Today, Critical Role, a leader in storytelling and world-building, officially announced their flagship show’s seven-year anniversary would be celebrated on March 17, 2022, at 7 PM Pacific. In addition to the live stream on Twitch and YouTube, Critical Role has partnered with leading movie theater chains Cinemark, Landmark Theatres, and Cinépolis to simulcast the LIVE showing of Campaign 3, episode 17 in 55 theaters nationwide, plus three international screenings in Brazil in collaboration with Cinemark.
“Following the massive response from our third campaign’s theatrical premiere, we knew we wanted to bring our show back to the big screen where people can gather safely and enjoy the experience collectively,” said Travis Willingham, Critical Role’s CEO. “We’re working with some incredible theatrical partners to help celebrate our seven-year anniversary, which is still mind-boggling to say!”
Starring Critical Role founders Matthew Mercer (Overwatch), Ashley Johnson (The Last of Us), Marisha Ray (Final Fantasy XV), Taliesin Jaffe (Final Fantasy XIV), Travis Willingham (Marvel’s Avengers), Sam Riegel (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Laura Bailey (The Last of Us: Part II), Liam O’Brien (Star Wars: The Bad Batch), Campaign 3 takes place in the Exandrian continent of Marquet, where, from the dusty canyons of the Hellcatch Valley to the rising plateaus of the Taloned Highlands, many wild adventures and mysteries are waiting to be uncovered!
“Cinemark is thrilled to once again welcome Critters to our immersive auditoriums and help Critical Role celebrate their seven-year anniversary in a larger-than-life way,” said Justin McDaniel, Cinemark’s SVP of Global Content Strategy. “Fans showed up in droves for our premiere event with Campaign 3, and we look forward to bringing the shared experience to more of our theatres across the U.S. and to host the inaugural big-screen viewing in Brazil.”
Screenings will be held in select cities in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Minnesota, North Carolina, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington. Additionally, Cinemark LATAM is providing screenings in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Tickets start at $25, with select Cinemark theaters offering a $40 super-ticket featuring a t-shirt + seat combo.
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