Disney have a new app called DisneyLife available from the App Store and Google Play devices as well as the Amazon store. It’s free to download then €6.99 a month. similar to Netflix. You then get a multi-user account to watch hundreds of Disney movies, tv shows and soundtracks that you can enjoy anytime and anywhere! There is also live streaming from Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD. All the details & features are below.
Our favourite feature of the DisneyLife app here at Parenting Hacks Ireland is the Read & Listen story feature with over 250 books
DisneyLife App Highlights
The home to over 400 movies, DisneyLife is the perfect companion for family movie nights, offering an unparalleled selection of Disney animations – including Frozen, Tangled, Big Hero 6, The Jungle Book and Sleeping Beauty, live action movies such as Mary Poppins, Alice in Wonderland and Enchanted; as well as Disney•Pixar favourites including Toy Story and its two sequels, Monsters, Inc., Cars, WALL-E and more.
Turn the school run into the ultimate Disney sing-a-long and choose from over 7,000 tracks on DisneyLife. Bestselling soundtracks featured include Descendants, Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, Frozen, Beauty and the Beast and High School Musical; as well as hit albums from stars like Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, R5 and Hillary Duff.
Kids’ TV Box sets
Catch-up on your favourite Disney Channels TV box sets, with over 5,000 episodes available in one place: from Sofia the First, the story of an adventurous princess in training; to Doc McStuffins, who fixes broken toys in her playhouse clinic; Henry Hugglemonster, the spirited five-year-old middle child in a family of monsters, as well as The Lion Guard and global hit Jessie.
Enjoy Disney’s magical storytelling with over 250 enchanting stories at launch. Available as audio and ebooks, there is a built-in read-along function for younger children, staged reading for kids of different ages, and reading adventures for more experienced readers. Perfect for bedtime stories with mum and dad, the whole family can follow their favourite characters from Frozen, Winnie the Pooh, Monsters, Inc. and Cars on new adventures.
DisneyLife App Features
Personalisation at its heart
DisneyLife allows you to create up to six profiles per membership, to use across 10 different devices. Every member of the family can start exploring as Elsa, Nemo, Woody, Snow White, or of course Mickey Mouse. As you and your family use DisneyLife more, the service recommends more stories, based on what you have enjoyed listening, reading and watching to date.
With unlimited downloads your favourite movies, TV shows, music and books can travel with you in the most needed moments.
Entertainment stays around on DisneyLife
Once a movie, TV show, book or song joins DisneyLife it never leaves, so you can always rely on your favourites being available.
Flexible features built around your family’s needs
Download when you’re online in Ireland to keep watching, reading and singing wherever you are – perfect for train journeys or a long wait at the airport. You can also enjoy your favourite movies, books and kids TV series in up to five languages – English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
DisneyLife has built-in controls that allow parents to personalise their children’s use of the service, offering time limits on children’s profiles for weekdays and weekends.
Available today on mobile, tablet and TV
Visit www.DisneyLife.com to start your one week free trial and continue your membership for €6.99 a month after your free trial ends. There’s no annual contract so members may cancel at any time.
Commenting on the launch, Chiara Cipriani, general manager, DisneyLife EMEA, said:
“DisneyLife offers the chance to discover Disney in a way you have never been able to before. Placing characters and stories at the centre, we have opened the gates to the Castle and created this service with families and fans in mind, allowing them to explore Disney all in one place. Building on our UK launch at the end of 2015, we are delighted that DisneyLife Ireland is making Disney entertainment available to Irish fans in new ways.”