Middle Earth: Shadow of War PC system requirements

Middle Earth: Shadow of War PC system requirements

Middle Earth: Shadow of War PC system requirements

The PC system requirements for Middle Earth: Shadow of War have been announced, listing 8GB of RAM and an i5 2550K in their minimum PC system requirements.  
Shadow of War will act as a sequel to Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor and will have the same protagonist, Talion/Celebrimbor, two characters that were fused together with each other in death. 

The full game will release on August 22nd, with both a standard edition and a Gold Edition being available for sale. The gold edition will be bundled with what looks like a Season/DLC pass, which is said to offer $125 worth of value. 

In this game Shadow of Mordor’s nemesis system will be upgraded, allowing players to create their own personal and unique stories with both enemies and followers. In this game, players will be building an army to challenge Sauron, while protagonist Talion and Celebrimbor attempt to create a ring of power that can challenge Sauron’s ring of power. 


Go behind enemy lines to forge your army, conquer Fortresses and dominate Mordor from within. Experience how the award winning Nemesis System creates unique personal stories with every enemy and follower, and confront the full power of the Dark Lord Sauron and his Ringwraiths in this epic new story of Middle-earth.

In Middle-earth: Shadow of War, nothing will be forgotten.



Below are the full PC system requirements for the game, requiring a 64-bit OS, a minimum of 8GB of RAM and a minimum of 60GB of storage space. GPU wise the GPU is listed as requiring a HD 7950 or a GTX 670 as a minimum,  with the game recommending a GTX 970 or 1060 for Nvidia users or an R9 290X or an RX 480 for AMD users. 


    • OS: Windows 7 SP1 with Platform Update for Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel i5-2550K, 3.4 GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 670 | Radeon HD 7950
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 60 GB available space

    • OS: Windows 10 version 14393.102 or higher required
    • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770, 3.4 GHz
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 970 or GeForce GTX 1060 | Radeon R9 290X or Radeon RX 480
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 60 GB available space


Middle Earth: Shadow of War will be released on August 22nd on PC, Xbox One, PS4 and the Windows 10 store. Right now the game’s “gameplay reveal” is planned on March 8th. 


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