Opening cinematic for ‘StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm’ is amazing

Matt Hawkins Contributing Writer, Video Games

It honestly puts the best efforts from Hollywood to shame. And that is no exaggeration.

The intro for the upcoming StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm expansion has just been revealed. And, seriously, it outclasses everything we’ve seen from Spielberg, Lucas, Bay, and all the rest…

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVbeoSPqRs4?rel=0&w=640&h=360]

Would I see a feature length film that resembles the above? Absolutely. Or play a game that’s also the same? Without question. But what StarCraft II then?

That’s the thing; the actual game doesn’t resemble the above the least bit. Though it still looks very sexy, for a RTS. Which, unfortunately, is not my kind of game. Here’s a reminder…

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaqeZ9Snt4E?rel=0&w=640&h=360]

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