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SPI International channels to launch on Youfone TV

GametoonSPI International/Filmbox is launching three linear TV channels on YoufoneTV, the new OTT TV service being launched by Dutch SIM-only MVNO Youfone, including its new gaming-focused offering.

Youfone’s TV customers will be able to view DocuBox, SPI Internationals documentary channel, fightBox, the group’s combat sports offering featuring live mixed martial arts events, and Gametoon, the new interactive gaming channel aimed at a millennial audience launched by the broadcaster last year at MIPCOM. Gametoon features highlights of popular video games, entertainment content from gaming YouTubers and eSports.

“With YoufoneTV we are eager to start with fresh content and new channels and thereby offering a different and unique television package in comparison to most operators in the Netherlands,” said Valentijn Rensing, CEO of Youfone.

“SPI’s channels on the YoufoneTV platform are broadcast without any commercial breaks. All three channels offer premium content from the world’s top producers,” said Berk Uziyel, SPI’s executive director. “We are happy to reach new audiences and grow our presence in this part of Europe.”