Yesterday, Target leaked Middle Earth: Shadow of War, and now Warner Bros have officially announced the game!
Shadow of War will be available for PS4, Xbox One and PC. The game will be released on August 23rd in North America and August 25th in Europe, there has been no word so far about release in Australia.
“Players wield a new Ring of Power and confront the deadliest of enemies,” reads a press release, “including Sauron and his Nazgul, in a monumental battle for Middle-earth.”
The sequel will also have a new feature added to the award-winning Nemesis-system. Warner Bros promises that the game’s world will also be shaped by the way you play. As well as a new kind of reactive NPC followers.
“Followers […] bring about entirely new stories of loyalty, betrayal and revenge,” says the press release. “The Nemesis System is also expanded to create a unique personal world through Nemesis Fortresses, which allows players to utilize different strategies to conquer dynamic strongholds and create personalized worlds with their unique Orc army.”
You can watch the official trailer here. The trailer also says that we will get a gameplay reveal on March 8th, which also means that we will not get an announcement on the Batman game then.