Monday, November 30, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
WD, Samsung Lead The HDD And SSD Markets
4K Copy Protection Probably Cracked
AMD To Correct GPU Fan Control Issues With New Crimson Drivers
Google Outlines The Gifts We're Searching For This Holiday
Microsoft Launches New Office 365 Enterprise Capabilities, Dynamics CRM 2016 and Introduces PowerApps
BlackBerry is Exiting Asian Country Following Government Pressure
TDK To Buy Semiconductor Factory From Renesas Electronics
Swatch Parners With Visa On Pay-by-the wrist Payments
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Games > Origina...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Sunday, December 15, 2013
Original Shows Coming On Xbox

A Microsoft executive has confirmed Microsoft's plans to develop original series and offer them through the Xbox 360 and Xbox One videogame consoles early next year.

Speaking at Variety's Dealmakers Breakfast at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles earlier this week, Nancy Tellem, president of entertainment and digital for Microsoft, said that Microsoft plans to "put something up in the first quarter, at minimum second quarter" of 2014. The shows will be available through Xbox Live.

She added that the programs will include "a high-profile project based around "Halo," with Steven Spielberg producing.

Tellem's words come as Microsoft - and also Sony - is trying to put the video game consoles in gamers' living rooms.

Tellem says that her team at Microsoft is still at work figuring out what sort of content Xbox owners will want to see, as well as the business models most conducive to producing content on the Xbox platform. Still in the works are the number of episodes that will be on order for any particular series.

"Depending on the piece of content, the deals change," Tellem said. "We're talking about exclusives, exclusive first windows, exclusive second windows. We play a lot with windows and co-production arrangements" and "whether we feel these are ideas are franchise building or we can own completely."

With 48 million Xbox Live subscribers on more than 72 million Xbox consoles around the world, Tellem has a large base of viewers to put her first shows in front of.

IBM: We Are Not Related To PRISM        All News        Nokia Sends Lumia Phone Gift To Galaxy Owner That Saw His Smartphone Smoked During Charging
Xbox One Users Report Audio Issues With Blu-ray Disc Playback     Games News      Valve SteamOS Beta Available for Download

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony To Bring backward Compatibility To PS4, Xbox One Price Drops At $299
Halo Game Helped Xbox One Sales In October
New Xbox One Experience Begins Today
The List Of Xbox One Backward Compatibility Games
Video Game Holiday Expectations
Xbox One 1TB Holiday Bundle Available Next Month
Xbox One To Get Backwards Compatibility in November
Xbox App Update On Windows 10 Brings High-res Game Streaming
Seagate Announces Game Drive for Xbox One and Xbox 360
Xbox Unveils New Game Lineup
China Is The New Battlefield For Game Consoles
Game Streaming Enabled For Xbox One Owners with a Windows 10 PC

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .