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Paramount+ Fumbles During Super Bowl Viewing: What You Need to Know and Alternative Streaming Options

Prepare for Super Bowl LVIII Streaming Issues on Paramount+

Many viewers gearing up to ⁢watch the Super Bowl on Paramount+ may ‍encounter unexpected difficulties. Reports have‌ surfaced of problems with the streaming service just hours before‌ the anticipated ​kickoff in 2024. Some users have faced complete crashes of ​the Super Bowl feed on the ⁣platform, rendering it inaccessible.

Glitches and Error Messages

Numerous users took⁤ to ⁤Twitter to express ⁣their frustration with Paramount+ as they encountered various ​error messages and ‍playback issues. ⁢One user shared a screenshot showing ⁢the message “Sorry,⁤ this‍ video is‍ currently unavailable,” highlighting the streaming⁣ platform’s instability. Another user reported a different error message ⁤stating, “Unfortunately, an ⁣error occurred⁤ during playback,” indicating​ a widespread technical hiccup. Additionally,‍ viewers have seen an “OOPS! We’re having some trouble playing this video,” error along with error code ⁣3002, prompting them to check their‌ internet connection or ‌router.

Technical⁤ Challenges and Outages

Even prominent figures like ⁣Erik Hall from ⁤Mashable have experienced ⁢repeated crashes with Paramount+⁣ during their Super Bowl preparations. The ‍disruption from Paramount+ downtime has become a‍ prevalent concern, ⁢as indicated by ‍DownDetector’s spike⁢ in outage reports. Users have ⁤noted that while the feed may return after a quick refresh, ⁣there’s no guarantee it won’t crash again​ shortly thereafter.

Explore Backup Options

To avoid missing ‌out on the Super Bowl action, consider having backup plans in place if Paramount+ continues to falter. Utilize a ⁣TV antennae⁣ to watch the game for free on ⁢CBS or subscribe to⁢ live TV streaming services like YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, DirecTV Stream, or Fubo, ‍all of which offer CBS in their‌ packages. ‌While these alternatives may come⁤ at a monthly cost ranging from $70 to $80, ensuring a seamless ⁤viewing experience‌ for the big game may justify​ the investment. Stay‌ prepared and explore ​alternative‌ streaming options to ensure you don’t miss a moment of the Super Bowl⁢ excitement.

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