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How to Watch Anime on Roku | Best Anime Channels

Stream your favourite anime shows and movies from classics to top rated and new lineups now on Roku TV.

Roku is one of the most notable cable TV replacement. It is neither pricey nor cheap. Roku has its official store called Roku Channel Store, and it has hundreds of channels. It offers contents for every type of users. Despite streaming movies and TV shows, Roku users can stream anime shows without any limits. To watch your favourite title, you must indeed download a Roku channel with anime contents. Here in this post, you will find the exclusive anime channels. Additionally, we have included other streaming services that supports streaming anime contents. So, you will find it easy to stream anime on Roku TV by the end of this article.

How to Install an Anime Channel on Roku?

Lots of apps on the Roku channel store supports streaming anime contents. Follow the procedure given below to install any anime channel to thereby watch your favourite anime shows.

(1). Turn on your Roku TV or smart TV connected with Roku Stick/Player.

(2). Press the Home button on the Roku remote.

(3). Select Streaming Channels option to open Channel Store.

(4). Choose Search Channel option from the left pane, and enter the name of the anime channel you want to add to your Roku. For instance, Anime Network.

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Highlight Search Channels

(5). If the channel is available for free, then highlight and select Add Channel. Else, select Buy $(price of the app) to purchase the app.

(6). Enter the Roku account Pin when prompted to complete the purchase or download.

(7). Go to Home on the main screen and launch the anime channel to stream it.

How to Watch Anime on Roku with Streaming Services?

You can choose any of the below mentioned Roku channel to watch anime contents on Roku.


If you want to access the world’s largest collection of anime lineups, then Crunchyroll is all you need. It is the official source to watch the most popular anime shows of Japan. It is free forever and you can stream anything from Fire Force to One Piece, Black Clover, Naruto, etc. Get access to its premium version free for 14-days and stream anime contents without any ads. Additionally, the premium plan lets you stream new episodes one hour before the broadcast on Japan.

  • Crunchyroll costs $6.95/month.


With FunimationNow on Roku, you will never miss your favourite anime contents anytime. Get access to more than 6000 anime videos from classic to latest shows. FunimationNow has anime videos in HD quality and you can stream them ad-free. It has included the largest collection of English dubbed episodes and original Japanese shows with English subtitles. With FunimationNow on Roku, you can stream latest simulcast shows, HD shows, movies, and more. It provides a 14-day free trial.

  • It is available for $5.99/month.

CONtv Anime

With CONtv Anime, you will get unlimited anime streaming experience. It is available for Roku and lets the users stream movies, full episodes of anime, and classic cartoons. CONtv Anime supports anime shows from different parts of the world. It includes UK, Australia, Korea, and more. You can stay connected with the blockbuster anime titles in HD quality.

CONtv Anime
CONtv Anime
  • It is free to download and use.


In addition to streaming movie and TV shows, you can use Hulu to watch anime shows on Roku. It features the biggest streaming library of live TV and on-demand shows. With Hulu on Roku, you can stream current episodes as well as the full seasons of popular anime shows. It offers 30-day free trial and you can stream Bleach, Death Note, Fruits Basket, and more.

  • Its premium plan starts at $7.99/month.

Pluto TV

Roku users with Pluto TV subscription can stream anime contents. It supports 100+ channels categorized under different genres like sports, news, movies, etc. You need not pay anything to access Pluto TV on Roku. By accessing the Anime All Day channel on Pluto TV app, you can stream anime lineups on the go.

Pluto TV
Pluto TV
  • It is available for free.

Other Popular Streaming Services to Stream Anime on Roku

  • Anime Network 2 (updates have been stopped)
  • Netflix
  • Crackle
  • VRV
  • Tubi TV

Streaming anime on Roku TV is possible if you have downloaded any of the Roku channels as you can get unlimited streaming for free or at a low cost.

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