Earlier this week at an Apple event, Chair announced the third entry in its Unreal Engine-powered Infinity Blade series. Today, we get a look at how the cycle of death and vengeance began.

The animated short below was created by Ben Hibon (Harry Potter, Heavenly Sword) along with Axis Animation. Narration is provided by actor John Noble (Lord of the Rings, Fringe).

Infinity Blade III will be available on September 20, 2013.