Create Your Own Live Broadcast!

What's Niconico Live?

Our live stream service allows
broadcasters and their viewers
to create programs together in real time via comments.

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Comment in broadcasts to socialize with broadcasters and with fellow viewers!

Watch on any platform!

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Join a community if you like its broadcasts!
You'll receive a notice the next time it broadcasts.

  • *Only available in Japanese language.

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Watch and enjoy past broadcasts as they were meant to be seen during their original stream!

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Promote broadcasts to support broadcasters!

  • Your broadcast will be promoted from within the video watch player.
  • Depending on how many Ad points you have, you can give video up-loaders tickets for booking and extensions.
  • *Only available in Japanese language.

You must sign up (free) to use Niconico.

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