“The Netflix Shuffle” sounds like a TikTok dance, but it’s a feature users have been waiting for for years. In 2020, Netflix began testing a ̵
The feature was teased in a revenue call, and TechCrunch confirmed with the company that some form of Shuffle Play is expected to be rolled out to all users in the first half of this year. If you’ve never tried it, it’s a big “shuffle” button on the homepage that includes any show or movie in your featured feed. Things on your watchlist are included.
It’s not clear how the latter feature will look or work, but it seems likely it won’t change too much. Apparently the shuffle button is only planned for TV interfaces, so don’t expect to see it on your phone or tablet.