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Behind the Scenes of Mordor

Behind the Scenes of Mordor

Ahead of its Comic-Con panel that will be held in San Diego on July 25, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor takes us behind the scene with lead writer Christian Cantamessa and Troy Baker discussing their experiences working on the story. Also the first glimpse of a popular character from the franchise.

Behind the Scenes

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Commented on 2014-07-11 19:25:14
It must be a disheatening feeling being a male voice actor, sitting at a audition...and see Troy Baker sitting there. That man is literally in every game released now. Dont get me wrong, Troy is a bad Mofo, but they need some new blood in the game. What I'm saying is...Nipsy Russell's great grandson needs a job.

btw, I'm NOT Nipsy Russell's great grandson, I'm his drinking buddy "Ray-Ray's cousin.
Commented on 2014-07-11 22:10:46 In reply to Loakum
Posted by Loakum
It must be a disheatening feeling being a male voice actor, sitting at a audition...and see Troy Baker sitting there. That man is literally in every game released now. Dont get me wrong, Troy is a bad Mofo, but they need some new blood in the game. What I'm saying is...Nipsy Russell's great grandson needs a job.

btw, I'm NOT Nipsy Russell's great grandson, I'm his drinking buddy "Ray-Ray's cousin.
Maybe Nipsy can do Lightning on the next FFXIII-X4 :P
Commented on 2014-07-11 23:56:48
^ *hits rayy with a raw catfish*
Everybody knows in Final Fantasy XIII- 4, Lightning is gonna be voiced by Kendell Jenner!

*hits rayy again for not knowing this*
Commented on 2014-07-12 14:47:09 In reply to Loakum
i dont think they exactly need new blood as you call it when troy can voice any character and you cant even tell it was him doing it he is that good
Commented on 2014-07-12 22:19:47
Mmm, isn't that the guy from Infamous Second Son?
Commented on 2014-07-12 23:48:45 In reply to Hypoman
Posted by Hypoman
Mmm, isn't that the guy from Infamous Second Son?
yes. also God of War Ascension, The Last of Us, Far Cry 4, Bioshock Infinite, Batman Orgins, Mass Effect III, Final Fantasy XIII, ect, ect
Commented on 2014-07-13 05:36:37
The second coming of Nolan North.
Commented on 2014-07-13 05:39:45
The second coming of... Peter North...
Commented on 2014-07-13 08:11:46
#northPole

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