Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor gets a new story trailer and the publisher reveals the game's cast. The story is written by Christian Cantamessa (Red Dead Redemption), the music composed by Garry Schyman while Troy Baker and Nolan North lend their voice to Talion and Black Hand.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (WBIE) and Monolith Productions today released a new trailer, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Story Trailer - Make Them Your Own. Also, WBIE announced the acclaimed game talent and musical composer behind Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Bringing to life an original story written by Christian Cantamessa (Red Dead Redemption) in the expansive Middle-earth universe set between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings are many of gaming's best actors, led by Troy Baker and Nolan North.
Joining them is acclaimed video game musical composer Garry Schyman with an original score that sets the tone for this next saga in Mordor. Lending his talent to some of the most celebrated musical compositions in gaming, Schyman is responsible for the soundtrack behind BioShock Infinite, earning him the 2014 British Academy of Film and Television award for Best Original Music as well as the D.I.C.E. award for "Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition" from the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences.
The game talent cast in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor includes:
• Troy Baker - Talion (The Last of Us, Batman: Arkham Origins, BioShock Infinite, Batman: Arkham City)
• Nolan North Black Hand (Uncharted series, Batman: Arkham Origins)
underwater and explore around? We haven't seen that at all yet in any footage. (15 minutes ago)
@MrWhite: Yeah me too. Hoping to see some Wii U footage next week, but I'm sure it's fine. Graphics clearly aren't BOTWs strongest suit anyway, it is what it is. By the way I wonder, can we swim (16 minutes ago)
@Melmoth: The Legend of Zelda is an incredible series. I've been meaning to replay all the games since the first one in chronological or release date order, but just haven't found the time yet. (1 Hour ago)
playing link to the past now, which is much more traditional design. (2 Hours ago)
i was completely stuck 2-3 times during the game when i couldn't find the next dungeon. so had to cheat (check guides) a few times. (2 Hours ago)
I played the original zelda for the first time a few days ago. It was surprisingly similar to the souls games on many levels. Cryptic messages giving hints to progressing in the game. (2 Hours ago)
@Moonwalker: Wouldn't doubt it. Can't wait for next week. It's been a while since I felt excited to get my hands on something as much. (2 Hours ago)