Several Target listings that went up ahead of time confirm the existence of a sequel to the award winning Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor. The new title set in J.R.R. Tolkien’s universe will be named Middle Earth: Shadow of War, and it will build upon its predecessor’s standout feature, the Nemesis system.
Go behind enemy lines to forge your army, conquer Fortresses and dominate Mordor from within. Experience how the award winning Nemesis System creates unique personal stories with every enemy and follower, and confront the full power of the Dark Lord Sauron and his Ringwraiths in this epic new story of Middle-earth.
According to the Target listings, the game will also feature a Gold Edition, which will include two Story expansions and two all new Orc tribes, as well as something named a Gold War Chest.
Gold Edition includes:
• Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion
• Outlaw Tribe Nemesis Expansion
• The Blade of Galadriel Story Expansion
• The Desolation of Mordor Story Expansion
• Gold War Chest
• Over $125 in total value
Nemesis Expansions include a new Orc Tribe featuring new enemies, followers, missions, abilities, weapons, Fortress and wilderness updates, and a Mythic Gear Set.
Story Expansions introduce a new campaign, playable character & abilities, side missions, enemies, allies & more.