Middle Earth Shadow of War was leaked and later confirmed yesterday. It is the sequel to 2014’s Middle Earth Shadow of Mordor. The game will once again follow the story of Talion and a new Ring of War.
Shadow of War is releasing on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. It has been confirmed just now that on Xbox One, Middle Earth is going to be a Xbox Play Anywhere game.
For those who don’t, Xbox Play Anywhere program is:
When you buy an Xbox Play Anywhere digital game through the Xbox Store or the Windows Store, it’s yours to play on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC at no additional cost. To take advantage of Xbox Play Anywhere, you will need to have installed the Windows 10 Anniversary Edition update on your PC, as well as the latest update on your Xbox One console. Then, simply log into your Xbox Live/Microsoft account and your Xbox Play Anywhere games will be available to download. On your Xbox One, games will show as “Ready to Install” under “My Games and Apps”. On your Windows 10 PC, games will appear in “My Library.”
Shadow of War will be playable on both Xbox One and Windows 10 for just $59.99.
Current Xbox Play Anywhere lineup is:
- Gears of War 4 – Oct. 11, 2016
- Forza Horizon 3 – Sept. 27, 2016
- ReCore – Sept. 16, 2016
- Sea of Thieves – Sometime in 2017
- Halo Wars 2 – Feb. 21, 2017
- Killer Instinct Season 3 – Available Now
- State of Decay 2 – Sometime in 2017
- Ark: Survival Evolved – Now on Xbox Game Preview
- Cuphead – Sometime in 2016
- We Happy Few – Jul. 26, 2016 on Xbox Game Preview
- Crackdown 3 – Sometime in 2017
Monolith Productions continues to innovate by introducing deeper, more personalized gameplay experiences, coupled with authentic storytelling,” said David Haddad, President, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “Middle-earth: Shadow of Wartruly drives the genre forward by taking the Nemesis System to new heights and allowing players to create their own personal journey within Middle-earth
Middle Earth Shadow of is releasing on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on August 22.