April 18, 2024

Sony introduced on Monday that it might take away all Discovery content material, together with reveals like “MythBusters” and “Deadliest Catch,” from consumer libraries, even when they’d been bought on the PlayStation Retailer.

The corporate, which owns and operates PlayStation sport consoles, stated in a quick assertion that the Discovery reveals can be deleted on Dec. 31, attributing the choice to “our content material licensing preparations with content material suppliers.”

The transfer got here as Warner Bros. Discovery, which owns Discovery content material, is in search of so as to add extra subscribers to its Max and Discovery+ streaming providers, in competitors with others like Netflix and Disney+.

Customers also can stream and purchase content material on the PlayStation.

Greater than 1,200 purchasable titles shall be faraway from the PlayStation retailer, Forbes reported, together with “Cake Boss,” which adopted the adventures of a family-owned bakery in New Jersey for over a decade, and “American Chopper,” a actuality collection concerning the hotheaded homeowners of the Orange County Choppers motorbike storage.