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  • Anime-focused streaming service Crunchyroll has announced its first price hike since 2019.
  • The price increase affects its middle and top tiers in several countries, including the US.
  • Thankfully, the entry-level plan is still $7.99 a month.

We’ve seen a ton of streaming services institute price increases in the past few years, with the likes of Disney Plus, Netflix, and Hulu all hiking subscription fees. The anime-focused Crunchyroll has resisted this urge since 2019, but all good things must come to an end.

Crunchyroll has announced a price increase on its website this week (h/t: The Verge), affecting its middle and top tiers in “Argentina, Colombia, France, Portugal, the United States and select additional countries.”