Whether you’re a fan of anime series or not, you would definitely have heard of KissAnime.
KissAnime is an online anime streaming website that lets you watch anime series for free. As a matter of fact, you’ll be able to see the most popular anime series to date.
You can watch all the series in exceptional video quality, i.e., 240p to 1080p. Along with anime series, it also offers comics and soundtracks and that too without any subscription fees.
You might be wondering, “if I’m a fan of a particular category, even then is it a good choice?”
Yes! KissAnime offers a wide range of categories, including Comedy, Romance, Horror, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Sports, and many more. So, there’s no possibility that you won’t find your favorite category out there.
Although you can watch the series online for free, then what is the need of downloading them?
Suppose, you’ve got a slow speed internet connection, then you’ll face buffering (a most common issue among people) while watching.
That’s why most people prefer to download anime series from KissAnime.
In this article, we will see how to download videos on your desktop and mobile.
You can download your favorite anime on your desktop in two different ways:
- From KissAnime website directly
- Using Internet Download Manager (IDM)
Download Anime from KissAnime Website Directly
Before you use third-party software for downloading videos, we suggest using KissAnime’s official website.
To download anime, follow the below steps:
Step 1: Visit the KissAnime website on your desktop.
Step 2: In case you don’t find your anime series on the homepage. Search for the series that you want to download using KissAnime search bar (on the top-right corner).
For example, we have searched for Naruto.
Step 3: Once you click on a particular series, you’ll be redirected to its main page. Then, scroll down and click on the episode you want to download.
Step 4: By default, the HydraX server (sometimes, Beta server) will be shown. So, you need to change the server to Mp4Upload.
(You might be redirected to a captcha to make sure you’re a human. To move ahead, you need to solve the puzzle.)
Step 5: Now, click on the download icon as shown in the below image.
Step 6: You’ll be redirected to the download page. Scroll down and click on the Download button.
Within a few minutes, the episode will be downloaded.
Note: The above steps are applicable for every anime series that is available on KissAnime.
Download Anime from KissAnime Using IDM
In case you’re unable to download videos using the first method, then this one will definitely work for you.
Before we begin with the complete process, you need to first download and install the Internet Download Manager on your desktop.
To download videos using IDM, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Open a web browser and visit KissAnime. Make sure that the IDM is running in the background.
Step 2: On the top right corner, enter the anime series in the search bar that you want to download.
For example, we have searched for Dragon Ball.
Step 3: Click on the appropriate search result and then you’ll be redirected to the main page of the series. Scroll down and click on the episode you want to download.
Step 4: After solving the puzzle, you’ll be able to see the episode from the web player. You’ll have to wait until you see a “Download this video” on the top right corner of the web player.
Step 5: Click on the download button and the IDM download box will be open. As soon as you click on “Start Download”, the episode will start downloading automatically.
Download Videos from KissAnime on Android
Watching anime on the desktop is much more fun compared to mobile, but still, if you use a smartphone to watch anime series, then you should follow the below steps:
Step 1: Firstly, you need to download and install AnimeDLR on your smartphone.
(If there’s an issue while installing, make sure you’ve enabled the installation from unknown sources.)
Step 2: Once it’s installed, open the app and click on the three-line icon (☰). Then, click on Sources and select KissAnime.
Step 3: Now, click on the three-line icon again and search for the series that you want to download.
Step 4: When your anime series shows up in the list, click Proceed. Then you’ll be able to see a list of all the episodes.
Step 5: Long-press on the episode that you want to download, then swipe left and click Download.
Your video will be downloaded shortly.
Troubleshooting the issue with downloads
If you’re unable to download videos by following the above methods, then there might be some issues with your browser.
We recommend using Google Chrome as it’s the most compatible web browser out there for this purpose.
After switching to Chrome, if you are facing the same problem, then follow the steps below:
- Open the Chrome web browser.
- Go to Settings > Privacy and Security > Clear browsing data.
- Checkbox the Cookies and other site data, and Cached images and files.
- Click on Clear data.
- Close your browser and launch it once again.
Now, you’ll be able to download the videos from KissAnime.
Before you start downloading any video from KissAnime, make sure that you’re using the official site.
Many web developers and hackers have created mirror websites of the original one. And, they use those websites to spam the users.
Now, you know how to download anime series from KissAnime. If you’re unable to find a specific season or an episode, then it might not be uploaded on the platform yet.
A new episode usually takes up a week to show up on the website.
Have you downloaded your favorite anime series from KissAnime? If not, then follow the methods mentioned in this article.
If you’re still finding some problems while downloading videos, then feel free to ask us in the comment section below.