Internet Explorer ‘Catching Fire’ with The Hunger Games Explorer #WindowsChampions

Spending a lot of time with my two teenage nieces, I can’t help but be caught up in the excitement of The Hunger Games. With the latest film “Catching Fire” due to release on November 22, 2013, the excitement around here is building. Thanks to Internet Explorer and Lionsgate, we now have one-stop online access to get all the latest content in an interactive and rich experience with ‘The Hunger Games Explorer’. This site is pretty cool, so you’ll want to read on if you’re a Hunger Games fan.

The Hunger Games Explorer

A one-stop-shop for all things Katniss, Panem, and District 12!

The Hunger Games Explorer is designed to showcase the power of Internet Explorer 10 and touch-screen tablets like the Surface RT, although it works with other browsers. The site is a catch-all of videos (including the trailer for the new movie), Tweets, feeds from fan sites, exclusive photos, posters, and official updates.

When a fan enters The Hunger Games Explorer, they can manipulate the site to customize “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” info exactly how they want it – they can tailor and filter content in and out of their stream, pull in fan blogs and tweets in addition to messages from the Capitol, and interact with other fans across the globe.

The Hunger Games franchise has such a young fan base. With today’s young people so engulfed in social media, I imagine the social media aspect of this site will be a major draw. I’m sure as the release date of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” approaches, we’ll be on this site a lot.

If you haven’t seen the new “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” trailer, be sure to check it out at The Hunger Games Explorer! See this full story on The Windows Blog.

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Disclosure: I am a Windows Champions Blogger for 2013. As part of my participation in the program I will have the opportunity to try out new products and promotions.

Comments

  1. We are so excited to see this!

  2. This sounds really cool. I haven’t seen any of the hunger games or read the books

  3. My kids are huge fans of the Hunger Games series.

  4. Oh, I can’t wait to see this. I loved the first movie.

  5. I still have to see The Hunger Games!

  6. I have read all three books and watched the movie. I made sure to read the book first though.

  7. I’m so excited for this movie! Love that they added this!!

  8. Sandy VanHoey says:

    My daughter is a fan, had the books and DVD. I will let her know about this..thank you!

  9. My 13 yr old daughter can not wait until the release of the next movie!! I’m going to send her this link so she can check out new info about the movie.

  10. Pretty neat and i can’t tell you how excited I am to see the next chapeter

  11. I can’t wait to see this movie! I loved all three books and the first movie was great!

  12. I loved the Hunger Games series but didn’t really like the first movie very much. It didn’t live up to my expectations.

  13. Man , I can not wait to see this movie. My oldest have read the books and said she loved them all.

  14. I was playing around on there the other day and thought it was really neat!

  15. we’re really looking forward to this movie.

  16. What?! Another Hunger Games movie? I need to hurry up and watch the first.

  17. Isn’t it exciting?

  18. Both my kids loved the books and the movie. they can’t wait to see the movie. I will have to make sure and tell them about this site. Thanks for sharing!

  19. I loved the first one!

  20. Oooo. Can’t wait!

  21. I love The Hunger Games. :)

  22. i havent read the books but i might just have to go see this movie!

  23. I enjoyed the books.

  24. Looks pretty cool!

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