Netflix offering First Episode for Free without Subscription
To attract as many viewers as possible the Premium OTT Brand Netflix is now offering the first episode of its latest original series ‘Bard of Blood’ for free for a limited period of time without any sign-up or registration to everyone in India.
The first episode of ‘Bard of Blood’ is available to stream on Desktop and Android Devices for free through Netflix homepage. iOS is not supported yet, those users have to generate a link by entering their email address and watch it on supported devices.
‘Bard of Blood’ is a spy thriller co-produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment casting Emraan Hashmi, Vineet Kumar Singh and Sobhita Dhulipala. The series is based on a four-year-old espionage novel of the same name by Bilal Siddiqui.
With this move, Netflix is expecting to hook up the viewers in a thrilling story of spy Kabir Anand. The company said that they may consider this free preview to be available for other movies and series also in future.
India has become a sweet spot for OTT platforms due to its very cheap data prices and rapid expansion of High-Speed Broadband connection. This resulted in intense competition which is always beneficial for consumers. OTT Companies want to expand their empire to such a lucrative market of 1.34 Billion people where data usage is highest in the world.