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Middle-Earth: Shadow Of War – How To Destroy Monuments

You can destroy monuments to hurt the pride of Orcs.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War is available now on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. This time the players have much more to destroy than just Orc enemies’ heads. While exploring, you will find out several tribal monuments placed across the map. Considering your character’s grudge against the Orcs, it is pretty obvious that you can destroy tribal monuments in Middle-earth: Shadow of War. Here’s how to destroy the monuments.

How Can I Destroy Tribal Monuments in Middle-earth: Shadow of War


You can simply destroy the tribal monuments by standing on their head and pressing RB on Xbox One or R1 on PS4. But to do that, you will first have to find the monuments and climb to the top.

Where Will I Find Tribal Monuments in Shadow of Earth

The tribal monuments will be marked by a unique square-shaped icon on the map. Simply, locate the icons and find the monuments throughout the map. Once you find the monuments, all you need to do is start climbing on them to reach the very top of their head.

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When you are at the top, the button to destroy it (RB/R1) will prompt. Press the button and animation will begin while your character breaks apart the monument.

Destroying these monuments will not just hit the pride of Orcs, but also grant you several gifts. It will get you 250 EXP points, a Gem, and the Vandal achievement/trophy. You will receive the trophy for the first monument you destroy in the game.

That’s everything you need to know about how to destroy tribal monuments in Middle-earth: Shadow of War. To be able to get past all the Orc enemies and reach the monument will be tough. Hence, you need to first earn some XP and level up quickly to make your character strong. You will also have to unlock and get past Ithildin doors in Middle-earth: Shadow of War.