The much-anticipated premiere of the animated League of Legends series Arcane goes live Saturday night at 10 p.m. ET and Riot Games is celebrating the major crossover event with several promotions and in-game giveaways. While the series will primarily be hosted on the Netflix streaming platform, fans that catch tonight’s premiere live via Twitch or the official Arcane website will unlock additional watch rewards through free drops.
Arcane Premiere watch rewards list
To celebrate the long-awaited premiere of the Arcane animated series, Riot Games is giving away free gifts in each of its major titles via the drops system. This includes a reward capsule in League of Legends, emotes in Wild Rift, Legends of Runeterra and Teamfight Tactics and a gun buddy in VALORANT.
- League of Legends: Arcane Capsule
- Wild Rift: “A Single Tear” Emote
- Teamfight Tactics: Gizmos & Gadgets Little Legends Egg
- Legends of Runeterra: “Fascinating” Emote
- VALORANT: “Fishbones” Gun Buddy
How to unlock Arcane drops via Twitch
There are two ways for fans to unlock the in-game watch rewards for the Arcane premiere. The first method is via Twitch drops. Viewers simply need to watch the premiere live on Twitch while having their Riot account linked to their Twitch account.
- Log into your Riot Games account on the Twitch connections page
- Watch the live premiere of Arcane on Twitch, which kicks off at 8:30 p.m. ET.
- Head to the drops inventory page on Twitch to claim your watch rewards.
- Collect your rewards in game.
How to unlock drops via the official Arcane website
The other method to unlocking the Arcane premiere drops is by watching the premiere on the official Arcane website. Fans that prefer this method simply need to log in to their Riot Games account.
- Visit the official Arcane website.
- Login to your Riot Games account.
- Watch the live Arcane premiere at 10:00 p.m. ET.
- Collect your watch rewards in-game once the premiere concludes.
How to unlock drops after Nov. 6
Those that prefer to catch the premiere on Netflix or miss the Nov. 6 stream drops for any other reason will have at least two more chances to collect these watch rewards. The first will be the European rebroadcast on Sunday. The next opportunity will be during a future broadcast between Nov. 19 and Nov. 20.
The official Riot Games website also lists several other free rewards that will become available throughout the month:
- One Arcane Capsule
- Arcane Summoner Icon
- Arcane Ward
- Two Emotes
Update: Drops continue with partnered streamers for Episodes 2 and 3
Those that missed the drops on the initial stream tonight can still head to Twitch and watch Episodes 2 and 3 on any one of the “Drops Enabled” streams for another shot at the drops.
Let's keep this #ArcaneWatchParty going.
Watch Episode 2 and 3 with select streamers on @Twitch ☄️✨
— Arcane (@arcaneshow) November 7, 2021
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