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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.

    • 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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      • 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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        • 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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          • 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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            • Create custom lists

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

              103 votes
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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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                • 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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                  • 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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                    • 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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                      • 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.

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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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                          • 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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                            • tv show/ anime list improvement

                              i feel the idea of having image and a description when you click on dashboard then if you go to TV list/ anime list having images and a description there would help seeing the title alone makes it difficult whether if i wanna re-watch or not

                              14 votes
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                              • Inbox

                                to be able to chat with other and recommend them Shows and Movies.

                                6 votes
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                                • filter number of episodes left to watch per show

                                  filter number of episodes left to watch

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                                  • Clearly list streaming options from a title's main page

                                    Right now you have to click on an episode to see the available streaming options, but there should be a clear list of available streaming options for the series in general from the main information page of any title. This is a feature on the mobile apps.

                                    5 votes
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                                    • 4 votes
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                                      • Customize your profile

                                        being able to customize your profile by choosing what shows up on it

                                        34 votes
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                                        • Different Rating Scales

                                          The ability to switch to rating scales other than integers from 1-10 would be useful. I prefer a 0.x-10.0 scale (or 1-100 or whatever) for more fine tuned rankings.

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