Otomatic Alternatives

    Otomatic is described as 'is the easiest way to get the content you care about. Whether it's from the gorgeous new listing, or from private sources, hunting around on the Internet will be a thing of the past' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Otomatic for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Sonarr, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Otomatic are FlexGet (Free, Open Source), Medusa - TV Library Manager (Free, Open Source), Sick Beard (Free, Open Source) and TED (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 16, 2020
    1. Sonarr (formerly NzbDrone) is a PVR for Usenet and BitTorrent users. It can monitor multiple RSS feeds for new episodes of your favorite shows and will grab, sorts and renames them.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • BSD
      Flexget is a small program that will collect the torrents for TV shows and download new episodes for you automatically.
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    2. Medusa is a fork of Sick Beard (similar to other forks such as SickChill and SickGear ).
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Sick Beard is a PVR for newsgroup users (with limited torrent support). It watches for new episodes of your favorite shows and when they are posted it downloads them, sorts and renames them, and optionally generates metadata for them. It currently supports NZBs.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last commit was made in March 2016 and last version, build-507, was released in November 2014. It can be still downloaded from GitHub.

      • FreeProprietary
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      The internet is great to provide us with our favorite TV shows free, early and watchable on demand. We always had to spend lots of time to keep up to date with the newest episodes. Until we created ted, our torrent episode downloader.

      Discontinued

      The website www.ted.nu is no longer available, but last version of the app, 0.9.72, released on 2011, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    3. MyTvShowsOrganizer is an open source app that downloads torrents of TV episodes. It has all the tools to organize, download and get info about TV shows.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      TVShows is a Mac OS X application that automatically downloads your favourite shows. You dont need anymore to manually download torrent files, TVShows does it for you.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer maintained. Last version, 2.1r2 (631), released on November 18, 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website and the source code is available on Github.

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    4. Catch is the easiest way to use ShowRSS on OS X. It'll take care of everything. New shows will be downloaded as they are released.
    5. Automatic allows you to setup subscriptions for your favorite content provided through RSS feeds. After setup, it works in the background to download the latest files with absolutely no user interaction required!

      Discontinued

      This software was discontinued and replaced by Otomatic . Last version, Automatic 2, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Java
      DSeries is a TV Series/Shows Downloader (almost) for all operating systems. It should run on any system that has java installed :) It uses TVRage and ISOHunt behind the scenes to retrieve (hopefully) non fake episodes for your favorite TV shows.
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