The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is the sequel to the popular The Lego Movie that came out in cinemas in 2014. Now it has been announced that the second movie will also have a tie-in video game coming out around the same time.
The Lego Movie 2 video game will be developed again by TT Games and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. You can read more in the press release announcement posted down below.
“Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group today announced The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame, inspired by the much-anticipated sequel The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part from Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Bros. Animation Group. The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame will be available for Nintendo Switch™ system, PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X, and PC in 2019 alongside the film and a collection of The LEGO® Movie 2 building sets. Based on events from The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part, alien invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins! It is now up to Emmet, Lucy and a host of heroic characters to go beyond their world and save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the Systar System.
Arthur Parsons, Head of Design, TT Games Studios said the following: “Packed with fan-favourite and exciting new characters, mysterious locations and action from both the sequel and the original blockbuster The LEGO® Movie, The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame is a wild adventure for kids to explore. “Players must scour the stars for rare items, materials and tools to complete their collections and help their journey across the LEGO® universe, experiencing a wide array of amazing environments, wacky vehicles and incredible creatures along the way“.
The Lego Movie 2 releases in North American cinemas on February 8th, 2019. The video game has no release date yet, but it is expected to be released around the same time as the movie.