Shadow of Mordor reveals: release date, story trailer, box art, pre-order bonus
Witness the return of Sauron’s army to Mordor, the attack on the Black Gate and the origins behind Talion’s quest for vengeance in the Official Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Story Trailer Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Banished from Death.
Also today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions confirmed the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor ship date for 7th October 2014, and revealed the gameÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s official box art and pre-order bonus pack.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor delivers a dynamic game environment where the player orchestrates their personal plan of vengeance as they bend Mordor to their will. The game begins on the night of SauronÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s return to Mordor, as his Black Captains brutally execute the Rangers of the Black Gate. Players become Talion, a ranger who loses his family and everything he holds dear, only to be returned from death by a mysterious Spirit of vengeance. As TalionÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s personal vendetta unfolds, players uncover the mystery of the Spirit that compels him, discover the origin of the Rings of Power and confront the ultimate nemesis. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will be available on 7th October 2014, 2014 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Windows PC.
Pre-order bonus details
Fans who pre-order Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will get access at the gameÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s launch to The Dark Ranger exclusive bonus pack. Available at all participating retailers, the pack will provide exclusive content and challenges for players including:
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Dark Ranger Character Skin
– Begin your own quest for vengeance with a new Dark Ranger character skin that embodies Talion’s darker side
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ “Test of Power” Challenge Mode
– Face Sauron’s Captains and defeat them to earn powerful Runes and gain a head start in the game
– Test your speed, skill and strategy and measure yourself against your friends on the leaderboards
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Access to Exclusive Leaderboards for “Test of Power” Challenge Mode
– Test your speed, skill and strategy and measure yourself against your friends on the leaderboards in this challenge mode