Industry News 10/11/2012

B$Z: Network A launches interactive skateboarding video

The first ever interactive skateboarding video launched by Network A, Plan B Skateboards, and Bedrocket-Interlude Media
On-Screen Gaming Controls Allow Viewers to Direct Their Own Videos Featuring Renowned Skateboarders Ryan Sheckler, Paul Rodriguez and Torey Pudwill

New York – Network A, the online home for action sports, today announces the launch of “A Session with Plan B,” the first interactive skateboarding video featuring three of the world’s most renowned skateboarders: Ryan Sheckler, Paul Rodriguez and Torey Pudwill.

The video combines the best of video and gaming, and features on-screen controls that allow viewers to select the order in which skateboarders appear as well as which tricks they perform.

The video, shot in HD using a Phantom camera, can be personalized in more than 800 ways. Users can easily share their versions of the videos on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. The video can be found at

Connect with Network A on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Tumblr. Subscribe to the channel here: Network A’s YouTube channel.

About Network A
Network A is the new online home for action sports. In partnership with Wasserman Media Group, Network A is the only editorially independent channel dedicated solely to action sports, with new snow, ski, surf, skate, moto, and BMX videos released daily. Network A is part of Bedrocket Media Ventures, the first media company created for the social TV generation. Visit for more information.

About Bedrocket-Interlude Media
Bedrocket-Interlude Media (BIM) is a partnership between Bedrocket Media Ventures, a next generation media company, and Israeli technology company to develop exclusive, next-generation interactive programming and experiences that leverage's patented technology platform. BIM is creating a new class of entertainment that allows users to become co-directors, making decisions about a video's course in real-time for a seamless, personalized experience.