Episode 24 - Everything You Need to Know About Disney+
On Episode 24, Matt and Gage break down everything that has been confirmed for Disney+, Disney’s new streaming service. Disney+ will include all tv shows and movies produced from Walt Disney Animation, Pixar, Star Wars, Marvel, National Geographic and some 20th Century Fox, including all 30 seasons of The Simpsons.
This episode was recorded before all confirmations had been made official, so we will provide an updated breakdown of all confirmed content that will be available on the new platform as new information is announced.
According to Disney, the streaming service will include 25 original series, 10 original films and specials, 500 films and 7,500 episodes of current and past TV shows in the first year of its release. In the graphic breakdown that Disney executives unveiled during The Walt Disney Company Investors Day event in April 2019. It shows the goals of the streaming service over the course of a 5 year span, with a focus on providing viewers with plenty of original content. The new Streaming Service will officially launch on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
Confirmed Original Content:
“The Mandalorian” (Star Wars)
“Untitled Cassian Andor series” (Star Wars)
“Star Wars: The Clone Wars (New Season)” (Star Wars)
“The Falcon and The Winter Soldier” (Marvel)
“Marvel’s Hero Project” (Marvel)
“Marvel’s What If…? (Animated Series)” (Marvel)
“Marvel’s 616” (Marvel)
“Forky Asks a Question” (Pixar)
“Lamp Life (Bo Peep Short Film)” (Pixar)
“Pixar SparkShorts” (Pixar)
“Monsters at Work” (Pixar)
“Untitled Chipe & Dale Series” (Disney Animation)
“Lady and the Tramp” (Live Action Remake)
“Be Our Chef”
“Cinema Relics: Iconic Art of the Movies”
“Into the Unknown: Making Frozen 2”
“Magic of Animal Kingdom”
“Ink & Paint”
Untitled Walt Disney Imagineering Documentary Series
“High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”
“The World According to Jeff Goldblum”
“Diary of a Female President”
Not only will the streaming service include original content, but it will also include many beloved television shows and movies from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic, including the entire Disney Vault animated film library, all 22 Marvel films, and all 9 Star Wars films.
Television Series confirmed for Disney+:
Boy Meets World
DuckTales (1987 Series)
DuckTales (2016 Series - Season 1)
Malcolm in the Middle
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Animated Shorts
Mickey Mouse Roadster Racers (Season 1)
Star Wars Rebels
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (series)
That’s So Raven
The Simpsons (All 30 Seasons!)
Much like Netflix, Amazon Prime, & Hulu; Disney+ seems to have a very user friendly interface design. We particularly appreciate the breakdown of content by studio, as this will surely come in handy rather than constantly having to search for content.
Disney+ will be relatively affordable in comparrison to other streaming services. The monthly fee will run $6.99/month, or the annual fee for the service can be purchased at a slightly lower price point of $69.99/year.
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