The competitive atmosphere just gets tougher for streaming services as a brand new digital platform Facebook Watch walks in. Facebook’s new video on demand service is now beefing up its content game by adding archived shows to its vast entertainment library. 3 television classics including Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Firefly are now available to stream on Facebook Watch. Facebook has signed an agreement with 20th Century Fox. This contract has paved way to the availability of the aforementioned shows on the digital service.
Multiple Groups Can Stream Facebook Watch Content Simultaneously
Every episode of all the seasons of the shows are available to stream on the service from today. These shows are; however, not exclusively available on Facebook Watch. Online viewers can also choose to stream these vintage television giants on Hulu and various other services. Earlier this week Facebook Watch enabled its Watch Party feature for everyone. This now allows groups of people to stream the same content at the same time. This allows more users to tune into the shows at once; hence, allowing for a more lively interaction and healthier social networking.
A New Watching Experience For Loyal Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly, And Angel Fans
Facebook Videos head Fidji Simo mentions in his blog post that the watch party feature will allow the streaming of old classics in a more enjoyable, innovative, and inventive way. Users carrying the same taste can interact via threaded comments. They can live stream and also share their views about their favorite shows. Simo describes this as a whole new experience of digital streaming. The addition of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, and Angel on Facebook Watch gives a platform to ardent communities of the show to interact while streaming their favorite content. It also allows new users to watch the shows for the first time, present their views simultaneously, and also get instant reviews over the content they are about to stream or on their own ideas about the content.
Watch Party Schedules For Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly, And Angel
The watch parties casual of the Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly, and Angel on Facebook what is as follows: Buffy The Vampire Slayer watch party today, November 30th, at 3PM PT / 6PM ET. Angel watch party on Saturday, December 1st, at 12PM PT / 3PM ET. Firefly watch party on Sunday, December 2nd, at 12PM PT / 3PM ET.
Original Content On Facebook Watch
Apart from streaming fan favorites Facebook Watch is also upping its rich library by churning out originals. The streaming service will soon feature a reboot of MTV’s The Real World, a show starring Elizabeth Olsen, and a prank show by Kim Kardashian.