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Shadow of War Beginner's Guide - Essential Tips, Shelob Memories, How to Save

Here's our beginner's guide for Shadow of War, including how to save, essential tips and tricks, and more.

Shadow of War Drops Microtransactions, Removes Orcs From Loot Boxes

A major patch changes the way you play Shadow of War.

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Shadow of War Beginner's Guide - Essential Tips, Shelob Memories, How to Save

Here's our beginner's guide for Shadow of War, including how to save, essential tips and tricks, and more.

Shadow of War Drops Microtransactions, Removes Orcs From Loot Boxes

A major patch changes the way you play Shadow of War.

Steam's Spring Cleaning Event Rewards You For Clearing Your Backlog of Games

Play nine free games to help get you started.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is Removing Microtransactions From the Game Entirely

The loot boxes undermine the core Nemesis System.

"It's Awkward Right Now:" What Some in the Games Industry Think of the Rise of the Loot Box in 2017

2017 was the year we opened Pandora's loot box. Here's what some in the games industry are thinking.

None of October's New Games Outsold Middle Earth: Shadow of War

October was supposed to be the biggest month for games.

Starting Screen | Down With Grinding

STARTING SCREEN | One of gaming's oldest design tropes is also its laziest.

Gamers Like Opening Loot Boxes Too Much to Stop Now, Even at the Expense of Balanced Gameplay

Whether it's loot boxes, CCGs, or Ultimate Team, gamers love opening packs. And big-budget developers are pushing it as far as they can.

Pirates Crack Middle-Earth: Shadow of War's Denuvo Protection in a Day

Pirates continue to tear through Denuvo DRM with ease.

OpenCritic is Experimenting With Ways to Classify Loot Boxes in Video Games

The review aggregation website is drawing a line.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is a Nearly 100GB Download on PC

97.7GB download to be exact.

Warner Bros Issues an Apology for Confusion Regarding Forthog DLC

The company is issuing refunds for players who purchased the DLC.

Middle-Earth Shadow of War Changed Shelob and Fans Aren't Having Any of It

Something's different about the giant evil spider.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War: All the Ways in Which Shadow of War Will Be More Difficult This Time Around

INTERVIEW | "The most competent skilled players would have the worst experience of the Nemesis System because people would just kill them and that was that."