Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed the voice cast lending their talent to Middle-earth: Shadow of War which is set for release on October 10, 2017. The cast includes actors, Kumail Nanjiani (“The Big Sick,” “Silicon Valley”), Pollyanna McIntosh (“The Walking Dead,” “Hap and Leonard,” “The Woman”), Performance Capture Director Troy Baker (Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor) is reprising his role as Talion, Alastair Duncan (Westworld) is returning as Celebrimbor, and Laura Bailey (Injustice 2) is voicing elite-assassin Eltariel.
Select members of the Middle-earth: Shadow of War cast will join Monolith Productions’ Vice President, Creative, Michael de Plater, for an exciting panel at Comic-Con International: San Diego to discuss their respective roles in the upcoming game and show off some never-before-seen content. This is definitely one you’ll want to mark your calendars for, if you haven’t already.
Check out complete details for the panel below.
- Middle-earth: Shadow Of War SDCC Panel
- July 21 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. PDT
- Delve into the depths of Middle-earth: Shadow of War, the follow up to the critically acclaimed open-world action adventure Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, as Talion and Celebrimbor return and go behind enemy lines to forge an army and turn all of Mordor against the Dark Lord, Sauron. Middle-earth: Shadow of War offers a richer, more personal and expansive world full of epic heroes and villains, iconic locations, original enemy types, even more personalities and a new cast of characters with untold stories – brought to life through the expansion of the award-winning Nemesis System.
- Panelists: Michael de Plater, Monolith Productions Vice President, Creative (Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor), Troy Baker, actor and Middle-earth: Shadow of War performance capture director (Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor), along with actors Kumail Nanjiani (“The Big Sick,” “Silicon Valley”), Pollyanna McIntosh (“The Walking Dead,” “Hap and Leonard,” “The Woman”), Laura Bailey (Injustice 2, “Critical Role”) and moderator, Matt Mercer (“Critical Role”).
- Room 6BCF, San Diego Convention Center, 111 W. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101
Middle-earth: Shadow of War will be available for Xbox One, Xbox One X, Windows 10 PC (Windows Store and Steam), PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro beginning October 10, 2017.
And thanks to the new Nemesis Forge update, you’ll be able to bring your staunchest ally and most hated nemesis from Shadow of Mordor with you when Shadow of War launches.