War has come!
War has come!
That AWESOME moment when the game you’ve poured your heart into for the past few years finally gets announced! I’m responsible for designing several of the main and side missions, among other things.
I know it’s long, but this is a very good talk about fostering creativity. It’s definitely worth a watch for anyone that does creative work. Plus it’s funny, because John Cleese.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor appears to have been quite a success. Tons of people have been posting how amazing the game is. I’ll use this post to link all sorts of Shadow of Mordor post launch stuff – Players sharing their experiences, things that people have made using/for the game, etc.
GDC Game of the Year (And other awards): http://www.gamechoiceawards.com/winners/
GameSpot Overall, PS4, and Xbox One Game of the Year: http://www.gamespot.com/game-of-the-year/#top
Rock, Paper, Shotgun best action game: http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2014/12/16/best-action-games-middle-earth-shadow-of-mordor/
PlayStation LifeStyle Game of the Year: http://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2014/12/25/best-2014-game-awards-game-year-2014/#/slide/6
411mania Game of the Year: http://411mania.com/games/411-games-2014-year-end-awards-the-top-10-games-of-2014/
Giant Bomb Game of the Year: http://www.giantbomb.com/articles/giant-bomb-s-2014-game-of-the-year-awards-day-five/1100-5126/
Dice Awards – 8 total awards: http://www.polygon.com/2015/2/6/7991149/middle-earth-shadow-of-mordor-snags-8-dice-awards-dragon-age-named
Many, many more.
Steam community: http://steamcommunity.com/app/241930/images/ (Especially this one: http://cloud-4.steampowered.com/ugc/534001598413538279/5BFC893F6C8AADDE2B7A50E3583AF4239E5A359C/)
Bad Day in Mordor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BtMTk9NZ6Y
More Photo Mode videos: http://kotaku.com/violent-shadow-of-mordor-montages-are-tragic-pretty-1656155207
Destructoid video review (Max): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTGPwLQzF-M
Increase difficulty: http://kotaku.com/think-shadow-of-mordor-is-too-easy-try-these-out-1653394248
Me:SoM as a book cover: http://imgur.com/a/umNbm
October, 2014 PS4 best seller!: http://blog.us.playstation.com/2014/11/07/playstation-stores-top-sellers-october-2014/
Monolith released a dev diary video:
Monolith released a new Shadow of Mordor trailer. This time, it’s a live action trailer!
The Destiny live action trailer is amazing! Props to Bungie!
Two new Shadow of Mordor story trailers!
I’m not a big fan of Madden or anything, but this commercial for Madden NFL 15 is amazing!