Disney+ will launch within the U.S., Canada and the Netherlands on November 12th, a bit shy of every week from right this moment. On November 19th, it’ll increase to Australia and New Zealand.
However what about the remainder of the world?
Disney has stored quiet about its plans for different international locations, presumably as a result of going reside overseas is a bit more difficult than simply flipping a swap. Each nation tends to have totally different privateness/tax legal guidelines relating to subscription providers, and rights and licensing for every little bit of content material must be detangled with respect to present offers.
Now, not less than, we’ve received a launch date for 5 extra international locations: Disney says that Disney+ will launch within the U.Okay., Germany, Italy, France and Spain on March 31st.
This information may be barely much less intriguing for folk within the U.Okay., who’ve had streaming entry to a reasonably large assortment of Disney stuff by the use of DisneyLife — a streaming service that served as a take a look at run of types for Disney since its launch again in 2015. However hey, The Mandalorian!
One factor price noting: Don’t count on Disney+ to be precisely the identical world wide. Due to these aforementioned rights/licensing offers that will already be in place world wide, as Disney places it, “Titles might differ by territory.”