Warner Bros. Interactive Inc.’s Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4, and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One ranked in the top 25 pre-order sales at GameStop Corp.’s online division due to building demand.
The Xbox One SKU ranked at No. 24 in the same period.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, to be sold Oct. 7, is an open-world action role-playing game that will take place between the events of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
The final game will include the option to customize and create new characters, and level up with distinct skill trees.