Epix now live on the PlayStation3
As previously announced, Epix is launching its app today on the PlayStation3, and plans to launch on the PlayStation Vita in a few weeks.
Epix has deals in place to distribute movies from several studios, including Paramount, Lionsgate, and MGM.
Launched in 2009, Epix has deals in place with Cox Communications, Charter Communications, Dish Network, Mediacom Communications, the NCTC, Suddenlink Communications and Verizon. Epix’s service is available to more than 30 million homes across the nation through its distribution partners.
EPIX said it will provide authenticated subscribers access to more than 3,000 titles, featuring new releases like The Avengers, Skyfall, The Hunger Games, Mission: Impossible-Ghost Protocol, plus EPIX original programming including documentaries, music concerts, comedy specials and championship boxing all in high definition.
PlayStation Network users in the U.S. can sign up for a free two week trial to Epix and get access to the full slate of EPIX programming. On an ongoing basis, EPIX will offer exclusive content such as songs from EPIX Original Concert Events and in the future a free movie or special each week to PlayStation Plus members who download the EPIX app .
The EOuz app will be available as a free download from the Media & Apps section of the PlayStation Store for PS3 and PS Vita users in the United States.