"Imagine being able to step into your favourite film. To not only walk through the world but to completely escape reality. To interact with the characters, uncover hidden secrets, and become part of the story yourself. Equipped with bespoke backstories and missions, the line between actors and audience will be truly blurred as players explore the dark and dangerous underworld and encounter its inhabitants—the strange, the sinister and sometimes even the friendly. Players will undertake perilous missions, evade the Piltover Enforcers, survive and thrive, with each choice impacting how the story ends."
This is how Secret Cinema describes their groundbreaking 360° immersive theater experience that, on Nov. 21 in Los Angeles, will embody the mysterious and beautiful world of League of Legends' Arcane.
IRL lore exploration
Previously delighting theatergoers and culture geeks alike with popular IP collaborations including Star Wars, Blade Runner, and Casino Royale, Secret Cinema debuts their first dive into the world of gaming IP with the release of Arcane. The production, which promises to deliver the high attention to detail that gaming fans love
Arcane is an animated TV series set to release on Netflix on Nov. 6. First revealed during Riot's celebration of LoL's 10th anniversary, the story features iconic champions Caitlyn, Jayce, Jinx, and more as they navigate the tense conflict between the utopian city Piltover and the desolate underground metropolis known as Zaun.
Brandon Miao, Cross-Product Experiences and Partnerships Lead at Riot Games, had this to share about the team's anticipation for productions launch:
"For the launch of Arcane, we really wanted to find the right partner who shared our vision for bringing such a rich IP and to life in an interactive, immersive way. Bringing players new, authentic out-of-game experiences that tie back to the narrative of the show is a first for us, and something we are incredibly excited to share with players as we expand to entertainment.”
Tickets go on sale Oct. 14, 2021 at 12 p.m. PDT and the special event opens Nov. 21 for only a limited number of shows.
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