Time Warner Brings 300 Channels to Xbox 36028 Jun, 2013 By: Chris Tribbey
Time Warner Cable subscribers with Xbox Live Gold memberships will be able to access up to 300 live TV channels on the Xbox 360 later this summer, Microsoft announced June 28.
AMC, BBC World News, Bravo, Cartoon Network, CNN, Comedy Central, Food Network and HGTV are among the channels that will be available on the Time Warner Cable app, which will work with the Xbox 360 voice- and motion-control system Kinect.
“TWC TV is a significant addition to Xbox 360, bringing our customers their favorite entertainment in one place-enhanced TV experience, games, movies, music, sports and entertainment apps,” said Blair Westlake, corporate VP of media and entertainment for Microsoft. “Our partnership with TWC enhances all that is available on Xbox 360 today, which will we continue expand. We’re thrilled to offer TWC TV to U.S. Xbox Live members and Time Warner Cable subscribers.”
Mike Angus, SVP and GM of video for Time Warner Cable, added: “We look forward to introducing TWC TV to Xbox 360 and providing customers with this new viewing experience within the home. We are very excited about Microsoft’s vision for entertainment and the vast possibilities Xbox offers.”