Anime websites are taking hits for copyright issues and unfortunately, 4anime has been taken down. For more details, continue reading this article.
4anime is one of the famous free anime streaming websites that was leading the free anime streaming industry. On 4anime, you can watch new anime without having to pay a single penny. However, since licensed works were made available to consumers for free, the publishers started to take action against these websites and unfortunately, 4anime took the hit as well.
Anime piracy is something that is currently in trend. Consumers can get their hands on any anime with the help of these websites. The battle against piracy has been going on for decades and many websites were taken down in the process.
4anime Privacy error
So, if you are trying to visit the 4anime website and facing errors, that isn’t because of your internet. On the subreddit of 4anime, it was revealed that the website is shut down for good along with another website named Simply.moe, due to copyright issues. This means that you cannot access the website from now on and nothing can be done to fix it. However, the discord server of 4anime will be converted into a discord community which will be completely separated from the 4anime site.
Also, if you are facing this privacy error, this might mean that the website’s SSL certificate has expired or is invalid due to shut down. So, there is nothing to be done as it can be updated by the website developers only. Therefore, when you are trying to access the website, your browser isn’t able to verify the SSL certificate of the website which is resulting in the error.
Well, it is indeed very sad news for anime lovers as their favorite anime website has been the victim in the war against piracy. However, we strongly believe that piracy is a threat to online licensed content, and the battle against piracy should continue until piracy no longer exists.
However, since it does exist in 2021, you can head over to other websites to watch your favorite anime for free. Here are some of the famous of its alternatives suggested by Redditors.