When Disney does something, it does it big, and now the mouse company is presuming that its new service streaming on demand, Disney Plus (+), has exceeded 10 million subscribers just one day after it was released on November 12 in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands, achieving in 24 hours what its competitors have taken months or even years.
Certain technical problems occurred on the day of its launch (problems, by the way, attributed to the huge demand) did not discourage fans, eager to have access to Disney Plus and all its content: about 500 movies and 7,500 episodes of Disney shows , Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and other brands. Some original contents available since launch are, The World According to Jeff Goldblum, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series and a new version of the canine classic Lady and the Tramp. Not to mention 30 seasons of The Simpsons and the movies of the Marvel Universe.
The Mandalorian, a new Star Wars series and one of the most anticipated content, was played more than two million times during the first day.
According to Disney calculations, by 2024 its Disney Plus service will have between 60 and 90 million users worldwide, with two thirds of these outside the United States. Next year the company expects to invest more than $ 1 billion (1,000 million) dollars in original content created especially for this platform.
Shortly before the announcement by Disney, the Apptopia portal had reported that the Disney + application had already been downloaded more than 3.2 million times. The service has a cost of $ 7 dollars per month; a package that also includes ESPN + and Hulu costs $ 13 dollars. If you are interested in knowing more details and information, we have prepared a complete guide about everything you should know about Disney Plus.