I managed to find some time in between going to class and doing homework to make this really cool "Savage Animation" title sequence. I followed this tutorial to create the awesome crumbling text effect and then added some lighting, rain, and camera shake to give it my own touch. If you haven't already clicked the link then... click the link! Video Copilot is an awesome website and they have loads of After Effects and 3Ds Max tutorials as well as plug ins.
Here's my video: