Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Verizon Offers Multi-Platform Disney Channel Games Experience

Verizon is collaborating with Disney on offering an on-screen and online Disney Channel Games experience, with special TV previews and online multi-player gaming action, to its FiOS TV, FiOS Internet and High Speed Internet customers .

"Disney Channel Games" will present comedic relay races, grand-scale obstacle courses and entertaining challenges in five special half-hour telecasts. Exclusive short-form content, including one-on-one interviews with the players and behind-the-scenes material, is now available first to FiOS TV subscribers via video on demand (VOD). Additionally, FiOS TV customers will be able to view the first episode of the Disney Channel Games, also on VOD, on July 20. The broadcast premiere is on July 27. These early looks are free for FiOS TV customers.

In addition, Verizon broadband subscribers will have the ability to play the Disney Channel Games Arena Challenge, a new game experience available through Disney Connection, a premium broadband entertainment destination for kids and families.http://www.verizon.com