Big Bang Theory and Star Trek actor Wil Wheaton will be the host of a new esports reality show, GameMaster.
12 amateur esports athletes from around the country will leave their PC’s, mobile games and consoles at home to live together in somewhat of a gaming house with cameras will be on them 24/7. The contestants will be announced soon.
“GAMEMASTER takes the love of gaming and elevates it to a whole new level through the first immersive, multi-platform, head-to-head competition for both casual and diehard gaming fans,” said show creator and executive producer John Colp. “Our players won’t play the same game from noon to night. They will play different games throughout and, at the end, the person who has the best cumulative score will be crowned the champion.”
The nine episodes series will have contestants go head to head each and as the weeks go on people leave until one remains and claims the title of “GameMaster.” and $100K cash prize. The show will be premiring this spring.