TransGaming Inc. , provider of on-demand family friendly and social games to the TV, today announced the availability of GameTree ™ TV on Panasonic’s VIERA TVs with Internet Apps capability. Smart TV market penetration has been experiencing rapid growth over the past few years and the connected TV has become a mainstream appliance in living rooms all over the world. The smart TV ecosystem offers consumers a variety of entertainment options and gaming has proven to be an important part of this offering. Through partnerships with all the major TV manufacturers, TransGaming’s GameTree TV service is ubiquitous on smart TVs and the unquestioned leader in the space. GameTree TV has made gaming on connected TVs a mainstream activity by delivering an entertaining and interactive experience that can be enjoyed by everyone.
“With the addition of another industry titan in Panasonic, GameTree TV has become the industry standard platform for family friendly social games for Smart TVs,” said Vikas Gupta, CEO and President of TransGaming. “The proliferation of GameTree TV on Smart TVs shows a validation of a growing market and passionate demand for our service.”
Panasonic offers a wide range of 4K and HD TVs with “Life+ Screen”. The “Life+ Screen” concept enables owners of VIERA TVs to enjoy a variety of Internet-based video-on-demand content and applications, from news and fitness to social networking, music and online shopping and gaming. The same platform has been expanded for other Panasonic home entertainment products, including Blu-ray Disc players and home theatre systems.
“GameTree TV delivers an incredible option for Panasonic owners to play family friendly social games in their living room,” said Jordan Shen, Director, Interactive Content & Services, Panasonic Corporation of North America. “We continue to expand our content and services for Panasonic TVs and GameTree TV brings an added dimension of entertainment through beautifully designed games built from the ground-up for the Smart TV space.”