Shadow of War – How to unlock all Legendary Armors, Legendary Weapons and all sets

The Legendary Sets in Shadow of War combine Legendary Armor and the Legendary Weapons in one place, giving you not only high-level equipment, but also very useful bonuses depending on the number of items you have equipped.

Here, we will explain to you exactly how to get each piece of equipment Legendary (a little warning, usually involves killing orcs) in an easy-to-understand guide so you can get all the trophies at once.

For more on Shadow of War, click on our guide on Solutions for all Ithildin poems and how to earn Bright Lord’s armor. Find out how to unlock the real end of Shadow of War.

Shadow of War’s Legendary Armors and Weapons – how to get all the legendary sets

There are seven sets of weapons and armor in Shadow of War. Here we will tell you how to obtain each one:

The Dark Legendary Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Dark Slayer or Dark Destroyer
Dagger Kill a Dark Assassin
Arch Kill a legendary Dark Marksman or Dark Tracker
Armor Kill a Legendary Dark Tank
Cloak Kill a Legendary Dark Beastmaster our Dark Berserker
Ring Kill a Legendary Dark Commander or Dark Trickster

Bonus sets:

  • 2 Equipped – Earn 1 Might when enemies take damage from your Poison.
  • 4 Equipped – All attacks have a 15% chance of inflicting explosive poison on grunts.

Legendary Feral Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Feral Slayer or Feral Destroyer
Dagger Kill a Legendary Feral Assassin
Arch Kill a Legendary Feral Marksman or Dark Tracker
Armor Kill a Legendary Feral Tank
Cloak Kill a Legendary Feast Beastmaster
Ring Kill a Legendary Feral Commander or Feral Trickster

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Shadow Mount with intact graugs.
  • 4 Equipped – Shadow Mount with intact drakes.

Legendary Machine Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a legendary Machine Slayer or Machine Berserker
Dagger Kill a legendary Machine Assassin or Machine Tracker
Arch Kill a Legendary Machine Marksman
Armor Kill a legendary Machine Tank or Machine Destroyer
Cloak Kill a Legendary Machine Beastmaster or Machine Berserker
Ring kills a Legendary Machine Commander

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Calling Followers invokes Sappers and Iron Guard invokes more Sappers.
  • 4 Equipped – Elven’s Light scatters explosives around you.

Legendary Marauder Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Marauder Slayer or Marauder Berserker
Dagger Kill a Legendary Assassin Marauder or Marauder Tracker
Arch Kill a Legendary Marauder Marksman
Armor Kill a Legendary Maurader Tank or Maurader Destroyer
Cloak Kill a Legendary Maurauder Beastmaster or Marauder Berserker
Ring Kill a Legendary Marauder Commander

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Catching Miriam increases damage by 2% for Miriam taken for 20 seconds.
  • 4 Equipped – Picking up Miriam recovers 2 in Health per Miriam obtained.

Legendary Mystic Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Mystic Slayer
Dagger Kill a Legendary Mystic Assassin or Mystic Berserker
Arch Kill a Legendary Mystic Marksman or Mystic Tracker
Armor Kill a Legendary Mystic Tank or Mystic Destroyer
Cloak Kill a Legendary Mystic Beastmaster
Ring Kill a Legendary Mystic Commander or Mystic Trickster

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Dominated grunts get 50% less damage.
  • 4 Equipped – Dominated Grunts gain Cursed weapons.

Legendary Terror Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Terror Slayer or Terror Destroyer
Dagger Kill a Legendary Assassin Terror
Arch Kill a Legendary Terror Marksman or Terror Tracker
Armor Kill a Legendary Terror Tank
Cloak Kill a Legendary Terror Beastmaster or Terror Berserker
Ring Kill a Legendary Terror Commander or Terror Trickster

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Quick launch instantly kills fleeing grunts.
  • 4 Equipped – Recover 100 Health when you kill a fleeing enemy.

Legendary Warmonger Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Kill a Legendary Warmonger Slayer
Dagger Kill a Legendary Assassin Warmonger or Warmonger Trickster
Arch Kill a Legendary Warmonger Marksman
Armor Kill a Legendary Warmonger Tank or Warmonger Destroyer
Cloak Kill a Legendary Warmonger Beastmaster or Warmonger Berserker
Ring Kill a Legendary Warmonger Commander or Warmonger Trickster

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Recovers 50 Health when killing a Flaming enemy.
  • 4 Equipped – When on Fire, you will periodically explode, releasing explosions.

Legendary Vendetta Set

Equipment How to unlock
Sword Complete your first Online Vendetta
Dagger Uses a Stealth Attack against a target in Online Vendetta mode
Arch Headshot a target in Online Vendetta target mode
Armor Kill a target in Online Vendetta with health above 80%
Cloak Use a mounted attack against an Online Vendetta target
Ring Dominate a target in Online Vendetta mode

Set Bonus:

  • 2 Equipped – Make attacks that require Might while consuming 40% of your maximum health.
  • 4 Equipped – If you don’t have an Elf-shot, you can make Ranged Attacks and consume 25% of your maximum Health.

Legendary Bright Lord Set

Equipment How to obtain
Sword Find the Bright Lord’s Sword behind Ithildin Door in Gorgoroth
Dagger Finds the Dark Lord’s dagger behind Ithildin Door in Seregost
Arch Finds the Bright Lord Arch behind Ithildin Door in Núrnen
Armor Find the Bright Lord’s Armor behind Ithildin Door in Minas Ithil
Cloak Find the bRight Lord’s Mantle behind Ithildin Door in Cirith Ungol
Ring Get at least Bronze on all Shadows of the Past missions

Bonus set:

  • 2 Equipped – Wins Wrath 50% faster, but Elven Rage will only last half the time.
  • 4 Equipped – Reload your entire Elf-shot when you kill an enemy during Elven Rage.