Quibi has posted the primary full episodes of three of its authentic collection — Most Dangerous Game, The Stranger, and Dummy — to observe without spending a dime on YouTube for anybody seeking to check out the brand new mobile-focused streaming service earlier than signing up, through CNET.
The timing isn’t a coincidence: right this moment can be the final day that prospects can join Quibi and obtain the total 90-day trial. Beginning on Could 1st, any new sign-ups will get two weeks free. So if these previews curiosity you, you’ll need to join right this moment.
It’s price mentioning that posting the total first episode of a Quibi present is a much less dramatic proposition than posting a conventional TV present to YouTube. In any case, given the shortform nature of the service, every of those full episodes is below 10 minutes.
The three episodes additionally mark the primary time that Quibi content material has been obtainable to observe on one thing aside from a cellular gadget, though CEO Meg Whitman has stated that the corporate is working to fast-track choices for casting to a TV sooner or later. As such, the three episodes have every truly be posted twice: as soon as in horizontal format and as soon as in a vertical aspect ratio, though you clearly received’t be capable to seamlessly swap between them like you possibly can on the cellular app.
(Disclosure: Vox Media is partnered with Quibi on two exhibits, and there are discussions for a Verge present sooner or later.)