• Navigation
  • open search





Free TvDB

Quick Specs

  • Version:
  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 20, 2013
  • Price:
  • File Size:
  • Downloads Last Week:
  • Platform:

Editors' Review


If you watch a lot of television, it might be tough to archive all your favorite shows solely in your head. This portable, IMDb-esque download tells you all the essential info about TV shows within a snazzy interface, but it doesn't have much usefulness without a built-in media player.

The program mainly operates as a downloadable version of the Web site, a community-driven and open database of televisions shows. Along with episode, actor, and other info from, Free TvDB also uses several Web sites, primarily clips from YouTube, to bring users further content related to their favorite shows.

Free TvDB is is advertised as being focused on anime, but it's easy to find dramas, comedies, mini-series, or reality TV shows, too. Each show has its own page with menus for cast, photos, and episode guides. If you own the program, you can track the format (digital downloads, DVDs, Blu-ray, etc.) as well as other inventory data. The program can't play any of the files you already have on your computer, but it does include 1,026 TV show intros and counting, all powered by YouTube, natch. While it's cool the app links to classic TV intros like "Manimal," "Perfect Strangers," and "The Phoenix," it gets serious points off for opening YouTube links in Internet Explorer (instead of my default browser).

Free TvDB is a neat little encyclopedia for TV shows. It seems like a no-brainer if you are familiar with and use Other users with a need for a basic DVD or digital TV inventory system should give it a try. People with more-advanced needs for playing the TV shows they already own should pass.

read more +

Publisher's Description

read more +
User Reviews

Results 1–1 of 1

1 stars

"Not impressed."

December 20, 2011  |  By jjd057

 |  Version: Free TvDB 1.71


Installed it but didn't like it.


Didn't find any.


Tried several before I settle on Grieex.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0)   (1)  

Results 1–1 of 1

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Free TvDB
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update Your Review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

see all reviews +

Full Specifications

What's new in version 4.93
Version 4.93 has fixed script error while trying to watch YouTube video.
Publisher My Portable Software
Publisher web site
Release Date June 18, 2013
Date Added June 20, 2013
Version 4.93
Category Home Software
Subcategory Home Inventory Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Download Information
File Size 492.13KB
File Name
Total Downloads 2,876
Downloads Last Week 2
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

Previous Versions:

Add to my list Report a problem
read more +

More Products to Consider


Submit a problem report for Free TvDB

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.


The Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software



Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report


Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.