From today (13/04/2015), the Cartoon Network Watch and Play app in Australia now has live streaming functionality for Foxtel customers. Also the app will now include video on-demand full episodes of animated shows such as Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball and Ben 10: Omniverse. The app allows the user to play various games and watch cartoons at the same time.
Mark Eyers, Chief content officer for Turner’s Asia-Pacific Kids Channels, made this statement in regards of the streaming and VOD content deal with Foxtel.
“We are very excited to launch this Cartoon Network authenticated service with Foxtel. We’re always looking for new ways to connect Cartoon Network fans with our content and create truly unique and enjoyable second-screen brand experiences for kids to enjoy and for parents to trust. This partnership will clearly bolster our offering to fans.”
The app is available on iOS.