AniDB HTTP API
The definitive anime data resource for your application!
This API is best for accessing and manipulating data pertaining to anime shows, movies, games, and other related media.
Developers should use this API because it provides easy access to a large catalogue of anime titles, episodes, characters, and related media. It also gives them control over quota-limited API calls, making it easy to retrieve data without having to worry about requests being blocked due to excessive use. Additionally, the API is also lightweight meaning developers can quickly deploy it without having to worry about its size or compatibility with other applications or languages.
- Locate detailed data on approximately 350
- 000 anime titles and 500
- 000 anime episodes; search for characters
- and episodes; streamline content updates with automatic versioning; access lightweight resources in several languages; use simple HTTPS API calls; control per-method quantity quotas.
Potential use cases
- Streaming Analytics Analysis: Develop an analytics platform that collects data from streaming video services and uses AniDB API to provide insights on viewership trends for anime viewers.
- Analyzing Anime Reactions: Design an app that leverages AniDB API to collect anime-related user reactions to create a more personalized experience for users.
- Promotional Item Finder: Create a platform to allow users to search for promotional items from AniDB API that are related to the anime they watch.
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