Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

Available 10 October 2017

Game Features

Battle of Mordor against Sauron

Turn Mordor against Sauron

Go behind enemy lines and use strategy, cunning or brute force to conquer Sauron’s fortresses and turn them against him.

Marauder army

Nemesis System Evolved

Experience a richer and more personal world full of new enemy types, stronger personalities and deeper stories – anyone you face can now evolve from a lowly soldier to a mighty overlord, personal nemesis or ally.

Army approaching a Sauron fortress

A monumental story of war and redemption

Immerse yourself in the epic scale of Middle-earth as you forge a new Ring and siege epic fortresses to face the Dark Lord and his Nazgul.

Trailers and Gameplay

middle earth shadow of war

Game Details

In the epic sequel to the award-winning Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, go behind enemy lines to forge an 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.

In Middle-earth: Shadow of War, nothing will be forgotten.

Additional Information

Rating Pending

  • Publisher
  • Warner Brothers Interactive
  • Developer
  • Monolith Productions
  • Genre
  • Action-adventure
  • Platforms
  • Xbox One
    Windows 10
  • Release date
  • 10 October 2017
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Middle-Earth Shadow of War Standard Edition

Standard Edition


Experience an epic open-world brought to life by the award-winning Nemesis system

Pre-order now and forge your army with:

  • Legendary Champions War Party – 4 Legendary Champions from different tribes for your Army
  • Exclusive Epic Sword of Dominion
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Middle-Earth Shadow of War Silver Edition

Silver Edition


Pre-order includes:

  • Standard Edition pre-order bonuses
  • Silver War Chest
  • Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • Outlaw Tribe Nemesis Expansion

Nemesis Expansions include a new Orc Tribe featuring new enemies, followers, missions, abilities, weapons, Fortress and wilderness updates, and a Mythic Gear Set.

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Gold Edition


Pre-order includes:

  • Standard Edition pre-order bonuses
  • Gold War Chest
  • Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • Outlaw Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • The Blade of Galadriel Story Expansion
  • The Desolation of Mordor Story Expansion

Nemesis Expansions include a new Orc Tribe featuring new enemies, followers, missions, abilities, weapons, Fortress and wilderness updates, and a Mythic Gear Set.

Story Expansions introduce a new campaign, playable character & abilities, side missions, enemies, allies & more.

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