A new story trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor has been released to accompany news of the game's composer and voice cast.

Shadow of Mordor features a story penned by Christian Cantamessa (Red Dead Redemption), brought to life through the work of composer Garry Schyman and vocal talents of Troy Baker and Nolan North.

Schyman has previously worked on BioShock Infinite, which earned him the 2014 British Academy of Film and Television award for Best Original Music.

The full voice cast includes:

  • Troy Baker - Talion (The Last of Us, Batman: Arkham Origins, BioShock Infinite, Batman: Arkham City)
  • Nolan North - Black Hand (Uncharted series, Batman: Arkham Origins)
  • Alastair Duncan - Wraith (Mass Effect series, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception)
  • Laura Bailey - Ioreth (Halo 4, Batman: Arkham Origins, The Last of Us)
  • Liam O'Brien - Gollum (Infamous: Second Son, Grand Theft Auto V, The Last of Us)


Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will launch worldwide on October 7 for PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.

Source: Press release