New Xbox SmartGlass for TV’s #1 Social Show in the U.S. “The Vampire Diaries”

The CW Network* app recently launched in the U.S., bringing your favorite CW shows like “The Vampire Diaries,” “Arrow” and “Supernatural” to your Xbox 360 without the need of a cable subscription. 

Now, Xbox Live Gold subscribers in the U.S. have access to a brand new Xbox SmartGlass experience that has been custom built for last week’s episode of the “The Vampire Diaries” titled “The Originals.” While you watch ”The Originals” episode through the CW Network app on your Xbox 360, make sure to grab your smartphone or tablet and connect via Xbox SmartGlass to discover exclusive content. You can also look up biographies of each character and become a Mikaelson expert by reading up on legends and lore of New Orleans and the world of “The Vampire Diaries.” 

Confused about where each scene is taking place in the episode? Use Xbox SmartGlass to follow the characters through town using an interactive map and learn about events throughout the town’s history.

CW Network is a truly unique app for Xbox that offers a glimpse at the future of television by allowing you to watch next-day, full episodes without a cable subscription. Download The CW app from the Xbox Live Marketplace today if you haven’t already and watch “The Originals” episode now.

*Xbox LIVE Gold subscription and/or additional subscriptions/fees may be required and sold separately. For additional details and availability, see