All you need is love…and intellectual property licenses.
The author famously wrote
“There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.”
In the case of The Hobbit: Love Letter, what we find are that the familiar Love Letter roles have been replaced by Tolkien-esque characters, the first revealed of which is Tauriel (who strangely enough was not invented by Tolkien).
AEG is promising many twists and turns to differentiate this version from the base game, keep your eyes peeled as more details are bound to emerge soon.
The Hobbit: Love Letter releases in March, officially from both AEG and Cryptozoic Entertainment.