Two new entertainment apps are now available on UK Xbox Marketplace, as Xbox 360 continue to build their global catalogue of TV, movies, sports and music experiences across Xbox LIVE.
-Crunchyroll (Available now)
Watch your favorite Anime and Asian drama titles including “Bleach,” “Naruto Shippuden,” “Hunter x Hunter,” “Sword Art Online,” “Coffee Prince” and “Boys Over Flowers” in HD with Crunchyroll on Xbox. Instantly view over 20,000 episodes of professionally subtitled Anime, Korean drama, and live-action titles in HD. Enhance your Crunchyroll app experience with voice and gesture control via Kinect for Xbox 360.1
· Sports Picks (Available now)
Sports fans have a whole new way to connect with fellow fans and compete on Xbox LIVE with the new Sports Picks app. You can make picks, compete with your Xbox LIVE friends and fight for domination of the leaderboard. With the Sports Picks app, we’ve also added a new experience for Xbox SmartGlass, so you can do all of this on your tablet or phone without missing a beat of the game on your TV through Xbox.
Xbox’s other current offerings with partners Inclue SkyDrive, Napster, and Karaoke. They are working to bring additional features to the experiences that you already use. Xbox SmartGlass integration with NBA Game Time gives you total control of the non-stop basketball action on your Xbox. Browse live NBA games with highlights and game recaps, select the videos you want, and send them to your Xbox for full-screen action.
In addition, Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers can watch the fascinating documentary “Minecraft: The Story of Mojang” for free this coming Saturday 22 December in the UK.
We will keep you updated as more of the world’s leading entertainment providers come to Xbox and additional entertainment apps launch.
For more information please visit Xbox.com
Xbox LIVE Gold subscription and/or additional subscriptions/fees may be required and sold separately. Kinect functionality available with select Xbox LIVE content and varies by feature and country. For additional details and availability, see http://www.xbox.com/en-GB/live/NBA Game Time requires a valid Xbox LIVE Gold membership. NBA.com League Pass Broadband subscription required to access live and on-demand games (sold separately). Blackout restrictions may apply in some markets. See xbox.com/live and nba.com/xbox for additional information.