- The HBO Max Roku app will launch Thursday, December 17.
- The present HBO Roku app will routinely replace to the brand new app on that date.
- The launch comes lower than 10 days earlier than the debut of much-anticipated Marvel Girl 1984.
That sound you could be listening to is HBO Max and Roku customers respiratory a sigh of reduction. Warner Media introduced that the HBO Max Roku app can be accessible to obtain on all Roku-supported streaming sticks, set-box containers, and good TVs on Thursday, December 17.
HBO Max first launched a number of months in the past, however with out the assist of two main streaming platforms: Roku and Amazon Hearth TV. With Amazon including an HBO Max app in November, issues had been wanting bleak for all these Roku customers. In the long run, it’s probably Roku’s enormous US person base was the most important consider Warner Media’s choice so as to add Roku assist for the service. Certainly, the press launch even has Roku’s Senior Vice President Scott Rosenberg makes a reference to the “greater than 100 million individuals” within the US that use Roku gadgets. Which means HBO Max will nearly positively get a brand new surge in subscribers to the service.
Roku already has an HBO app accessible, and customers will see it routinely replace to the brand new app on Thursday. New customers can discover the app in Roku’s “New and Notable” and “Motion pictures & TV” classes on Thursday. Present HBO and HBO Max subscribers can use their login information on the Roku app, and new subscribers have the choice to pay for his or her HBO Max subscription from contained in the Roku app.
The app will launch eight days earlier than the debut of maybe the most important film of 2020, Marvel Girl 1984. Warner Media introduced a couple of weeks in the past that US audiences would be capable to stream the DC superhero sequel on December 25 for one month at no further value. The film can be debuting in film theaters across the US which can be open. Since that launch plan was introduced, Warner Media has determined to debut their whole Warner Bros. 2021 film launch lineup on HBO Max in the identical manner.