E3 2011: Magicka PVP Trailer

#1 Posted by Galiant (2213 posts) -

Oh snap!

#2 Edited by hermes (1729 posts) -

looks nice 
 
EDIT: Damn...

#3 Posted by Kasswara (180 posts) -

Interesting.

#4 Posted by vinster345 (155 posts) -

That looks pretty sweet!!!

#5 Posted by Piranesi (467 posts) -

I hit the same wall in Magicka as the Quick Look - not sure if I want to go back to be honest.

#6 Posted by BraveToaster (12636 posts) -

Still no news on the XBLA release. :(

#7 Posted by Kasswara (180 posts) -

It really looks like the Warlock mod from Warcraft III, fun times.

#8 Posted by fox01313 (5172 posts) -

Nice, glad to see them going back to something that worked well. Thought that as crazy as the Vietnam expansion was in idea, playing it wasn't that much fun with all the guns & getting shot across the screen all the time. Think if they do more fantasy themed expansions it might be a good expansion for lots of their humor & crazy battles that come from that system of magicka.

#9 Posted by Wandrecanada (452 posts) -

I still have no clue how you could possibly balance this game for PvP.  There is no mana, no cooldowns and many of the spells straight up incapacitate anyone hit by em.    First person to macro spam thunderbolt wins?

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#10 Posted by tourgen (4568 posts) -

Wizard battles! Finally done pretty well in game form! YES please

#11 Posted by Zapato (119 posts) -

I love Conan, and the references to it make this trailer cool.

#12 Posted by Airickson (128 posts) -

I don't much care for the game, but I love the campiness of it and the trailers.

#13 Posted by rusted3572 (33 posts) -

Luggage!

#14 Posted by thedevilbat (49 posts) -

Majicka is great.

Anyone with a g15 type keyboard will murder everyone though.

#15 Posted by BrowncoatGrimm (126 posts) -

I'm f**cked up and that s**t looks like wizards...

#16 Posted by TowerSixteen (554 posts) -
@Wandrecanada:  I assume it'll work like the arenas, where you wont start with any of the special spells but can have them randomly drop in. Then, even if your opponent does manage to grab thunderbolt, throw up a quick lightning shield- odds are they wont also have nullify.
#17 Posted by RPGee (775 posts) -

Yo, I'm a wizard, and I don't get along.

#18 Posted by Xpgamer7 (2453 posts) -

Obviously a must buy.

#19 Posted by JerseyDriver (62 posts) -

@BrowncoatGrimm said:

I'm f**cked up and that s**t looks like wizards...

#20 Posted by MeatSim (10989 posts) -

*insert I'm a wizard joke here*

#21 Posted by advocatefish (372 posts) -

Conan!!!

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