Created and produced by Zeppelin for HBO Max Spain, it is a unique format with cyberpunk video game aesthetics and language, whose development has involved more than four years of work.
It is an evolution of the realities survival classics, set in the fictional Time City, an immense abandoned facility where a kind of video game takes place. in the real world: Time Zone. Outside its perimeter there is desert and dust. Inside, exciting challenges that 10 players will face to advance to the next level and defeat the Master of Time, a role embodied in the figure of the eSports presenter and streamer Cristinini.
“It is an adventure reality show, located in a space totally different from what we are used to seeing. These types of formats take place practically all the time in nature: forests, jungle, beach… we have built a totally different, dystopian, cyberpunk universe, which proposes taking players to a fictional place that is Time City, a totally virtual world with video game aesthetics, concepts and mechanics, even though it is a physical game In that place everything is linked to time, which is the currency with the highest value in the universe.”
Miguel Martín executive producer of Time Zone and general director of Zeppelin.
‘Time Zone’ is an absolute immersion in the universe, aesthetics and technology of video games. Something never seen before on television, with unprecedented recording elements, and total involvement on the part of the contestants, who turn ‘Time Zone’ into a spectacular production, with frenetic rhythm, music and tension and in a unique location. A clear commitment to innovation.” Miguel Salvat, VP Original Programming and Commissioning Editor for Iberia of HBO Max,
The original music created AdHoc and signed by Omar Tenani along with the format’s sound design is an indisputable part of the immersive experience of the project, and covers a multitude of stylistic references ranging from New Wave, Cyberpunk, the world of video games and even the Western cinema.