Disney+ plans to take down Netflix by merging Hulu and ESPN

August 7, 2019

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Disney is continuing to further strengthen its colossal dominance in the entertainment industry with a new streaming service called Disney+. Whats more, Disney’s new service is slated to cost US $12.99 a month (which is on par with Netflix’s most popular package at US $12.99) As we’ve recently heard from Comic-Con San Diego, Marvel (which is owned by Disney), has big plans this year and the following, bolstering its upcoming streaming service with a long list of Marvel content. This is content that marvel fans will need to consume (as it all ties cleverly into the Marvel Cinematic Universe).

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