Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith have released a beautiful story trailer for the open-world action RPG – Middle-earth: Shadow of War. Experience all it’s magnificence below.
The new trailer showcases Talion and Celebrimbor as they use the power of the New Ring to forge an army and confront their enemies, including Sauron and his Nazgul, in a epic battle for Middle-earth.
Middle-earth: Shadow of War™ is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor™, winner of more than 50 industry awards, including 2015 Game Developers Choice Awards’ Game of the Year, Outstanding Innovation in Gaming at the 2015 D.I.C.E. Awards and the BAFTA for Game Design. In Middle-earth: Shadow of War, players wield a new Ring of Power and confront the deadliest of enemies, including Sauron and his Nazgul, in a monumental battle for Middle-earth. The open-world RPG is brought to life through the expansion of the award-winning Nemesis System. The robust personalization from the first game is now applied to the entire world where the environments and characters are all shaped by player actions and decisions, creating a personal world unique to every gameplay experience.
The timeline of Shadow of War takes place between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings and continues the original narrative set in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. The game was developed by Monolith Productions, and was directed by Michael de Plater.
Middle-earth: Shadow of War will be released August 22nd, 2017 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.