London, 01 December 2020 Hopster, the award-winning preschool educational and entertainment digital platform that develops young children’s learning through kids TV shows, music, games and books is now available via Swedish cable operator Com Hem’s streaming service Comhem Play+.

Hopster will be available via its Comhem Play+ service and will feature content that is in-line with the UK Early Years National Curriculum and features diverse and inclusive content from around the world.  Preschoolers will be able to enjoy localised family-favourite classics such as Pingu, In the Night Garden and Teletubbies, as well as diverse and independent content such as African & West Indian Nursery Rhymes and exclusive localised Hopster originals such as Two Minute Tales.

Tyrell Ellis, co-CEO at Hopster said “We are really pleased that we have partnered with Com Hem, furthering our footprint in the Nordic region. It is important now more than ever that children have the opportunity to access educational and diverse content and we are thrilled to be able to deliver this to families in Sweden.”

Hanna Paepke, acting director of ComHem Play said “We always want to offer our customers good and relevant content, so we are happy that we can add content from Hopster to Comhem Play+ to expand our offering towards the family and kids segment.”

Last month Hopster announced that it had acquired the learning app, Curious World which collectively now has over 5million downloads and over 500,000 subscribers worldwide. The acquisition follows a recent management announcement by Hopster as saw its newly appointed co-CEO’s Miki Chojnacka and Tyrell Ellis take the reins with a goal to accelerate growth through further expansion of global partnerships, premium IP and M&A .

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For more information please contact:

  • Hopster: Natalie Petrou:                 Head of Communications & Marketing         natalie@hopster.tv
  • Hopster: Agnes Lesti:                 PR and Communications Manager                 agnes@hopster.tv 

About Hopster​ – www.hopster.tv

Hopster is a beautifully designed app for the under-sixes, aiming to strike the perfect balance between learning and fun. For one low monthly subscription with no tie-ins, Hopster subscribers get access to a large selection of kid’s TV shows, stimulating learning games, nursery rhymes and music.

Hopster is trusted by millions of parents worldwide to keep their kids amazed with fun educational content in a safe and ad-free environment. It has topped the App Store charts in over 36 countries, was named Best Streaming Video Platform for preschoolers by Kidscreen and has received a channel nomination at the Children’s BAFTA in 2018 and 2019.

Hopster can be downloaded free from the App Store and Google Play and can be found on selected smart TVs such as Amazon Fire TV, Virgin Media and Roku in the UK, Roku Channels, Comcast Xfinity, Cox and NCTC in the US and on many other platforms around the world.

About Comhem Play+ 

Comhem Play+ is the Tele2 Group's new streaming package launched in February 2020. The service offers hundreds of films, series, family entertainment and documentaries from partners and services such as Paramount+, Fox + and Nordisk film+. Comhem Play+ also offers exclusive and unique content with movies and series that are updated regularly. The service works on both Android and iOS and can be used with Chromecast or Airplay. Read more at www.comhemplay.se