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YouTube renews Cobra Kai for season 3, makes all shows free

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    ainar-g
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    YouTube Originals going free is great news! But I can't help but wonder, if they are giving up on the subscription model too early. Just recently I have been wondering if I should get the...

    YouTube Originals going free is great news! But I can't help but wonder, if they are giving up on the subscription model too early. Just recently I have been wondering if I should get the subscription, and now it makes very little sense to do so.

    4 votes
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      TheInvaderZim
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      Youtube red is definitely worth it for the uninterrupted music on their app, alone. As for the original series though... Yeah, probably not. It kinda blows my mind at how poorly youtube tried to...

      Youtube red is definitely worth it for the uninterrupted music on their app, alone. As for the original series though... Yeah, probably not.

      It kinda blows my mind at how poorly youtube tried to monetize their creators, to be honest. Here they have a platform filled with enough talent to rival hollywood, and they did absolutely fuckall with it.

      4 votes
      1. ainar-g
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        But I don't use their app, so… Definitely agree about the monetization. The musical talent alone is worth a few hundred million if managed correctly.

        But I don't use their app, so…

        Definitely agree about the monetization. The musical talent alone is worth a few hundred million if managed correctly.

        1 vote
  2. tomf
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    Cobra Kai is such a fun show. The writers really figured out how to cash in on nostalgia without simply recreating the old moves again. I’m hoping they can pull at least two more seasons out of...

    Cobra Kai is such a fun show. The writers really figured out how to cash in on nostalgia without simply recreating the old moves again.

    I’m hoping they can pull at least two more seasons out of this, if the plot is heading where I think.

    This last seasons fight choreography was really impressive — especially given the ages of the principal cast. Though, maybe I’m just old...

    2 votes