Since its premiere in early November, Arcane, the series inspired by League of Legends, managed to become one of the most popular Netflix productions in the world. Its compelling story and outstanding animation also earned it extremely positive ratings from the press and fans. With all of this in mind, it’s no wonder he received a ton of nominations at one of the most prestigious awards in the world.
Specifically, the Netflix and Riot Games production managed to gather an impressive total of 9 nominations at the Annie Awards, the awards that are colloquially known as the “Oscars of animation.”
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The 49th edition of the awards ceremony consists of a total of 31 categories, but only 14 of them are directed to animated series. Thus, Arcane it is nominated in 9 of those 14 categories. While you may be able to take home a couple of accolades, it won’t be a piece of cake. We say this because at the event it will compete with high-profile productions such as Star Wars: Visions, Castlevania, Love, Death + Robots, Invincible, and so on.
These are the categories in which the series of League of Legends is nominated:
- Best Animated Series
- Best special effects
- Best Character Design
- Best direction
- Best Character Animation
- Best screenplay
- Best Production Design
- Mejor Storyboard
- Best voice acting
— Riot Games (@riotgames) December 21, 2021
The awards ceremony will begin on February 26, 2022 at the Royce Hall of the University of California in Los Angeles, United States. You can see all the categories and nominees of the event if you give click here.
But tell us, did you see Arcane? What do you think about it? Do you think it deserves so much recognition? Let us read you in the comments.
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