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A guy I knew back in college used to say, "It ain't music until it's on guitar." And while I can't quite agree with such a refined taste in tunes, I definitely see where he was going with the sentiment. There's a je ne sais quoi to music on guitar that lends itself to a certain studious introspec...

April 19th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Technology has come a long way since the original Warcraft games were released, including the ability to create machinima. Given those advances, Melvenor jumped back in time and revisited his favorite video game. After spending some time in the past, he returned to us with this Warcraft II Unoffi...

October 24th 2011 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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This video was put together by Melvenor, who did something novel with the music. He covered some of the most popular themes from Cataclysm on guitar. The result is a beautiful movie with some amazing music. Melvenor really proves how creative people tend to expand in more than one area. He's not...

September 8th 2011 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Your regular host, Mr. Michael Gray, is out today. He probably has a good reason -- he usually does. You're stuck with me for Moviewatch today. But fear not, Moviewatchers, for I bring you Faces of Cataclysm, Chapter III: The Return of the Highborne by epic machinamator Melvenor. Melvenor is one...

September 2nd 2011 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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This is the full version of Melvenor's entry into the BlizzCon 2010 machinima contest. Home, Sweet Andorhal takes place some time after the fall of the Lich King, when both the humans and the Forsaken seek to return to Western Plaguelands. In Melvenor's interpretation, the Forsaken arrive just a l...

November 18th 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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SPOILER WARNING: This video has spoilers about Cataclysm. This review has spoilers about the video. This spoiler warning has spoilers about both. Melvenor is pretty well-known to the fans who love "big book" lore. He creates movies intrinsically tied to the lore of World of Warcraft, putting his...

September 9th 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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You may remember Melvenor from The Ballad of Matthias Lehner in November. The Ballad was a gorgeous cinematic send-up of Azeroth's lore, focusing on the story behind the Lich King. Melvenor promised more projects at the time, and he has delivered now in April with The Legend of the Sister Blade....

April 13th 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Regular lore fans are probably pretty familiar with good old Matthias Lehner. It seems the little ghostly boy has some connection to the Lich King, and that story is one that's sparked the imagination of many World of Warcraft players. Melvenor is helping to immortalize the young chap with the cr...

November 17th 2009 at 12:00pm 0 Comments