AUEngine update

By u/Xythar - 6 months ago

Huge announcement to make regarding AUEngine.

On August 1, AUEngine will cease to function. At least not directly accessible by users. This is because Google has detected a bug in their billing system that we've been abusing for quite a while now.

For almost a year we've been getting billed for only $220+ (All costs are displayed in US Dollar)

while the true cost is:

AUEngine True Cost

What we're going to do next is to keep our Google Cloud Storage private (for archive purposes) and then deploy streaming servers which will replace Google Cloud in the front

This means AUEngine will not be as fast as before because we have limited streaming servers (compared to letting users directly accessing videos from google which has infinite number of servers)

This will be worked on in the coming days by the Dev.

Due to this huge change, AUEngine's survival will depend SOLELY on the ad revenue and the generous donations from our community.

You can help by donating to our patreon:

[CLICK TO JOIN] AnimeUltima Official Discord

Always check and monitor #announcements channel to stay up to date with all latest site news, issues and fixes.
We strongly recommend joining the discord to stay updated with all news, issues and fixes.

GOLDEN RULE (Permanent - Non-Disputable):

No advertising, self promotion, referral links, or server invites. NO MENTIONS OR LINKING TO OTHER ANIME SITES OR APPS.

This will warrant an immediate ban from the website and/or discord server, just don't do it.

We have also heard some conversations about users not having a good privacy browser or vpn well here's a recommendation from us:
Browser: [CLICK HERE] Brave Browser
AnimeUltima and AnimeFlix are now a Brave Verified Creator! You can now send tips/donations with BAT via the Brave Browser.
Verified creators get paid for their tips during the first week of each calendar month. You can also set a monthly recurring contribution from within the Brave Rewards panel.
To tip via Brave Browser click on this icon in the address bar area
Brave Browser Donate