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With nearly 150 million subscribers around the world, Netflix has a commanding lead in the streaming wars. But it’s also facing heavy competition from deep-pocketed conglomerates like Disney, Apple, and AT&T, and an ongoing wave of narrow, targeted streaming sites like CBS All Access and DC Universe, which can draw on popular existing franchises for original content. As fewer companies are willing to license out their films and shows to other streaming sites, Netflix is pouring billions of dollars annually into its own original content. Follow along with The Verge as we look at Netflix’s new films and shows, its evolving strategies against new entrants in the market, and how it’s leveraging its technological and marketing lead.

Netflix’s newest game is a Hearthstone-style card battler

Netflix’s beautiful Cuphead show gets a new trailer and a February release date

Netflix raises prices on all plans in US

Netflix’s The House is an unsettling anthology wrapped in cozy stop-motion

A collection of three stories each exploring a different kind of terror

A Scott Pilgrim anime adaptation is reportedly in development for Netflix

Netflix memo encourages recruiters to avoid talking about Dave Chappelle

New trailers: The Northman, Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber, The Silent Sea, and more

11 great shows from 2021 to stream on Netflix

A handy guide for finding the best stuff released this year

Watch the first trailer for The Witcher: Blood Origin on Netflix

Could a Witcher-style multiverse really exist? We asked a physicist

The House is a creepy stop-motion anthology coming to Netflix in January

Netflix is making a live-action Mega Man movie

Meet the real NASA scientist behind Netflix’s Don’t Look Up

The Witcher season 2 gets a little too serious on its quest to answer some big questions

Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop is canceled

Don’t Look Up is an absurdist mirror of our reality — before it just becomes a regular mirror

Once you’re done with Arcane, play this League of Legends RPG

Ruined King is great way to explore Runeterra

Netflix is turning viral Thanksgiving Mom tweet into a movie

Why Red Notice was able to beat Bird Box as Netflix’s biggest movie debut ever

Netflix’s genre slate for 2022 includes The Sandman and The Witcher: Blood Origin

The newest game on Netflix is actually an old game

Spotify’s Netflix hub includes some exclusive audio extras

New trailers: The Expanse, Ozark, Encounter, and more

How Reddit helped keep the Cowboy Bebop community alive 

How Cowboy Bebop’s jazz-infused sci-fi mirrors Afrofuturism

A look under the hood of the most successful streaming service on the planet

Why Netflix doesn’t crash and burn like its competitors so frequently do

Star Trek: Discovery is leaving Netflix tonight before heading to Paramount Plus

Netflix launches new website for reporting its Top 10 titles

This stream has:

Cowboy Bebop: everything you need to know about Netflix’s live-action adaptation

Netflix’s Avatar is being shot on a Mandalorian-style virtual stage

Beyond Bebop: a guide to the works of Shinichiro Watanabe

The soundtrack for Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop hits streaming platforms on November 19th