PlayStation 4 app line-up at launch includes Redbox, Hulu Plus, more

Thursday, 7th November 2013 13:22 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Sony has announced a line-up of PlayStation 4 apps that will be available through the PlayStation Store in North America, beginning November 15.

In addition to Sony’s Music Unlimited and Video Unlimited, there will be a variety of digital services available starting at launch.

Entertainment apps available on November 15 include:

  • Amazon Instant Video
  • Crackle— A multi-platform television network delivering original series, movies and television programs in a variety of genres.
  • Crunchyroll— Watch the latest and best selection of Anime right from Japan up to one-hour after broadcast.
  • EPIX — Authenticated subscribers on the PS4 system can instantly access and stream more than 3,000 titles on-demand.
  • Hulu Plus
  • NBA Game Time
  • Netflix
  • NHL GameCenter LIVE — Instantly stream live out-of-market games in HD quality with your NHL GameCenter LIVE subscription.
  • Redbox Instant by Verizon—Subscribers can stream from a library of hit movies on the PS4 system and receive 4 DVD or Blu-Ray rental nights every month for new releases at the Redbox kiosk. Everyone can purchase and rent the latest movies on-demand.
  • VUDU— Watch the largest selection of HD movies and TV shows and stream new releases before they’re available on DVD, or build a collection of favorites without ever paying for a subscription.
  • YuppTV— YuppTV offers over 150 Indian TV channels Live and on demand, including a selection of over 600 Movies to watch anytime, anywhere.

The system launches next Friday in North America and on November 29 in Europe.



  1. Pytox

    and are they locked behind the paywall?

    #1 1 year ago
  2. Silent Killer01

    And you don’t need PlayStation Plus to use them. :)

    @1 no, they announces it during the Sony press conference at E3.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Zeronohero

    @1 no paywall. I believe one if those apps did say they needed the ps3 to be authenticated. But all the others are gtg without plus.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. Pytox

    ah cool that’s a plus compared to xbl :P

    #4 1 year ago
  5. TheBlackHole

    All of which are useless for European owners.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. gomersoul

    So what about BBC, itv, 4od, 5od, vidzone, now tv? Or will UK apps be announced later?

    #6 1 year ago
  7. Dragon

    ^This is the US lineup, eu one will probably is announced separately.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. TrickyAudio

    Netflix at launch, and I’m sorted.

    Hopefully YouTube will be added sooner rather than later. Don’t wanna use the browser again.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. Djoenz

    NetFlix in the Netherlands is shit. library is abysmall.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Animeboy413

    PS4 is a game machine LOL

    #10 1 year ago
  11. Obernox

    Love my Netflix+Hulu combo. Don’t even remember the last time i had cable… 2-3 years perhaps? Oh well :)

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Deadpoolfan

    I guess that means STILL no HBOGo. How long is it going to take them to get it? I’ve been waiting forever.

    #12 1 year ago
  13. Phoenixblight


    That is not Sony’s fault. HBO GO or whoever creates it has to make an app for the PS3 and 4 and for whatever reason they haven’t. They still haven’t made it work with Chromecast which works with a majority of streaming services.

    #13 1 year ago

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