Remember when Microsoft couldn’t stop dropping names of companies it was partnering up with to bring media to your Xbox 360? Well, days after CES drew to its natural conclusion, Redmond’s gaming division is throwing a few more «locally relevant» names out for users in Canada and Germany. If you live in the cold bit to the north of the United States, you can expect to see Astral Media’s Disney XD and Real Sports / Maple Leaf Sports rolling up on your console from today, while German gamers will be able to get teutonic mitts on Mediathek/ZDF at the same time. There’s more details in the press release after the break, where Microsoft promises that we’ve not seen the last of its continued entertainment expansions.
Microsoft spoiling Canadians, Germans as Xbox Live gets more local stations