HBO Max Launching Event Reveals Details
Today, October 5th 2021, WarnerMedia proudly presented its plans for expanding its streaming platform in Europe.
With an even on a half-hour and information on price, launches, territories with the initial launch and programming. Besides the event, they also have released a press release. At first, it will be available in 27 countries at the launching date; October 26th.
“HBO Max arrives in Europe with the best movies and TV content from Warner Bros. 100 years of production, along with HBO, Max Originals, DC and Cartoon Network,” said Johannes Larcher, Head of HBO Max International. From Singin ‘in the Rain to The Matrix, Game of Thrones to Mare of Easttown, The Flight Attendant to Gossip Girl, Superman to Joker and Bugs Bunny to Scooby-Doo – we really offer something for everyone in the family and a great viewing experience. Soon, HBO Max has landed in 27 countries in Europe and 67 countries worldwide – and we are not done yet. The goal is 190 countries by 2026. “
The Netherlands, Turkey, Greece, Ice Land, Estland, Latvia and Lithuania in 2022. The streaming service will have brands such as Warner Bros. HBO, DC, Cartoon Network and Max Original, which will be the first time in the Nordics and Europe. Movies screened in theatres will be available on the platform after 45 days, without any additional cost. In the nordic, the price with twenty depending on the currency. For example, the Swedish price will be decreased from 109 SEK to 89 SEK. There will also be a 12-month subscription available for the price of 8 months, at the price of 699 SEK. The platform will also have fresh new functionality, adaptable for a global audience, recommendations and a completely new interface adjustable for each individual.
“We have been entertaining fans in Europe since the first HBO channel was launched in Hungary in 1991, and we have had our own HBO streaming services on the continent for over a decade. HBO Max is a new service that takes everything to a new level with an improved viewing experience and a much broader content, for the whole family, at a very attractive price. We are extremely pleased to launch HBO Max in Europe “, says Christina Sulebakk, General Manager, HBO Max EMEA.
HBO Max will be replacing the current HBO Nordic and other streaming services in Europe at launch, being available for both new and old customers. It will be available to pay through VISA, Mastercard and PayPal.
Source: HBOMax pressrelease