Google has expanded the TV shows availability via Google Play to Japan today. Land of the Rising Sun now joins US and UK as the only countries where Google Play TV shows are currently available.
On the content front, TV shows in Google Play Japan include various local TV series like Hanzawa Naoki, as well as overseas series like Breaking Bad, Heroes, and Glee.
The updated Google Play device client with TV shows section will be rolled-out over the coming days in Japan, Google Japan noted in a blog post.
Price: TV Show rentals per episode cost starting 100 yen ($1.018) and season passes are also available.
Google has also revealed that all the TV content will also be available via YouTube Japan.