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In Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, gamers take on the role of Talion, a valiant ranger whose family is slain in front of him the night Sauron and his army return to Mordor, moments before his own life is taken. Resurrected by a Spirit of vengeance and empowered with Wraith abilities, Talion ventures into Mordor and vows to destroy those who have wronged him. Through the course of his personal vendetta, Talion uncovers the truth of the Spirit that compels him, learns the origins of the Rings of Power and ultimately confronts his true nemesis. “In Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, players will explore the dark and very personal theme of vengeance in a world where decisions have a consequence, and those consequences persist even after death,” said Samantha Ryan, Senior Vice President, Production and Development, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “The game introduces new gameplay mechanics to the action genre, creating opportunities for emergent and customized gameplay that will be rewarding for players.” Every enemy that players face is a unique individual, differentiated by their personality, strengths and weaknesses. Through the Nemesis System, enemy relationships and characteristics are shaped by player actions and decisions to create personal archenemies that remember and adapt to the player and are distinct to every gameplay session. Gamers are able to craft their own battles, enemies and rewards within the dynamic world that remembers and adapts to their choices, delivering a unique experience to every player.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor System Requirements
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Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit: Vista SP2, Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom II X4 965, 3.4 GHz
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 | AMD Radeon HD 5850
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 44 GB available space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770, 3.4 GHz | AMD FX-8350, 4.0 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 | AMD Radeon HD 7950
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 57 GB available space
PC System Analysis For Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Requirements
To run Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 2GB GeForce GTX 660 / Radeon HD 7950 with a Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz or FX-8350 CPU. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor rec specs and get 60FPS. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 460/Radeon HD 5850 1024MB paired with Phenom II X4 965/Core i5-750 2.66GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. To be able to run at all you will need at least 4 GB system memory. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor won’t run. We suggest a 8 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor PC Release Date:

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can i run on what settings and fps intel core 2 duo E7500 2,93GHz,windows7 64bit,directx11,nvidia gt710 2gb, 6gb ram ddr3?

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That CPU is holding you back big time. You might not get 60, maybe 45 Avg fps. Try disabling shadows and other post processing effects to raise it a bit.

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my other system has Radeon R7 M445. but GD has no option for it. could it run the game with the same processor as above?

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For the first system with 940M, you can run it but only at low 720p.
As for R7 M445, it can run at medium settings at 720p and 768p but if u want to play at 1080p, you'll have to absolutely lower everything to get playble fps.

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thanks a lot man. GD and other similar sites are saying i cant run it at all on either.
but other sites like notebookcheck are saying i can run on 720p and get 20+ fps at the least.
Just wanted surety. thanks

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no problem. i've got an integrated graphics 630 which GD says won't run, yet i still got around a decent avg of 30 fps on low 720p. It all comes down to optimization in the end.

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i think you should drop your resolution to 720p at medium. I've seen a benchmark similar to your machine and it has 40fps at 720p, low.

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