[Locked] AniList Roadmap & Changelog


Please note that this roadmap and changelog is not a comprehensive list of all bugs and features to be addressed or implemented in the future.

Priorities may change dependant on the needs of the website and user base. Exact release dates can't be given, but feel free to ask on the Anilist discord server.

Use the Subscribe button at the bottom of this post for notifications on new site updates.

AniList Feature Roadmap

Top Priority

  • Open Source
  • AniChart redesign - Ongoing
  • Stats overhaul
  • Bug fixing/UI improvements - Ongoing
  • Staff/Character/Studio page sorting & filtering
  • Recommendations (User generated)

High Priority

  • Anime song data (OP/ED etc.)
  • Notification Rework - Initial Update Complete
  • New submissions system - Initial Update Complete
  • More patreon/donator rewards - Initial Update Complete
  • Quicker list editing
  • Quick list edit on anime/manga pages
  • More options around Twitter integration
  • Separate companies from animation studios for stats (This needs to be done manually so may take some time)
  • Add more fields to and clarify following section on anime/manga pages
  • Add favourite counts to Staff/Character/Studio pages
  • Episode & volume count stats
  • List view for Browse
  • List export & auto backups (dropbox, google drive, etc)
  • Improved airing page
  • Add forum threads & comments to user’s social page

Low Priority

  • Forum Rework (switch to the more traditional layout)
  • Groups/Clubs
  • Auto recommendations (machine learning)
  • Staff/Character name order/language options
  • More character & staff images
  • Additional fields for characters & staff
  • User uploadable images (for activity/forum etc)
  • Achievements & more statistics
  • Adding activity types for reviews, thread creation etc
  • Show score, progress, and other data on specific activity
  • Improve List Comparison feature
  • Polls
  • Dubbed languages data + ability to filter dubs
  • Add Manga/Light Novel publications
  • Review comments
  • Show anime/manga that make up stats for Staff/Actor/Character/Studio stats

Very Low Priority

  • Site UI translation (crowdsourced from users)
  • Industry News