Traditionally the most unpredictable team in the NRL, the Warriors have the talent to go a long way this season - but will they live up to the hype?
The Warriors came out of their final pre-season hit-out with plenty of positives from their clash with the club's New South Wales Cup team in Papakura.
Nathan Friend's NRL All Stars appearance last week has given him a new lease on life ahead of his 13th season of first grade.
Simon Mannering, Jacob Lillyman and Konrad Hurrell will make their first appearance of the Warriors' pre-season in an intra-club match in Auckland.
As rumours swirl around the future of Kiwis star Jason Taumalolo, the Warriors have made it clear the boom back-rower would be welcome across the Tasman.
The Warriors, with two tries to big young winger Ken Maumalo, have defeated Penrith in an NRL trial in Rotorua.
Rookie Warrior Tuimoala Lolohea is eyeing Saturday's final trial hit out against the Panthers as his chance to secure an NRL spot for the season opener.
Warriors coach Andrew McFadden has promised Matthew Allwood a final chance to push for inclusion in the team for Round 1.
The Titans may have paid a heavy price in their trial win over the Warriors with lock forward Ben Ridge leaving the field with a suspected pectoral injury.
The Warriors have received a boost ahead of the 2015 NRL season with prop Ben Matulino re-signing until the end of 2017.