Today we have some sad news to share with users of Hulu on Nintendo Wii U. The version of Hulu on Nintendo Wii U will unfortunately be ending support on February 20th 2019.
Netflix has sent out an email to their customers informing them that the Netflix app on Wii will cease after January 31, 2019.
Hulu for Nintendo Switch will be serving up 60fps Live TV for some of the channels. As the online streaming service starts its first phase in rolling out 60fps on Live TV, some channels on the Nintendo Switch will enjoy the high frame rate broadcast.
While we are getting mixed responses from Netflix, Hulu seemed to be more open to sharing their experiences on the Nintendo Switch. Having been released since last year, Hulu was the first video streaming app to make it to the Switch
For those of you who are into the Sonic Boom cartoon, Season 2 has started streaming on Hulu in the United States.
During a recent IGN podcast, Julian Eggebrecht, the President of Factor 5 who also happens to be the Vice President of tech at Hulu, gave an explanation on why Hulu wasn’t available the day the Nintendo Switch launched.
Video on demand service Hulu has finally launched on the US Switch eShop today. It’s now available to download for free, but access to videos requires a paid subscription.
UPDATE: Now available on the US eShop.