Verizon has announced WatchESPN is now available through the newly launched EPSN app for Xbox 360. Verizon FiOS TV customers who have an Xbox LIVE Gold membership can use the service which provides HD-quality live programming from ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3 and ESPN Goal Line/Buzzer Beater. In addition to live events from the NFL, MLB, NBA and other sports, Verizon FiOS TV customers can watch shows such as “SportsCenter,” “First Take,” “NFL Live,” “Baseball Tonight,” and “Mike & Mike in the Morning.” FiOS TV customers with Xbox 360 consoles can find and download the ESPN app from the screen library. Xbox LIVE Gold memberships start at $5 per month or $59.99 per year.
Other features of the app include:
- My Sports – By choosing favorite sports and teams, fans are able to find games and content most important to them.
- Mini Guide – Gives fans a preview and quick access to all live events and highlights right at the bottom of the screen.
- Split Screen – Watch two events at once. Watch live events on both screens or a live event on one and highlights on the other.
- Kinect – Allows fans to navigate through the entire experience all with the wave of a hand or through voice control.
- ESPN BottomLine – Provides breaking news and score updates from around the world of sports.