In addition to all the changes announced in the Cataclysm press release event, World of Raids has a flyover video of several of the new zones, including Orgrimmar, Stormwind and Thousand Needles, among others. If photos are more your fancy, Wowhead posted a gallery from their tour of the Blizzard...

June 13th 2010 at 7:00am 0 Comments

Tryton created Dragonball Z: Trouble on Arlia, pt I by putting Dragonball Z's soundtrack on top of World of Warcraft graphics. This isn't the first time Tryton's created Dragonball Z WoW machinima, as we've featured his work before. I guess he must be a pretty big fan. The animation is actually r...

December 18th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

I don't usually do a lot of WoW music videos, because I tend to be more of a story-buff. But Polystyrene Dream by Yume caught my attention. I'm not sure if it was the ethereal quality of the video, which lined up very well with "Fake Plastic Trees" by Radiohead, or maybe the hints of narrative tha...

November 20th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

Things You Need is a submission to the machinima category of the 48 Hour Film Project by Stone Falcon Productions, Oblivious Films, and Slashdance. It's a little raucous, and a little rowdy, so your mileage on this film is going to vary according to your taste. It's the story of a down-trodden gno...

November 19th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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We lead off this week with an offering from Lafawnduh, otherwise known as Dan Ross. The video is The Orchard, and it won first prize in the Warcraft Movies Shrieking Shorties Contest. Lafawnduh was previously featured on Moviewatch for the Ultimate Snowdown back in December 2007. This time, Lafawnd...

November 3rd 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

Continuing our spotlight of the top movies in Warcraft Movie's Fabled Few contest, today we have something special for those of you suffering from extended server downtime: a fifteen minute movie.Why would you want to watch a 15 minute machinima piece? Because this one is very, very well done. Stor...

November 27th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

After five days of showing you various runner ups to Warcraft Movies' Fabled Few machinima contest, it's time to put the spotlight on the finalist with the most votes. Who is the player who beat out Baron Soosdon for the top spot?The $1,000 Grand Prize winner is Kenion with his Music entry, Black R...

November 26th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

The top winners of Warcraft Movies' Fabled Few continue to impress. First place in the drama category went to Dopefish for this video that pushes the boundaries of what you've seen before in WoW Machinima. No voice over, no text and no moving video. This entire tale is told using still images. And...

November 25th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

The first place winner in the Comedy category of Warcraft Movies recently finished Fabled Few contest is none other than Baron Soosdon. His surreal images and fast-paced editing are on display in "To Cure A Hangover" and also something else we rarely see from him: a narrative structure.You see, thi...

November 24th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

The Warcraft Movies site has always been a great source of WoW-based machinima. Recently, they held a video creation contest called the Fabled Few to find the best of the best among today's visual storytellers. The finalist were selected and the voting closed on Tuesday.The vid above is the runne...

November 23rd 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

WarcraftMovies ran a Halloween Machinima contest this year. Baron Soosdon of I'm So Sick and Unlimited Escapism fame came in second place with this horrific tale of corruption and mayhem.The Baron has been criticized in the past for lack of narrative. This time, he created a film that followed one...

November 1st 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Do you love creating machinima but lack the motivation to publish your own films? You're in luck. Warcraftmovies.com has just announced the opening of The Fabled Few contest. With $2000.00 in cash and prizes to be won, there is plenty of incentive to get your movies made.The contest submissions beg...

October 9th 2007 at 4:30pm 0 Comments