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You Can Bundle Showtime & Paramount+ For Just $10/Month

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When CBS All Access was rebranded to Paramount+ earlier this year, ViacomCBS announced that it would offer a bundle for Paramount+ and Showtime. Now, that bundle is finally available. To celebrate the launch of this bundle, you can get it for just $9.99 per month.

There are two bundles available: Paramount+ Essentials and Showtime for $9.99 per month, or Paramount+ Premium Ad-Free Plan and Showtime for $12.99 per month. Of course, the latter offers ad-free, as well as your local CBS affiliate, and the ability to download shows to watch later on.

ViacomCBS is still offering a one-week free trial with these bundles, but only for new Paramount+ customers.

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It’s important to note that this is a special “introductory price” and the price will go up after October 20, 2021. These bundles will normally be $13.99 and $18.99 respectively. As it currently stands, with Paramount+ Essentials, you’re basically getting it for free and only paying for Showtime.

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This could help Showtime land more original content

Showtime has an issue with original content. And that is the fact that it is not investing a whole lot in original content. Whereas Netflix is spending billions of dollars on original content every year. Then there’s HBO MAX which has an entire movie studio – WarnerMedia – behind it. But with this new bundle, it could get more users onto Showtime, and force ViacomCBS to spend more on original content for this premium service.

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Of course, Showtime does also have a ton of great movies that it has licensed, and a bevy of original content. But it doesn’t really stack up to what Netflix, HBO MAX and others offer right now. But, Showtime is pretty similar in price – coming in at $9.99 per month. Fingers crossed that bundling it with Paramount+ will get more eyes on Showtime and thus talk its parent company into investing more in content.

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