Tag: Disney+

Disney is raising the price of Disney+ and launching new ad-supported plan

Disney has recently announced that it will be increasing the price of its Disney+ service, as well as doing what it said it wouldn’t do, introducing a new cheaper plan, with adverts. Disney said back in June 2021 that it would not be launching a new ad-supported plan, but has obviously changed its mind. This price hike will be the most severe since Disney+ was launched in 2019. Disney originally […]

‘Lightyear’ is already coming to Disney+ in August

Pixar’s latest film, ‘Lightyear’ will be available on Disney+ very soon, following its not so great performance in cinemas. The film debuted on 17th June in the US and has so far only just scraped a profit at the box office. The film cost $200 million to produce and so far has made $213.9 million at the box office. This hasn’t been the huge hit Disney was hoping for so […]

Disney+ now has 118.1 million subscribers

Earlier this year in August, we reported that Disney+ had surpassed the 116 million subscriber mark, but now just a couple of months later, the service now has 118.1 million subscribers globally, all of which are paying customers, there’s no free tier with Disney+. The news was announced last week during the company’s Q4 earnings call. Disney has come a long way with its still pretty new streaming service, the […]

Disney+ now has 116 million subscribers

This week, Disney has revealed its Q3 earnings for 2021 which had very high numbers, with revenue of $17.02 billion and Disney+ subscribers of 116 million. Back in May this year, Disney hit 103 million subscribers and then in March 2021, hit crossed the 100 million mark. The company exceed Wall Street expectations, as they were expecting the company to have 114 million subscribers and 230 million by 2024. Disney […]

Disney won’t be launching a cheaper ad supported Disney+ plan

Other streaming services, mainly in the US offer an ad-supported model which gives access to the service for less money a month, but with some advertisements dotted before and during the content you want to watch. Hulu and HBO Max in the US offer this, but here in the US apart from the TV catchup services, ITV Hub, All 4 and My5 which actually offer the programming for free, but […]

Disney+ now has 103 million subscribers

This week, Disney has reported its latest subscriber numbers for its service, Disney+. The streaming service was only launched at the end of 2019 in the US and in early 2020 in the UK and Europe, but it now has 103 million paying subscribers. Disney had its Q2 earnings report on Thursday this week and it revealed that it has now revised its estimations for subscribers too. The last time […]

Disney will now be allowing the use of Apple Watch to get around Disney World

Disney is introducing a new way for customers to get around Disney World later this year with the Disney MagicMobile service, which essentially allows you to use your iPhone or Apple Watch where the MagicBands currently work to enter the theme park, pay for items and more.  The MagicMobile app will allow you to add the pass to Apple Wallet on either iPhone or Apple Watch and this wont be […]

Disney+ now has over 100 million subscribers

Back in early February, we reported that Disney was at nearly 100 million subscribers at 94.9 million and now as of Tuesday this week, the company has announced that it now has over 100 million, during the latest shareholders meeting. Disney+ now has access to Disney Animation, Pixar, Disney Live Action, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and now as of late, Star which offers access to more and more films […]

Disney now has nearly 100 million Disney+ subscribers

In the grand scheme of things, Disney+ didn’t launch that long ago, here in the UK in launched less than a year ago in March 2020, a few weeks into the coronavirus lockdown and in the US a little over a year, as it launched back in November 2019. It that time it has just under half of the paying subscriber base that Netflix has, Disney+ has 94.9 million subscribers […]

Disney is raising prices for Disney+

This week, Disney announced that prices for Disney+ are being increased marginally, starting from March 2021. Here in the UK the prices per month will be £7.99, an increase from £5.99, in the US it’s going up from $6.99 to $7.99 and in the rest ofEurope, up from €6.99 to €8.99. In the US, Disney also offers Disney+, Hulu and ESPN Bundled in to one fee, this is now up […]