The Amazon Fire TV is a device you may have heard of by now from our extensive coverage in the dedicated Amazon Fire TV Section of RealGamerNewz. In addition to the exclusive game Sev Zero currently available for the Amazon Game Controller, 100+ existing FireTV Games, several unannounced exclusive FireTV Games, Hulu Plus, Crackle, and SHOWTIME, the company behind the device has announced today the following new partnerships for the Voice Search service of Amazon Fire TV. Amazon Fire TV owners also earn Amazon Coins for buying games. Telltale Games, Halfbrick, Pixowl, Disney Interactive, Minority Media, Paradox Interactive, Gaiam, AllRecipes, and Twitch are among those currently working on projects for the device ranging from games to film and application software.
Check out the following excerpts from today’s Official Press Release below:
“SEATTLE—April 17, 2014—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced that Hulu Plus, Crackle, and SHOWTIME ANYTIME are joining VEVO in integrating their full catalogs into Fire TV’s unified voice search.”
“- New Prime browse will make it even easier to discover movies and TV shows that are included in Prime Instant Video.
– Amazon FreeTime and Amazon MP3 integration coming as part of a free, over-the-air software update.
– More Games coming soon. In addition to the over one hundred games available on Fire TV, you will be able to play touch-enabled games with the upcoming Fire TV app for your phone or tablet.”