New TV spot for The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug: watch now

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug has released another new TV spot, in which the severity of the situation facing Bilbo and company is made abundantly clear .

“We have been blind,” says Gandalf, ruefully. “And in our blindness, our enemy is preparing for war.” The venerable wizard generally knows the score, so we’d say the odds are stacking up against our heroes.

Indeed, there are still hordes of orcs and goblins to be dealt with, while Smaug himself lies in wait atop his vast pile of stolen treasure. But then, when was a good quest ever straightforward?

Take a look, below…