If you're a Comcast subscriber and you've been daydreaming of doing nothing by lounging around watching television for a full week straight, next week would be the week to do it. Comcast is offering Xfinity TV customers a virtual buffet of TV content with what they refer to as "the biggest-ever TV catch-up." This TV Watchathon will offer Comcast subscribers thousands of episodes of current TV shows, including premium cable series. Want to get caught up Game of Thrones before the fantasy-drama series returns for Season 3? This would be the week to do it.
Comcast's Xfinity TV Watchathon will run from March 25 (Monday) through March 31 and will offer an "all-access pass" to 100 TV series, allowing Xfinity TV Customers to bing on an assortment of TV shows. The content will be available on various platforms, including Xfinity On Demand, Xfinity.com/tv, the Xfinity TV Player App for Apple and Android devices and Xfinity Streampix. You've heard great things about Homeland, right? Now's your chance to check it out. You're finally ready to watch The Wire or to see what all the Downton Abbey fuss is about? Next week is your chance.
True Blood, Veep, Duck Dynasty, The Americans, Vikings, Deadwood, The Borgias, Spartacus, Dexter, Party Down, Revolution, Touch, Battlestar Galactica, Downton Abbey, Shameless, Archer, Tosh.0 and Flight of the Conchords.
The above is just a sample of what'll be featured in this promotion. Check out the full list of available shows for the Watchathon here.
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