- Open the Crunchyroll app → Click Log in with Activation Code → Note the code → Visit crunchyroll.com/activate → Login to your account → Enter the code → Tap Activate.
If you install Crunchyroll on an iOS or Android, you can sign in with the credentials and watch the content directly. If you have installed the Crunchyroll app on a Smart TV, streaming device, or gaming console, you must activate your device using a code. Launch Crunchyroll on a TV-connected device and click Log in with Activation Code. Take note of the 6-digit character code. Go to the Cruchyroll activation website on a phone or PC and follow the on-screen prompts to verify your account.
This guide explains the procedure to activate Crunchyroll on any device using an activation code.
How to Activate Crunchyroll App on Smart TVs and Streaming Devices
 Install the Crunchyroll app on your device from the respective app store. If you’re a new user, use our streaming guides to install the app.
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 Open the Crunchyroll app, go to the Login page, and tap Log in with Activation Code.
 A 6-digit character code will appear on the screen. Take a note of it.
 Go to the Crunchyroll Activation website on your mobile or PC browser.
 Login to your account by using the email address and password.
 Enter the 6-digit code in the relevant field and click Activate.
That’s it. You have successfully activated the Crunchyroll app using your account. Start watching the Crunchyroll Premium content on your TV or streaming device.
How to Sign Up for a User Account on Crunchyroll
You need a user account to activate the Crunchyroll app on your device. You can get the 14-day free trial if you’re a new user.
 Visit the Crunchyroll official website (crunchyroll.com) on a mobile or PC.
 Click on the Try Free Premium option.
 Tap the Start 14-day Free Trial option to get Crunchyroll Premium for free.
 Enter the required email address & password, and click on CREATE ACCOUNT.
 On the next page, enter the payment details. You can use a credit card or PayPal to sign up for the service.
 After completing the payment, you can stream anime shows on the required devices.
Fixes for Crunchyroll Activate Not Working
If the Crunchyroll app gets frozen or the activation code does not appear, follow these troubleshooting methods to fix the issue.
- Force close the Crunchyroll app and relaunch it to get the new activation code.
- If you have enabled VPN, disable the service and try to activate the app.
- Uninstall the app and install it again to get the new code.
- Clear the cache on the device you have installed the app.
- Update your streaming device, console, or Smart TV to the latest firmware.
- If the issue is not fixed, contact Crunchyroll support.
Crunchyroll – Plans & Pricing
Crunchyroll offers a 14-day free trial for new subscribers on all three plans.
No activation is required. Sign in with your Crunchyroll account to start streaming.
Yes. You can watch limited titles of Crunchyroll for free in 480p. You must sign in with premium to watch the latest anime titles in 720p or 1080p.