Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor now available for Pre-Download digitally on Xbox One and PS4

Purchasing and receiving games via digital delivery is something that is growing among the gaming community. This growth is caused by both the PS4 and Xbox one offering gamers the ability to pre-download many games if the the person pre-ordered digitally. One game that includes this feature is Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor.

As of tonight, if you pre-ordered Shadow of Mordor via the Xbox One or Playstation 4 marketplace, you are able to download the 26GB game to your console in order to have it ready on its day of launch on the 3rd of October. If you plan on having this game on that date, you could save yourself a trip to the shops or a wait on the postman by pre-ordering on the marketplace.

If you haven’t seen or paid any attention to Shadow of Mordor, you could be missing out on possibly one of the best games to release on the next-gen consoles this year. The reviews flooding in for this new title are in favour of this game, it has received a 5 star review from Joystiq, a 9.5 review from Polygon and a score of 9.3 from IGN.

If you enjoy either action and/or adventure games, you should check out this game. Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor looks very much like a mix between the Batman Arkham and Assassin’s Creed series while being set in J.R.R Tolkien’s fantasy world of Middle-Earth, the setting of both The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit.

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor releases on the PC, PS4 and Xbox One on the 3rd of October and then the 21st of November is when it releases on both Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.


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