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If you’re looking for the perfect way to prepare for the upcoming Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, its predecessor Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is free to play on Steam this weekend. If you’re the dedicated sort with an empty weekend coming up you can probably blast through the entire game before the freebie’s up.
Roll up, roll up, and welcome to the semi-final of the 12 Games of Christmas. Six games have already been brutally dispatched and now only 6 remain, ready to duke it out for the honour of the Game Debate community's favourite game to play over Christmas.
After the popularity of last week's game giveaway, which could well be likened to the opening day of The Fellowship of the Ring at the box office, we've decided to run another competition. We’ve got our hands on yet another Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Steam key and we want to give it away to one of the members of the GD community. All you’ve got to do to be in with a chance is follow the instructions below and Felix will travel there and back again to deliver you the Steam key. 
While Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’s system requirements might not have intentionally been designed to scare off potential customers, the sky-high settings certainly had a number worried. Luckily, as it turns out those recommended requirements are nowhere near what you’ll need to have Shadow of Mordor running decently, so we thought we’d brave the humble GeForce GTX 650 up against the might of Monolith’s latest.
It’s game giveaway time, My Precious. We’ve got our mitts on a Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Steam key and we want to give it to one of the members of the GD community. All you’ve got to do to be in with a chance is follow the instructions below and Gollum, I mean Felix, will send it to you.
Everyone loves a bargain. Getting hold of a cracking deal is one of life’s little pleasures, like putting on a coat you haven't worn in six months and finding a crisp £20 note dying to be spent at the nearest watering hole.
In the words of the late, great Jim Taggart, there’s been a Mordor. Which, in this case, heralds the arrival of Monolith’s latest effort, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor. So far Shadow of Mordor has arrived to rapturous acclaim, which shouldn't be too surprising from the team that created Condemned, F.E.A.R. and the sublime No One Lives Forever.
Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor is out now across the pond in the US, and gamers are already getting to grips with what has proven to be surprising success story. Lord of the Rings lore and its associated fare hasn't always made for the greatest videogame adaptations despite being the perfect videogame source material. Monolith looks to have at long last cracked the problem though with this stunning action adventure that combines together everyone's favourite bits from Batman: Arkham Asylum and Assassin's Creed to give us one heck of an adventure.
Want to see Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor looking its absolute best? Well we’ve got hold of Shadow of Mordor graphics settings screen and there is an optional ‘Ultra’ Texture Quality download that recommends at least 6GB of VRAM for 1080p resolution.
Monolith developers have demoed the first ever PC gameplay of Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor during Nvidia’s Game24 event which took place throughout Friday. Previous footage has been restricted to the PlayStation 4 version of Warner Bros Games’ intriguing hack ‘n’ slash, but now we can finally see what we can expect with the grunt of a gaming PC behind it.