Middle-earth: Shadow of War DLC Expansions Revealed, $300 Mithril Edition Detailed

February 27, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War was announced earlier today for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, and the official website has detailed the pre-order bonuses, special editions, and post-launch DLC.

By pre-ordering any version of Shadow of War, you’ll receive the Legendary Champions War Party (includes four Legendary Champions from different tribes for your Army) and the exclusive Epic Sword of Dominion. Additionally, pre-ordering either of the special editions through the PlayStation Store in North America gets you a Shadow of War theme.

Here’s what you can expect from the Silver and Gold editions of Shadow of War:

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Silver Edition ($79.99 USD)

  • Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • Outlaw Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • Silver War Chest
  • Over $90 in total value

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gold Edition ($99.99 USD)

  • 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,” the site adds. “Story Expansions introduce a new campaign, playable character & abilities, side missions, enemies, allies & more.”

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If you have $300 USD to spend, GameStop is selling an exclusive Mithril Edition that includes a 12” Tar-Goroth Balrog vs. Carnan Drake Statue and much more:

  • Slaughter Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • Outlaw Tribe Nemesis Expansion
  • The Blade of Galadriel Story Expansion
  • The Desolation of Mordor Story Expansion
  • Limited Edition 12” Tar-Goroth Balrog vs. Carnan Drake Statue
  • Collection of Exclusive Lithographs
  • Premium Case with Magnetic Ring of Power
  • Exclusive Steelcase
  • Official Game Music Soundtrack
  • Cloth Map of Mordor
  • Tribes Sticker Pack
  • Gold War Chest
  • Exclusive Mithril War Chest
  • Over $350 in total value

Shadow of War releases on August 22 in North America and August 25 in Europe. The gameplay reveal will happen on March 8.

[Source: Shadow of War, PlayStation Store (North America, Europe)]