NBCUniversal reached out to UNIT9 create an interactive second screen experience showcasing the new SyFy series ‘The Magicians’. The series is based on a trilogy by Lev Grossman and follows the adventures of a group of young magicians and their journey at Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy. The website aims to provide fans with a deeper understanding of what the characters and magic universe of Brakebills is like, unlocking special cult content every time an episode airs.
The website has three main sections – magic lessons, student profiles and Brakebills. Fans of “The Magicians” series can follow Quentin, Alice and Julia’s progress in the series. They can find out more about the Brakebills University history and, ultimately, become a magician by taking magic lessons every week.