Ares Project Repo
Update: Ares Wizard was previously said to be shut down. However Ares Wizard is back with a new URL and a lot of new builds.
Ares Project is the repository for Ares Wizard that contains tons of media content including third-party kodi addons and its Ares’ own add-ons. The wizard is in its program add-ons and by downloading the Wizard, you get various add-ons and repositories for your Kodi. In this guide we will provide instructions on how to install Ares Wizard on Kodi in simple steps. So, read on!
Be advised, some of the addons available in Ares Kodi are Geo-restricted and a VPN on Kodi is necessary to unblock them.
New Ares Wizard Repo URL
This Wizard was shut down last year and the whole Kodi community was shocked to hear the saddening news. The wizard has been a key Kodi component for every Kodi geek and when it went out of the game, users were left clueless as to how to replace it.
However, ever since it has returned, the Kodi community has welcomed it with open arms. The Wizard has returned with a new URL i.e. “http://ares-repo.eu/ “. Users can easily access this URL to use their favorite wizard that has solutions for all Kodi user needs.
How to Install Ares Wizard on Kodi Leia Version 18.5 or Lower
- Open Kodi > Click on the Gear Icon > Click on the File Manager > Double click on Add Source.
- Click <None> > Type this URL http://ares-repo.eu/ > Click Ok > Name this URL as AresBuild > Click OK > Double check the name and URL and then click OK to close the dialogue box.
- Return to your Kodi Home Screen > Click on Add-ons > Click on the box icon > Select the Install from Zip file option > Click on AresBuild and wait for the notification.
- Now return to Home Screen and click on the Add–ons tab > Click on Program Add–ons and select Ares Wizard.
It is that simple!
How To Install New Ares Wizard on Kodi – Video Guide
How To Install Ares Wizard on Kodi Krypton Version 17 or Higher
- Open Kodi from your system > Click on Settings icon > Select File Manager > Now double click on Add Source.
- Here you will see a box appear so click on where it says ‘None’ > Now it will ask for the URL so type http://areswizard.uk/ and click OK > Now type the name of media source ‘Ares’ and Click OK > Click OK again.
- Now go back to Kodi Main Menu by pressing on ‘Backspace’ key > Click on Add-ons > Then Package Installer icon.
- Now you need to click on Install from Zip File Option > Then click on Ares > respository.aresproject > repository.aresproject-0.0.8 > Now wait for it to install.
- Once it is installed you need to click on Install from Repository option > Then find and click on Ares Project > Go to Program Add-ons > Ares Wizard > Install > It will take few minutes to install.
- Go back to Kodi Main Menu again > Click on Add-ons > Program Add-ons > Then click on Ares Wizard > It will automatically install and load the Wizard which will take few minutes.
- Once it is done, it will re-direct Kodi users to its Wizard where you can choose add-ons and Builds. So enjoy!
How To Install Ares Wizard on Kodi Jarvis Version 16 or Below
- Launch Kodi Jarvis > System > File Manager > Double click Add Source > Click on None and type the URL
kodivpn.co/repo/ares.zipand click Done > Type Name ‘Ares’ and click Done > Now click OK.
- Go back to Kodi Home Screen where you need to click on System > Then Add-ons > Install from Zip File option > Ares > repository.aresproject > repository.aresproject-0.0.8.zip > Wait for it to install.
- Now select Install from Repository option > Go to Ares Project > Click on Program Add-ons > Now click on Ares Wizard > Install > Wait for it to complete.
- Now go back to Kodi Home Screen > Click on System > Program > Add-ons > Ares Wizard > It will start installing Ares Wizard on your Kodi > Once installed you can use Ares Wizard.
How to Install Ares Wizard on FireStick
- Simply, Install Kodi on your Fire Stick device.
- Go to Developer Options > Turn ON ADB Debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources.
From here onwards, follow the steps that are mentioned above for installation of Ares Wizard on Kodi Krypton. The procedure will remain exactly similar to that.
Ares Wizard Download
To directly download the wizard on Kodi, you need to click on this link which will ask for your permission to download a zip file on your system. This is a direct zip download method where you can skip the initial 3 steps as described for the wizard for Kodi Krypton section. After you have downloaded the zip file on your system, you need to follow below steps:
Click on Install from Zip File > Now navigate the zip file which you just downloaded on your system > Now wait for Installation.
Now follow the same procedure from Step 5 that were highlighted in the above section.
New Ares Wizard Features
The latest version of Ares Wizard has some value added features that will help every Kodi user. Following are the newly added features to the wizard:
Now users can easily create a backup of their Trakt and Real Debrid accounts via backup feature. This will help them retain their data if they re-install the add-on or update Kodi/add-on.
The settings menu has been made more comprehensive allowing users to filter the content as well as check for build updates and make changes in the device configurations.
The new tweaks feature allows users to clear their cache more instantly and patch their provider URLs. URL patching and cache clears helps in improving the streaming quality and speed of Kodi.
All of this and many other new tools have been added in the maintenance menu to help you stream with this wizard seamlessly without having to worry about the quality and storage issues. Options like thumbnail clearing, Cache clearing and account managing have also been added to this section. A pop-up regarding configuration of the build has been introduced as well.
Ares Wizard Not Working
While using this wizard you might face common problems such as appearing of the black screen where the Ares Wizard failing to load Builds. The reason why you face these issues is due to the fact that you might be using the older version of Kodi. The latest version of Kodi is Krypton version 17.3.
You can either find a new Kodi to install on your system or a latest version. It can be found in different kodi repositories including its own repository. It is recommended that you download it from its own repository so that you receive a latest version.
Ares Wizard Best Builds
Kodi Builds contains channels that are automatically downloaded on your Kodi once you download the wizard. Some of the best Ares Wizard builds are provided in the list below:
- Brians Kodi
- Duggz Build
- Biagio Build
Ares Wizard Alternatives
- SuperRepo Repository (Installation Guide)
- Noobs & Nerds Repository (Installation Guide)
- SportsDevil Repository (Installation Guide)
- Kodil Repository (Installation Guide with Covenant Addon)
To participate or to gain insight of the wizard, you can visit the Forum. Ares users and Ares officials participate heavily to entertain people with queries or suggestions. There are always new threads on the forum where users could benefit them by reading into various trends and suggestions.
Ares lets you download various add-ons all in one place and without breaking a sweat. Ares is unlike any other Wizard that has its own add-ons for fitness, sports, and so much more. You can stream live sports and highlights on your fingertips. So try installing Ares Wizard on Kodi and enjoy every entertainment package it offers.