Universal Channel and Syfy End of Broadcast
On Jun 30, 2017, 11.59pm, Universal Channel (ch 187HD| 73SD) and Syfy Channel (ch 188HD| 112SD) will no longer air in the Philippines.
After this date:
- Universal SD will no longer be part of the Destiny Cable channel line up
- Syfy SD will no longer be part of the channel line up of the Select Family Pack.
- Subscribers who availed of these channels individually via SKY Select will no longer be billed for their subscription.
Why are Universal Channel and Syfy being removed from my channel line-up? Will this be permanent?
Yes, Universal Channel and Syfy will cease telecast in the country permanently. The broadcast of both channels was discontinued by NBC Global Networks Asia.
Where can I watch programs similar to those in these channels?
You may catch US series similar to those in Universal Channel in the following:
AXN (Ch 49):
Supernatural Season 12
Hawaii Five-O Season 7
NCIS: Los Angeles
Star World (Available on Select, Ch 48):
Once Upon a Time
While there are no other channels dedicated to science fiction, fantasy or paranormal, you may catch other thrillers and action/adventure shows similar to those in Syfy in:
Fox Crime (Available on Select, Ch 64):
Thrill (Available on Select, Ch 107):