The primary episode of Arcane, the League of Legends animated sequence from Riot Video games and Netflix, will probably be co-streamable solely on Twitch, the businesses introduced on Monday.
The present, which premieres at 7 p.m. PDT on Nov. 6, will probably be accompanied by a “World Premiere Occasion” to be broadcast by streamers in additional than 30 international locations, and is free to co-stream for all followers. The premiere occasion will embrace a crimson carpet pre-show from Riot Video games headquarters in Los Angeles.
Arcane may have three acts, every three episodes lengthy (so, 9 in all). And in contrast to most Netflix reveals, not all episodes will drop without delay: Acts two and three of Arcane will debut on Netflix on Nov. 13 and Nov. 20, respectively.
As an incentive to observe episode one on Twitch, followers will get unique in-game gadgets for Riot’s titles through Twitch drops in the course of the present.
“The premiere of the present will probably be on the middle of a worldwide celebration for avid gamers and followers of the League of Legends IP,” Monday’s assertion stated. The League of Legends World Championship, which acquired underway Oct. 8, concludes on Nov. 6.; Riot’s information launch famous that final 12 months’s championship drew 49.45 million concurrent viewers, worldwide.
“Arcane dives into the fragile steadiness between the wealthy metropolis of Piltover and the seedy underbelly of Zaun,” the information launch stated. “Whereas Arcane holds the backstories of League of Legends champions, the sequence is designed to face by itself as a fancy world crammed with ethical choices, breathtaking animation, and suspenseful storytelling.”