Arcane becomes the first gaming show to win an Emmy

League of Legends spinoff Arcane (opens in new tab) was a commercial hit for Netflix and Riot Games, topping charts worldwide, and has now put the cherry on the cake by becoming the first streaming show and the first based on a videogame to scoop a bunch of Emmys. 

The big award was for Outstanding Animated Program, and given out at the Emmys’ Creative Arts ceremony, and Arcane won over a shortlist that featured Bob’s Burgers, Rick and Morty, The Simpsons and Marvel’s What If…?

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