Not long after the free Power of Shadow content pack comes information on the game's first full expansion.
The Lord of the Hunt DLC has been announced for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and it's scheduled to be released this year.
It's part of the game's $25 Season Pass and the expansion introduces the new Beastmaster Warchief. Protagonist Talion must team up with Torvin the Dwarven Hunter to take on the Warchiefs, and the player will enjoy "hours of new gameplay." Here's the full list of additions:
New Story & Lore: Discover more tales from Torvin, the Dwarven Hunter, as you work together to tame the beasts of Mordor and fight Sauron’s minions.
New Missions & Challenges: New Beast Hunting challenges and collectibles open up new trophies and achievements.
New Nemeses: Face off against the Beastmaster Warchiefs, powerful new Uruks who have the ability to ride monsters and engage in perilous mounted combat.
New Monsters: Ride into battle on the Wretched Graug to vomit toxin at your foes, stalk your enemies on the predatory Caragath and attack from the shadows or raise an all-consuming Ghul Horde.
New Epic Runes: Make your Mount unstoppable with five new epic Runes that make you the ultimate hunter.
Test of the Wild: Test your skills against the Beastmasters and mount your trophies on the leaderboard.
New Character Skin: Lord of the Hunt skin transform Talion into the ultimate Beastmaster.
Related Game(s): Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor