Warcraft movie reveals first still images and poster

UPDATE: Teaser footage released.

UPDATE 3/11/15 5.00pm Here's a quick glimpse at the trailer, due Friday. Behold, 15 seconds of Warcraft movie footage plus analysis from our Blizzard buff Chris Bratt:

"I'm trying my very best to remain skeptical about the idea of a Warcraft movie, but did you even see that first shot of Stormwind?! I've spent countless hours in that city, loitering outside the auction house, or duelling other players just outside the city gates.

"It's strange to feel such strong feelings towards the CGI version of a place I've only visited via my PC monitor, but I can't quite help it and anyway, it looks so much better than I expected it would. Oh gosh, what if this movie end up being half-decent? What then? Can video game movies be okay now?"

ORIGINAL STORY 2/11/15 8.40pm The Warcraft movie, now called Warcraft: The Beginning, has released its first still images and poster.

Revealed in the latest issue of Empire, here's the poster for the recently subtitled film:


The following three scans were available from BuzzHubNews:


Warcraft: The Beginning's debut trailer will drop this Friday at BlizzCon.

The film is being directed by Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) and will star Travis Fimmel as a warrior named Anduin Lothar who must protect humanity from an orc invasion led by Durotan (Toby Kebbell). It will be released on 3rd June, 2016.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

Jump to comments (66)

About the author

Jeffrey Matulef

Jeffrey Matulef

Contributor  |  mrdurandpierre

Jeffrey Matulef is the best-dressed man in 1984.


You may also enjoy...

Comments (66)

Comments for this article are now closed. Thanks for taking part!

Hide low-scoring comments

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer Merch