Did you know that the German streaming service RTL Plus offers the so-called couch party? This means you can stream the content of the service together with your friends – even if they live somewhere else. Here you can find out how RTL Plus couch party works and where it is available.
RTL Plus Couch Party: Here they are
The RTL Plus Couchparty is currently still in the test phase. Therefore, you can only use it on the website for now. This means: As long as it is in the beta phase, you can only use it via your desktop browser or mobile browser.
To create a couch party you must have RTL Plus Premium or Premium Duo. Then you proceed as follows:
- Log in with your data in your Premium/Premium Duo account.
- Navigate to the series, show, or movie you want to watch.
- Click on the Couch Party icon.
- A couch party pop-up opens with a link. copy him.
- Share the copied link with your friends. This can be done with WhatsApp, e-mail and Co.
- Click on “Couch Party” and then on “Enter Room”.
- Wait for your friends to appear in the participation list.
- Now click play and you can stream together.
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Here’s how to join the couch party
Even if you want to take part in an RTL couch party, you must have a Premium or Premium Duo membership. If you’ve been invited, do the following:
- Log in to Premium/Premium Duo with your data.
- Go to the couch party link sent to you by someone you trust.
- Click on “Enter Room”.
- If the player does not start automatically, click on “Play”.
- Now you will get a message saying who can start the couch party.
- Wait for the person who created the couch party to click play.
You have to take that into account
A maximum of ten people can take part in an RTL Plus couch party. Only the person who created it can pause or rewind the stream. You can recognize who is the host by a play icon next to the name. If the person leaves the party, another person is randomly chosen as the host.
No chat option is available yet. Apparently they should be available at RTL Plus Couchparty in the future.
Did you know that RTL not only offers films, series and programs? There are also RTL games that you can play for free and without registering.