The ultimate PVR application that searches for and manages your TV shows
Automatically finds new and old episodes for you and it works with your current download client!

Welcome to Sick Beard's Official Website
The ultimate PVR application that downloads and manages your TV shows

Sick Beard is a PVR for newsgroup users (with limited torrent support). It watches for new episodes of your favorite shows and when they are posted it downloads them, sorts and renames them, and optionally generates metadata for them. It currently supports NZBs.org, NZBMatrix, NZBs'R'Us, Newzbin, Womble's Index, NZB.su, TVTorrents and EZRSS and retrieves show information from theTVDB.com and TVRage.com.


Feature List
Quick list of some of the major features


Automatic Episode Downloads Finds new episodes and downloads them using your favorite client.


Generate Episode Metadata Connects to TheTVDB and downloads TV Show information, including episode screenshots.


Rename Your TV Episode Files Specify your naming convention and Sick Beard will rename your files for you.


Communicate via XBMC, Growl, Prowl, Twitter, Notifo, and more Sick Beard will notify you of newly downloaded episodes via your PC or phone and can update your XBMC library.


News and Events
Latest Sick Beard news

Monday, May 24th 2010
phpBB Forums Installed
The Sick Beard forums are now installed.
Please use these as the main forums for everything Sick Beard related.

Sunday, May 23rd 2010
Website Live!
The website is finally ready and is now online.
Forums and issue tracker coming soon...

Sick Beard makes use of the following projects: