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League of Legends Netflix's Show Arcane Getting A New Mini-Series

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On Wednesday, June 8, Riot Games and Netflix's League of Legends animated series Arcane has announced a new mini-series that will tell the story of how Arcane came to be.

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The five-part documentary-style mini-series is titled Arcane: Bridging the Rift, and it's set to release every Thursday on YouTube, starting on August 4.

Netflix Geeked also revealed that the streaming giant will share a sneak peek at Arcane: Bridging the Rift at 4pm PT / 7pm ET on June 8 during Geeked Week 2022's Animation Showcase.

The first season of Arcane was released last November in three acts, each consisting of three episodes. The animated League of Legends series received critical acclaim and it became one of Netflix's most-watch animated shows. Netflix already renewed Arcane for Season 2, and you can read everything we know about the sequel here.

For now, fans will have to wait and see what Bridging the Rift will show, but it's cool to see some more Arcane content while we patiently anticipate the return of the beloved League of Legends animated series.

In addition to this Geeked Week 2022 announcement, Netflix also added many of Arcane's cahracters to its extensive collection of profile icons.

Related: 10 Best Moments in Arcane Season 1

Netflix users can now select one of 12 different profile icons based on the show's characters or League champions to their own profile. Users can choose one of these Arcane characters: Jinx, Vi, Caitlyn, Ekko, Viktor, Mel, Jayce, Heimderdinger, Sevika, Silco, Vander, or a Poro.

Are you excited to watch Arcane Season 2 and Bridging the Rift?


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