IF you have a Netflix subscription you may be missing out on some fun features without realising.
From hidden games to Netflix parties, here’s some tips to make the most out of your Netflix account.
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Netflix hidden games
Netflix has a series of games that you can access via the Android or iOS app.
Open your app and type “games” into the search tool.
You should notice a selection of games pop up.
There’s even a Stranger Things 3 game.
Click the game you want to play and click “Get Game” to install it.
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How to host a long distance Netflix viewing party
This tip is great for watching your favourite Netflix shows at the exact same time as your friends or family even if they’re not in your household.
Netflix Party is a handy Google Chrome extension that allows you to watch Netflix with anyone.
Once you have downloaded the extension you can create a shareable link, which all your friends can click on for the same time viewing experience.
Netflix Party even comes with a chat feature so you can easily discuss what’s happening.
Play Netflix roulette if you’re feeling indecisive
If you’re struggling to find something to watch on Netflix, a “random” button may be the answer.
An online tool called Netflix Roulette picks out a show or movie so you don’t have to.
It even lets you filter by genre and IMDB rating to help hone your searches.
You can even add other streaming services like Amazon Prime Video to search through all your viewing options in one place.
You can find the Netflix Roulette wheel here.
Netflix secret codes
There are a selection of codes you can type into the Netflix search bar that will bring up ‘hidden categories’.
Anime fans will be pleased to know code “7424” does still bring up lots of Anime content.
You may see different codes suggested online but Netflix changes codes regularly so some of them may no longer work.
If you type in the code “47465” into your Netflix search bar, you will see some ‘classic Westerns’ pop up.
The code “48744” should bring up classic war movies.
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