Kickass Torrents Status, Alternatives, Mirror Proxies Jan 2019

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Kick Ass torrents website for downloading movies and files.
A list of KickassTorrents proxies, mirrors, and some of the popular and best alternatives.

Kickass Torrents Status

Since its introduction back in 2008, Kickass Torrents has been one of the most popular and one of the best torrent sites, providing users with unlimited access to latest movies, anime,  TV series, software, apps and games.

However, due to copyright infringement, the site was taken down in 2016. KAT was one of the biggest torrent sites out there.

This was followed by the arrest of its founder, Artem Vaulin. The site was subsequently banned by multiple countries and various internet service providers.

The old original Kickass domains were seized by the FBI, including the site’s torrent tracker, server and the original KAT database.

Kickass proxy and mirror sites are available and can be used to access KickassTorrents.

Best Kickass Torrents Proxy and Mirror Sites

Below is a complied list of Kickass proxy servers and mirror sites. Some of sites might not have 100% working search bar.  Some ISPs block torrent sites like KAT and you can use a VPN to bypass the block.

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Kickass mirrors are clones to the original site that allow users enjoy content similar to the original.

Due to regulations and security issues, KickassTorrents users may not be able to access it. This results to the domain being slow or unresponsive. But alternative and safe mirrors are available. Some of them include:


This is currently the primary domain of KickassTorrents.

Kick Ass torrents Torrenting was launched by community moderators shortly after the original site was taken down back in 2016. This site is similar to the original KickassTorrents, but has a lighter color theme. similar site to KickAss Torretns.

This site has the same basic structure as the original KickassTorrents. Users can browse the content as they please.

Website for Torrents KickAss. 4.

This site is also similar to the original KickassTorrents, but has a different simple structure for easy browsing.

Here’s a helpful list of proxy servers that can be used as safe tools to access KickassTorrents.


KickAss poxy site screenshot. The proxy site has a basic structure similar to the current primary site, thus allowing users browse the grouped content with ease.


The site is similar in structure, theme and feel to the above proxy site.

Sitenable website screenshot.

Just like the above site, this proxy is similar to the first proxy site.

Proxy site Sitenable.com4.

Similar to the above proxy sites, this proxy resembles the first site in terms of structure and theme.

Torrenting webisite 5.

This KickassTorrents proxy site is similar in terms of structure and theme to the first proxy site.

KickAss Torrents Proxy Site. KickassTorrents Alternatives

If the above mirrors and proxies do not work, you can opt to use some alternatives for KickassTorrents. Some of the popular alternatives include:

  1. The Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay Torrenting website. Founded in 2003 by Piratbyrån, is one of the best and famous torrent sites used worldwide. The veteran site has also had its fair share of domain seizures but has always bounced back in new domains.

It’s a better alternative due to its abundance of seeds, allowing for faster downloads.

2. 1337x

1337x torrenting website. This P2P site has been around for a long time, though it’s not as large as other websites. It is usually preferred by individuals looking for older or more obscure torrents. It provides a variety of classic versions for different games, software and applications in a visual appealing interface.

3. TorrentHound

Torrent Hound website screenshot. This is a lesser known but sufficient alternative. The site provides its own torrent client to help protect users’ privacy. They also provide live stats of libraries.

4. Torlock

TorLock torrenting website screenshot. This site offers a simple UI with well organized sections. But its most impressive feature it that it only lists verified torrents.


RARBG torrenting website. Founded in 2008, RARBG was initially based in Bulgaria but has since moved to Amsterdam. It’s one of the best high-quality torrents with a good number of seeders. It also boasts a lively community of users who give updates on new torrents and other torrent-related news.

6. ExtraTorrent

Extra Torrent torrenting website. In the absence of KickassTorrents, ExtraTorrent is one of the largest torrent indexing websites in the world. Although not as good as KAT, it’s an excellent alternative being home to ETTV and ETRG, famous for providing torrents for HD movies or TV shows in a variety of qualities including even Blu-ray.

7. Limetorrents

LimeTorrents Torrenting Website. Limetorrents is a relatively new site, but what makes it a suitable alternative is the fact that even after copyright infringement allegations, the site and its database rarely disappear.

8. Zooqle

Zooqle website for Torrents screenshot. For those who use torrents for movies and TV shows, Zooqle is a site that is dedicated to the entertainment sector. On this site you’ll find pretty much every new and exclusive movie or TV show, since it boasts of over 3.5 million verified torrents in its database.

9. YTS

YTS website for downloading movies. Regarded as the perfect imitation of YIFY, the site strictly focuses on TV shows and movies. What makes it an alternative is that since its inception the site has never experienced any down time and offers direct one-click download options for all of its content.

10. Torrentz2

Torrentz2 website for torrents. The site does not host any torrent files or magnet links, but instead lists results from other torrent search engines like Kickass and displays the results on a single page. This makes it a Google-like search engine for torrents.

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