Disney+ is launching in 42 more countries this summer

Disney+ on an iPhone
Disney+ on an iPhone (Image credit: iMore)

What you need to know

  • Disney+ has announced it is launching in 42 new countries.
  • A further 11 territories are set to get Disney+ this year.
  • Prices and exact launch dates haven't been made available.

One of the world's most loved streaming services, Disney+, is set to be made available to a whole bunch of new potential customers this summer. The streamer has announced that it is launching in 42 new countries and 11 territories this summer.

The news means that people across Europe and elsewhere will soon be able to enjoy shows like The Mandalorian as well as that huge back-catalog of content. Disney+ hasn't said when the service will be made available in individual countries or how much locals can expect to pay, however.

The 42 countries that are going to get Disney+ include Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Bahrain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, North Macedonia, Oman, Palestine, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vatican City, and Yemen.

The 11 new territories include Faroe Islands, French Polynesia, French Southern Territories, St. Pierre and Miquelon Overseas Collective, Åland Islands, Sint Maarten, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, British Indian Ocean Territory, Gibraltar, Pitcairn Islands, and St Helena.

The current Disney+ catalog includes a healthy mix of new releases and the classics that have made Disney what it is today. New shows and movies are coming all the time as well, with fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe certainly not short of things to watch in both show and movie form.

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Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.