PlayOn on Wii U Gives You Hulu and 100+ Channels

Watch all your favorite online shows and movies with PlayOn on your Wii U

PlayOn brings Hulu (without paying for Hulu Plus!), HBO Go*, CNN, Comedy Central, ESPN and ESPN 3*, Nick, PBS, TLC, Discovery, TBS, BET and over 100+ channels to your Wii U. So, while the native Hulu Plus, Netflix, YouTube and Amazon Instant Video apps that come with the Wii U are great, if you really want to watch lots of stuff on your Wii U – you need PlayOn! Install PlayOn on your PC and turn your Wii U into a video powerhouse! It's no wonder PlayOn was named one of the Top 100 New Innovations by Popular Science Magazine.

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» How to use PlayOn on your Wii U
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PlayOn and Wii U
GET HULU ON YOUR WII U WITHOUT PAYING FOR HULU PLUS
With Playon, you don't need Hulu Plus to watch Hulu. Use your savings for something useful like more games for your Wii U.
WATCH OVER 100 OTHER CHANNELS ON YOUR WII U TOO!
You can watch 100+ more channels on your Wii U, including Hulu, Comedy Central, PBS, HBO Go, TLC, MTV, Food Network and more. You will not be able to watch these channels without PlayOn.
SHARE HOME MOVIES ON YOUR TV
Remember that really funny video on your PC? The one from the zoo? Now you can watch it on your TV. Want to share vacation videos with family over the holidays? PlayOn makes it easy.
THE WII U REMOTE MAKES USING PLAYON EASIER THAN EVER
You can browse PlayOn on the GamePad, no more waggling a Wii remote. Use touchscreen controls to navigate and select videos. You can watch videos on the GamePad or the TV.
Get PlayOn for your Wii U

We love using PlayOn on the Wii U and we think you will too. With PlayOn, you get unlimited access to over 100 web channels filled with movies, shows, music, comedy, documentaries, news, sports, you name it.

PlayOn offers a 30-day risk-free money back guarantee.

Take a look at what Internet channels you can watch with...


Apps on Wii U PlayOn on Wii
Amazon
Instant
YoutTube Hulu HBO Go* A & E ABC Adult Swim Animal
Planet
BET
Netflix* Hulu Plus* Cartoon
Network
CBS CNN Comedy
Central
Cooking Discovery Disney
DIY ESPN* ESPN 3* Fit &
Health
Food
Network
FOX FOX News Fox
Soccer*
GAC
HGTV History ID Lifetime Live
News
Military MLB* MTV My Media
National
Geographic
NBC NFL NHL Nick OWN Pandora PBS PBS Kids
Science Spike Syfy TBS TLC Travel
Channel
TV.com Vevo VH1


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How to use PlayOn on your Wii U

  1. Use your Wii U GamePad to open the internet browser by tapping the blue globe icon at the bottom of the screen (in the middle).
  2. Tap the address bar at the top and browse to: wii.playon.tv
  3. If you can't see the browser on your TV, tap the X button to toggle the TV display back on.
  4. From here you can browse the giant library of video content that PlayOn has to offer. So sit back, relax and enjoy!

Here are some tips for the Wii U:

  • Save PlayOn as a bookmark for easy access in the future. Just press the Y button on the GamePad and tap Add PlayOn. You can edit the bookmark by tapping the arrow to the right of your new PlayOn bookmark. Make sure it points to "wii.playon.tv". You can access your bookmarks by tapping your Mii in the corner or when you view the browser's launch screen (the one with the clock).
  • If you want to use your TV for something else, you can watch the video on the GamePad . Just turn-up the gamepad's speakers and turn-off the TV display by pressing the X button.