MetroGoldwynMayer (MGM) has partnered with VRV, a video aggregation service bringing together the best of anime, animation, gaming, fantasy, and sci-fi, to bring Stargate Command to more fans than ever before. Beginning today, March 15th, VRV Select, the platform’s curated house channel, will provide the full Stargate Command experience in the U.S., housing all of the service’s premium content after a window of exclusivity on the Command platform. Additionally,this summer, MGM will make the new feature-length cut of Stargate Origins available for sale on digital storefronts with local language versions available in select markets worldwide.
Through the VRV partnership, fans will now have the opportunity to watch Stargate Command All-Access video content, including Stargate Origins, on more devices than ever before. VRV is available on the web, iOS and Android devices as well as Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV, XBOX One, PS4, Chromecast and newer Roku devices. Along with Stargate Command content, users have the ability to explore and experience other fan-centric entertainment on VRV in one unified environment, with content from a large collection of premium SVOD channels including Crunchyroll, Funimation, DramaFever, Rooster Teeth, and Shudder, alongside VRV Select.VRVis available for a $9.99 monthly subscription. Stargate Command All-Access will continue to provide members a window of exclusivity for newly released content, as VRV will air episodes of Stargate Originsno earlier than 30 days after each episode appears on Stargate Command.
“We are honored to partner with MGM to bring Stargate, one the most beloved sci-fi franchises of all-time, to VRV,” said Eric Berman, Head of Business Development & Partnerships. “Together, we can now offer the fandom access to their favorite content across mobile and living room devices through the VRV app, which as of today, is now available on Apple TV.”
Additionally, MGM also announced a new feature-length cut of Stargate Origins that will be available to own in SD, HD, and 4K for $19.99 in the U.S. and will be available at comparable pricing in such international markets as France, Italy, Japan, Spain, Latin America this summer. This feature length cut of Stargate Origins will provide fans with a unique long-form experience and will be translated into 12 languages.This new feature-cut is the first Stargate content to be released in true 4K, bringing the visual richness of this format to the Origins story and will be freely available to All-Access Members to download with a digital code when it becomes available on digital platforms.
Since its inception, Stargate Command All-Access has provided unprecedented access and value to fans of the Stargate franchise. Pre-sale members enjoyed a limited edition t-shirt and approximately nine months of unlimited access to the Stargate library, including early access to Stargate Origins. This value continues to grow with the addition of the special VRV offer in addition to the free download of the new Stargate Origins feature cut. Stargate Command will continue to offer a rich editorial experience and destination for the franchise’s community even after the expiration of the initial All-Access Pass.