Amazing apps for staying entertained

We love using tablets for getting stuff done. But they’re also ideal for downtime, from viewing your favorite episode of Bob’s Burgers to catching – or creating – a game. Here’s a look at some of our favorite entertainment apps for playing, streaming, and more.
Visit greasy spoons & the moon
discovery+ | Stream TV Shows
Discovery Communications LLC
Contains adsIn-app purchases
4.8
357K reviews
10M+
Downloads
Content rating
Teen
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Discover a collection of more than 70,000 episodes from over 2,500 shows, including some of the best science and entertainment series around. Get cozy with big personalities like Guy Fieri and the Gaines, and take a front seat for deep dives into our world with shows like Planet Earth and Frozen Planet.
Tip
Sharing your account? Create up to five unique profiles so you can pick up your latest episode exactly where you left off.
Have a watch party
Rave – Watch Party
Rave Inc.
Contains adsIn-app purchases
4.3
752K reviews
50M+
Downloads
Content rating
Teen
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Tune in to your favorite shows with family and friends around the world thanks to Rave. Stream from platforms like Netflix, Max, and YouTube in public or private virtual gatherings, while chatting by voice and text in real time. You can also join or throw a dance party, and sing along with other attendees.
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If you’re in the same physical space as your friends, gather your devices together for a surround sound effect.
Create your own video game
Bloxels
Pixel Press Technology, LLC
In-app purchases
3.3
5.59K reviews
100K+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone
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Get creative with this video game app that makes you the developer. Using simple, pixelated blocks, you’ll build an interactive world that you can explore yourself and share with others. Designed for both play and use in classrooms, Bloxels makes it easy to create characters, write story lines, design backgrounds, and more.
Tip
Educators have access to plans which include special features and resources for teachers across grade levels.
Watch sports, shows & movies
Sling TV: Live TV + Freestream
Sling TV, L.L.C.
In-app purchases
3.1
92.9K reviews
10M+
Downloads
Content rating
Teen
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Streaming pioneer Sling TV boasts over 400 channels, including news, movies, and live sports from leagues like the NBA, NHL, and NFL. You’ll find shows in 22 different languages, making this a great option for multilingual households.
Tip
Sling comes with up to 50 hours of DVR space for recording your favorite shows, and you can purchase more if needed.
Follow your favorite gamers
Twitch: Live Game Streaming
Twitch Interactive, Inc.
Contains adsIn-app purchases
4.3
5.43M reviews
100M+
Downloads
Content rating
Teen
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You don’t have to be a top-notch gamer to get a lot out of Twitch... but it helps to be an enthusiast. The streaming platform is where fans come to watch others play their favorite video games. You can follow your favorite gamers, interact with other viewers, and even stream yourself leveling up. Top players can earn real-world cash through subscriptions.
Tip
Check out different Twitch categories to watch other types of entertainment including painting and music.