Crunchyroll has announced in an email to its users that it is increasing its subscription price for new users for its One-Month Premium membership plan from US$6.95 to US$7.99, and its Twelve-Month Premium membership plan from US$59.95 to US$79.99 for new users effective on May 1, 2019. The updated prices will take effect for existing users on August 1, 2019.
European prices will increase from £4.99 to £6.50 for the One-Month Premium membership plan, and from £39.99 to £64.99 for the Twelve-Month Premium membership plan.
The price increase affects users in the United States, Great Britain, Australia and the Nordics. The increase is the first major price increase in the service’s history.