Xbox 360 continues to partner with the top brands in TV and today, we’re happy to announce that we’re adding one of America’s most beloved destinations for quality programming, PBS, to our growing catalog of TV networks on the platform.
Xbox Live Gold members in the U.S. will now have access to full length episodes and clips from their favorite PBS programs and local PBS stations, including full-length episodes from primetime programs like “American Experience,” “Austin City Limits,” “Frontline,” “Masterpiece,” “Nova” and “Secrets of the Dead,” as well as the PBS archives and daily content from national and local stations. Additionally, PBS on Xbox 360 will include Web-original video from PBS Digital Studios, winner of five 2013 Webby Awards. Xbox 360 users will have the ability to personalize their PBS experiences by identifying their local PBS station, which will provide them access to locally-produced content along with signature PBS programs.
We also recently launched Fox News on Xbox 360, letting you to stay on top of today’s breaking stories in politics, entertainment, health, tech and more or view clips from your favorite shows. Lean back and use Kinect for Xbox 360 for a remote-free experience with voice and gesture control. Check out the most popular videos to see trending topics and create a playlist to watch your own personalized newscast. And don’t forget our recent additions like MTV, Nickelodeon & Comedy Central and The CW. It just keeps getting better on Xbox 360, so check back often for updates!