ESL, the world’s largest esports company, and BY Experience, the global leader in live cinema content, announce their partnership to develop, create and distribute a series of live global esports events curated specifically for cinema audiences. The esports events will be captured live and distributed in Australia by Sharmill Films. The exclusive series, ESPORTS IN CINEMA, will include live and captured live broadcasts of a variety of gaming events, with the addition of specially produced content for cinema screens that will take fans into the innermost workings of the esports world.
The first event in the ESPORTS IN CINEMA series is "ALL WORK ALL PLAY: The Pursuit of eSports Glory LIVE", a documentary feature on ESL’s elite pro gaming tour, the Intel® Extreme Masters. Immediately following the film will be a captured live esports spectacle, including live gaming with top players, guest appearances by famous esports personalities, a Q&A in front of a live studio audience in the US, and other exclusive content designed for gaming enthusiasts.