Posted: 19 November, 2014
by Brad Wood
Netflix AU To Launch In March, Offering Shows You May Not Have Heard Of Yet
A US favourite is officially on it's way!
The internet TV juggernaut that is Netflix has officially set it's Australian and New Zealand launch date this morning.
We'll be able to stream shows in high-def, and even "4K content where available", from March 2015. Although the lineup of shows available Down Under doesn't really pop out at the eye.
A release from Netflix this morning revealed the Aussie offering will include "original series as Marco Polo, BoJack Horseman and, among many kids titles, DreamWorks Animations All Hail King Julien. "
Along with those shows, documentaries like Virunga and Mission Blue, and stand-up comedy special Uganda Be Kidding Me, Live, from Chelsea Handler will feature among others.
But the offering has left a raw taste in the mouths of many fans and tech experts, with Twitter lighting up as fans scream their devotion to their current connections.
What are your thoughts on the 2015 launch and the Australian offering?