In this section of the website, my goal is to provide users with quick, step-by-step instructions on how to install some of the best Repositories available on Kodi. If you’re new to Kodi, hopefully these guides will help to familiarize yourself with the layout of Kodi and how content is generated to your Kodi media centre. If you’re an experienced user, in time as this site grows, I hope to expose you to Repositories you may not be familiar with and worth taking the time to install.
First, what is a Kodi Repository? These are the delivery mechanisms for add-ons within Kodi (the media sources). Some of these Repositories will contain many, many add-ons. Others, just one or two. Some are fully sanctioned, provided by the broadcasters/copyright holders themselves. Other, 3rd party add-ons, may provide content via less than legal means. Anyway you slice it, this is the future of television. Watch a movie, listen to a playlist, learn a language, learn a new instrument, discover a television show from half way around the globe. It’s all here!
This tutorial will show users how to install a Repository/3rd Party add-on for the new XBMC/Kodi Krypton v17 release. If you’re new to Kodi, this tutorial is for you. If you’re an experienced user to previous versions of Kodi, take note as the interface has changed. Much of what was common practice in previous versions may not appear as obvious right out of the gate. There is a minor learning curve involved but have no fear, it’s pretty straight forward once you get the hang of the new layout. This tutorial already assumes you have downloaded and installed the latest Kodi Krypton v17 release from Kodi.tv. Without further delay, CLICK ON THIS LINK and let’s dive into this tutorial
Kodi Israel Group or KIG for short, is a the most comprehensive repository for Kodi I’ve seen to date! Every working repository and add-on appears to be contained in this one-stop repository. Exodus, Elysium, Stream Hub, BOB, DandyMedia, on and one. I can’t garuntee how long this repo will be active or how many of the add-ons will be active given the many lawsuits facing some of the kodi developers around the world. Explore this repo for yourself.
Smash Repo comes courtesy of, SMASH!?! But that’s the state of kodi these days and to be honest, I don’t blame the developers one bit for wanting anonymity. I’m not sure how long this repo will remain active, all I can say is at the time of this posting, Smash Repo has/had the latest updates to some of your favourite add-ons, such as;
- The Royal We
- f4MTester (a must have for live streaming television
Dimitrology Repository will provide users of XBMC/Kodi with a wealth of Repo libraries and plug-ins ranging from live television, Movies, Docs, Hacker tutorials, etc. Quite frankly, this repo is a must have. Here’s how to install it – CLICK HERE
The Ares Wizard Repository/3rd party add-on is truly a must have for kodi. This is one of the most comprehensive repositories offering users Builds, Video Add-ons, Program Add-ons, etc, etc, etc. They have recently updated their repo address again and so, I’m updating my tutorial to reflect this and include the v.17 Krypton interface. Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
Colossus for XBMC/Kodi is a great repo with a bit of everything; you’re favourite movies, the latest television shows and of course, live television streams. Of particular note, users installing this repo will find the Covenant add-on, which is the latest release from the lambda camp. For those unfamiliar, lambda is the developer responsible for Genesis, which now goes by Specto and of course the number one add-on in Kodi, EXODUS. With the addition of Covenant, Exodus will no longer be supported. With all that out of the way, let’s move on to the install tutorial
Stream Hub Repository/3rd party add-on is relatively new to me however, it’s been around for a while. With improvements made by other developers of other add-ons/3rd Party Repos, StreamHub has made some upgrades to their offering. This is a great add-on that falls into the all-in-one category, much like Bob, Brettus, The Pyramid, Phoenix, UK Turks etc. With that in mind, there’s a lot here for just about everyone, including the kids. Music, Documentaries, Live TV, Movies, your favorite TV shows, and all categorized, and sub-categorized. I highly recommend you add this to your collection of add-ons (keeping in mind these streams do not have authorization from any of the copyright holders). Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
When I first got into Kodi, next to Fusion/TVAddons, SuperRepo was my next go to. Since that time (approx 5yrs ago), Kodi has had a significant grown spurt and the kodi community has benefited from some very talented developers. While SuperRepo may not be as popular as it once was, this is still a very strong Repository/3rd party add-on that is well worth adding to your file manager. Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s install this repo.
Here’s a quick tutorial for those interested in installing the Mucky Duck Repository. I’m quite fond of Mucky’s offerings here and I think you will be too, especially if you consider yourself to be a bit of a tv junkie. Once again, this Repo is a great resource for accessing all your favourite television shows and movies, past and present. Please note, this is a 3rd party add-on which does not have authorization from the copyright holder to broadcast the television content contained within. Just so you know. Without further delay, click on the link to get started.
Looking for the CBC and all things Canadian in your television? Look no further than the Made in Canada IPTV add-on for Kodi. This tutorial will walk you through the install. Please note, this add-on does not have authorization from the copyright holders to broadcast the streams contained within. So long as you understand that, CLICK HERE to proceed with this tutorial
For as much as I like to refer to this repo as BOB, the noobsandnerds Repo as undergone some big changes of late, becoming home to more than just BOB. Formerly with Phoenix, Blue, Costa, TNPB, T.A and Valhalla left to join forces with noobsandnerds, aka. Bob with Iig aspirations to do more with this repo than any other within the Kodi community. All the latest movies, television shows and live streams, not to mention your favourite offerings from years gone by. If that wasn’t all, you can find access to all current working kodi Repos/3rd party add-ons via their REPOSITORY PORTAL, making this a must install. Perhaps the best one-stop-kodi-shop. Here’s how to install this Repository.
Maverick TV Repository/3rd party add-on is another all-in-one add-on for the XBMC/Kodi community. Formerly of the Joker Add-on, Maverick has struck out on it’s own with great results. Like most add-ons in this category and within my site, there’s a lot here to take advantage of including; Live Tv, Kids television, classic television, Movies, Concerts, Music, Documentaries, News, Sports channels and Live NASA cams. Without further delay, CLICK ON THIS LINK and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
In past tutorials, I have offered DandyMedia For those wishing to update and add the direct DandyMedia Repo, this tutorial will show users how to do just that. DandyMedia offers users a plethora of video and television streaming options for you to choose from, including lots in the way for children and young adults. Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
This tutorial will show you how to install the Goodfellas Repository/3rd part Add-on. This is a decent all-on-one that I utilize primarily for it’s live television options. Users to Goodfellas will have free access to premium movie channels, Live Sports, Kids programming, News, Documentaries and much more. Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s get started with this tutorial.
WOLFPACK Repository/3rd party add-on is one of those, all-in-one sources where users will find a bit of everything. When I say everything I mean, kids content, adult content, movies, televisions, live streams, CAMS, Docs, Music and more. Worth checking out! CLICK HERE and I’ll show you how to install this repo
This is an alternate resource for installing the following 3rd party add-ons/Repos;
- Stream Army Repo (great live tv resource)
- Stream Addons
- Brettus Repo (movies, television, live tv, children television)
- Rockcrusher Repository (Vortex)
- SIMTECH REPO (Live TV)
CLICK HERE to proceed to the install tutorial.
The Alpha has been around for a while now and offers users some great resources when it comes to streaming live television and movies. Even Lambda makes an appearance here providing some foundation code for the Tinklepad add-on, another resource for those looking to stream the latest television shows and movies. There’s lots here for you to take in and well worth adding to your add-on collection. Without further delay, CLICK HERE for the install tutorial.
The Supremacy Repository/3rd party add-on is a great all-in-one, with plenty of content ranging from the latest television and movies, 3D films, 4k films, Kids television and movies, documentaries and best of all, loads of live streams. Catch your favourite television show night of or the main event. Some of the live channels include;
- National Geographic
- Fox Sports
- etc. etc. etc
This repo has it all. Without delay, here’s how you install it.
The Poseidon Repository, 3rd party add-on is not unlike Specto and Covenant. This add-on offers users the latest movie and television show streams and as an added bonus, it has downloading capabilities for those who live in remote regions. Here’s how to install it.
The Quantum add-on for XBMC/Kodi is a decent option for users looking to stream live tv. While the majority of the channels originate in the UK, North American users don’t let this deter you as this add-on also offers plenty in the way of live sports feeds too. The add-on is set up similar to Evolve, Phoenix, BOB in that you have more than one developer working on it to bring users content. Each developer seems to offer something a little different with loads of options for movies, television and live television streams. The Quantum add-on comes courtesy of the Origins Repo. This tutorial will show you step-by-step, how to install this Repo and enable the Quantum add-on. Without further delay, let’s get into it.
Word on the street is, Bubbles Repository/3rd party was developed by none other than Labmda, creator of Genesis/Specto and Exodus. As with both Genesis/Specto and Exodus, this add-on offers users the latest in streaming movies and television with the ability to download the files should you choose. What’s different about this add-on from previous iterations, Bubbles is optimised for users who prefer the debrid service Premiumize. However, this is not a necessity as the add-on allows users to select from the premium service or continue without it. It should be noted, this add-on will only work with Krypdon v.17 Without further delay, CLICK ON THIS LINK and let’s proceed with this tutorial
Brettus is back, at least for me anyways. I had this one posted a while ago. The source code changed and well, it dropped of my blog. I recently stumbled onto the updated source code so I’m bringing it back. There’s some really good content here, such as White Devil, Bretts Retro TV and Beau’s Place. Well worth adding this to your repo collection. Explore some of the many streaming options here and let me know what you think via my fb page. Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s get into this tutorial.
I’ve had a few people ask me my thoughts on this repo and so, I’m posting it here. To be honest, I think the Merlin repo is okay. Far from mandatory but I recognize there is some content within this add-on that will appeal to some of you, so here it is. Without further delay, CLICK HERE for the tutorial.
URepo doesn’t look like much if you’re stricly looking at it from the Video Add-ons perspective however, if you explore the Program Add-ons, then this repository becomes much more interesting. Of note, the Reddit Reader. CLICK HERE and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
Beau’s Place will offer users some decent content for the kids in The Tot Spot, along with the Movie of the Month, Beau’s TV Show picks, Movie suggestions, some live CAM’s, docs, Comedy and music. Worth checking out! CLICK HERE for the tutorial
Documentary Addicts Repository/3rd party add-on comes courtesy of a developer by the name of Docman. I like what is being offered here. Everything is categorized and sub-categorized for your convenience. Topics ranging from food, Natural disasters, WWII for the war history buffs, Aliens (naturally), the paranormal (no such thing) and crime. Sadly, nothing here for the music fan. Perhaps in time? Without further delay, CLICK HERE and let’s proceed with this tutorial.
RetroMania for XBMC/Kodi, is a forked Repository/3rd party add-on resource that contains plugins and libraries to some of your favourite add-ons. In light of the recent law suit pending against TVADDONS and Zem TV, (read the TorrentFreak post here ), I’m seeing more and more of this sort of Repo cropping up. CLICK HERE to check it out, there may be something here worth your while
Vectordroid Repository/3rd party add-on contains a comprehensive list of add-ons for you to stream the latest movies, favourite tv shows, music or watch live television and sports events. The list is vast and I invite you to take a tour down the rabbit hole. Here’s how you install this repository.