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ESPN+ is getting another price hike, but there’s one big exception

ESPN+ is getting another price hike, but there’s one big exception

ESPN+, the on-demand sports streaming app, is getting another price increase, the service has revealed. The price increase will impact both the monthly and annual pricing options, but consumers do still have one way to avoid paying the higher fee. The Disney+ bundle, which includes ESPN+ as one of its services, will remain the same price.

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ESPN+ will stream a Marvel-themed NBA game called Arena of Heroes

ESPN+ will stream a Marvel-themed NBA game called Arena of Heroes

Basketball fans will soon have the opportunity to stream a Marvel-themed game between the New Orleans Pelicans and the Golden State Warriors, ESPN has announced. Called Marvel's Arena of Heroes, the alternate presentation will be the second live game made available through ESPN+, though it'll also be available to watch on ESPN Deportes and ESPN2.

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Hulu adds ESPN+ sports shows, but you need an extra subscription

Hulu adds ESPN+ sports shows, but you need an extra subscription

If you have a Hulu subscription and also love sports, you can now enjoy both in the same app -- assuming you have an ESPN+ subscription, as well. The streaming company announced the new addition today, stating that Hulu subscribers who are eligible to access the content can now directly stream ESPN+ original shows, as well as sporting events and more.

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The big Disney+ ESPN+ Hulu bundle is here: Worth it?

The big Disney+ ESPN+ Hulu bundle is here: Worth it?

Today we're taking a peek at the big Disney Plus bundle with ESPN Plus and ad-free Hulu. This bundle was just made widely available today after a smaller release and announcement in recent weeks. This version of the subscription service puts all three streaming services in one payment plan and makes their combined price slightly lower than the services would be on their own.

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ESPN+ annual cost is going up months after last price hike

ESPN+ annual cost is going up months after last price hike

The latest streaming subscription to get a substantial price increase is ESPN+, the standalone option for sports fans who don't have a traditional cable or satellite service. This new price increase impacts the annual subscription rate for those who prefer to pay for a full year upfront; it comes only a few months after the monthly price increase.

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Disney+ expanding overseas via Star, raising prices next year

Disney+ expanding overseas via Star, raising prices next year

Disney's Investors Day definitely dumped a lot of information over the Internet you'd be forgiven if you feel a bit overloaded. Especially if you follow and subscribe to the company's numerous properties and content distribution services like Disney+, Hulu, and even ESPN+. Not everyone, however, might enjoy hearing all about these new films and shows since these services aren't widely available outside the US. Disney, however, will be fixing that with some good news for overseas fans while also bringing a small bad one for Disney+ subscribers.

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Disney is about to release an ad-free Hulu, ESPN+, and Disney+ bundle

Disney is about to release an ad-free Hulu, ESPN+, and Disney+ bundle

Disney has announced plans to release another bundle featuring its top streaming services, one that will be similar to the Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN+ bundle it already offers. As many have hoped for, the new bundle will feature the ad-free version of Hulu rather than the cheaper ad-supported version, giving users the opportunity to avoid commercials.

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Disney+ Star might just swallow up Hulu, ESPN+, and more

Disney+ Star might just swallow up Hulu, ESPN+, and more

This week we've gotten word that the next major release from Disney won't be additional content inside Disney+. While the company's main streaming service will continue to get programming suitable for the whole family, Disney+ Star will presumably get the rest of the content to which Disney currently has the streaming rights. That includes content from ABC, FX, Searchlight Pictures, and 20th Century Studios.

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Hulu update changes focus to Movies and TV, UI, and pairing with Disney+, ESPN+

Hulu update changes focus to Movies and TV, UI, and pairing with Disney+, ESPN+

This week the folks at Hulu announced they'd be releasing an update for platforms from Roku to tvOS (Apple TV, that is). This update will be rolled out to all systems eventually over the next few months, but it'll start with some of the most-used systems. Navigating collections is the most important change, as it follows with rumors of Google's next-generation update to Android TV, with more focus on content, rather than the overarching services that serve said content.

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ESPN plans esports marathon: Rocket League, Madden NFL, Apex Legends

ESPN plans esports marathon: Rocket League, Madden NFL, Apex Legends

In an announcement today, ESPN revealed that its ESPN2 network will host a 12-hour esports marathon on Sunday, April 5, with multiple popular games in the lineup. The company is calling this 'ESPN Esports Day,' explaining that it will broadcast competitive gameplay, game recaps, live (virtual) sports, and more. This will be the first time Rocket League will appear on ESPN TV.

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