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Middle-earth: Shadow of War Assassin's Creed Easter Egg

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Assassin's Creed Easter Egg

When Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor was released, many reviews compared the game to Assassin’s Creed. Its stealth and combat gameplay seemed to be heavily inspired by Ubisoft’s hit action-adventure...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 November 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War - How To Earn Gold

Middle-earth: Shadow of War - How To Earn Gold

With all of the loot box drama surrounding Middle-earth: Shadow of War, many players are looking to find a way to get rich in the game without opening their real wallet and dropping additional cash...

By Denny Connolly on 27 November 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Review

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Review

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor released about three years ago and caught the gaming world with its revolutionary Nemesis system, which made every death in the game carry emotional weight and baggag...

By Denny Connolly on 13 November 2017
Shadow of War - How To Resurrect Your Dead Captains

Shadow of War - How To Resurrect Your Dead Captains

One of the best things about Middle-earth: Shadow of War is the fantastic cast of orcs (some of which are voiced by recognizable celebrities) that Talion is able to recruit to his army. Death is al...

By Denny Connolly on 28 October 2017
Shadow of War Has Another Assassin's Creed Easter Egg

Shadow of War Has Another Assassin's Creed Easter Egg

Players have already uncovered one Assassin’s Creed Easter egg in Middle-earth: Shadow of War, as the game’s enemies may refer to the stealth series in some voice lines. But it seems that this isn’...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 October 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Guide – Dominating Captains

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Guide – Dominating Captains

After a slight delay, the gates of Mordor have once again opened, letting players finally declare war against Sauron. Middle-earth: Shadow of War picks up where the previous game left off with Tali...

By Derek Nichols on 27 October 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Releases Its Launch Trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Releases Its Launch Trailer

Ever since Middle-earth: Shadow of War was revealed by way of an announcement trailer earlier this year, fans of the action-adventure franchise have been anxiously awaiting its arrival on store she...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2017
Conan O'Brien Plays Shadow of War for Clueless Gamer

Conan O'Brien Plays Shadow of War for Clueless Gamer

A few months removed from the Cuphead episode with Kate Upton, Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer segment is back. This time the popular talk show host is playing Middle-earth: Shadow of War with celeb...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 October 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Dev Defends Loot Boxes

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Dev Defends Loot Boxes

About a couple of months ago, Monolith and Warner Bros. Interactive revealed that Middle-earth: Shadow of War will feature a marketplace that allows players to use real world money to purchase loot...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 October 2017
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sort...

By Rob Keyes on 19 September 2017
Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

The response to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor must be exactly what Warner Bros. and Monolith wanted. The action adventure title, which has gained comparisons to the Assassin’s Creed series, has...

By Rob Gordon on 19 September 2017
Shadow of War Trailer Introduces the Feral Tribe

Shadow of War Trailer Introduces the Feral Tribe

With less than a month left to go before Middle-earth: Shadow of War officially goes live, Monolith and Warner Bros. Interactive have decided to continue to introduce fans to practically all of the...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 September 2017