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Lord of the Rings Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor announced

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The Hobits go Next Gen!

Warner has announced a next-gen Lord of the Rings game.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is a third-person action game in development for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Wii U wasn't mentioned.

The game is set between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. You play Talion, a ranger who is murdered the night Sauron and his army return to Mordor. He's resurrected by a Spirit and given Wraith abilities and goes on a revenge mission. Along the way he learns the origins of the Rings of Power, apparently.

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is made by Monolith Productions, developer of the recent Gotham City Imposters and Guardians of Middle-earth multiplayer online battle arena game, in collaboration with Middle-earth Enterprises, Peter Jackson and the artists at Weta Workshop "to ensure that the settings, characters and story align authentically within canon".

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Battlefield 4 Remote Play on the PS Vita

Remote Play Support for Diablo 3 Confirmed

After saying yesterday that it may not come, Blizzard has confirmed it will provide remote play support for the PlayStation 4 version of Diablo 3 allowing the game to be played on the PS4 through the PS Vita.

Blizzard confirmed it on Twitter: "Will Remote Play on the PS Vita be available for #D3 Ultimate Edition on #PS4?" The answer is yes, and it's awesome! pic.twitter.com/Rg059nXZMF
— Diablo (@Diablo) November 12, 2013
It will be coming to PS4 next year complete with the expansion pack.