Nathan Drake is a villain in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 22 May 2014 14:15 GMT

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will feature the voice talents of none other than Joel from The Last of Us and Uncharted’s Nathan Drake; otherwise known as Troy Baker and Nolan North, respectively.

Video game musical composer Garry Schyman will provide the original score, and other talents include Mass Effect’s Alastair Duncan, Grand Theft Auto 5’s Liam O’Brien, and Halo 4’s Laura Bailey.

It is also being written by Christian Cantamessa, who penned Red Dead Redemption, Manhunt and Manhunt 2.

Here’s the list:

  • Troy Baker – Talion (The Last of Us, Batman: Arkham Origins, BioShock Infinite, Batman: Arkham City)
  • Nolan North – Black Hand (Uncharted series, Batman: Arkham Origins)
  • Alastair Duncan – Wraith (Mass Effect series, Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception)
  • Laura Bailey – Ioreth (Halo 4, Batman: Arkham Origins, The Last of Us)
  • Liam O’Brien – Gollum (Infamous: Second Son, Grand Theft Auto V, The Last of Us)

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor releases on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One worldwide on October 7.

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