Below are the livestreaming dates for the 8th Anime Trending Awards specific for certain locations:
|Local Area||UTC Timezone||Date & Time|
|US Pacific West (PST)||UTC -8||February 26 at 6PM|
|US Eastern Time Zone (EST)||UTC -5||February 26 at 9PM|
|Greenwich Time for UK (GMT)||UTC +0||February 27 at 2AM|
|Singapore Standard Time (SGT)||UTC +8||February 27 at 10AM|
|Japan Standard Time (JST)||UTC +9||February 27 at 11AM|
|Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)||UTC +11||February 27 at 1PM|
The 8th Anime Trending Awards will feature 28 categories voted by the community, including Anime of the Year, Best Boy, Best Girl, and Anime Movie of the Year categories. Fans had a chance to vote for their favorite series between November 15, 2021 to December 15, 2021.
In recent years, the Anime Trending Awards presented personal messages from anime production teams that thanked oversea audiences for watching and supporting their shows. This included text-based messages directly translated from Japanese to English and English-subtitled video messages from the teams.
Since 2013, Anime Trending has been the voice of international anime fans and provided weekly Top 10 rankings on seasonal anime, hosted discord community events, and collaborated with certain investors for anime promotions. The site started hosting the annual Anime Trending Awards in 2014, followed by the Decades Award for 2020.