Top XBMC Plugins – XBMC Addons

Give that HTPC a boost with these XBMC Plugins and Add-ons!

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XBMC Plugins or XBMC Addons are a quick and easy way to power up your home theater pc. Here’s a comprehensive list of some great XBMC Plugins. These addons give you a ton of options on obtaining some kickass content. Taking advantage of these great community created addons might one day give you the ability to cut the cord and slash that cable bill by streaming all content to XBMC.

Please keep in mind that all third-party xbmc plugins or xbmc addons are not officially support by Team XBMC.  With that said, any bug reports or help inquires can be posted on the XBMC Plugins / XBMC Addons Python Support and Help Forum. Keep in mind that most plugins work by processing HTML from the content originators website. Any small changes to the website can cause these addons to stop functioning. Browse the download link to make sure you’re downloading the latest version.

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The following list is organized into 5 categories:

  • Video
  • Video (Adult Content)
  • Music
  • Picture
  • Program

Video – XBMC Plugins and XBMC Addons

Name: Academic Earth Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=48270
Description: Free video lectures from the world’s top scholars

Name:  ArtePLUS7 Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?p=337304
Description: Watch video available from plus7.arte.tv

Name:  Apple Movie Trailers II Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=33693
Description: Stream the latest Apple Movie Trailers directly through XBMC

Name:  CBS XBMC Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=43512
Description: Stream  CBS TV in up to 1080p quality

Name:  Family Guy Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=49422
Description: Stream all seasons of Family Guy with this XBMC Addon

Name:  GameSpot Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=47393
Description: Stream Video content from GameSpot.com

Name:  GameTrailers Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=49246
Description: Steam Video content from GameTrailers.com

Name:  G4TV Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=43556
Description:  Videos and Podcasts from G4 Tech TV

Name:  Games On Net Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=54091
Description: Video XBMC Addon to stream content from Games On Net

Name:  HGTV Plugin – Home & Garden Television
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=55163
Description: Streams video content from Home & Garden Television

Name:  MTV Networks XBMC Addon
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=47349
Description: Video plugin for music videos from MTV Networks

Name:  NBC Universal Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=47113
Description: Stream video content for NBC, USA, Sci-FI TV networks

Name:  NBA.com Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=42321
Description: Watch NBA game highlights from XBMC

Name:  NFL Network Highlights
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=43330
Description: Watch NFL game highlights from XBMC

Name:  National Geographic Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=45132
Description: Indexes videos from National Geographic. Watch Creaser Millan all day.

Name:  PseudoTV
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=90738
Description:  Channel-surfing for XMBC – Define your own channels

Name:  OpenSubtitles Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=49749
Description:  Plugin to download subtitles from OpenSubtitles.org

Name:  VideoMonkey Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=34666
Description: Plugin catches videos from a number of video streaming websites

Name:  X Sopcast Plugin
Type: Video
Forum/Download: http://code.google.com/p/xbox-remote/wiki/XSopcast
Description: Watch videos from Sopcast channels

Video (Adult Content) – XBMC Plugins and XBMC Addons

Name:  TUBE8 Video Plugin
Type: Video (Adult Content)
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=33497
Description: Stream adult video content from TUBE8.com

Name:  VideoDevil Video Plugin
Type: Video (Adult Content)
Forum/Download: http://code.google.com/p/xbmc-addons/source/browse/trunk/plugins/video/VideoDevil/?r=1395
Description: Stream adult video content from VideoDevil.com

Name:  XVideos Video Plugin
Type: Video (Adult Content)
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=52263
Description: Stream adult video content from XVideos.com

Music – XBMC Plugins and XBMC Addons

Name:  Pandora Radio XBMC Music Addon
Type: Music
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=70471
Description: Stream Pandora internet radio from XBMC

Picture – XBMC Plugins and XBMC Addons

Name:  Comics.com Plugin
Type: Picture
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=61177
Description: Stream picture comic strips from Comics.com

Program – XBMC Plugins and XBMC Addons

Name: GoogleReader Plugin
Type: Programs
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=47507
Description: Unqiue XBMC Plugin to provide a way of browsing and reading all your subscriptions and items from GoogleReader account

Name: Metacritic Plugin
Type: Program
Forum/Download: http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?t=51269
Description: Allows you to view all reviews and scores for movies, tv, games, and books from Metacritic.com

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