Fox Nation Announces Official Launch Date

Fox News’ OTT platform will be available for $5.99 per month

Last Updated: October 25, 2018 @ 8:21 AM

Fox News has set the debut date for its new on-demand subscription-based service, Fox Nation, John Finley, senior vice president of development & production, announced Thursday. The OTT platform will be available starting Tuesday, Nov. 27.

The service will be priced at $5.99 a month or $64.99 per year.

“We are incredibly excited to bring our viewers exclusive access, content and experiences from our FOX News stars at an attainable price,” Finley said. “In an on demand era of viewers watching content wherever and whenever they want, FOX Nation will complement and enhance our powerhouse FOX News programming for the loyal superfans who want to remain connected to our signature platforms.”

Prior to the service’s launch, Fox News will open a pre-sale process for Fox Nation on Sunday, Oct. 28, via the “FOX Nation Founders Program.”

Per Fox News, “The exclusive pre-sale program will offer four limited edition packages, providing elite merchandise for early subscribers. Additionally, for every fan signing up for the service on Veterans Day (November 11), FOX Nation will donate $5 to the charity Folds of Honor, which provides educational scholarships to the children and spouses of fallen and disabled service members.”

On Sunday, Fox News will air “FOX Nation First Look” at 8 p.m. ET/PT, a special in which Fox Nation stars will give a sneak peek at their offerings on the new platform, including “The Five” co-host and “Watters World” host, Jesse Watters; “First Thoughts & Final Thoughts” host Tomi Lahren; “Fox & Friends Weekend” co-host Pete Hegseth; and co-hosts of “Fox Nation’s Un-PC,” Britt McHenry and Tyrus. The telecast will tape in front of an audience of “FNC super fans” in San Diego.

Price points and details for the Founders Program are listed below.

FOX Nation Founding Member Tier 1

Offering members a one-year subscription along with a FOX Nation Founder Challenge Coin

Cost: $60

FOX Nation Founding Member Tier 2

Offering members a two-year subscription along with a Founder Challenge Coin and FOX Nation Founder hat

Cost: $130

FOX Nation Founding Member Tier 3

Offering members a three-year subscription along with a Founder Challenge Coin, a Founder hat, a pair of engraved FOX Nation Founder Rocks Glasses and a FOX Nation Founder medal, all delivered in a deluxe gift box.

Cost: $280

FOX Nation Founding Member Tier 4

Offering members a three-year subscription, all the items in the aforementioned Founder deluxe gift box, as well as a customized FOX Nation Founder Tactical Watch.

Cost: $1,200