New partnership will bring selected HIDIVE anime properties to Anime-Planet’s streaming platform.
HOUSTON -- HIDIVE and Anime-Planet have announced a partnership that enables Anime-Planet’s more than 5 million monthly users to stream a selection of HIDIVE’s anime catalog directly on Anime-Planet.com. Users can browse and view the anime library using Anime-Planet’s interface, which is integrated with many other site features, such as personalized recommendations, anime and manga list tracking, reviews and other community features.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Anime-Planet to deliver HIDIVE’s exciting anime content to Anime-Planet’s passionate users,” commented HDIVE president and founder, John Ledford. “Anime-Planet.com is a fan-favorite destination for content discovery, crowd-sourced reviews, recommendations, streaming aggregated legal anime and all-things-fandom. We’re pleased to add more value to that experience through our HIDIVE player and other content geared toward Anime-Planet users.”
“We’re so excited to announce this partnership with HIDIVE,” added Anime-Planet founder, Kim Cameron. “HIDIVE offers many unique simulcasts and content from Japan that our community will love, and will give our community even more choices for supporting the legal anime industry. We’re thrilled to start surfacing HIDIVE’s anime offerings through our content database and recommendation engine.”
The new HIDIVE x Anime-Planet features are expected to launch March 19, 2020 and will be available to all Anime-Planet users depending on territory restrictions.