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Shadow of Mordor’s Lord of the Hunt DLC rides out

More Mordor, anyone? Shadow of Mordor‘s latest DLC, Lord of the Hunt, is offering more story missions if those are your sort of thing.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Shadow of Mordor PC patch addresses some vsync issues

If you’ve noticed the hefty 3.2GB patch for Shadow of Mordor downloading through Steam right now, it adds “support” for the upcoming Lord of the Hunt DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor PC update adds Photo Mode

Monolith encourages you to take some travelogue snapshots of your time in Mordor, with the new Shadow of Mordor photo mode.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2014 | 1

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer summarises the basics

This eight minute dash through the basics of Shadow of Mordor should be enough to get anybody up to speed with how the game works.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor AMA reveals a few PC details

A pair of staff from the Monolith team working on Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor were on Reddit today, answering a few questions from the general public.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Sep 2014 | 2

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer discusses wraith powers

The latest trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor focuses on the wraith aiding Talion and the ways you can use it to create havoc.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer has Celebrimbor in it

The Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor game doesn’t seem like it’s being shy in its use of Tolkien’s mythology.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Troy Baker chats about Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

By 2018, scientists estimate that Troy Baker will be voicing every videogame character in every game.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2014 | 1

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor vid details Nemesis system

I liked the sound of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor‘s Nemesis system, but a lot rode on how, exactly, it would work.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’s recommended PC specs are quite demanding

Following on the heels of Watch Dogs’ wallet-draining recommended PC specs, come Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’s system demands.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Apr 2014 | 1

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor to emerge on 7 October

Monolith’s Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor will be hoping to unite a fellowship of millions of players when it’s released on 7 October this year.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Apr 2014 | 1

Shadow of Mordor video goes in-depth with the nemesis system

I’m going to do that horribly reductive thing games writers do when they have a news article to put together and summarise what I’ve just seen from Middle Earth Shadow of Mordor as follows: Assassin’s Creed in Middle Earth with Batman Arkham combat and a crazy-ambitious procedurally generated system of enemies.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor looks beautiful

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor was sort-of announced last month as a third-person action title being developed by Monolith.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Dec 2013 | 1

Bad Hobbits: Monolith working on Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

Warner Bros has semi-announced Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, a third-person action title based on the Lord of the Rings license that claims to be “next gen” but is also coming out on Xbox 360 and PS3, so who knows?

By Peter Parrish | 12 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Been on guardian leave: Guardians of Middle Earth coming to PC

How very Lord of the Rings! Monolith’s Guardians of Middle Earth has apparently been making a lengthy and stealthy trek to PC, and it’s nearly reached our own Mount Doom.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Aug 2013 | 1

Gotham City Imposters PC goes free-to-play

Team Batman vs. Team Joker shooter has gone free-to-play on Steam, setting up another example of early adopters inevitably getting pissed off that they bothered to pay.

By John Robertson | 31 Aug 2012 | Comments Off