Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer, release date, pre-order details released

Middle-earth-Shadow-of-MordorWarner Bros. today confirmed the release date for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, and sent over a new story trailer, box art images and pre-order bonus details.

The brutal, action-heavy Middle Earth title in development by Monolith Productions for the PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC, is now set for an October 7th release.

Check out the new trailer, box art and pre-order bonus images below.

Official Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Story Trailer – Banished From Death:

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor screens:

Those who pre-order can nab a few bonuses depending on the retailer.

Pre-order bonus details:


Fans who pre-order Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will get access at the game’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:

  • Dark Ranger Character Skin
    • Begin your own quest for vengeance with a new Dark Ranger character skin that embodies Talion's darker side
  • "Test of Power" Challenge Mode
    • Face Sauron's Captains and defeat them to earn powerful Runes and gain a head start in the game
  • 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

The Palantir app, which is available on the App Store here, will sync with game assets and the final game, to reveal additional layers of information, insights and fan-authored content, creating a unique second-screen experience. Enable Palantir’s sync mode while the Official Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Story Trailer – Banished from Death plays to try it out.

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor - PlayStation 4 (Video Game)

Manufacturer: Warner Home Video - Games
ESRB Rating: Mature
Platform: PlayStation 4
Genre: action-game-genre

You are Talion, a Ranger of the Black Gate, keeping watch over Mordor which has remained undisturbed for ages. In the blink of an eye, everything is taken from you - your friends, your family, and even your own life. Resurrected by a vengeful spirit, you must now embark on a relentless vendetta against those who have wronged you. Fight through Mordor and uncover the truth of the spirit that compels you, discover the origins of the Rings of Power, build your legend and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron in this new chronicle in Middle-earth. Harness the Spirit of vengeance to inflict brutal combos while mastering powerful new skills and weaponry. Exploit the individual fears, weakness and memories of your enemies as you dismantle Sauron's forces from within. Become the most feared force in Mordor in a new chronicle set before the events of the Lord of the Rings.
List Price:$49.99 USD
New From:$41.68 USD In Stock
Used from:$23.95 USD In Stock
Release date September 30, 2014.