Arcane is the most popular streaming series in the United States. Netflix’s League of Legends-based production surpassed Stranger Things and The Mandalorian, which is currently on Disney+.
The lead was achieved in the week of November 13th to 19th. The information is from the Deadline.
The site claims that when comparing numbers, Arcane takes that position. Around the world, the show also beat the competition.
However, Netflix’s title is in third place. Arcane is behind Game of Thrones, which is on HBO Max, and The Wheel of Time, an Amazon Prime Video series.
In addition to the audience, Arcane stands out for critics. The League of Legends series manages to get 100% approval on Rotten Tomatoes.
More about Arcane on Netflix
Netflix and Riot Games have confirmed that a second season of Arcane, an animated series based on the League of Legends, is officially underway.
“We are very happy with the positive response to Season 1 of Arcane and are working hard to deliver Season 2,” Arcane creators Christian Linke and Alex Yee said in a statement.
While details are still under wraps about the second season of Arcane, Hailee Steinfeld, Ella Purnell and Katie Leung have been confirmed to reprise their respective voice roles of Vi, Jinx and Caitlyn Kiramman.
Arcane tells the story of Vi (voiced by Hailee Steinfeld) and Jinx (Ella Purnell), popular League of Legends characters.
“Amidst the conflict between the twin cities of Piltover and Zaun, two sisters fight on opposite sides of a war between magical technologies and incompatible beliefs,” reads the synopsis.[display-posts orderby="rand"]
Arcane received raves from League of Legends fans. They highlight the engaging story and stunning visuals of the animated series.
This is the first production inspired by League of Legends. The game has been extremely popular for a few years and has a legion of fans.
Arcane is on Netflix.