Tvigle launches on PS3 consoles in Russia

Russian VOD service Tvigle is launching on the PlayStation3, bringing shows like zombie drama The Walking Dead to the console. Tvigle’s entire free-to-view library of more than 20,000 films and TV shows are now available for PS3 users. Key Tvigle television titles include The Walking Dead, Misfits, Skins and Luther. The launch means Tvigle becomes the first Russian VOD platform available […]

Russian online video market set for dramatic growth, AVoD dominates

The Russian online video market is set to grow dramatically over the next five years, but take up of Netflix-type subscription VoD services will be slower, according to a new white paper compiled by leading players in the market. Speaking at a panel session in London to highlight the White Paper’s findings, Egor Iakovlev, CEO […]

Russian VoD site Tvigle launches PlayStation app

Russian video-on-demand site Tvigle has launched an app for Sony PlayStation consoles.  The firm said it was the first Russian online video provider to launch on the device, and would open up the service to more than a million PS3 users in Russia. The app will also be available on the soon-to-launch PS4 console. Tvigle […]

Russian OTT player Tvigle acquires BBC World content

Russian digital platform Tvigle Media has acquired 200 hours of programming from BBC Worldwide after striking a deal with the commercial arm of the British public broadcaster. 
The agreement will see a raft of British series made available on Tvigle’s transactional and subscription video-on-demand services. This marks the first deal between Tvigle Media, which has […]