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How to Install the CONtv Kodi Addon: An In-Depth Guide

Hey there! If you enjoy comics, gaming, sci-fi, fantasy, and other niche pop culture, you‘re going to love the CONtv Kodi addon.

In this guide, I‘ll walk you through everything you need to know to get CONtv installed on your Kodi device.

CONtv Logo

So what exactly is CONtv? CONtv is a streaming TV channel dedicated to fandom culture, including movies, shows, and original programming centered around comics, anime, fantasy, horror, gaming, and sci-fi.

It‘s kind of like Comic-Con 365 days a year!

CONtv first launched in 2013 and has grown into one of the top destinations for fans of the aforementioned niches. The channel is currently available through many streaming TV services.

But for those of us who use Kodi, installing the CONtv addon is by far the best way to access this unique fandom-focused content library.

Why Use the CONtv Kodi Addon?

There are a few key reasons why the CONtv Kodi addon is worth installing:

  • Huge on-demand library: Get access to a massive catalog of hard-to-find movies, shows, documentaries, and more.

  • Live TV: Watch the CONtv live channel feed directly in Kodi.

  • Original programming: CONtv has original shows like Mark Hamill‘s Pop Culture Quest you won‘t find anywhere else.

  • Kodi integration: Searches, watch lists, recommendations, and other features are integrated with Kodi.

  • Free streaming: Access 100% free unlimited streaming with the CONtv Kodi addon.

So if you want access to a unique fandom-focused streaming library, the CONtv Kodi addon is a must-have.

Next, let‘s walk through how to get it installed.

How to Install the CONtv Addon on Kodi

The process of installing the CONtv addon only takes a few minutes. Just follow these steps:

  1. Open Kodi and click on the settings icon in the top left:

    Kodi settings icon

  2. In the settings menu, choose "Add-ons":

    Kodi addons menu

  3. Select "Install from repository":

    Install from repository

  4. You‘ll now be in the default Kodi repository. Click on "Video add-ons":

    Video add-ons menu

  5. Scroll down and select the "CONtv" addon:

    Select CONtv addon

  6. Hit "Install" to begin the installation process:

    Install button

  7. A pop-up will show you the additional dependencies that will be installed. Click "OK" to continue:

    Additional dependencies

  8. Kodi will now download and install the addon. Wait for the "CONtv Add-on installed" confirmation:

    Add-on installed confirmation

  9. Once installed, go back to the Kodi home screen and launch the CONtv addon:

    Launch CONtv addon

That‘s all there is to it! The entire installation process should only take 1-2 minutes.

If you run into any issues getting the CONtv addon installed, don‘t worry – I have you covered in the troubleshooting tips below.

But first, let‘s take a tour of what this addon can do!

CONtv Addon Features and Content

The CONtv addon has a simple design and intuitive layout. Here are some of the key sections and content categories you‘ll find inside:

Live TV

Watch the live CONtv channel feed right within Kodi. It‘s just like watching regular cable TV!

CONtv live TV


Browse and watch movies like cult classics, indie flicks, anime films, martial arts movies, and more.

CONtv movies

TV Shows

Binge seasons of CONtv original series, anime series, sci-fi shows, fantasy shows, and other fandom favorites.

CONtv TV shows

Genre Categories

Dig into specific genres like horror, comedy, action, animation, thrillers, and sci-fi:

CONtv genres

Comic Books

Read and explore digital comic books from top publishers like Marvel, DC, Dark Horse and more.

CONtv comic books

Original Series

Watch CONtv original and exclusive shows such as Mark Hamill‘s Pop Culture Quest.

CONtv originals

And much more! With CONSTV on Kodi you have access to thousands of hours of niche movies, shows, comics, and programs.

Next let‘s go over some tips for troubleshooting addon installation issues.

Troubleshooting CONtv Addon Install Problems

The CONtv Kodi addon should install smoothly in just a minute or two. But occasionally you may run into technical snags.

Here are some of the most common CONtv installation problems and how to fix them:

Addon "could not be installed"

This usually means there is a network connectivity issue or the Kodi repository is down. Try disabling and re-enabling your VPN if using one. Or connect your device directly to the router via ethernet.

Missing dependencies error

Some required dependencies failed to install. Refresh the Kodi addons list and try re-installing the CONtv addon.

CONtv not showing up in addons list

The addon installed but isn‘t visible. Reboot your device and Kodi, then re-install the CONtv addon if needed.

Streams won‘t play

Check your internet connection speed or try clearing the addon cache. If issues persist, uninstall and re-install the CONtv addon.

Still having trouble? Check the Kodi forums or contact CONtv support for help.

Now let‘s get into some CONtv content recommendations!

Must-Watch Movies and Shows on CONtv

The CONtv addon opens up a huge world of niche sci-fi, fantasy, horror, gaming, and anime films and series.

Here are some of my top picks for must-watch movies on CONtv:

  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Akira
  • Spirited Away
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Ninja Scroll
  • Cowboy Bebop: The Movie
  • The Crow
  • Nightbreed
  • Hellboy II

And some of the best CONtv exclusive and original shows include:

  • Mark Hamill‘s Pop Culture Quest
  • Kings of Con
  • My Horror Story
  • Making Monsters
  • Con Man
  • Integrity Toys Presents

There are just so many hidden gems to discover in the CONtv library!

Why Cord Cutters Love Kodi Addons Like CONtv

Kodi and its many streaming addons have become hugely popular among cord cutters. In fact, over 30 million Americans are estimated to use Kodi for streaming free movies, shows, and more these days.

There are a few reasons Kodi is so appealing compared to paid services like Netflix or Hulu:

  • Cost: Access unlimited streaming for free
  • Content: More niche genres and titles not on mainstream services
  • Customization: Tailor the interface and addons to your interests
  • No contracts: Use Kodi without any long term commitments

And studies show that 45% of cord cutters uninstall streaming apps due to cost and 28% do so because of limited content selection. Kodi addons address both those pain points.

So it‘s no wonder addons like the CONtv Kodi addon are gaining millions of users!

Ready to expand your streaming content universe? Get the CONtv addon installed today.

CONtv Kodi Addon FAQs

Here are answers to some common questions about the CONtv Kodi addon:

Is the CONtv Kodi addon legal?

Yes! There are no laws prohibiting the use of Kodi addons for personal streaming.

What devices support the CONtv addon?

The CONtv addon works on all devices that run Kodi, including Firestick, Android TV, Roku, Windows, iOS, Android, and more.

How is the video quality?

Streams play smoothly in high definition (720p and 1080p), depending on your internet speed.

Can I watch on multiple devices simultaneously?

Yes, you can use CONtv concurrently on all your linked Kodi installs with no limits.

Will I get in trouble for streaming without a VPN?

Using a VPN like IPVanish when streaming on Kodi is recommended to keep your activity private and secure.

And there you have it, everything you need to know to install the CONtv addon on Kodi! I hope you enjoy access to all this awesome niche content.

Let me know if any questions come up. Happy streaming!


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