Updated : 4 Jul 2022

Native Android / iOS App

We never have any native app. Don't install animixplay app! even from app store, they are unofficial/fake app that use our name.

Progressive Web Apps

(iOS, Mac, Android, Windows, etc)
We have PWA, it's not an app, but work very similar, it will add icon in your desktop/homescreen to open website standalone like an app.
Open the website and click install button (if provided by your browser) or manually by 'add to homescreen'.

Tips for Searching

- Use anime info page 'related' tab to see sequel, prequel, ova, etc.
- Use A-Z List if want see everything at once, you can filter too.
- See quick search while you type, often it already show what you want.
- Use full search if quick search give no result.

About External Player

This open third party websites to play videos, may also display ads from there.

About Internal Player (Switch)

This scrape video url from third party sites and then play it using our own video player.
Internal player is not always available, and may load bit slow on old anime.

About multiple streams

Besides player & server options we also provide multiple stream options each taken from different website. Use other stream if what you currently use have a problem.

I have problem when playing video, what can i do?

1. Try reload the player.
2. Try in incognito mode, disable browser extension, and clear browser cache.
3. Try switch to external player then choose all different server. (Server options on top right or bottom right depend on what stream).
4. If still have problem, try change stream.

I'm getting "Your browser deny localstorage..."

To allow playback progress saving, your browser setting should not block cookies (that setting also block localstorage), read this tutorial for how to allow it

Why player in iOS different from other device?

HLS playback is forced to use iOS own system with no manual quality select, other API also, website have very limited control how the player behave.
All browser in iOS is the same, no option. Just get used to it, or use another device.

Website Keyboard Shortcuts

L : toggle lights
] : go to next episode
[ : go to previous episode
. : next frame
, : previous frame
Shift + ←/→ : seek 80s (skip opening)
← ←/→ → : (double tap) seek 80s (mobile only)

standard video player keys :
Space, F, K, M, ←, →, ↑, ↓

What is 0p quality?

0p mean auto, it will switch to any quality depend on your network speed.

What is sandbox on/off ?

Sandbox will prevent external player to open any popup, mainly used to block popads, some server not allow you to use sandbox so you can turn it off if neccesary.

When will X released?

We don't upload any anime, it will exist on animixplay if it also exist on other website. Also note about movie, it usually exist on websites only if digital copy released, not when on theater.

About anime release schedule & countdown

Schedule is rough estimation, release depend on a lot other factor. Countdown also the same, it just based on schedule.
Dub doesn't have release schedule because most of dub doesn't release weekly, and not broadcasted on TV

What number on sidebar tracking mean?

Current ep : episode played right now
Tracked : what recorded in account
Finish this eps : mark current episode as finished (move 'tracked' to next episode)
Sync tracking : force manually set tracked to current ep (useful for move back episode or when not using autotracking)

My episode progress is wrong, How do I edit it manually?

Open the episode you want, then click 'Sync tracking' at right menu.

What is followed anime?

It's to follow anime updates, it will displayed in follow tab with number of new episode you haven't watch, or if you watched all episode it display timer countdown to next episode.
You can only follow ongoing anime, this is separate from watchlist, you can unfollow anime without removed form your watchlist.

How i 'bookmark' an anime?

Add anime to watchlist by clicking the +watchlist button on stream page, you can manage watchlist in user panel.
You can also 'follow' airing anime to keep up with the new episode release.

Why i can't follow an anime?

Follow is only used for airing series (to track new episode) so if anime already completed then you can't follow them.
You however still can add that anime to your watchlist.

How can i rate / recommend anime?

go to to rate anime, we get the rating data from there.

How are watchlist arranged?

List is in chronological order. latest anime you watch will be on top.

How to delete all anime in my account?

go to 'user panel' then click 'Account' on right menu, in there you will find button to clear all anime in your account.

When I finish an anime, will it automatically go back to my watchlist once a new episode is released?

no, if you finish an anime it mean finish the whole series. so it will stay as finished even new episode come out.
if it still airing better to let it in your watchlist.

How to change video quality?

Check player setting at bottom right of video. If not exist, try switch to external player. try server StreamSB, Multi quality, or Xstream.
The quality option place is different depend on the player, usually at bottom right.
multiple quality is not always available. Different stream also can have different quality.

How to remove black bars in my phone?

not possible here, because it's the correct video shape
stretching video will make it look bad, or cropped. not how it supposed to look. The problem is in your phone screen size. If you really want to do that download the video & play using other video player that have that setting.

How to reset password?

if you still logged-in, you can reset password by follow instruction in help page at user panel.
But if you not logged-in, you need to ask admin to reset it (send dm in twitter).

Is autoplay, proxy, lights, subtitle, etc premium only feature?

no, premium benefit is able to set default behavior, normal user still can use all that feature above manually.

Stream Types

(not always true, just generalization)
GOGO : can switch player, have multiple servers, best anime availability.
AL : Vary wildly between anime, may have dozen option, but may aslo dead.
RUSH : mp4upload player, last resort to use if other stream didn't give good result.

What difference between streams & servers?

Stream : website source, different stream can be different video encoding, quality, subtitles, etc.
Server : mirror host on same video stream.

Which stream type is the best?

depend on what anime you watch. there is no clear answer, you need to try compare yourself for each anime.

Why the video buffering? my internet is good

Can be server busy, or your ISP intentionally/technical issue caused the speed for the video drop, try switch to external player, or change server.
if that not work, switch the stream, switch internet connection, use VPN, or wait some time later.

Also check "help page" in User Panel for account related info & tutorial

Autoplay & Autonext support?

Autoplay, and Autonext is already on all internal player.

Cast support?

in iOS use airplay (button in bottom right), chromecast need app, while on android use this app

MAL Sync?

Use malsync browser extension ( for sync.
built in animixplay only import & export, not sync.

Watch together feature?

Use dedicated website/extension like or it far better because you can use that for any site.

How AniMixPlay website work?

Read about animixplay here