Maxdome goes multi-platform with Sony
May 10, 2012 08.40 Europe/London By Robert Briel
The ProSiebenSat.1 Group said it has reached agreement with Sony Deutschland to bring Maxdome to the Playstation and all other home entertainment devices.
Integration with PS3 will take place this year, further availability of Maxdome as part of Sony Entertainment Networks follows later.
With the deal, Maxdome gains access to all of Sony’s connected devices including Bravia internet connected TV set, Blu-ray players and home cinema sets. Maxdome is already available on smart TVs from Philips, LG, Samsung, Toshiba, Humax, Loewe, TechniSat and on Videoweb connected set-top boxes.
Christian Wegner, director new media and diversification at ProSiebenSat.1, said in a statement “Maxdome is already on the TV portals that offer our online video library, the most widely used application, we strongly believe that with our attractive offer will meet the taste of the customers of Sony Germany.”
Uwe Bassendowski, managing director at Sony Computer Entertainment Germany. “Maxdome and Sony Germany redefine with this cooperation the future of entertainment. The focus is to bring the video-on-demand offering to our home theater products and turn the most popular in Germany game console platform into a true entertainment hub in the living room. “