Gaming NewsMay 17, 2017 at 7:42a PSTby luckie

Middle-earth: Shadow of War gets new epic trailer

Has the official gameplay footage from Middle-earth: Shadow of War whetted your appetite? Here's a new trailer with some shots of in-game locations and combat.

The first gameplay footage from Middle-earth: Shadow of War really got players excited, and now Warner Bros. has released a new epic video to keep the excitement up. Called Dominate the Open World, the official trailer presents some shots of the various locations and strongholds the players are going to see during their visit in Mordor. The good news is that itís not all dark and gloomy Ė some places are green and lavish. For those of you who prefer action over sightseeing there is also a fair deal of gory combat showed off. Enjoy!

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is scheduled to launch on August 22, 2017 on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. This is a sequel to the warmly-received 2014ís action game Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, set in the Lord of the Rings fantasy universe. You play as a ranger resurrected as Wraith, bound with the spirit of a vengeful elf. Together they start their private war against the Dark Lord Sauron. In Middle-earth: Shadow of War, players will be able to assembly whole armies and besiege dozens of strongholds scattered around the gameís open world. All orcish leaders and allies will be generated using the in-house Nemesis System, making each playerís experience unique.