Streaming Service Targeted To Avid Comic Con Audience Also Expands
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, CONtv has expanded its free trial
period of VIP streaming service from 30 days to 60 days! In addition,
fans will get a FREE collectible CONtv t-shirt previously only available
at select Wizard World Comic Cons.
Beginning Saturday May 7th and lasting only one week, fans
can log onto www.contv.com
and use promo code COMICDAY16. When they purchase a one-month VIP
subscription for just $4.99 plus tax, CONtv will automatically add two
additional free months and send the properly sized t-shirt to fans’
“We launched CONtv a year ago because we knew that fans like us craved
24/7 access to the type of content comic cons provide,” said Erick
Opeka, CONtv, “So, we are thrilled that on Free Comic Book Day, we’re
offering fans the kind of free stuff they love, plus unlimited access to
our streaming service! With more and more OTT channels entering the
space with similar content offerings like ours, we’re proud that we led
the charge and have the fan support to keep growing.”
As part of this fan-inspired promotion, select comic book stores around
the country will be distributing CONtv t-shirts to customers who show up
to support this important event. For a complete list of participating
stores visit http://on.contv.com/CONtvStores.
Cinedigm has rapidly become a leader in the quickly evolving
over-the-top digital network business. Cinedigm launched CONtv, a Comic
Con branded channel in partnership with WIZARD WORLD, on March 3, 2015.
Cinedigm’s first channel, DOCURAMA, launched in May 2014, and is
currently available on iOS, Roku, Xbox and Samsung, with additional
platforms currently being rolled out. The Company’s third OTT channel,
DOVE CHANNEL, launched on September 15, 2015 and is a digital streaming
subscription service targeted to families and kids seeking high quality
and family friendly content approved by Dove Foundation.
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Jill Newhouse Calcaterra, 310-466-5135