Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor was a game about guerrilla warfare… and also falling in love with orcs. By contrast, this winter’s sequel, Middle-Earth: Shadow of War is a game about full-scale warfare… and also falling in love with orcs.
Random thug number 127 managed to defeat the goddamn Batman. I’m pretty sure that qualifies him for super villain status.
Shadow of Mordor surprised everyone with its unique features like the oft-praised “nemesis system“. The game’s novelty and ambition meant that it couldn’t accomplish everything it set out to though. Developer Monolith opened up this week about some things that were left on the cutting room floor.