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  1. rewatched series/movies/anime

    hey :) ive been a user a long time. and after some years of trying to find a good website for me this is the best one. there is one thing i would like! i rewatch many movies and series even anime. but i cant put it in that ive watched it twice. i know it would be a big update, but i think its worth it. that you could somehow put, rewatched where you can choose watched, dropped it, hold. then there would be a rewatched, and endless count on rewatched times.

    when you then press rewatch button, there…

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      3 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      I am planning to create some sort of edit interface where it would be possible to enter the number how many times you re-watched and to reset the marked episodes. In idea stage right now. But currently no plans to keep a history of both times you watched the same episode only the last watched date would be saved.

    • Favourite shows

      As well as you can mark tv shows, series and cartoons as "watching" or "on hold". There should be a favourite option, so you can keep track of your favourite shows.

      Have a great day

      16 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Import to Simkl  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Send alerts when a tv show or movie is available on one of your streaming services like Reelgood.

        A feature I've been wanting for a while is to get an alert when a movie or tv show is available on one of the streaming services I subscribe to. Reelgood does a great job at this, providing email, text, & push notifications. I would also love to be able to filter searches by what is available on my services and filtering out shows I've already seen. If Simkl had these features, it would completely replace Reelgood and Rotten Tomatoes for me.

        What I am looking for in the perfect movie/tv tracking service in order of priority is:
        1. search…

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          0 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Merge anime seasons into one show

          It would be much better if you could merge Seasons 1 & 2 of Attack On Titan, My Hero Academia, and any other anime in need on your site into one show.

          74 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • A version of simkl for books

            Either a new branch of the website or added in with the tv shows, anime, and movies

            58 votes
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              3 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Games section

              Please add Games section. This would be a great way for people who play games. And I think this will make this site perfect for everyone.

              102 votes
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                6 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Create custom lists

                Ability to create lists like "favorite movies", best movies of 2015", "top horror movies" etc =)

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                  planned in long term  ·  5 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Recommendations

                  Recommendations; to list and to show some movies , shows and animes that are recommended (based on pre-rated and/or currently watching movies , shows or animes)

                  249 votes
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                    5 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Mobile Support

                    Mobile Support for all features of the service. Perhaps native apps, or a web app at minimum.

                    32 votes
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                      App ideas  ·  0 comments  ·  Simkl TV Tracker app  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • A True Simkl Plugin For Plex

                      I'm currently using the Simkl Webhook with Plex, which is good btw, but we need something that's a little more versatile, along the lines of a true Plex plugin, that's not restricted to just marking shows/movies as watched based on what's currently being watched with Plex. Something along the lines of the Trakt plugin, that can also be adjusted to Push all-time watched statuses, watched progress, ratings, lists, newly acquired shows, removed shows, etc associated with your entire Plex library over to Simkl, or Pull the aforementioned from your Simkl library and sync it with Plex. That would be ultimate…

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                        3 comments  ·  API  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • It would be good if there was a way to find "movies like this." Just plug in what you're looking for and SIMKL genereates suggestions.

                        It would be good if there was a way to find "movies like this." Just plug in what you're looking for and SIMKL genereates suggestions.

                        Similar to TasteDive and Movie-Map.

                        3 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Bugs in Windows app.

                          When running it causes strange behaviour in already opened windows. Sometimess you need several tries to switch between opened explorer windows for example. Or when switching from browser window to explorer window the focus changes, but the browser window stays on top for some reason. Or you need to click on explorer icon in taskbar several times to see the explorer window on top of somethimg already opened.

                          4 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Simkl TV Tracker app  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Most likely you have multiple Microsoft Visual C++ versions installed on your computer and the tracker gets stuck, uninstalling them usually helps. You can find Visual* in: Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features

                          • Import from Anilist.co

                            Import from Anilist.co

                            21 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Import to Simkl  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Sync MAL & SIMKL

                              Sync MAL & SIMKL so that whenever I mark an episode as watched/completed/not interested it automatically updates MAL. The way it is now, whenever I watch a new anime episode or update an anime to completed/Not interested/plan to watch I have to update it on both sides separately. Be great if I could update if on SIMKL and have it update on my MAL

                              30 votes
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                                3 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • TV Shows/Movies Poster & Backdrop Artwork Submissions

                                Would it be possible one day to suggest or perhaps submit an updated poster and/or backdrop artwork for a particular tv show or movie? For example, Hawaii Five-0 has updated art reflecting their new characters...

                                https://imgur.com/s8j7VK0.jpg
                                https://i.imgur.com/8FpPV7R.jpg
                                https://i.imgur.com/PXDJwDi.jpg

                                I think it would be a cool feature if we could submit possible candidates for updating tv shows and movie artwork here at Simkl, or at the very least offer suggestions for you guys to consider on the backend.

                                9 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Crunchyroll episode list incomplete

                                  Simkl works mostly great, but there are crunchyroll episodes not indexed.
                                  This also makes the scrobbler extension not to work.
                                  For example:
                                  https://simkl.com/anime/38636/one-piece/episode-385/ is available at https://www.crunchyroll.com/one-piece/episode-385-halfway-across-the-grand-line-arrival-at-the-red-line-658601

                                  3 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  Incorrect Show or Movie description  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Half star ratings

                                    Half star ratings. Being able to vote 8.5* instead of 8* or 9* would be really nice for more fine tuned ratings.

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Expand list of streaming options (i.e. Amazon Prime, Crunchyroll, Funimation, Crackle, etc)

                                      Listed streaming options should be expanded to include Amazon Prime, Crunchyroll, Funimation, Adult Swim, Crackle, TubiTV, and other popular streaming options. Reelgood is a competitor that has many of these options listed when on a title's information page.

                                      15 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Feed

                                        "feed" to be able to post in your profile about the show you're currently watching or anything. and make it more like a social network to talk and meet new friends with the same interests and share things with them.

                                        7 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Website Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • inteviews exclusives ?

                                          Ajouter des contenus exclusifs par rapport à des séries, etc (interviews d'acteur.trice.s/réalisateur.trice.s, ... )

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