10 Best Apps to Watch Anime

Today animes are increasingly popular among children, youth and adults. Every year, interest in this genre grows even more, and easy access has contributed a lot to this increase.

And for you anime lover it's always important to follow the latest releases of your favorite animation or an anime you've been waiting for some time. 

See our list of the best apps for you to watch your anime. Good fun! We have apps for both Android and iOS, some are official, others not so much…

1 – Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll also known as the “Netflix'' from anime, it's definitely one of the best apps on our list. It has a catalog of over 1,000 anime and manga.

 The most popular anime like Naruto Shippuuden, One Piece, Hunter X Hunter, Fairy Tail, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Boruto, Boku no Hero Academia and others are available in the Crunchyroll catalog.

There are two versions, one paid and one free, but you can try the premium for free for 14 days. See our article on Crunchyroll best anime.

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2 - HiDive

HiDive, well known by anime lovers, is a great choice for Android and IOS users. With a very wide catalog with several titles available with subtitles in Portuguese.

It is worth mentioning the possibility to search anime by genre, as well as the feature that allows you to create lists of content to watch later. The content will be available for 7 days for free, after that if you wish to continue with the subscription you will need to hire a monthly or annual plan.

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3 – Funimation

More than 240 titles are available from Funimation, some of which are well known such as “My Hero Academia”, “Attack on Titan”, “Tokyo Ghoul”, “Code Geass”, “Death Note” and “Demon Slayer”.

You can access Funimation from both Android and IOS. To get rid of ads, you can get a monthly or annual plan, with a 30-day free trial.

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4 - Netflix

Netflix isn't just about series. Today the platform already has several titles, some being produced by the company itself. It also added popular animations like One Punch Man and Bleach to its catalog.

To use the service, you must be a subscriber with prices ranging from R$ 25.90 to R$ 55.90 per month. The “original Netflix” seal also indicates anime that are available exclusively on the platform.

See our article on: The best anime on Netflix.

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5 - Anime TV

This app, unlike other apps, is exclusive to Android users. You can either watch online or download to watch offline. It also has the option to switch between dubbed and subtitled.

One of the positive points of this application is the simplicity of use. Its negative point is some server failures that can cause small bottlenecks in your transmission.

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6 - Giganima

This app, like the previous app, is only available for Android users. There are several options for organizing content, making it easier to find specific series. There are menus that categorize episodes by genre and alphabetical order, and you can even create your own favorites list. 

If you don't know where to start, a good place to start is Giganima's list of the most popular anime. From there, you'll have a better idea of which anime has received the most attention around the world, giving you a better chance of finding something you like.

Giganima is available in Beta form, and users occasionally report minor issues.

- 10 best apps to watch anime
10 best apps to watch anime

7 – AniPlay! 

AniPlay! is a platform that has gained a lot of popularity thanks to the positive feedback from its users. The platform already offers more than 1,500 different titles in HD, with a minimalistic and user-friendly navigation design.

In addition, the app offers interesting features similar to Netflix, allowing users to view a timeline and continue watching anime where they left off.

Also available for android only.

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8 – Goyabu Anime 

Goyabu Animes offers an intuitive and well-organized interface in its app, allowing users to easily find the anime they are looking for. Currently, the platform has more than 2,700 anime available in Full HD.

In addition, the app offers some organization options, such as creating a “Favorites List”. As a result, the service has gained a lot of popularity among the community.

Only available for Android user, you can either watch it online or download it to watch another time when you are offline.

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9 - Viewster

Another good option for those who want to watch anime on their cell phone is the Viewster app. Here, it is not a specific application for content of the genre, as there are also movies and series available in the catalog.

The best part is that, according to the developers, everything distributed on the platform is done legally, so you won't take any risks. There are titles like “Naruto”, “Samurai Warrior” and “Log Horizon” in the free content catalog. And it is available for both Android and IOS.

- 10 best apps to watch anime

10 - AnimeFlix

AnimeFlix provides unannounced HD movies, OVAs, popular anime shows and popular anime series or videos online.

In terms of features, this app is very similar to Netflix but is specifically designed for watching anime. It contains unrestricted series in various genres, and users have access to other Animeflix video streaming apps.

A modern user interface helps users to search, watch and rate their favorite anime videos. There are unlimited anime movies with super HD quality and a variety of features. Being available only for Android.

- 10 best apps to watch anime

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