Most Popular Anime Streaming Services

Below you will find a list of the most popular streaming services and channels that focus on “Anime” content. You can find out how much each service costs per month or per year (there are also several that are free!), as well as what devices you can stream them on. So check them out below and get to streaming.

Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is an anime-focused streaming service

Cost: Free, but there are premium memberships: $7.99/month; $22.99/3 months; or $79.99/year
Watch it on: iOS mobile devices and tablets; Android mobile devices and tablet; Windows phone; Amazon Fire TV devices; Apple TV; Roku; PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita; Xbox One and Xbox 360; Chromecast; Wii U; Mac and PC browsers
Notes: Crunchyroll is available as a channel on VRV, a subscription streaming platform

Funimation Now

Funimation Now is an anime-focused streaming service

Cost: $5.99/month or $59.99/year for premium plan; $7.99/month or $79.99/year for premium plus plan; or $74.99/year for premium plus ultra, which includes premium annual membership benefits and awards
Watch it on: iOS mobile devices and tablets; Android mobile devices and tablets; Amazon Fire TV devices; Android TV; Apple TV; Chromecast; Roku; Xbox One; PlayStation 4; Samsung and LG smart TVs; Kindle; Mac and PC browsers
Notes: Funimation is available through Roku Channels and VRV, a subscription streaming platform. Premium plus and premium plus ultra subscribers can download content for offline viewing and stream up to five things at once. Premium subscribers can stream on up to two devices at a time. Funimation is available in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.

HIDIVE

HIDIVE is an anime-focused streaming service

Cost: $4.99/month or $47.99/year
Watch it on: iOS mobile devices and tablets; Android mobile devices and tablets; Chromecast; Mac and PC browsers
Add-on: iOS mobile devices and tablets; Android mobile devices and tablets; Amazon Fire TV devices; Android TV; Apple TV; Chromecast; Roku; PlayStation 4; Xbox One; Mac and PC browsers
Notes: HIDIVE offers up to three different profiles and is available through VRV, a subscription streaming platform, and users can stream on up to two devices at once

VRV

VRV is a subscription streaming platform focusing on anime, animation, gaming, comedy, fantasy, and technology that offers access to different channels

Cost: $9.99/month
Watch it on: iOS mobile devices and tablets; Android mobile devices and tablets; Amazon Fire TV devices; Android TV; Apple TV; Chromecast; Roku; PlayStation 4; Xbox One; Mac and PC browsers
Notes: iOS and Android users are able to download programming for offline viewing. Subscribers have access to multiple streaming channels, including Boomerang, Cartoon Hangover, Crunchyroll, HIDIVE, MONDO, NickSplat, Rooster Teeth, and VRV Select.