This Week On SHIELD - March 9, 2017

By William O'Neal - Thu, Mar 9, 2017

This Week on SHIELD, we’re excited about the game, Marvel Heroes 2016 on GeForce NOW, Sling TV which now boasts more live, local sports than ever, the Academy Award winning “Moonlight” streaming on Amazon Video, Google Play Movies & TV, and Vudu, and “The Americans” on FXNOW.

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

Game: Marvel Heroes 2016 on GeForce NOW

We are extremely excited this week to bring Marvel Heroes 2016 to SHIELD. This is the first massively multiplayer online game to be released on GeForce NOW, and it’s free for all members to enjoy. So grab your SHIELD controller and live out your ultimate super hero fantasy!

Sling TV (now with more live, local sports)

App: Sling TV (now with more live, local sports)

It used to be that live, local sports was the exclusive domain of the cable and satellite companies. Not anymore! In addition to PlayStation Vue, Sling TV is now airing live, local sports in select regions. Sling TV offers two levels of service, Sling orange ($20 / month) and Sling Blue ($25 / month). Your best bet is to head over to Sling’s web site to figure out which plan offers the live, local sports in your area.

Movie: “Moonlight” streaming on Amazon Video, Google Play Movies & TV, and Vudu

Directed by Barry Jenkins, “Moonlight”is the award-winning film based on the previously unpublished play “In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue.” The movie follows three stages in the life of a young man as he struggles with the difficulties he faces with his own sexuality and identity. “Moonlight” is currently streaming on Amazon Video, Google Play Movies & TV, and Vudu.

TV show: “The Americans” on FXNOW

Set during the height of the Cold War in the 1980s, “The Americans” is the story of KGB agents Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and Philip Jennings (Matthew Rhys) who pose as an American married couple in a northern Virginia suburb of Washington, D.C. This get interesting as their neighbor Stan Beeman (Noah Emmerich), is an FBI counterintelligence agent. Season 5 of “The Americans” can be streamed on FXNOW.

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 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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