An investment of $ 4 billion is expected for HBO MAX, but executives say the service is expected to generate a $ 1 billion profit in 2025 when it plans to have 50 million subscribers.
WarnerMedia yesterday officially launched its new subscription streaming service HBO Max, after opening the pre-orders on May 5th. The service will include Max Originals, in addition to the company’s existing catalog of films and series.
In total, the platform will have 10,000 hours of content, including the entire HBO service; films and TV series from the collection of historical contents of the Warner Bros.; catalog titles from DC, CNN, TNT, TBS, truTV, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Crunchyroll, Rooster Teeth and Looney Tunes Cartoons.
HBO Max: $ 14.99 a month
The service costs $ 14.99 a month. It will be free, however, for people who already have HBO and HBO Now subscriptions with AT&T.
As for content, Max Originals HBO has been one of the most famous and established premium television networks in the USA for years, and has created great shows that have made the history of television.
To name just a few, I Soprano, Westworld, Silicon Valley, Sex and the City, Veep and of course Game of Thrones. In addition, HBO is owned by WarnerMedia, so it has the entire Warner Bros catalog, which includes Friends, The Big Bang Theory, Rick & Morty and tons of films (including all the Batman and Superman films ever released and all the films DC Comics of the last decade).
In Italy when?
It is still unknown when the streaming platform will arrive in our country. WarnerMedia’s plans are to focus on the United States for 2020 and expand its offering to Latin America and some European countries in 2021.
In October 2019, Hbo renewed the agreement with Sky to continue to distribute its contents and make other co-productions at least until 2024. This means that probably the historical catalog and the new Hbo Max productions will also go to Italy on channels. like Sky Atlantic, but also on the streaming of Sky, which today is called Now TV
HBO Max: $ 4 billion investment
The US company wants over 30 million HBO subscribers (in the United States) to convert to HBO Max subscribers. But to achieve this, it must face both competition from Netflix, which already has tens of millions of U.S. subscribers, both new competitors like Apple +is Disney+.
AT & T is WarnerMedia have stated that a $ 4 billion investment is expected for HBO MAX, but executives say the service is expected to generate a $ 1 billion profit in 2025 when it plans to have 50 million subscribers.