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This Week On SHIELD - December 1, 2016

By William O'Neal - Thu, Dec 1, 2016

This Week on SHIELD, we’re This week, we’re showcasing Tomb Raider: Anniversary on GeForce NOW, the Netflix for SHIELD tablet app, the “Warcraft” movie on Fandango Now and Vudu, and the TV show, “Party Down” on STARZ and Hulu.

Of course, we also want to know what’s on YOUR SHIELD, so hit us up on Twitter with the hashtag #twos and let us know what you’re rocking this week and maybe we’ll show you some love the following week.


Game: Tomb Raider: Anniversary on GeForce NOW

Today, for the first time on SHIELD, you can experience the game that launched a franchise: Tomb Raider: Anniversary has been added to the GeForce NOW game library and is free for all members to enjoy. Tomb Raider debuted way back in 1996, but don’t worry, this isn’t a straight port with “nostalgic” graphics. Tomb Raider: Anniversary is actually a complete reimagining of the original title that was remade in an improved version of the game engine used for Tomb Raider: Legend.


SHIELD tablet and SHIELD tablet K1 users can now download movies and shows for offline viewing

App: Netflix for SHIELD tablet and SHIELD tablet K1

Netflix today released an update to their mobile app that now allows SHIELD tablet and SHIELD tablet K1 users to download movies and shows for offline viewing. Available worldwide, the new feature gives SHIELD tablet users the flexibility to either stream or download many of their favorite shows and movies. To use the new feature you’ll first have to update your current Netflix installation. Head over to the Google Play store, search for Netflix and hit “Update.” Once the update is complete, when you launch Netflix, you’ll be met with a screen announcing the new “Download & Go” feature.


TV show: “Party Down” on Hulu and STARZ

”Party Down” is the story of six wannabe actors who work for a high-end catering company while waiting for their big break to happen. Every hilarious episode revolves around a different event that the six are working: from a porn awards after party to a senior singles mixer. Boasting stars like Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Jane Lynch, and Kevin Hart, you can stream “Party Down” on Hulu and STARZ.


Movie: “Warcraft” on Fandango Now and Vudu

Based on Blizzard’s insanely popular video game series of the same name, “Warcraft” is the epic story of two worlds colliding. After the orc shaman Gul'dan opens a portal to the human realm, he sets the stage for a battle between two races as King Llane and the mighty warrior Anduin Lothar unite to protect Azeroth from the impending invasion. “Warcraft” is currently available on Fandango Now and Vudu.


Each week we ask you, the NVIDIA SHIELD community, "What's on your SHIELD this week?" Here are a few of our favorites:


If you don’t already own an NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV, run out and grab one today. And while you’re at it, make sure to talk to us on Twitter about your week. We might just quote you in next week’s installment.

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