Streaming News

RARBG Shutdown is a Major Blow to the Pirate Ecosystem * TorrentFreak


Home > Piracy > Torrent Sites >

The surprise shutdown of torrent site RARBG and its tracker came as a shock to millions of users and the knock-on effects are already being felt elsewhere in the piracy ecosystem. Other torrent sites are seeing a slowdown in fresh content, automated download apps are starting to throw up errors, and many of the largest streaming sites are missing a key source of content.

rarbgPirate sites come and go, often without being noticed by the public at large. That was certainly not the case when RARBG said its goodbyes yesterday.

The popular torrent site had millions of daily users spread across several domain names. This included the flagship .to domain which currently displays a farewell message.

After a brief intermezzo, many users simply began their search for alternatives, perhaps unaware that the effects of RARBG’s shutdown go beyond the site itself, leading to a much broader impact, including on popular ‘alternatives’.

RARBG Releases &…

You can read the full Torrent Freak article here

Related Articles

4anime Shuts Down Abruptly Following Legal Pressure * TorrentFreak

Top Tutorials

Firestick Lite vs Firestick vs Fire Cube – Comparison Guide

Top Tutorials

3rd Gen Amazon Fire TV Cube Review – Could Be Better

Top Tutorials

Leave a Comment