Curious what the second act of the StarCraft II trilogy looks like in action? Wonder no longer.

The screens in the media gallery below illustrate the two playable missions from a recent Blizzard press event. You can see the frozen winds of the Kaldir moon freezing Protoss and Zerg alike, and the battles for a cache of baneling eggs in the acid pools of Char.

Looking for more details? Read our extensive Heart of the Swarm preview, and stay tuned for detailed walkthroughs of the two missions, a breakdown of what we know about the plot, and a spotlight on Kerrigan herself.