HBO Made a promise earlier this year , December 26th. The day after Christmas a remastered HD cut of the show will be available in its entirety on HBO Go, and start airing  on HBO Signature , The Wire will finally be available in 16:9 HD  Promos for the remastered series started appearing back in September, but HBO told us at the time that the new version wasn’t ready yet. Now, waiting fans will soon get what they’ve been clamoring for.


Cable fans will also be able to marathon the series starting that day on HBO Signature, running all the way through to December 30th. The whole remaster will be made available on Digital HD — meaning iTunes, Google Play, Xbox Video, and Vudu — on January 5th. Blu-ray owners will have to wait until next summer for their physical copies.