“Video Game competition becomes a lot more exciting when the first prize wins the man or woman of your dreams.,” said Shaon Berry, Executive Producer Game Time.
ATLANTA (PRWEB) October 30, 2020
On Thursday October 29, production began in Atlanta on a new original esports livestream dating show Game Time. The new series, which fuses marketing and Esports powerhouses one50one, ReKT Global and Metro Esports along with partners Marc Byers, General Manager of Motown Records, and Award-winning actor and producer Catherine Corcoran a virtual, interactive, livestream dating show featuring solely Esports contestants and is hosted by Comedian Jordan Rock and co-hosted by Corcoran. The filming will be in studio and virtually and will include interviews, backstories, b-roll and an online competition. The pilot will debut exclusively on Capitol Royale.com.
Created by Metro Esports and Entertainment founder Shaon Berry, Game Time will pair elements from hit shows including “The Dating Game,” “The Newlywed Game,” and dating reality shows like “Blind Date,” “The Bachelor,” and “The Bachelorette,” fused with modern, millennial dating app culture with the same universal theme—falling in love over X-box or PlayStation online.
“Video Game competition becomes a lot more exciting when the first prize wins the man or woman of your dreams,” said Shaon Berry, Executive Producer Game Time. “Our talent is diverse, and their backstories are compelling and most importantly, with all the complicated realities of millennial dating the competition definitely isn’t friendly, and we absolutely love it.”
Competition during the episodes is fast and bachelors and bachelorettes get to select and compete against suitors for the ultimate gamer dream date. Talent contestants on the series will range from gaming legends to YouTube stars to Esports champs to DJs and NBA Players.
Game Time is created by Shaon Berry (CEO Metro Esports). Marc Byers (General Manager, Motown Records), Troy Brown (CEO one50one), Andrea Thompkins (CEO ACE Media Corp), Catherine Corcoran (co-host), and Jordan Rock (host) are executive producers. Brand partners are Motown, Rekt Global, one50one, and Logitech.
About Capitol Music Group
Capitol Music Group (CMG) is comprised of Capitol Records, Virgin Records, Motown Records, Blue Note Records, Astralwerks, Harvest Records and Capitol Christian Music Group, as well as Capitol Studios and the company’s independent distribution and label services arm, Caroline. Capitol Music Group is based in Hollywood, California within the iconic Capitol Tower.
Artists that record for CMG labels include: Erykah Badu, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Beck, Bee Gees, Jon Bellion, Rosanne Cash, Christine and the Queens, City Girls, Fletcher, Neil Diamond, Halsey, Don Henley, Hillsong United, Niall Horan, Tori Kelly, KEM, Lil Baby, Lil Yachty, Charles Lloyd, tobyMac, Paul McCartney, Migos, NE-YO, NF, Norah Jones, Queen Naija, Katy Perry, Gregory Porter, Maggie Rogers, Calum Scott, Bob Seger, Tiana Major9, Troye Sivan and Chris Tomlin. For the U.S.: Bastille, Disclosure, Empire Of The Sun, MNEK and Sam Smith.