Check out RAID: Call of the Arbiter trailers
If you’re here, chances are you’ve already heard of Call of the Arbiter, the limited animated series based on Plarium’s leading RPG - RAID: Shadow Legends. Available on both PC and mobile devices, RAID: Shadow Legends is played by over 1 million gamers daily, with Call of the Arbiter a direct response to the fanbase’s demands for a deeper exploration of the setting’s characters and lore.
RAID: Call of the Arbiter is a dark fantasy tale that will see an ancient guardian seek a band of unlikely champions to join forces and return her to their world. The Arbiter calls. Will they answer?
RAID: Call of the Arbiter trailers
Fans were given the first taste of Call of the Arbiter with a teaser trailer released at the 2023 SxSW in Austin, TX. Despite being less than 40 seconds long, the dark fantasy animation was more than enough to pique the internet’s interest, and currently stands at over 1 million views on YouTube.
The first official cinematic trailer for RAID: Call of the Arbiter drew us deeper into the limited animated series’ arcane story, treating us to a sneak peek at some of the show’s key characters.
In the second official trailer, we unlock more narration and begin to see how the story will unfold before the global premiere of RAID:Call of the Arbiter’s first episode release in the 10-part limited series.
RAID: Call of the Arbiter release schedule
RAID: Call of the Arbiter is a limited animated series, with the first episode landing on May 18 2023 at 10 a.m. ET.
With ten episodes in total, each one will be released on Thursdays at 10 a.m., culminating in the RAID: Call of the Arbiter series finale on July 20 2023 - and every episode is free to watch online.
The full Call of the Arbiter release schedule is as follows:
- Episode 1: May 18
- Episode 2: May 25
- Episode 3: June 1
- Episode 4: June 8
- Episode 5: June 15
- Episode 6: June 22
- Episode 7: June 29
- Episode 8: July 6
- Episode 9: July 13
- Episode 10: July 20
RAID: Call of the Arbiter extras
You’re not just getting a new limited animated series with RAID: Call of the Arbiter - the Plarium team will also be releasing a bumper crop of bonus content in order to draw viewers deeper into the world’s setting.
In addition to a weekly Discover the Lore series, there will also be a three-part Inside Look series which will include behind-the-scenes interviews with the creators and stars of the show.
The first seven Discover the Lore videos will be released two days after each episode for maximum theorycrafting, and the final three videos will be released immediately after the episodes they cover.
The first episode of the Inside Look will air on May 18 along with the series premiere of RAID: Call of the Arbiter, followed by episodes two and three on June 19 and July 24 respectively.
Watch RAID: Call of the Arbiter
Looking to watch RAID: Call of the Arbiter yourself?
Every single episode will be located on the handy-dandy Call of the Arbiter limited series YouTube playlist, found here.
Play RAID: Shadow Legends
If you just can’t wait and want a little taste of what’s to come, you can fire up and play RAID: Shadow Legends itself!