MTV Reveals Stunning Opening Title Sequence for “The Shannara Chronicles”

MTV has brought online the opening title sequence for MTV’s hotly-anticipated, fantasy series, “The Shannara Chronicles.” The show open features powerful and stunning visuals of the post-apocalyptic world of “Shannara,” harmonized with artist Ruelle’s haunting hit song, “Until We Go Down.”

“The Shannara Chronicles” is an epic television event based on the sweeping, best-selling fantasy book series by Terry Brooks. Set thousands of years in the future, the story follows three heroes, Elf-Human hybrid Wil, Elvin Princess Amberle, and Human Rover Eretria, as they embark on a quest to stop an evil Demon army from destroying the world.

The series stars genre favorites, John Rhys-Davies (“Lord of the Rings”) and Manu Bennett (“Spartacus”), along with young Hollywood stars-on-the-rise, Austin Butler (“The Carrie Diaries”), Poppy Drayton (“When Calls The Heart”) and Ivana Baquero (“Pan’s Labyrinth”).

The Shannara Chronicles premieres Tuesday, January 5 at 10pm on MTV.