I eagerly returned to Middle Earth to continue the epic adventures that seemingly crafted themselves out of thin air in Shadow of Mordor. I was ready for intense stealth missions where I could systematically turn a camp of Uruk over to my side to ambush the Warchief who would be otherwise unbeatable. Most importantly, I wanted to meet my Nemesis. I wanted to know what ridiculous randomly generated enemy would become the bane of my existence as he randomly popped up to defeat me again and again in my moments of desperation. Now I’m largely disappointed because I’m a significant chunk through the game and I still don’t have one.
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