Riot Games is taking the whole month of November to celebrate its new Netflix animated series Arcane within all of its League of Legends universe games.
The event dubbed RiotX Arcane starts today, with the official kickoff beginning on November 6 at the League of Legends World Championship.
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This upcoming “Super Weekend” will include World Championship tournament play and the premiere of Arcane episode one at 5:30 p.m. Pacific on Saturday.
It will be the first Netflix show to have a simultaneous debut on Twitch, which fans can watch on Riot’s page or co-streamed on other content creators’ Twitch channels. The remaining two episodes of Arcane will be released weekly on Netflix
Is League Of Legends Coming To Netflix?
Riot is bringing a new League of Legends experience to Netflix Games. In addition to being available on Switch and PC on November 16th, the game will also be available at a later date to Netflix subscribers. Netflix recently announced its integrating games into its mobile app.
What to Expect From Arcane: League of Legends?
The story of Arcane: League of Legends is going to work as an animated prequel for some of the game’s characters like VI, Jinx, Caitlyn, Jayce, and Viktor. The show is aimed to develop their relationships as well as the lore of the Piltover and Zaun regions.
Netflix has released eight character posters for the upcoming Riot Games-led animated series, confirming several big names for the project. Here is the list of all the Arcane confirmed actors;
- Hailee Steinfeld as VI.
- Kevin Alejandro as Jayce.
- Ella Purnell as Jinx.
- Katie Leung as Caitlyn.
- Jason Spisak as Silco.
- Toks Olagundoye as Mel.
- JB Blanc as Vander.
- Harry Lloyd as Viktor.
When will League of Legends be Available?
Arcane is going to be made up of 9 episodes. They will be divided into three acts that will be released on a weekly basis. The first three episodes are arriving on November 6th, right after the League of Legends 2021 World Championship finals between Edward Gaming and Damwon.
The show premieres globally at 5:30 p.m. PDT / 7:30 p.m. EDT / 1:30 a.m. It will be the first Netflix show to be broadcasted by streamers since Riot/Netflix has allowed that any streamer can share the official stream.
Netflix League of Legend Arcane Release Date
The first three episodes of Arcane have already been released on Netflix and were dropped on November 6. The next three episodes, dubbed Act 2, will premiere a week later, on Saturday, November 13. Act 3, which will wrap up the series, arrives on November 20.