Redbox Instant(TM) by Verizon Arrives on PlayStation(R)3
PS3(R) System Introduces 'The Playlist' Powered by Redbox Instant by
Verizon, Offering Specially-Curated Selections of Popular Movies
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/29/13 -- Redbox, a subsidiary
of Outerwall, (NASDAQ: OUTR); Verizon (NYSE: VZ) - Redbox Instant(TM)
by Verizon today announced the arrival of its app onto the
PlayStation(R)3 (PS3(TM)) computer entertainment system, enabling
gamers to have access to thousands of streaming movies and new
releases on DVD and Blu-ray disc -- all from one app, right at their
Redbox Instant by Verizon and the PS3 system also unveiled The
Playlist, a specially-curated, rotating collection of Redbox Instant
by Verizon movies that highlights the most exciting titles from the
subscription movie library. Built specifically with the PlayStation
gamer in mind and featured on the main dashboard, The Playlist
channel will be updated frequently and serve as a great destination
for fast, simple and fun movie discovery.
"We're pleased to partner with Sony to bring Redbox Instant by
Verizon to the popular PlayStation3 system and shine a spotlight on
movies," said Shawn Strickland, CEO of Redbox Instant by Verizon.
"With the newest movies for the best value available through our
subscription service, combined with the added ability to purchase and
rent new releases, as well as the addition of our curated Playlist,
we offer something for everyone."
Redbox Instant by Verizon is a great service for everyone who loves
movies. For only $8 a month, a Redbox Instant by Verizon subscription
plan includes four rental nights to enjoy the newest releases
available on DVD at any Redbox(R) kiosk nationwide, plus the ability
to stream thousands of popular movies instantly. A Blu-ray package is
also available for an extra dollar. That means, if you missed a movie
while it was in theaters, subscribers can head to the kiosk and grab
a disc to enjoy the movie before it's available on other subscription
Additionally, both subscribers and non-subscribers can take advantage
of the Redbox Instant by Verizon online store to purchase and rent
new releases on-demand.
PS3 gamers will have access to:
-- 7,000+ digital movies instantly
-- The ability to reserve DVD and Blu-ray discs available at 43,000
Redbox kiosks nationwide
-- The convenience to start, stop and resume watching movies across any
Redbox Instant by Verizon supported device
-- Parental controls to manage on-demand purchasing and content
restrictions for young children, children and teens
To access the service, PS3 system users can simply visit the PS Store
later on today and download the Redbox Instant by Verizon app
directly to their system.
For those new to the service, Redbox Instant by Verizon offers a free
month of movies with a subscription that includes unlimited streaming
of its collection of hit movies and four DVD rental nights.
For more information, visit www.redboxinstant.com/ps3.
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Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
About Redbox Instant by Verizon
Redbox Instant by Verizon, a joint
venture between Redbox Automated Retail, LLC, and Verizon
Communications, Inc., offers movie lovers the best value for the
biggest movies on disc and digital. It is the only service to offer a
compelling subscription package that includes the newest releases on
disc available through more than 43,000 Redbox kiosks nationwide and
a selection of thousands of movies to stream instantly. Redbox
Instant also offers the ability to purchase or rent new releases,
making it a great destination for movie fans to find what they want
to watch right now. The service is available on a growing list of
major platforms such as PlayStation 3, Roku, Xbox 360, Android and
iOS devices, Samsung Smart TV and Internet Connected Blu-ray devices,
LG Smart TV's, and Google TV. For more information, visit us at
http://www.RedboxInstant.com. Follow us on Twitter @RedboxInstant and
like us on Facebook at http://facebook.com/RedboxInstant.
Redbox Instant by Verizon
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