Middle-earth Shadow of Mordor Collectible Artifacts Guide [PS4-Xbox One-360-PS3-PC]
Let's continue with our hunt for Shadow of Mordor collectibles, let's find all the Artifacts.
Guide Trophy / Objective "Shadows from an Ancient Past"
To unlock this trophy in Shadow of Mordor is required find a total of 42 Artifacts. These are objects that, when properly inspected, reveal new information about the game's plot and characters. To find them, simply activate the forge tower of the area you are in to be able to see the position of all the Artifacts in the same area directly on the map (follow the guide to activate the towers for more help).
Once you have found the position, approach and press your Playstation / on Xbox to bring up the artifact, then press the button your Playstation / on Xbox to collect it. At this point you will have to examine it to find the bright spot, and then start the memory by pressing the button your Playstation / on Xbox.
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There are no special rewards for collecting all artifacts, apart from the XP you will get for each artifact found.