SPI's Dizie and Gametoon are now available on evision in MENA

The platforms will be available on evision's basic package on channel 156 and Gametoon through the Sports package on channel 771.

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SPI/FilmBox has extended its distribution agreement with Evision to include Gametoon and Dizi channels in MENA. “The growing affinity for Turkish series in the Middle East is undisputed, and we are excited to partner with evision, to deliver a compelling slate of award-winning and popular Turkish drama series to a wide audience who appreciates quality content,” commented Murat Muratoğlu, Head of Distribution at SPI International. “Gametoon is also one of our most sought-after channels, which I’m certain will delight esports fans very much."

The deal comes in addition to SPI’s existing catalog of linear offerings already available via evision in the Middle East. eLife TV subscribers can access Dizi channel through the basic package on channel 156 and Gametoon through the Sports package on channel 771. Branded corners will also be available for digital streaming via eLifeTV, Switch TV and Mobily TV, KSA. 

The Dizi channel reaches millions of households on a global scale, and continues to rapidly expand. The channel features a slate of critically acclaimed Turkish drama series with captivating stories and A-list stars. It will be offered with the Arabic dubbing option. Gametoon is a revolutionary channel created by true gaming and esports enthusiasts and features game reviews, esports tournaments, and exclusive game walkthroughs and sessions from popular streamers with large fan bases.

eLife TV already carries the following channels from SPI’s portfolio: The flagship FilmBox, which broadcasts Hollywood blockbusters, favorite evergreens and popular series; FightBox which broadcasts some of the most electrifying combat sports live events and multi-discipline mixed martial arts coverage from all over the world; DocuBox which delivers a collection of award-winning documentaries about different cultures and the wonders of our world; Fast&FunBox offers action-packed programming dedicated to adrenaline sports and FunBox UHD broadcasts visually-groundbreaking documentaries and lifestyle programming.

The growing affinity for Turkish series in the Middle East is undisputed, and we are excited to partner with evision, to deliver a compelling slate of award-winning and popular Turkish drama series to a wide audience who appreciates quality content. Gametoon is also one of our most sought-after channels, which I’m certain will delight esports fans very much.” Murat Muratoğlu Head of Distribution, SPI International