SHOWTIME is the newest premium cable partner to bring its first class content to your TV screen through Xbox Live. Today, SHOWTIME ANYTIME launched on Xbox 360 and announced that it’s coming to Xbox One later this year, making Xbox the first game console to offer the app. SHOWTIME ANYTIME on Xbox 360 gives Xbox Live members in the U.S. unlimited on demand access to hundreds of hours of programming, as well as the live broadcast of the network’s East and West Coast feeds.
If you’re looking for something new to watch, you can get ideas from categories like sports, comedy, documentaries and reality. In addition, you get the service’s full slate of special features like “My List,” which features your saved programs available through any device. You can even search through programming with speed and ease using Kinect voice and gesture controls to navigate, play and pause your SHOWTIME content.
With the anticipated “Ray Donovan” Season 2 premiere just around the corner on July 13, SHOWTIME subscribers and Xbox 360 owners can catch up on Season 1 before the big day. Set in Los Angeles and starring Emmy nominee Liev Schreiber, watch what happens as Ray Donovan does the dirty work for the city’s rich and elite. Season 2 promises to be thrilling with the return of Jon Voight in his Golden Globe-winning role and more dark twists, so make sure to catch up before the premiere. Miss the finales of “Homeland,” “Californication,” “Nurse Jackie,” “Penny Dreadful,” or other favorite TV series? SHOWTIME on your Xbox 360 makes it easy to catch up with these shows and more on your big screen and at your convenience.
As Xbox continues to deliver more entertainment to its growing catalog of apps – more than 225 by the end of this year! – the launch of SHOWTIME ANYTIME on Xbox 360 today and Xbox One later this year gives Xbox owners even more choice in premium TV content and services. With more than 175 apps available on Xbox Live today, there’s something available for your entire family. If you have kids or are young at heart see what Disney, Nickelodeon or the Netflix kids channel bring to Xbox. If you’re a hard core gamer look up tips and tricks for gaming on Machinima, IGN or GameTrailers, watch the pros play on MLG or even broadcast your own dominance on Twitch. If you’re the sports junkie of the family, check out the latest games and stats on MLB.TV, NBA Game Time, NHL and ESPN.
We’re committed to building an extensive catalog of top notch entertainment experiences on Xbox including fan-favorites like SHOWTIME ANYTIME, HBO GO, Starz, EPIX, Encore and many more. Stay tuned as more premium TV partners’ apps arrive on Xbox and check out the SHOWTIME ANYTIME app today.