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The sequel to the critically acclaimed Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor (2014) features an original story with the return of Talion and Celebrimbor, who must go behind enemy lines to forge an army and turn all of Mordor against the Dark Lord Sauron.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ike Amadi ... Baranor (voice)
Victoria Atkin ... Humans (voice)
Robin Atkin Downes ... Nemesis Orcs / Humans / Herion (voice)
Laura Bailey ... Eltariel / Ioreth (voice)
Troy Baker ... Talion (voice)
JB Blanc ... Dagor / Nazgûl / Nemesis Orcs / Nemesis Ologs (voice)
Steve Blum ... Sauron / Nemesis Orcs (voice)
Chris Butler ... Nemesis Orcs (voice)
Darin De Paul ... Nazgûl / Nemesis Orcs / Humans (voice)
Jeff Doba ... Nemesis Orcs (voice)
Alastair Duncan ... Celebrimbor (voice)
Gideon Emery ... Brûz / Suladân (voice)
Michael Gough ... Nemesis Orcs (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Galadriel (voice)
Adam Harrington Adam Harrington ... Nemesis Orcs (voice)
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The sequel to the critically acclaimed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Middle-earth: Shadow of War features an original story with the return of Talion and Celebrimbor, who must go behind enemy lines to forge an army and turn all of Mordor against the Dark Lord, Sauron. Set between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, Middle-earth: Shadow of War offers a richer, more personal and expansive world full of epic heroes and villains, iconic locations, original enemy types, even more personalities and a new cast of characters with untold stories. In Middle-earth: Shadow of War, players wield a new Ring of Power and confront the deadliest of enemies, including Sauron and his Nazgul, in a monumental battle for Middle-earth. The open-world action-adventure game is brought to life through the expansion of the award-winning Nemesis System. This robust personalization from the first game is now applied to the entire world where the environments and characters are all shaped by ... Written by IGN

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Amazing!
1 April 2018 | by DenutrionSee all my reviews

This game is amazing! Story DOES change Tolkien's a little bit but i don't think that is a problem. I think it's great that somebody made a game based on Tolkien's world, specially game like this. And I personally have nothing against the story in the game. For me, it was very fun experience, great graphics, great combat system, parkour, stealth, elven abilities... Nemesis system is also very fun and unique. You don't need loot boxes to beat the game, of course that then it is more difficult but where is all the fun if it's not hard. You will need to think about a lot of things (example: keeping your followers alive) and you probably will die few times against strong enemies but that is what makes this even more amazing. I recommend it to everyone who likes this type of games and especially for Tolkien fans.


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