Roku adds AMC+ to its streaming channel

  • November 23, 2020
While free content has been the Roku Channel’s primary calling card, it has also offered the option to subscribe to paid TV channels like STARZ and ShowTime. And now it’s adding yet another premium option. Starting today, you can subscribe to AMC+ th…

Apple and PBS deal bring Peanuts holiday specials to TV ad-free

  • November 18, 2020
It turns out beloved Peanuts specials A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving and A Charlie Brown Christmas will air on TV this year, after all. Apple has come to an agreement with PBS and PBS Kids to bring the two specials to their audiences. They’ll air ad-fr…

Twitch suspends xQc for cheating in a ‘Fall Guys’ tournament

  • November 18, 2020
Twitch has temporarily banned Félix “xQc” Lengyel, one of the biggest streamers on the platform, after he cheated in a Fall Guys tournament during GlitchCon last weekend. The former Overwatch League pro will also forfeit his prize money, and he won’t…

Conan O’Brien’s next show is heading to HBO Max

  • November 17, 2020
After a ten year run on TBS, Conan O’Brien is leaving late-night television for a streaming platform — though he won’t be going far. On Tuesday, WarnerMedia announced that it’s ordered a new weekly variety series starring the comedian for HBO Max. As…

‘Destiny 2’ is free for all on Stadia starting on November 19th

  • November 17, 2020
With Stadia’s one-year anniversary mere days away, Google is trying something different to encourage people to give the platform a try. Starting on November 19th, you’ll be able to play Destiny 2 through Stadia for free. That’s a significant change f…

Hulu to increase live TV bundle by $10 a month

  • November 16, 2020
Hulu has just announced it will increase its live TV bundle by $10 a month starting in December. The price will start at $65 a month (the “no ads” version of Hulu with Live TV will be $71 a month). This will go into effect for both new and existing s…

Netflix orders ‘Space Force’ season 2 at an awkward moment

  • November 15, 2020
Most streaming show renewals are expected or even humdrum affairs, but not this one. Hollywood Reporter and Variety have both revealed that Netflix has renewed Space Force for a second season, with filming due to start in 2021. It’s unsurprisingly to…

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate adds one free month of Disney+

  • November 9, 2020
One of the best deals in gaming is about to get even better, albeit for a relatively short time. Starting today, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate comes with one free month of Disney+ — provided you’re new to the streaming service. You have until January 31st,…