Big changes are underway at Anime Network Online, and we want you to be among the first to know.
Anime Network Online will cease streaming content at www.theanimenetwork.com effective August 19, 2017 at 11:59 PM CT.
Is that your sad face?
Never fear-- our friends and family at HIDIVE.com are taking up the torch so you won’t miss a thing. Plus they’ve got some seriously super surprises in store for you. HIDIVE is a new anime and pop culture streaming service that offers a better video player, live chat, and customizable viewing features just for you! Be one of the first to join the HIDIVE party by clicking here: JOIN HIDIVE!
Your current ANO subscription will be expiring 30 days after your most recent billing period. However, if you have a yearly ANO subscription, you can claim for a limited time, a generous HIDIVE subscription credit.
The changes to Anime Network Online do not affect our friends at Anime Network TV. We are leaving them a gift. From August 20, 2017, www.theanimenetwork.com will be relaunched solely in support of the Anime Network television and cable VOD service. There you will find schedule and programming information for local providers.
So long and thanks for your support. Anime Network Online signing off.
Anime Network, Inc., the premiere provider of anime programming, announced today that it acquired www.theanimenetwork.com top level domain (TLD) from Anime Network Online (ANO). ANO previously operated an online streaming service under Anime Network-licensed branding. Anime Network will transition the TLD toward services and information solely in support of its cable television and SVOD initiatives. Anime Network’s all HD SVOD offering is available to over 200 million households throughout North America.
HIDIVE LLC acquired the assets of AN ONLINE, LLC (formerly operating as Anime Network Online). The acquisition will enable HIDIVE to immediately increase its paid subscriber base as well as expand its outreach to addressable users. Following a limited transition period for subscriber migration to the HIDIVE™ online streaming service, AN Online will cease operations. Terms of the acquisition were not otherwise disclosed.