BBC iPlayer app to launch on Xbox One by 'the end of this year'

BBC iPlayer app to launch on Xbox One by ‘the end of this year’

Published On August 11, 2014 | By David Wriglesworth | News

The BBC iPlayer app for the Xbox One will launch by the end of 2014, it has been revealed.

Posting on the BBC blog, Marcus Parnwell, the Executive Product Manager of BBC iPlayer, said: “I am happy to announce that we’re aiming to launch new BBC iPlayer on Xbox One by the end of this year.”

The BBC iPlayer app has been available on the PlayStation 4 since the console’s launch in November, though no reason was given for the Xbox One delay.

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David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.