Frequently asked questions

What is "MAL-Badges"? is a website that provides a unique way for MyAnimeList users to showcase their achievements and interests through custom badges. Our mission is to provide MyAnimeList users with a fun and creative way to extend their profiles and share this with other fans.

Is MAL-Badges free to use? is completely free to use for all users. There are no hidden fees or charges associated with the use of our website. We believe in providing a fun and creative way for MyAnimeList users to showcase their achievements and interests without any barriers to entry.

How does this work?

To use, simply provide your MyAnimeList username and our website will collect your data from MyAnimeList to provide you with custom achievements. Our website uses your MyAnimeList profile to create unique badges based on your anime watching history, including how many anime you've watched, your favorite genres, and more. It's a fun and easy way to showcase your love for anime and share your achievements with others.

Is the website still being maintained? is still being actively maintained and updated, even after the shutdown of the previous version of MAL-Badges in November 2022. Our team is dedicated to providing a fun and reliable platform for MyAnimeList users to showcase their achievements and interests. We are constantly working to improve the user experience and add new features to our website!

Who is "Amadeus"?

Amadeus is our friendly robot on that keeps watch and executes various tasks and jobs to ensure smooth operation of our platform. This includes updating user profiles, anime entries, detecting cheaters, and much more.

How can I reach out?

If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback about, please feel free to contact us via our MyAnimeList Club. We value your input and are always happy to hear from our users. Our team strives to provide prompt and helpful responses to all inquiries.

Do profiles update automatically?

Currently, profiles on do not update automatically. Users will need to press the "Update" button manually to refresh their profile and update their achievements. However, other users can also update your profile for you by pressing the "Update" button on your behalf. There is a six-hour countdown period between updates.

Do you have any statistics?

Currently, our homepage on only displays the number of users, badges & XP earned. However, we are constantly working to provide more statistics and insights about your anime watching history and achievements. Stay tuned for more updates!

Who are currently the Verified Contributors?

Our current Contributors on are:


These individuals have contributed significantly to our website and have been recognized for their valuable contributions. We appreciate their hard work and dedication to improving our platform.

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