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There are a maximum of 74 Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor achievements (51 without DLC) worth 3,202 (1,680), and 26 challenges

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The Cold Light in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

The Cold Light23 (20)

Unlock 3 Sword Rune slots.

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Achievement Guide for The Cold Light

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PBreezey
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Achievement won on 03 Oct 14
TA Score for this game: 645
Posted on 03 October 14 at 16:40, Edited on 03 October 14 at 17:09
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The Cold Light - 20gs
Unlock 3 Sword Rune Slots.

In Talion's attribute tree, you can unlock additional rune slots for his sword. You begin with one unlocked, and so will need to unlock two additional rune slots. The two additional runes will cost 60 and 180 Mirian, respectively, meaning that you need 240 Mirian to unlock your rune slots and this achievement.

How to unlock Mirian:
- Challenges. The game has hunting and survival challenges, and each challenge rewards Mirian. This will also assist you with:
Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorThrill of the HuntThe Thrill of the Hunt achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 29 pointsSuccessfully complete 4 Hunting Challenges.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorMaster of the WildsThe Master of the Wilds achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 40 pointsComplete all Hunting Challenges.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorScout of the MorannonThe Scout of the Morannon achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 22 pointsSuccessfully complete a Survivalist Challenge.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorRanger of IthilienThe Ranger of Ithilien achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 36 pointsComplete all Survivalist Challenges.

- Ancient Artifact. The ancient artifacts are scattered around Mordor, and each on nets you an easy 50 Mirian just for picking it up. They are located on your hud and map with a white hexagon that has a line drawn towards the center in each corner, and can only be collected while in wraith form. This will also assist you with:
Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorPaths of the DeadThe Paths of the Dead achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 26 pointsCollect 25% of the Artifacts.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorShadows of the Ancient PastThe Shadows of the Ancient Past achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 50 pointsCollect 100% of the Artifacts and listen to their memories.

- Ithildin. Ithildin are runes inscribed on walls throughout Mordor, and each one grants you Mirian for collecting them. They are located on your hud and map with a white icon that has three spikes on the bottom, and can only be collected while in wraith form. This will also assist you with:
Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorCrowned with Living LightThe Crowned with Living Light achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 14 pointsCollect 50% of the Ithildin.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorBearer of the Shining LampThe Bearer of the Shining Lamp achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 31 pointsCollect 100% of the Ithildin.

- Weapon Missions. Each of your weapons has five missions throughout Mordor, and each one grants you Mirian for completing them. They are located on your map with the icon for each weapon, your sword, bow, and dagger. This will also assist you with:
Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorLegend of the MakerThe Legend of the Maker achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 12 pointsComplete a Bow Mission and begin growing the legend of Azkâr.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorThe Maker's BowThe The Maker's Bow achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 49 pointsComplete all Azkâr Legend Missions.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorLegend of ShadowThe Legend of Shadow achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 11 pointsComplete a Dagger Mission and begin growing the legend of Acharn.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorThe Last ShadowThe The Last Shadow achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 52 pointsComplete all Acharn Legend Missions.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorLegend of VengeanceThe Legend of Vengeance achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 19 pointsComplete a Sword Mission and begin growing the legend of Urfael.

Middle-earth: Shadow of MordorFire of JusticeThe Fire of Justice achievement in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor worth 51 pointsComplete all Urfael Legend Missions.


So, collect 240 Mirian to unlock your needed rune slots, and the achievement will be yours.

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