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The upcoming Lord of the Rings game Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor unveiled a October 7 release date today as well as some pre-order bonuses. Check out a new story trailer explaining Talion's cursed death. Also be sure to check out the reveal gameplay trailer from last year below.

Those who pre-order the the game on PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One will receive the Dark Ranger character skin an an exclusive “Test of Power” challenge mode. The exclusive mode will let players face off against Sauron's horde and earn upgrades before starting the game as well as leaderboard access and a “darker” Talion character skin.

 

 

 

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[via IGN]