Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Launch Trailer Released, Looks Epic

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

The launch trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, one of the most awaited and highly anticipated title of 2014 has arrived. The trailer dives into the story behind the award-winning action game set between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. You can watch the trailer below.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is available from Friday 3rd October for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Steam. It is an action-packed adventure-RPG inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Exploring an original story of vengeance and redemption, the game puts players in the role of Talion, a valiant ranger whose family is slain in front of him the night Sauron and his army return to Mordor moments before his own life is taken. Resurrected by a Spirit of vengeance and empowered with Wraith abilities, Talion ventures into Mordor and vows to destroy those who have wronged him. Through the course of his personal vendetta, Talion uncovers the truth of the Spirit that compels him, learns the origins of the Rings of Power and ultimately confronts his true nemesis.

Every enemy that players face is a unique individual, differentiated by their personality, strengths and weaknesses. Through the Nemesis System, enemy relationships and characteristics are shaped by player actions and decisions to create personal archenemies that remember and adapt to the player and are distinct to every gameplay session. Gamers are able to craft their own battles, enemies and rewards within the dynamic world that remembers and adapts to their choices, delivering a unique experience to every player.