Blinkbox goes HD for Recreation of Thrones season three, out there July fifteenth
Tesco’s VOD service Blinkbox beat all different UK gamers to the punch when it hosted the second season of Recreation of Thrones properly earlier than the field-set launch, and it is doing the identical with season three. It is solely simply ended, however from July fifteenth, the newest collection will probably be out there to obtain or stream in its entirety, and what’s extra, its arrival marks the primary time HD content material has been accessible on Blinkbox. You will additionally be capable of watch season three in SD, do you have to need to, and each earlier seasons will get HD choices when the third lands. Pricing is not but confirmed, however we might anticipate the price to be just like that of season two, which was £1.seventy nine (round $2.eighty) per episode, or £17.ninety nine (round $28) for all ten. If you have not seen Recreation of Thrones but, and we extremely advocate you do, you’ve got received simply over a month to organize for the Blinkbox launch and subsequent marathon.
Recreation of Thrones season three coming to blinkbox on fifteenth July
Tesco streaming service can be first digital retailer providing acclaimed HBO collection
June eleven 2013: HBO has immediately confirmed that blinkbox would be the first digital retailer to supply the third season of Recreation of Thrones following its massively profitable run on Sky Atlantic.
Followers of the Emmy® and Golden Globe® profitable present will be capable of purchase the newest instalment months forward of its DVD and Blu-ray launch, both as particular person episodes or a whole season.
Hype across the collection has reached fever pitch following the controversial ‘pink wedding ceremony’ episode final week and final night time’s gripping finale.
blinkbox was the primary digital retailer within the UK to supply seasons one and two of the epic drama, an adaptation of A Track of Ice and Hearth, George R. R. Martin’s collection of fantasy novels.
Already referred to as the place to benefit from the newest releases with out subscription, blinkbox provides a broad vary of premium HBO collection together with all 5 seasons of smash hit supernatural drama True Blood in addition to the critically acclaimed blockbuster mini-collection Band of Brothers and The Pacific. Followers of HBO’s first-class content material may also purchase hit exhibits together with Women, Boardwalk Empire and different acquainted favourites The Wire and The Sopranos.
blinkbox CEO Michael Comish added: “Recreation of Thrones is the TV present of the second and we anticipate demand for the third collection to be excessive. Whether or not you could have heard concerning the collection just lately because of the excitement round season three or have loved the primary two episodes however do not have a Sky subscription, blinkbox is the place to take pleasure in this gripping collection.”
Colin Smith, Director, Worldwide Digital Distribution for HBO stated: “We’re thrilled to supply Recreation of Thrones season three by way of blinkbox for these within the UK who have not had the chance to see it.”