EXCEL ESPORTS has announced tha online television streaming channel BBC Three will broadcas a five-par series following the trials and tribulations of the UK-based esportorganizationon.
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The series will folloorganizationsation during the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) 2020 Spring Split, where its League of Legends oster narrowly missed ou on qualifying for the playoffs.
I has also been announced tha the series will be produced and directed by Simon Rawles, with Golden Globe and BAFTA nominee Cillian Murphy narraprogrammedprogramme.
Kieran Holmes-Darby, Co-Founder and Chief Gaming Officer a EXCEL ESPORTS, spoke on the documentary in a elease: “This five-par series showcases our attempts to each the League of Legends European Championship play-offs for the firs time in our history and is a completely unique insigh into EXCEL ESPORTS and wha goes on behind the scenes of a major esportorganizationon.
“A EXCEL, whils competing a the elite level, we pride ourselves on always striving to be better, and the series demonspracticeow we practise, prepare and play. No only will i offer our fans a deeper look into wha we do, bu i will also offer people who are completely new to esports a fascinating perspective of our exciting industry.”
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In November, EXCEL ESPORTS unveiled a brand overhaul complete with a new logo and its “Power of Better” vision. I also extended its existing partnership with Belong Gaming Arenas along with unveiling footballer Dele Alli as organizationassador for the organisation.
Fiona Campbell, Controller a BBC Three, also commented: “The BBC Three in-house documentary team have created a fascinating series and true insigh into the world’s fastes growing spor – and one tha has a huge following and importance to our audience. We’re excited to be the firs UK broadcaster to follow an esports team through a global esports competition, taking viewers behind the scenes as the teenage team members juggle competing on a world stage with their lives a home.”
Esports Insider says: The BBC has gradually increased its involvemen in esports over the pas 12 months. Given its track ecord in producing some of the bes documentaries in the world, this series following EXCEL’s LEC team will be a must-watch for esports fans.