London, 22 October 2018: HISTORY®’s video-on-demand service, HISTORY Vault™ has launched in South Africa. This is the first launch for the service outside of North America.
Designed for information junkies, history lovers and HISTORY® fans, HISTORY Vault™ offers a broad array of curated collections such as Mankind: The Story of Al of Us, Cities from the Underworld , Mummies Day, Sex, Drugs and Rock ‘n Roll, World War II: The World in Crisis, and the Secrets of the Dark Ages, as well as a wide range of topics like space exploration, the Bible, legendary leaders and much more.
HISTORY Vault will include HD content curated from over 30 collections in its first three months, with new collections to be added on a weekly basis, so customers are encouraged to keep checking back for new wonders to discover.
Yusuf Nabee, General Manager at A+E Networks® Africa says: “A+E Networks Africa has been at the forefront of digital innovation, recently launching a pop-up channel dedicated to the history of football and an app allowing viewers to create user-generated content for special event programming.
HISTORY Vault further cements our commitment to work closely with our partners and offer our content in a variety of innovative ways.’’
HISTORY Vault is available to DStv customers on Catch Up Plus on DStv Now online or through the app, and also DSTV Explora set-top boxes connected to the internet.
HISTORY Vault adds another dimension to the current A+E Networks® UK’ s offering throughout South Africa which includes linear channels HISTORY®, Lifetime® and Crime + Investigation®.