Comcast Debuts Online Kids Channel


Comcast has launched Comcast Kids, an online channel featuring some top-level content from Disney Kids, on its high-speed Internet portal.

Comcast Kids includes Disney Connection, which features seven new games each week, cartoon shorts, music videos and music trailers, as well as select access to two of Disney’s premium offerings: Disney Blast and four hours of Disney Toontown each month.

In addition, the full premium service Disney Blast is now available to Comcast high-speed subscribers for $39.95 a year, compared to its retail price of $49.95 a year. Toontown Online is available for $8.95 a month to Comcast subscribers, versus the $9.95 a month retail price. Comcast said 40% of its high-speed subscribers have children.