While HBO Max is experiencing a decline in user numbers and is still cautious about expanding to other markets of the world, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav said in an earnings call today that by the summer of 2023, there will be a new and new and new platform that will replace both HBO Max and Discovery Plus. announced that a more featured service will be available.
“HBO Max has a competitive edge but has performance and client issues.” Zaslav says Discovery Plus also has very good content and that the new service will come, which will combine the content of HBO Max with the content and technology of Discovery Plus.
Allegedly All Is Well On HBO Max
“We think the new product is going to be great,” Zaslav said after reassuring listeners that the company won’t be in the process of shelving an HBO Max-focused service . said. This news comes after a week of worry for users. Earlier in the week, the company removed Batgirl , a project they had almost completed, from its launch calendar and decided not to air it. Additional HBO Max-exclusive movies have also been removed from the service but can still be purchased or rented. It was reported recently that things were dire for HBO Max and the creative development teams working there.
Zaslav made an effort to allay these fears during the interview and insisted that HBO Max programming was generally good and supported by the company as a whole. In the Q&A part of the interview, Zaslav said that HBO Max has started to become a brand in its own right and is especially related to quality . It is not yet clear what Warner Brothers Discovery will call the new combined service .