Nintendo Co. this week announced a partnership with Hulu Inc. to allow Wii owners to stream content from Hulu Plus.
Beginning this week, Wii owners can subscribe to Hulu Plus at $7.99 per month to stream current-season TV shows like Family Guy, Glee, New Girl, The Office, The Vampire Diaries, and Modern Family.
Children’s content includes Arthur, Wild Kratts, and Dinosaur Train.
“Wii is not only one of the most important entertainment devices in the living room, but one of the most heavily anticipated and requested platforms by users and subscribers,” said Pete Distad, VP of Marketing and Distribution at Hulu.
“Teaming up with Nintendo gives millions of households across the U.S. an immediate way to access some of their favorite current season shows on-demand in their living room through Hulu Plus.”
The Wii holds a global install base of 51 million units.