Here are the first screenshots of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Warner Bros. and Monolith's new game. Beginning on the night of Sauron's return to Mordor, the story is set between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Players take on the role of Talion, a ranger who lost his family and has been revived by a mysterious spirit. A few more details and the images inside.
• Players take the form of Talion, a ranger who loses his family and everything he holds dear, only to be returned from death by a mysterious Spirit of vengeance.
• Set between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor begins on the night of Sauron’s return to Mordor, throwing the region into turmoil.
• Discover a powerful and dynamic next-gen gameplay mechanic that allows players’ actions to shape enemy relationships and characteristics, creating personal and unique stories and gameplay arcs that remain persistent even after death.
• Players command Wraith Powers to orchestrate and execute their vengeance to outwit enemies, infiltrate the ranks, and dominate within an adaptive world.
• A multitude of enemies will require different tactics, encouraging the player to advance their skills, abilities and weapons to become legendary through a system of rune rewards crafted according to the player's strategy.
Any chance of getting a hq version of the god of war trailer? (21 minutes ago)
@nostradamus: i agree that i wish these story trailers had more gameplay clips though. (26 minutes ago)
@nostradamus: that was the story trailer though, gameplay and hands on impression will probably be at a preview event later (28 minutes ago)
@Wheat_Thins: yhea, i mean the story seems cool and all, way better than "HAAAAAAAAAAADEEESS!!!" RAGE!1, but show some decent gameplay With the story demoing please. (32 minutes ago)
@Wheat_Thins: don't rain on my parade man.lol I trust Cory, GOW2 is still my favourite in the series. I like the new camera and gameplay, it would make the gameplay all the more viceral. (52 minutes ago)
@jmd749: I want to get excited, the story, the characters, and the engine all will be top notch. The game play that has been shown though looks........bland....... (1 Hour ago)
April the fucking 20th guys!!!! Day one must buy!!! GOW FTW!!! (1 Hour ago)