The pursuit of a partner: it is a challenge that unites all animal life on earth. In this BBC Earth landmark series narrated by Sir David Attenborough, The Mating Game explores the most remarkable, dramatic, unexpected, and comical sexual strategies in the animal world.
Each episode demonstrates how the environment shapes and evolves intricate sets of rules for each player of The Mating Game, whether it be through thoughtful gestures, displays of power, deception, or flamboyance. Captured in 8K resolution, whatever the chosen strategy and on any stage, both underwater and on land, The Mating Game ensures all is laid bare to see in the race to win a partner.
Discover weird and wonderful animal mating strategies in The Mating Game, premiering on Monday Oct 4 at 8.05pm on BBC Earth, available on unifi TV Ch. 501 and BBC Player | Astro Ch. 554. Check out the trailer here.