An updated and rebranded version of the popular Zen, the Elysium Kodi TV addon puts smiles on movie and TV show lovers. The wildly popular Noobs and Nerds have picked up Zen and rebranded it as the Elysium Kodi TV addon. With support, Elysium lets you keep track of the episodes and shows you’ve watched, then share watch-lists with your friends. Get the most out of this Kodi TV addon with its Real Debrid integration for more available streams to your favorite shows.

Elysium Kodi TV Addon Install Preparation

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Allow Unofficial Kodi TV Addons

Since the release of Kodi 17 (code name: Krypton), the XBMC / Kodi Foundation requires that you enable the use of Unknown sources directly within Kodi’s settings. Without toggling this setting to allow unofficial TV addons, Kodi makes installing Elysium or even the Ares Wizard impossible. If you don’t know how to do this, follow our very simple and quick guide to Enable Kodi Unknown Sources. I promise we’ll be here when you get back, and it won’t take but a moment. If you follow the video in that article, you’ll also have the Ares Repo installed and ready to go! If so, then skip ahead to the Ares Wizard Installation section when you return.

Repo Sources for Advanced Users

If you’re a seasoned Kodi TV addons installer with repository and wizard experience, then you likely only require the repo source. The Noobs and Nerds repo located at hosts Elysium. In this article, however, we’ll use the Ares Wizard to install Elysium, as the Ares Wizard offers to install the private Elysium Kodi TV addon repo. This will ensure you receive the most recent updates immediately upon release. The Ares Project repository is hosted at The Ares Wizard is located within the Program add-ons directory of the repo.

Install the Ares Wizard First

If you already have the Ares Wizard installed, you can jump straight to the Elysium install section. Enjoy the flight!

Ares Repo Setup

  1. Click the gear icon (aka Settings) in the top left
    Setup Ares Repo Source

    System Menu

  2. Select the File Manager
    Ares Project Repo for Kodi Installation

    File Manager

  3. Then, choose Add Source
    Ares Repo TV Addon Installation for Kodi

    Add Source

  4. Click None
    Ares Project Kodi Repo Installation

    Choose None

  5. Enter, then hit OK
    Install Ares Repository TV Addon for Kodi

    Type the Ares Project Repo Source URL and then choose OK

  6. Name this Ares Repo, then click OK
    Name it Ares Repo

    Name? Ares Repo

  7. Double check all information correct, then select OK again
    Double Check Ares Repo Source

    Double Check Ares Repo Source Info

Ares Wizard Installation

  1. Back to Kodi’s Main Menu, then choose Add-ons menu item
    Ares Wizard - choose add-ons menu item

    Choose Add-ons in Kodi’s Main Menu

  2. Then, click the Package Installer icon at top left
    Ares Wizard for Kodi Install - Add-on Browser

    Add-on Browser (AKA the Package Manager)

  3. Choose to Install from zip file
    Ares Project Wizard Installation on Kodi - install from zip file

    Install From zip File

  4. Click Ares Repo in the dialog box
    choose the Ares Repo

    Choose the added Ares Repo source

  5. Then, find (the numbers may have changed) and click it
    Select Ares repository zip file

    Select Ares Repo Zip File

  6. Once Add-on Installed, then…
    Ares Repo installed

    Ares Repo installed!

  7. Then, move to Install from Repository
    Ares Wizard Install - Choose Install from Repository

    Choose Install from Repository

  8. Choose the Ares Project repo you just installed
    Choose the Ares Repo

    Install from the Ares Project Repo

  9. Then, enter the Program add-ons directory
    Choose Ares Project Program add-ons

    Choose Ares Repo’s Program add-ons

  10. Now, click the Ares Wizard for installation
    Select Ares Wizard

    Select Ares Wizard

  11. Then, click the Install button in the bottom right
    Click Ares Wizard Install

    Click Ares Wizard Install

  12. When you see Ares Wizard Add-on Installed, then your install was successful. If you took a break and missed it, your chance of success… meh…
    Ares Wizard Installed

    Ares Wizard Installed!

  13. You’ll find the Ares Wizard in Kodi’s Add-ons area
    Find Ares Wizard in Kodi Add-ons

    Find the Ares Wizard in Kodi’s Program Add-ons

  14. Open it, then the extraction and installation will start. This takes just a few moments.
    Ares Wizard finishes installing

    Ares Wizard Finishing Installation

  15. Then, the Ares Wizard will load for the first time
    Ares Wizard Starting

    Let Ares Wizard Initialize

Elysium Kodi TV Addon Installation

  1. If jumping here because you had the Ares Wizard already installed, then go ahead and start that wizard up.
    Ares Wizard Started

    Ares Wizard

  2. Enter Browse Add-ons in Ares Wizard’s menu
    Kodi Ares Wizard - Select Browse Addons

    Ares Wizard Select Browse Addons

  3. Then, click Video Add-ons
    Browse Ares Wizard Video Addons

    Browse the Ares Wizard’s Video Add-ons

  4. Select the Elysium (formerly Zen) list item.
    Select Elysium for Install

    Select Elysium for Install

  5. Then, click Install. Don’t worry that the Elysium item in the list loses focus. As long as you are on the Install button and still see the Elysium info to the right, all is going well.
    Click to Install Elysium

    Click to Install Elysium

  6. Now, just hang on for a sec while Elysium downloads, extracts, and installs. There should be several download, extraction, and installation dialogs popping up while Elysium and its many dependencies are installed.
    Elysium Downloads

    Elysium Downloads

  7. Then, click on OK to exit the pop-up stating Elysium successfully installed.
    Elysium Successfully Installed

    Elysium Successfully Installed

The Ares Wizard Knows What You Need!

  1. The Ares Wizard will check to see if you’ve the Elysium Kodi TV addon’s home repo installed, then if not, offer to install it for you. Accept this offer, then rest assured of the latest Elysium updates along with lower chances of broken or missing streams.
    Ares Wizard Offers Elysium Repo Installation

    Ares Wizard Offers Elysium Repo Installation

  2. The private Elysium Kodi TV Addon repository installs very quickly.
    Elysium Repo Downloads

    Elysium Repo Downloads

  3. The Elysium Kodi repository installed successfully to keep you in updates as they are made.
    Elysium Repo Installed

    Elysium Repo Installed

  4. You can close the Ares Wizard now, but note the pretty green color of the Elysium, which means install successful; awaiting your pleasure!
    Close Ares Wizard After Elysium Install

    Close Ares Wizard After Elysium Install

  5. Read and accept or refuse the Ares Project’s offer on the way out of the Ares Wizard.
    Ares Project Offer After Elysium Install

    Ares Project Offer After Elysium Install

  6. You will now find your spanking new Elysium Kodi TV addon in the Kodi Video add-ons area.
    Elysium Found In Video add-ons

    Elysium Found In Video add-ons

You Have Movies. You Have TV Shows.

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Ready to watch a show? Are you secure? Hot dog! Go get the butter melted for the popcorn and kick back with your new friend—the Elysium Kodi TV addon!

Keep in mind that XBMC / Kodi Foundation support considers the Elysium Kodi TV addon unofficial. They won’t help with questions concerning unofficial Kodi TV addons. They will likely warn you against online piracy, then ask you to ‘behave.’ Ask any questions you may have in the comments below. We’ll help if we can, then ask you for a cup of coffee to help keep our eyes open!