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    Friday February 6, 2015
  • Netflix Reportedly Developing Live-Action "Legend of Zelda" Series

    WSJ's source is elaborating on the plans, describing idea as "Game of Thrones for a family audience"

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that streaming service Netflix is developing a live-action series based on Nintendo's Legend of Zelda games. While Netflix and Nintendo have not confirmed project, WSJ's source is elaborating on the plans, describing idea as "Game of Thrones for a family audience." More after the jump.

  • Wednesday November 5, 2014
  • "Yu-Gi-Oh!" Season 1 Streams on Netflix

    2003's "The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi" also added

    Netflix has declared “It’s time to duel!" as the first part of the animated Yu-Gi-Oh! has joined the service's streaming library this month. And, if revisionist chambara is more to your liking, Takeshi Kitano's 2003 The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi was also introduced. More after the jump.

  • Thursday December 12, 2013
  • "Knights of Sidonia" Anime To Stream on Netflix - UPDATED

    So far, UK and Ireland have been confirmed

    Looks like Netflix's drive for new content has finally reached anime. The service's UK & Ireland Twitter feed announced "Gauna beware! Mecha sci-fi anime show Knights of Sidonia to hit Netflix immediately after Japanese TV. Summer 2014. " More after the jump.

  • Friday November 8, 2013
  • Marvel and Netflix to Team Up on Four Series

    Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage series will culminate in a Defenders mini-series

    Walt Disney and Netflix have announced a deal for Marvel TV to bring multiple original series of live-action adventures of four of Marvel's properties to Netflix's streaming service 2015. More after the jump.

  • Monday January 14, 2013
  • Cartoon Network Programming to be Offered on Netflix Streaming

    Content will be rolled out starting March 30th

    Netflix has announced that the media distributor has inked a deal with Time Warner that will allow them to stream past seasons of Cartoon Network‘s Adventure TimeBen 10Regular Show and Green Lantern as well as the Adult Swim block's Robot ChickenAqua Teen Hunger ForceThe Boondocks and Children's Hospital. Content will be rolled out starting March 30th. More after the jump.

  • Thursday January 26, 2012
  • Netflix Scraps Game Rental Service

    Even though subscribers are on the rebound

    During that whole Qwikster moment that happened last September/October where Netflix almost became two separate companies, it was announced that they would begin renting videogames as well as DVDs. That no longer appears to be the case. Details after the jump!

  • Saturday October 29, 2011
  • New York Times: How Hulu and Netflix Look at Anime and Niche Content

    FUNimation signs deal to stream 5 more simulcast titles on Hulu

    The New York Times has an article in today's paper which gives some insight into how and why mainstream services such as Hulu and Netflix and cable channels look at anime, as anime such as Naruto: Shippuden appears on the most watched list alongside major TV shows such as Glee. Read on for more tidbits from the article.

  • Sunday October 16, 2011
  • Netflix Streaming Adds "InuYasha" Movies and "Bleach: Memories of Nobody"

    Japanese Live Action Movies Also Added

    On October 15th, Netflix added several hundred Asian movies to their streaming service. Among them was the live action adaptation of Kengo Hanazawa's boxing manga Boys on the Run, Seijun Suzuki's Pistol Opera, Yôjirô Takita's When the Last Sword is Drawn, and, for anime lovers, the four InuYasha movies and Bleach: Memories of Nobody. More details after the jump.

  • Monday October 10, 2011
  • Netflix Drops Qwikster DVD-by-Mail Service

    Company still undetermined about game rentals

    Well, that didn't last long. There was a major customer reaction when Netflix raised the price of its plan that combines online streaming and DVD by mail rental, and that outcry grew louder when Netflix decided to split the mail rentals into a separate service called Qwikster. Now, that service is no more. Story after the jump!