Popcornflix launches on Xbox One

DetailsMichelle Clancy | 17 December 2014

Streaming video offering Popcornflix has launched on Xbox One in the US and Canada, along with a Popcornflix Kids portal that's accessible at the main Popcornflix screen.

PopcornflixXBOX R1-home 3Popcornflix' content bouquet, which is ad-supported, includes TV shows such as Cheaters and The Man Show, comedies including Super High Me and Trailer Park Boys, and holiday programming like the animated classic, Christmas Is Here Again. It also has feature adaptations of popular video games such as Far Cry, Bloodrayne and Postal.

Meanwhile, the Popcornflix Kids portal offers programming like Big Comfy Couch, Popeye and seasonal programmes including The Nutcracker.

"Today, people have more programming options available than ever before, and we're proud to offer quality content for free to a worldwide audience via the Xbox One platform," said David Fannon, EVP at Popcornflix. "Popcornflix is changing the way people view entertainment with movies and popular television shows available anytime, completely free."

Popcornflix will be available on PlayStation 4 in the first quarter of 2015.