This Week On SHIELD - July 28, 2016

By William O'Neal - Thu, Jul 28, 2016

This Week on SHIELD we’re showcasing The Economist Films app, Coffin Dodgers available on GeForce NOW, "The Night Of" streaming on HBO NOW, and "Inside out" streaming on Starz.

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.

The Economist Films app is a short series of documentaries

App: The Economist Films (Free)

The Economist Films is a series of short, documentaries the goal of which is to examine global themes. Each one combines analysis, on-the-ground reporting and humor to capture the essence of The Economist magazine. Individual series cover everything from pioneering new approaches to persistent social problems in “Global Compass” to people doing jobs of the future today in “Future Works.” “Passport” is described as a travel series for the intellectually and culturally curious while “The Disruptors” explores how major industries are currently being disrupted.

Game: Coffin Dodgers available on GeForce NOW

Think you’ve seen and done it all when it comes to arcade racing games? Think again! Coffin Dodgers is available for all GeForce NOW members to play on SHIELD. And we can pretty much guarantee you’ve never seen a game quite like it! Take Mario Kart and put in a retirement community setting and replace the karts with scooters and opponents with The Grim Reaper and his army of scooter-racing zombies and you have Coffin Dodgers.

TV show: "The Night Of" streaming on HBO NOW

Starring John Turturro, “The Night Of” is based on the BBC series "Criminal Justice." Described as an eight-part “mini-series,” this HBO original follows the story of Pakistani-American college student Nasir "Naz" Khan who, after a night with a mysterious young woman ends horrifically, finds himself in New York’s Rikers Island as he awaits trial for the murder. "The Night Of" is currently available on HBO NOW.

Movie: "Inside out" streaming on Starz

"Inside out" is the story of Riley, a happy, hockey-loving 11-year-old from the Midwest. After her family moves to San Francisco her world is turned upside and Riley's emotions, led by Joy (Amy Poehler), are soon challenged by Sadness (Phyllis Smith). Joy and Sadness eventually take a back seat to more the more disturbing emotions, Anger (Lewis Black), Fear (Bill Hader) and Disgust (Mindy Kaling). "Inside out" is currently streaming on Starz.

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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