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Lionsgate To Debut Stream Film Library On Steam

April 25, 2016 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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Coming Soon reports that Valve Corporation and Lionsgate have announced a new deal in which Lionsgate’s film, TV and digital content library will be licensed for streaming on Valve’s Steam service worldwide. The initial launch will include several feature films, including the Hunger Games, Twilight, Saw and Divergent franchises. More titles will be added as the deal continues.

Lionsgate President of Worldwide Television & Digital Distribution Jim Packer added: “We’re delighted to partner with Steam, a leader in the digital entertainment and gaming space, as part of our commitment to remain at the cutting edge of innovation in delivering content to online audiences around the world. With over 125 million users, Steam represents a unique, exciting and disruptive opportunity to expand our global distribution business.

Valve head of marketing Doug Lombardi added: “Lionsgate has emerged as a major creative force with a deep pipeline of blockbuster franchises and commercially exciting, star-driven event films, making them important content suppliers for our platform. Their films are engaging audiences and fostering rich communities around the world, reflecting the kind of high-quality entertainment that we expect to drive the continued expansion of our content offering.

Steam is available on Windows, Mac, Linux, SteamOS and SteamVR. The video content offering has continued to grow in the past year, with thousands of titles and millions of userse. You can find information on pricing and availability here.

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