36 top YouTube creators in the gaming and film spaces competed in Legendary’s WarcraftIRL event: a real-life adaptation of popular video game mode Capture the Flag built on a sound stage at Universal Studios’ backlot. The players were divided into teams representing the Alliance and Horde factions from the film and squared off to determine the ultimate champion.
Among the players were Markiplier, IHasCupQuake, Phil DeFranco, OMGItsFireFoxx, CaptainSparklez, Rocket Jump, SourceFed, The Game Theorists, and more.
Legendary partnered with Universal, Portal A, YouTube, and Two Bit Circus (designers of ABC’s Wipeout) to build the incredible field and bring the game to life. The full video of the game will be debuting at youtube.com/legendary on June 2.