Amazon to Add Crunchyroll’s Massive Anime Library to Prime Video, Expanding Its Streaming Reach
Amazon Prime Video Inks Global Deal with Crunchyroll, Offering Ad-Free Tiers and Wider Device Compatibility
Amazon has delivered exciting news for anime enthusiasts worldwide, unveiling a global partnership to integrate Crunchyroll’s extensive anime catalog into Prime Video. This collaboration offers viewers a choice between two ad-free subscription tiers: Fan or Mega Fan, with pricing starting at $7.99 per month in the US. The premium Mega Fan tier is available for $9.99 monthly. Subscribers will gain access to Crunchyroll’s vast anime library, featuring new releases shortly after their Japanese premieres.
The significance of this announcement for anime aficionados cannot be overstated. Crunchyroll boasts the world’s most extensive streaming collection of top-tier anime, encompassing over 24,000 hours of content, spanning 46,000 episodes within 1,300 series and films. This strategic move significantly expands the already impressive offerings of Prime Video, elevating it to new heights in the realm of anime streaming.