Review: Disney+ Immediately Establishes Itself as an Essential Streaming Platform

Star Wars series The Mandalorian is promising, but the library alone is worth $7 a month

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The Mandalorian and Forky Asks a Question are among the early standouts of Disney+'s original offerings. Disney+

Last spring, Disney claimed an early victory over Apple in the looming streaming wars by unveiling its upcoming Disney+ OTT service at an event that succeeded in all the ways that Apple’s own presentation for Apple TV+ had failed just weeks earlier.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.