Middle-earth: Shadow of War’s Latest Trailer Focuses on Machine Tribes

Warner Brothers show off a new Middle-earth: Shadow of War trailer focusing on one of the many orc factions included in the highly-anticipated action game.

on August 22, 2017 1:08 PM

Today, Warner Brothers unveiled a new trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of War. The latest video for the upcoming title shows off a group of Orcs called the Machine tribe which, as you can imagine, uses technology for personal gain.

According to the publisher, the Machine tribe is one of the many Orcs factions that are convinced that Mordor is on the brink of a new age that will rely heavily on technological advancements and industrialization. Additionally, Warner Bros confirmed that all Orcs are aligned with a faction.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is an action RPG currently developed by Monolith Productions for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Shadow of War is a sequel to the 2014 title, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Set in-between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings players control Talion who is accompanied on his journey by elf lord Celebrimbor. Together the pair ventures across Mordor as they search for a Ring of Power to help them assemble an army to defeat Sauron.

You can watch the new trailer below this article. If you would like to more information about the game you can check out a video focusing on the Nemesis Forge system, our hands-on preview, as well as a new announcement for the game revealed during Microsoft’s pre-Gamescom press conference.

Taylor Lyles is a staff writer at DualShockers. She specializes in gaming hardware, eSports, Virtual Reality, spiritual successors, new releases and upcoming titles. Born and raised in Maryland, Taylor is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies from Stevenson University. In her free time, she enjoys playing lacrosse, going fishing, studying Fallout lore, and may or may not have an unhealthy obsession with the Dead Rising series.