As a Roku user, you already know that you have a ton of entertainment content you can stream on the big screen. In the same manner, there are a lot of anime channels on Roku, and the best one will help you stream your favorite anime content.

Best Channels to Watch Anime on Roku

Best Anime ChannelRoku Channel Store LinkRatings
VRVRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
FunimationRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
Pokemon TVRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
CrunchyrollRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
Pluto TVRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
HIDIVERoku Channel Store★★★★☆
HuluRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
Tubi TVRoku Channel Store★★★★☆
CrackleRoku Channel Store★★★☆☆
CONtv AnimeRoku Channel Store★★★☆☆

1. VRV ($9.99 per month)


VRV is an OTT platform that is the hub of all of the popular anime channels to date. And by subscribing to the VRV platform, you can watch popular anime channels like the Boomerang, Cartoon Hangover, Crunchyroll, Hidive, Mondo, Nick Splat, and VRV Originals. So, if you want more than 20000+ hours of anime entertainment, you can choose the VRV platform.

2. Funimation ($9.99 per month)


Stream anime on Roku TV with the help of the Funimation channel. Get unlimited access to the hundreds of subtitles and anime shows dubbed in English. Funimation has a huge library of classic anime shows, the latest simulcast shows, etc. In addition, it has the largest collection of anime episodes, HD shows, movies, etc. With the subscription, you can watch the original Japanese broadcast within a week.

3. Pokemon TV (Free)

Pokemon TV - anime on Roku

The name Pokemon takes us back to our younger days. So, Pokemon TV offers you all the seasons of the journey of Ash, Pikachu, and his friends. In the meantime, you only have to register an account on Pokemon TV. After that, you can stream all the seasons of Pokemon absolutely free.

4. Crunchyroll ($7.99 per month)


With Crunchyroll, you can watch Japan’s popular anime shows. Since its launch, it has been rated a world-famous anime channel or app. Crunchyroll has the largest collection of anime libraries, and it will be updated every week. For instance, it lets you stream Sailor Moon, Naruto Shippuden, etc. It is available for free, or you can even subscribe to Crunchyroll premium to stream anime content without any ads. Also, it brings new episodes after one hour of airing in Japan.

5. Pluto TV (Free)

Pluto TV - Anime on Roku

Pluto TV is mostly known for streaming live TV channels. Even its library contains on-demand content. Also, you can find some of the popular anime content as well. Popular content includes One Punch Man, Naruto, One Piece, and more.

6. HIDIVE ($4.99 per month)


HIDIVE is an online legal platform to stream all of your favorite anime at an affordable cost. And the subscription to the HIDUIVE platform will only cost you $4.99 per month. Also, with the subscription to this platform, you will get a 14-day free trial. That means you can browse across the library of the HIDIVE platform to stream all your favorite anime shows legally on your Roku device.

7. Hulu ($7.99 per month)

Hulu - Anime on Roku

Streaming services like Hulu needs no introduction. It is a one-stop destination to stream all the on-demand content. Even you have the option to stream the anime content as well. Some of the popular anime content streaming on the Hulu platform is My Hero Academia, One, Piece, Naruto Shippuden, and more.

8. Tubi TV (Free)

Tubi - Anime on Roku

Tubi TV is one of the popular streaming media services that have a huge collection of movies and TV shows. Even it has a bunch of anime collections as well. Some of the popular anime content included with Tubi TV are Dante’s inferno, Bleach, Wicked City, and more.

9. Crackle (Free)


Crackle is not a purely anime-based platform. But with it, you can easily stream some of the popular anime content. In its library, you can find a lot of anime content. Even you can find some popular content like Digimon and more. Additionally, you only have to create a free account on Crackle to get access to the app.

10. CONtv Anime (Free With Ads)

CONtv - Anime on Roku

CONtv Anime is a type of platform you can use to stream your favorite anime movie or series for free. But not all anime content is free on the CONtv Anime platform. At the same time, ads will be played in between your streaming with the free account. However, you can become a premium member at CONtv Anime at $6.99 per month to access unlimited anime content available on the CONtv Anime platform.

How to Get Anime Channel on Roku

#1. Use the Roku TV remote and press the Home button.

#2. Click on Streaming Channels from the left pane.

#3. Then, select Search Channels.

#3. Type the anime channel name you want to add on the virtual keyboard using your Roku TV remote. For example, FunimationNow.

#4. Choose the same channel from the suggestion list.

#5. On the next screen, click on Add Channel.

Add FunimationNow on Roku

#6. Finally, the anime channel will be added to your Roku TV. Then, you can launch it to watch your favorite anime shows.

Now, you have one of the best anime channels on Roku. With it installed, you won’t have any issues streaming your favorite anime content.