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wow Warcraft Movie: Lothar Spotlight, Alliance War Room, Machinima Trailer and Twitter Q&A

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In this article, we have a video of Travis Fimmel introducing his character Lothar, Rob Kazinsky giving us a tour of the Alliance war room, the entire trailer of the film recreated in World of Warcraft and a recap of Jones and Kazinsky’s Twitter Q&A!

It looks like we will have a new video about Warcraft to review every day from now on (well, we kinda did that already). USA Today has a week full of exclusive videos introducing the characters of Warcraft and Anduin Lothar (played by Travis Fimmel) is the first. The video has some new scenes and it looks like Calann is indeed Lothar’s son! We also get to see some of the training Fimmel overtook to meet the challenges of his role. You can view the video here.

Even though he portrays a Horde character, Rob Kazinsky gave us a tour of the Alliance war room with all its weapon and armor props.

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Rob and director Duncan Jones also had a short Twitter Q&A. The beginning of it was broadcast on Periscope and afterwards Kazinsky and Jones posted their answers on several questions as tweets on their individual Twitter accounts. Here are some of the answers they gave:

  • Duncan Jones has a plan for three movies but this will obviously depend on how popular the first movie is.
  • Talking about why Dalaran is floating, Duncan explained hey changed the story, because they needed to fit a lot of material in a single movie. They chose the storylines that had greater depth and  could be explained properly in a movie setting. Rob added that Archimonde doesn’t have that deep of a storyline, so he may not appear in the movie
  • There are no Trolls or Taurens in the movie, but there are several Draenei.
  • Both Duncan and Rob asked Blizzard if they had plans for Warcraft 4, but Blizzard said no.
  • Duncan Jones is considering Toby Kebbell, who played Durotan, to also portray Thrall in a possible sequel.
  • You will definitely recognise places from the game in the movie.
  • Rob’s favourite Easter egg is Murlocs, his favourite legendary weapon is Thunderfury, Blessed Blade of the Wind-Seeker and his favourite raid boss is Yogg-Saron.
  • There will be extended scenes in the Blu Ray release of the film. Duncan also hopes that if the film goes well, he will be able to do an extended version of the whole film (like in the Lord of the Rings).

Lastly, you may remember that Ivan Kuzkin made two videos with scenes from the movie recreated in the World of Warcraft enginge. Ivan also posted how he made these two videos. Now, another fan, OrlinChris, remade the whole movie trailer as a WoW machinima.

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