Mid-Fall Update October, 14

2556 views    posted 17 Oct 2014, 18:07 by KickassTorrents    
Hey everybody!

Kickass has been released today and here are the changes:
- As usual, lots of bugs were fixed;
- The idea ‘Request Torrent Button at Uploader Wall’ was completed. Now you are allowed to request torrents from Uploader’s profile.
Its benefits:
1. Uploader gets a quick request and can either complete it or delete if needed;
2. It’s easy for User to request a torrent rather then to visit forum and waste time seeking for the right post there;
3. This feature helps an Uploader to gain reputation points by completing the request;

- Now Users have the possibility to fill missing summaries for all media types;

- Chat was restyled and Users have the possibility to minimize it;


- There were 5 new languages added to Kickass:

Special thanks to those who participate in translating new and old languages, finding bugs, suggesting good ideas!
Thanks to all of you for being with us!

KAT Team

Kickass Wallpapers Competition Winners!

5957 views    posted 22 Sep 2014, 10:39 by KickassTorrents    
Greeting everyone!

With great pleasure we present you the winners of our Kickass Wallpapers Competition !

Congratulations Championiest3726 , Nightmare51.92K and Tophey3043 !

You have done an amazing job!

Here are the new official KickassTorrents desktop wallpapers for your eyes only:

1. Championiest3726


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2. Nightmare51.92K


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3. Tophey3043


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Enjoy and share with friends!

Kickass Wallpapers Competition!

8781 views    posted 18 Aug 2014, 08:59 by KickassTorrents    
Hi everyone!
We are glad to start our next Wallpapers Competition at!
See details here.

Let's have a little fun!
KAT Team

May'14 Updates

7888 views    posted 30 May 2014, 13:11 by KickassTorrents    
Hi everyone!
Just a short update, that KAT team has been working hard on improving Kickass and we managed a lot!
We are adding more languages, Afrikaans is one of them and thanks a lot to all the translators for participating and great job!
You can also subscribe to KAT Blog RSS feed now.

Summer is coming, so let's have a great time together and apart.

Always with you,
Team Kickass

April'14 Updates

6848 views    posted 18 Apr 2014, 12:07 by KickassTorrents    
Hi everyone!

Changes in music section
A Kickass update was released yesterday and we are happy to announce that we've updated Torrent Media Types with Music and others were also improved. There is also an opportunity to add Artists to Bookmarks now.

Super users and higher can change categories
The update brought a new tool to our trusted Super Users and Translators, category changer. Now SU and Translators can help out the site by changing torrents to their rightful category.
With this 3 new achievements was released with it

Disable viewing of animated user pics
For some people running animated images can take much resources of your computer, hence why we have added the opportunity to disable such user pics.
This is accessible via settings > general > check 'Disable animated userpics'

A lot of bugs were fixed as well.

March upd.1 - Uploader rules fix and Torrents Day 2014

43241 views    posted 27 Mar 2014, 14:38 by KickassTorrents    
Dear Kickass Uploaders,

From this day forth, we’re allowing you to use social links, release group sites and pay-per-click links in your torrent descriptions. Abusing this privilege by linking malicious content will not be tolerated and will result in you losing your statuses and/or your account.

Kickass Team also wishes everybody a happy Torrents' Day 2014! Our mod elma96.68K - prepared a special post for you, so please don't hesitate to read it via Mr.Pink's blog -

Team Kickass

New Uploading Policy

13051 views    posted 31 Jan 2014, 20:16 by KickassTorrents    
Hello everyone!
We got some news for you. First of all due to an overwhelming number of fakes we decided to allow uploading of .RAR and .WMV files only for verified uploaders.

Second - with a heavy heart we decided to forbid uploading for all new users. If you want to upload torrents, you will need to apply.
We understand that this might be an unpopular decision, but our goal has always been keeping KickassTorrents clean and friendly, so we have to restrict the upload feature and keep the people who use it to upload fakes or frauds out of our website.

All users registered before January 31st 2014 have upload rights. Only users registered after this date will have to apply for upload privileges.

Thank you for your understanding and stay tuned for more upcoming features!

Merry Xmas Everyone!

4205 views    posted 24 Dec 2013, 19:30 by KickassTorrents    

We've been a little slow on the updates lately, but we promise lot's of new features in 2014. And meanwhile Merry Christmas and a happy New Year Everyone!

And don't forget that we have a Christmas Lottery on the way!


Haunted Release #1 - Like/Dislike update, Mark as read and Achievements

7724 views    posted 31 Oct 2013, 14:11 by KickassTorrents    
Boys and girls of every age, would you like to see something... new?

1. The possibility to undo your like or dislike. It's been around for a while but now we got all the loose ends tied and you are free to use this helpful (and rep cheating safe) feature.


To undo your rating just click the rating option one more time.

2. Mark as read option for messages.
Everyone has them, so we decided that we need one too. You can find the option at the bottom of the page right next to the delete option.


3. We improved our achievements system and soon we'll offer a whole pile of them, so keep your eyes open.

As a bonus our magnificent mod team started their official competitions section in the community. Feel free to join in!

And a spooky Halloween to you lads and lassies!

New Messaging System Beta!

4339 views    posted 21 Aug 2013, 14:08 by KickassTorrents    
Finally with the Summer coming to an end we are ready to roll out some awesome new features!

1. New Messages
They're still in beta, but this system has way more potential than the old one and in time we will develop it into a modern messaging similar to dialogue messaging in social networks. Right now you can either use the messaging button, or just enter the recipients in the upper field in the Create New tab and initiate a dialogue with one of the fellow KAT users. Your new history will displayed in form of an easily editable dialogue and in time we will improve this system both visually and from the inside.

For a while you will also have access to the old messaging system but we will soon remove it completely, so if you really want to keep your old messaging history, go over to our forum and vote.


2. Search in Bookmarks


3. New Media Type: Book!
Hopefully this will help to organise most of the books that people upload here.