unexpected Journey and The Desolation of Smaug. Gamers will traverse Middle-Earth playing as their favourite Tolkien characters, such as Gandalf, Bilbo and the company of dwarves.

LEGO The Hobbit follows a long line of film-inspired LEGO video game iterations and looks set to follow their success when it releases at some point in 2014.

In meantime, check out its first trailer below and let us know will you be journeying to Middle-Earth to battle the keeper of Erebor, Smaug.