New Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gameplay Focuses on Open-World Features

Warner Bros. and Monolith Productions have shared new trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of War.

Featured above, the new gameplay trailer introduces the game’s open world, while also providing a look at new locations like the Island of Nurn, Cirith Ungol, Gorgoroth, and more.

Here’s a brief rundown on the game, via Warner Bros.:

Go behind enemy lines to forge your army, conquer Fortresses and dominate Mordor from within. Experience how the award-winning Nemesis System creates unique personal stories with every enemy and follower, and confront the full power of the Dark Lord Sauron and his Ringwraiths in this epic new story of Middle-earth.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is launching across PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on August 22nd in North America and August 25th in Europe.

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