What makes a film score unforgettable? Featuring Hans Zimmer, James Cameron, Danny Elfman, John Williams, Quincy Jones, Trent Reznor, Howard Shore, Rachel Portman, Thomas Newman, Randy Newman, Leonard Maltin, and the late James Horner and Garry Marshall, SCORE: A FILM MUSIC DOCUMENTARY brings Hollywood's elite composers together to give viewers a privileged look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most international music genre: the film score. A film composer is a musical scientist of sorts, and the influence they have to complement a film and garner powerful reactions from global audiences can be a daunting task to take on. The documentary contains interviews with dozens of film composers who discuss their craft and the magic of film music while exploring the making of the most iconic and beloved scores in history: James Bond , Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Pirates of the Caribbean, Titanic, The Social Network, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Psycho.
Starcraft II Heart of the Swarm is a Real-time Strategy and the second installment of Satrcraft II trilogy created by Blizzard Entertainment. The expansion introduces additional units, and also a few changes to multiplayer mode. Heart of the Swarm also continues single player campaign, this time focusing on the Zerg species.The story of Heart of the Swarm begins two years after the final scenes of Wings of Liberty. It will focus on the Zerg race and feature Sarah Kerrigan as the protagonist. The campaign begins with Kerrigan's quest to assume leadership of the swarm and exact her revenge on Arcturus Mengsk, Emperor of the Terran Dominion. Sarah has to take control of the scattered Zerg, now led by rivaling queens, and lead them to victory. All that while General Warfield of the Dominion is attempting to eradicate the Zerg on Char. The game features around 20 single player missions and introduces new units for multiplayer mode. Campaign varies from the one in the Wings of Liberty. Kerrigan plays the role of a hero unit (just like in Warcraft III). She is able to respawn after death and use different sets of skills (e.g. Spec Ops and Corruption).Additionally, Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm comes with an arcade which is full of loads of other Starcraft related games, so effectively players get several games in one. The mini games can be searched for by genre and you can provide a rating for the stuff you've played, in order to allow the better efforts to rise to the top!
StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void was released in 2015 and is the third, final part of the famous real time strategy, science-fiction series. All titles and expansions are available only for PC via battle.net webpage, the official Blizzard’s platform. StarCraft 2 players can engage in progaming – battling online against other gamers, taking part in game tournaments and as a result reaching higher position in the worldwide ranking.What’s New? New Units and More…Legacy of the Void expansion pack provides new units, campaigns and some changes to a multiplayer mode, comparing to the previous pack Heart of The Swarm.The campaign in a single player mode has similar features like StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty or Heart of the Swarm expansion. It focuses on the Protoss race and its character Artanis, who is the hierarch of the Khalei Protoss and the Nerazim. The briefing room has interactive exploration option, like in previous games, and is located on a Protoss’ Arcship – the Spear of Adun. The player can access quests via Hyperions Star Map – the Celestial Array.The Legacy of the Void multiplayer mode was a bit reshaped so that it encourages more lashing out aggressive actions and taking over the enemies’ territories. The aim was to make it more action-packed, especially in the beginning. The number of workers was increased whereas the resource quantity was decreased. When it comes to units, some of the well-known ones got a new set of skills: Stalkers, apart from teleportation, can disappear, Zealots can use some new powerful attack, apart from already known quick attacks on the enemy forces.There is an option to freely change versions of units before each mission, which is a newly introduced feature. It is worth to mention though, that improvements to units are not available in multiplayer mode. It is not an issue though, as the player gest some completely new units in multiplayer mode. In the addition to the existent modes, there were added two new – the Allied Commanders, in which two players unite together to fight against the AI enemy and the Archon mode, where there is combat 2 versus 2 and co-operating players have a common camp, units and resources.Plot of the Legacy of the Void SC2 game expansionThe plot is centered around Artanis of the Protoss race and it concludes the whole trilogy’s storyline. It all starts some time after the plot of Heart of the Swarm ended.Zeratul finds the final piece of Xel’Naga prophecy by discovering the location of resurrection of Amon. The main goal of the protagonist Artanis is to get together the Protoss people and fight united against Amon, a Xel’Naga that has fallen from grace and tries to change the universe as per his sick vision.The Protoss are very advanced race with mysterious past. The leading campaign covers a lot of diplomacy, solving internal conflicts and looking for compromises between fighting castes. Uniting people against the common enemy won’t be an easy task. The other main goal of the plot is improving the army.
It is 1867 in an America a layer of existence from this one. General Sherman was denied his march through Georgia by forces beyond his ken. Abraham Lincoln was never assassinated, though he wishes he had been killed instead of his beloved Mary. The battered Indian tribes of America have a strange refuge courtesy of the cursed Texas Ranger Captain Samuel McCord. A global war of vampire kingdoms is going on beneath the noses of the living world - and it is interfering with the honeymoon of the alien empress Meilori Shinseen. She ruled the Aztecs when a political execution took place on Golgotha. Meilori commissioned the sphinx to take her mind off repairing her starcraft. The warring vampire rulers have mistaken her boredom with ruling the nations of man as weakness. They have made a grave error, emphasis on the word grave. What is a not-quite-mortal groom to do? Survive as best he can. Vampires, vengeful spirits of the earth, aliens among us, and a man with the blood of death in his veins trying to keep it from being spilled before his honeymoon is over. Come join the maiden voyage of the first air/steamship, the Xanadu, where murder, intrigue, and betrayal reign supreme...and that is just in the newlywed's bedroom. Joining the newlyweds are Mark Twain, 11-year-old Nikola Tesla, his faithful black cat, Macak, Horace Greely, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Ada Byron, daughter of Lord Byron, and the mysterious Greek physician Lucanus. Lurking in the shadows, hoping to kill them, is the insane Abraham Lincoln, the crippled General Sherman, the vampires, Abigail Adams and Benjamin Franklin, Empress Theodora, ruler of the Unholy Roman Empire, and the vengeful Captain Nemo, following in his nautilus. Steampunk intrigue and adventure was never so much fun. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Robert Rossmann. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/124663/bk_acx0_124663_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.