For the first time ever, a feature-length movie is debuting on Xbox Live.
Pulp is an indepedent British comedy a few struggling comedian e book retailer proprietor who, together with his two “geek sidekicks,” unwillingly helps the police resolve against the law. The movie debuts immediately and it’s the first time a movie might be made obtainable first to Xbox Live customers.
BBC reports that director Adam Hamdy informed BBC that he went with Xbox Live as a result of it’s getting costly and extra dangerous to distribute straight to DVD. Microsoft additionally stated it plans to distribute extra movies sooner or later.
You may count on to see extra debuts of movies on Xbox Live, in addition to some authentic content material from Microsoft. Final month, Microsoft’s Nancy Tellem fleshed out some particulars in regards to the firm’s new L.A.-based studio called Xbox Entertainment Studios. Tellem, president of leisure and digital media at Microsoft, is overseeing operations on the studio, the place Microsoft is attempting to create extra interactive content material for the Xbox that “will change the best way leisure content material is skilled and delivered,” in accordance to the corporate.
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