KickAss Torrents is back on internet.
KickAss Torrents also referred as KAT was a torrents downloading website removed by US government in 2016. It was the world’s most visited torrent website before its removal.
It allowed its user to download copyrighted programs and movies for free. This feature brought millions of new users each day.
Since it allowed the users to access copyrighted movies, music and shows for free, it was removed by US government due to illegitimacy.
What can you use instead?
The original domain of KAT can come to internet with different name but for now all we have got are mirror websites which works a little differently but provide similar services. They might look different but work exactly the same as KAT. You can easily access these replicated websites on internet using VPN if not accessible in your region.
Mirror Websites for KAT:
KAT claimed that their website obey Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and discard any material having a copyright claim but they never did so. So, they were sued by software owners and film makers and their website were removed by US government.
The mirror websites are available on internet that provides similar services. It is quite hard to adapt to new torrents but it’s up to user what he/she chooses to do.
Currently, The Pirate Bay is the most famous torrent website on internet with millions of users. It is now consider one of the most used torrent website on globe. A user can download movies, music, games and programs.
Here is the list of mirror websites (replicated sites) one can use in place of KAT:
Chances of Returning of KAT:
The KickAss Torrents have been removed for five years now but it is not back yet. The chances of KAT return is very low but it is possible that the website return with a new domain name.
We are not certain about KickAss Torrents return because no announcement has been made by owner is this regard.
Some similar websites to KickAss Torrents:
There are some websites on internet which are not mirror websites but provide similar services like KAT. Following are the websites:
TorLock is a very reliable torrent website which may be unavailable in some countries but can be used easily with the help of VPN. Users can access songs, softwares, movies, games and TV shows for free. The website is highly developed and works fine even in slow internet connection. User can stop the download at any point and can access the half downloaded file/film on its computer.
- The Pirate Bay:
The Pirate Bay is world’s most visited torrent website with millions of users. It provides the user access to newly released games, songs, films and shows. It is a sharing website which only shares the information about where to find respective shows and games etc. but doesn’t host any files itself.
iDope is a torrent website created as a tribute to KickAss Torrents. It has also developed mobile app for users who don’t have a pc or laptop. There are no hidden costs or pop-ups. The user identity is safe because they delete the user’s IP. Users can download free torrents without worrying about malwares and viruses.
1337x is a very reliable torrent website which provides access to unlimited movies, films, games, softwares etc. It is the world’s sixth most popular torrent website on internet. Users can access movies, TV shows, games, music, apps, anime, documentaries etc. for free.
ExtraTorrents is a very efficient torrent website and one of largest torrent search engine. It is fastest and most secure BitTorrent system. It has become very popular after the take down of KickAss Torrents by US government.
LimeTorrents is a famous torrent search engine which doesn’t host torrent files itself. Like The Pirate Bay it provides accessible links to torrents which users can download.
Zooqle is a torrent website that provides access to high quality movies and song videos. It also has the feature of live streaming. Zooqle can be blocked in some countries but can be easily accessed by using VPN.
YTS is a famous torrent website also known as Yify Torrents. It gives access to high quality movies with smallest possible file size. As the files are small sized, the download is fast and doesn’t affect storage of your device. You can access brand new movies using YTS.
- Dirty Torrents:
Dirty Torrents is a popular torrent website which gives user access to television shows, music, movies, games, audios, applications etc.
It doesn’t host the torrent files itself but provide user the links to torrents. It is similar to The Pirate Bay.
These are the alternative torrents for KAT.
We hope this guide will be helpful and you can understand the difference between mirror websites of KAT and similar torrent sites. For more information about KickAss Torrents, please click here.