Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 11:11 BST
Xbox One original programming nets football reality show Every Street Reunited – report
Xbox Entertainment has reportedly commissioned a football reality show called Every Street United that aims to highlight the best undiscovered talent in different countries around the world. It is also said to feature interactive elements.
It’s the first whisper of Xbox One’s original programming since Steven Spielberg announced his collaboration with Microsoft and 343 Industries for a new Halo TV series.
Deadline reports that Every Street Reunited will consist of half-hour episodes that focus on a different country each, namely, North America, Spain, Holland, France, Argentina, Brazil, Ghana and South Korea.
It will look at undiscovered football talent in each territory. The site believes that the series finale will be filmed at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, and will see all eight players take part in four-on-four match to test their skills. It is also rumoured to feature undisclosed interactive elements.
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