CTV GO and TSN GO Apps Now Available on Xbox One

— August 15, 2016

– Partnership allows subscribers to view thousands of hours of content from CTV and TSN on Xbox One –
– CTV Network’s #1 lineup is available to stream now on CTV GO –
– Fall brings fresh new programming on CTV GO with television’s biggest hits –
– With the TSN GO app, TSN subscribers can live stream TSN’s five national feeds plus access bonus content –

TORONTO (August 16, 2016) – CTV and TSN announced today that the CTV GO and TSN GO apps are now available to Canadians via Xbox One. CTV GO and TSN GO viewers who have an Xbox One can access thousands of hours of their favourite CTV and TSN programming directly from their Xbox One game console. Currently available as mobile apps on iOS, Android, and Windows devices, online at CTV.ca/CTVGO and TSN.ca/TV, on Samsung Smart TVs, and Chromecast (CTV GO only), this marks the first time the CTV GO and TSN GO apps are available on a gaming console. “Today’s announcement solidifies our commitment in making our leading TV Everywhere products available to as many viewers possible,” said Tracey Pearce, President, Distribution and Pay, Bell Media. “Xbox One delivers an amazing user-friendly design that will elevate the CTV GO and TSN GO experience and will offer Canadians exceptional programming at their fingertips.” CTV GO provides viewers the freedom to enjoy livestreams of CTV and CTV Two’s complete schedules on their smartphones, tablets, computers, Samsung Smart TVs and Blu Ray players and now Xbox One game consoles including the flexibility to start, stop, and continue their favourite CTV programs seamlessly, in and out of the home at no additional cost. With access to more than 60 program titles, viewers can look forward to exciting, new big-buzz fall premieres on CTV and CTV Two, including the L.A. market’s “must-get” political conspiracy thriller DESIGNATED SURVIVOR; heart-wrenching relationship drama THIS IS US; brilliantly interplaying criminal law and the media, the new drama NOTORIOUS; high stakes, investigative procedural drama CONVICTION; and the reinvented psychological thriller THE EXORCIST. Plus, this fall viewers can also watch television’s most popular returning series such as THE BIG BANG THEORY, BLINDSPOT, QUANTICO, SECRETS AND LIES, CODE BLACK, and more. With the TSN GO app, TSN subscribers can live stream TSN’s five national feeds – TSN1, TSN2, TSN3, TSN4, and TSN5 – plus access a slate of bonus content available only on the app, including live sports such as SUPER RUGBY, breaking news conferences, and more. Through the TSN GO app, TSN subscribers can also watch nightly editions of SPORTSCENTRE – Canada’s #1 sports news and information show – and access up-to-the minute scores and stats and analysis from TSN’s all-star roster of Insiders and experts. CTV GO is a free app allowing Canadians to access CTV’s #1 television lineup on-demand for seven days following a television broadcast. Additional content is available exclusively to Canadians who subscribe to participating TV service providers, allowing them extended catch-up viewing windows, as well as live streams of CTV and CTV Two broadcasts. Currently, participating service providers include Bell TV (Satellite and Fibe), Bell Aliant,  Access Communications, Cable Cable, CCAP, Eastlink, Execulink, Gosfield North, Hay Communications, Mitchell Seaforth, Nexicom, MTS, Northwestel, NRTC Communications, Rogers, SaskTel, Shaw (Shaw Cable and Shaw Direct), Tbaytel, Tuckersmith Communications, Telus, Vianet, V Media, Wightman TV, and WTC Communications. The TSN GO app is currently available to TSN subscribers with the following service providers: Bell TV (Satellite and Fibe), Bell Aliant,  Access Communications, Cable Cable, CCAP, Eastlink, Execulink, Gosfield North, Hay Communications, Mitchell Seaforth, MTS, Northwestel, NRTC Communications, Rogers, SaskTel, Shaw (Shaw Cable and Shaw Direct), Tbaytel, Telus, Vianet, V Media, and WTC Communications. Notes for TSN GO:
  • Video content only available in Canada
  • TSN subscribers can access live streaming of TSN’s five national feeds: TSN1, TSN2, TSN3, TSN4, and TSN5, plus bonus coverage
  • Regional blackouts may apply
The CTV GO and TSN GO apps are part of Bell Media’s leading suite of TV Everywhere products including TMN GO, Discovery GO, RDS GO, CraveTV, and more.

About CTV
CTV is Canada’s #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been Canada’s most-watched television network for the past 15 years in a row. CTV is a division of Bell Media, Canada’s premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, digital, and Out-of-Home. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. More information about CTV can be found on the network’s website at CTV.ca.

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and #1 specialty network. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN.caTSN GO, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With more championship events than any broadcaster in the country, TSN’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2016, MLB, Premier League, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.

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