TNT's Multi-Platform Experiment

Arlen, Gary
August 2004
Multichannel News;8/23/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p6
Deals with the television series "The Grid" from cable television network Turner Network Television (TNT) which presents a template made for digital video recorder (DVR) and video-on-demand (VOD) programming. Impact of DVR and VOD on viewer control in line with the program; Reasons for creating a video game based on the show; Viewership of the series.


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