In the news: jPod comes to more than just your TV

Marke Andrews of the Vancouver Sun reports on the ancilliary activities around CBC’s new series jPod:

  • jPod – CBC wants you to see the show, read the blogs, play the game
    “When the Vancouver-shot series – based on Vancouver author Douglas Coupland’s novel set at a huge video game corporation – debuts Tuesday, potential viewers can have a jump on it through the show’s website at There they’ll find virtual sets, blogs of the fictional characters, jPod video games, and an eBay “jPod neighbourhood” where any consumer product directly or even faintly related to the show can be viewed and purchased.” Read more.


David Kopp as Ethan Jarlewski.