Can I pay for Crunchyroll without a card? How can I do it?

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What payment methods do you accept?

Crunchyroll accepts various payment methods in all over the world, always trying to obtain maximum comfort and tranquility for all its users. Now, the most common payment methods are by credit card. However, currently payment has also been facilitated via a Paypal account, if you do not wish to use your own credit cards.

Remember that Crunchyroll is an application originally created for the Nintendo Wii U console. It allows you to see the widest variety of chapters from Japanese anime series with Spanish subtitles if you wish. You can also download Crunchyroll videos to your PC or mobile.



That's why we now present you the instructions on how to make payments on Crunchyroll, using a Paypal account.

Start a free period for yourself using a Paypal account

If you don't want to use yours credit cards on the Crunchyroll streaming platform, we will show you the necessary steps to do it through a Paypal account.

  • First of all, you should go to the official Crunchyroll website.
  • Select the available plan suited to your interests, where you have to click on the link corresponding to " Get free period «.
  • Now on the main Crunchchyroll website, read the conditions and click on the «Continue» icon to start your free trial period.
  • You will then need to use a Paypal account for your future billing information.
  • Click on the icon that appears on the screen as " Pay with Paypal «.
  • Now you will need to enter your Paypal account.
  • Finally, click on the «Continue» icon to confirm that you want to start the free trial period.

Purchase a recurring subscription directly

If what you want is to buy a recurring subscription on the Crunchyroll platform, without using any credit card, just follow the simple steps that will be mentioned below.



  • First of all, you should go to the official website of Crunchyroll.
  • Select the appropriate plan that fits your preferences.
  • Click on the corresponding link with the icon » Skip the free period »Or the« Select »button to purchase a subscription directly.
  • Select the desired subscription package and then press the corresponding button.
  • The various forms of payment available will then be displayed here.
  • Select the Paypal icon as the payment method.
  • Now enter your Paypal account.
  • Then, you can press the «Continue» icon to confirm and process the payment via Paypal.

Purchase a non-recurring membership as a gift for a friend

If what you want is to do a unforgettable gift to your favorite person, then we will tell you how to purchase a non-recurring membership as a gift.


  • First of all, you should go to the person's profile on Crunchyroll
  • Select the button on the left side of the screen » Send gift «.
  • Make sure the person's username is spelled correctly.
  • Choose the type of subscription based on your preferences.
  • Select the appropriate subscription package.
  • Check your cart, making sure everything is correct.
  • Then, click on the » Proceed to the exit «.
  • You will need to use a credit card or Paypal account for your billing information.
  • Select the "Paypal" icon as a payment method and log into your account.
  • Click «Continue» to confirm and successfully process the payment.


Also, if you don't want to use a credit card and want to gift someone the anime experience Crunchyroll, you can do it. Just go to an authorized store and request the prepaid form. If you have more questions, don't forget to visit your favorite Look How It Is Made page.

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