doesn't start at the beginning, but highlights some good parts. puts you into the middle of some action, progressed less than half way through the game, but showing off some powerful abilities and character relationships.
intro screen - something engaging and beautiful. perhaps the unfurling of vines, and the sliding down of the sword as in the original intro art. and of course good music.
the boat rowing to shore, some reflective thoughts from the player. perhaps him drying out, brushing off, gathering his thoughts.
exploring around, no battle yet.